Chef Zavala, Chopped Champion Cooks Against Bobby Flay: Watch Party @ Declaration in DC’s Shaw


We were pleased (but not surprised) when Teddy & The Bully Bar’s Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala won The Food Network’s reality show “Chopped” last week. He now has a chance to cook against Bobby Flay Thursday October 20 on The Food Network at 9pm. Presidential Restaurant Group is hosting a watch party at sister restaurant Declaration starting …


Our Pumpkin Dish Featured on Thrillist


Thrillist featured our “Crispy Pumpkin and Turkey” dish, shown here, in their 5 Pumpkin Dishes article this week – thanks for the press! Enjoy our pumpkin frites, cranberry gravy, sage cheese curds, and turkey – it’s on the menu now. It will remind you of one of Mom’s open-face day-after-Thanksgiving …


Washington Post Features Our Jams


Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala has been coming up with some amazing dishes this summer featuring the finest our local producers, suppliers and farms have to offer. His addition of savory jams – similar to the sweet ones you use on your breakfast biscuit – was recently profiled in the Washington …


BYT & K Street Mag Cover our Spring Menu Showcase

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Brightest Young Things and K Street Magazine covered the Spring Menu Showcase Event we held last week on our patio in upper Dupont Circle. Shown left is what BYT’s Riley Croghan describes as “absolutely worth mentioning,” our softshell crabs crowned with bacon aioli avocado rocks. Croghan calls these ”bacon cotton candy.” Yum! Thanks for …


BBQ Cooking Class at Sister Restaurant LINCOLN

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After our successful 4th of July BBQ, we decided to share our little secret by expanding your culinary horizons with BBQ Cooking Classes at LINCOLN Restaurant this summer! From 12:30pm until 3:30pm on Saturday August 10, Presidential Restaurant Group’s Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala will host a hands-on BBQ cooking class. Expert Mixologist John …