Howard University is getting Fro-Yo. A lease has been signed with fro.zen.yo, a self serve frozen yogurt chain. It will be located in the Wonder Plaza, the retail strip adjacent to the Howard University bookstore.
Izakaya Seki, a Japanese restaurant, has opened at 1117 V St, NW. The restaurant, which is housed in a refurbished barber shop, offers Japanese specialties (sushi) plus a variety of grilled dishes, saki, Japanese beers and whiskey.
J. Crew, the traditional-with-a-twist clothing store, has opened their third location in DC in the Penn Quarter neighborhood at 950 F St, NW. The store will offer both men's and women's clothing.
National Harbor welcomes two new retailers: Blink Blanco, a globally influenced fashion boutique, and Angst Girl, a clothing store for the "edgy, restless, and rebellious" young woman. Both concepts are from the White House | Black Market group.
Tacos El Chilango, the first brick and mortar location of the popular Arlington food truck, has opened at 1119 V St, NW. The menu offers nine different types of tacos, agua frescos and Mexican sodas.