Trends show the continuation of a foreign restaurant invasion this year. The metropolitan area remains highly attractive due to a robust spending capacity and consumer diversity. We’ve outlined the plans known thus far. Opening dates are rough approximations.
+ 1 = Gaithersburg, MD (Summer 2011)
+ 1 = Bethesda, MD (Late Summer 2011)
PAUL Bakery & Cafe *
+ 1 = Washington, D.C. (Spring 2011)
+ 1 = Georgetown (Fall 2011)
+ 1 = Location TBD (Summer 2011?)
Ping Pong Dim Sum = Actively looking for third site.
+ 1 = Dupont Circle (Summer 2011)
Pret A Manger = Actively looking for additional sites.
+ 1 = Washington, D.C (Winter 2011?)
Le Pain Quotidien
+ 1 = Washington, D.C (Spring 2011)
* indicates first area location