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several different kinds of sushi displayed on plates on a table. (Photo: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

First Look

Zeppelin Sushi and Kareoke Opens Monday Zeppelin, the newest restaurant from the team behind Chaplin’s ramen and cocktail bar in Shaw, opens Monday at 1544 Ninth St. NW in the former Shaw Bijou and French Quarter Brasserie building. Mixologists and brothers Ari and Micah Wilder
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N.Y.-based The Meatball Shop plans to open along the 14th Street corridor in June. (Photo: eatmenyc/Instagram)

Food Bites

Japanese Grill Momo Yakitori Opens Momo Yakitori, the city’s first yakitori restaurant, opened Friday at 2214 Rhode Island Ave. NW in the former Nido restaurant space. The restaurant serves traditional Japanese skewered meats and seasonal vegetables cooked on a special binchō-tan
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