Looking for something to do this weekend on U Street? We have you covered!
Zawadi (1524 U Street NW)
Since 1992, Zawadi has featured an amazing rotation of both contemporary and traditional African art. Attracting locals and tourists alike, their selection of home, clothing, and beauty products features vibrant colors and unique patterns. As the weather gets colder, consider purchasing one of their artisanal ponchos or scarves to keep warm. And, of course, they’re already ready for the holidays with a list of featured products that make great gifts for friends and family. Their inventory is always changing, so stop by and see what’s new!
El Secreto de Rosita (1624 U Street NW)
El Secreto de Rosita is one of the newest restaurants on U Street, and it’s clear why they’re already a neighborhood hit! Their menu, created by Executive Chef Cristian Granada, rotates to use the best and freshest ingredients of the season. This fall, they’re offering delicious dishes like aji de gallon with shredded chicken and aji amarrillo sauce, as well as chi jau kay de carne with stir fried rib eye and soy orange reduction. Using inspiration from Hispanic and Asian cuisine, their dishes offer all of the best flavors in a warm and eclectic hacienda atmosphere. Stop by and see what the buzz is all about!
Lost Society (2001 14th Street NW)
Wanting to get your party on this weekend? Grab a drink and get lost with Lost Society! This Saturday, November 6th from 4:00pm-10:00pm, the club is offering a complimentary beer, wine, or rail spirit with your RSVP. Dance along with their professional DJ or enjoy their infamous 3 for $20 food menu all evening long. If you’re 21 and up and looking to let loose after a long week, this party is the perfect place to go! And if you’re worried about the cold weather, don’t stress – their rooftop deck bar is heated, so you can enjoy the views without freezing.
Parlour Salon (1522 U Street NW)
Fall is a great time to make a change, and Parlour Salon is ready to give you your new favorite look! Whether you’re looking for something subtle or something dramatic, their professional stylists are experienced in styling, cutting, and coloring all hair types. Go retro with the perfect ’70s shag haircut, or if you’re ready to go shorter, get a trendy French bob! Or, to embrace the fall season, you can try a warm autumnal-colored balayage. Whatever you want, Parlour is ready to take care of you!
The Fainting Goat (1330 U Street NW)
There’s nothing more popular with Washingtonians than brunch, and the Fainting Goat knows how to please! On Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00am-3:00pm, enjoy their delicious menu filled with breakfast classics and specials sure to make your morning. Sip on some of their special libations, like lavender gin lemonade or their bottomless deals of mimosas, Bloody Marys, and sangrias to stay refreshed. Pair your drinks with their steak and eggs or goat cheese fondue for a mouthwatering meal!