The San Diego-based fast-casual
chain Urban Plates, which opened in
West;eld Montgomery mall in March,
will open outlets in Chevy Chase and
Gaithersburg in late 2019.
California-based hot dog chain Dog
Haus Biergarten, which already
has a Bethesda location, plans to
open in Kentlands Market Square in
Gaithersburg in July.
Celebrity chef Michael Schlow is
taking over the former Taylor Gourmet
space in Bethesda Row and opening
his ;rst fast-casual restaurant,
Prima, in late spring.
Cajun restaurant Louisiana Kitchen
and Bayou Bar closed in Bethesda
in March after a 10-year run. Silver
Spring Cuban restaurant Cubano’s
has taken over the space.
Rockville Town Square’s Little Dipper
Hot Pot House closed in March.
Macdara’s Grille in Wheaton closed
in February, as did Paisano’s Pizza
in Silver Spring. n
the next day—and they did. A business
The cakes come in four sizes ranging
from 6 to 10 inches in diameter, and
from 6 to 9 inches in height. A small
cake serves two to three people; an
extra large one, well over 10. They range
in price from $55 to $95, plus shipping.
They are available on the Goldblatts’
website ( candycakeexplosion.com)
and online through Dylan’s Candy Bar
and Etsy. Bouquets of candy are also
available on the Candy Cake Explosion
Now the Goldblatts make about 200
cakes a month. Says Jenna: “We didn’t
think it would blossom into what it is
today, but we are happily surprised.”
Exquisite French food,
charming atmosphere, and
attentive service. In the
heart of Chevy Chase, the
charm of the country side
at your door step.
7101 Brookville Road
Chevy Chase, MD
“La Ferme is one of the area’s most pleasant places to catch up with friends, do business or toast a big day.”
Tom Sietsema, Food critique of the Washington Post (March 4, 2018)