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Old 02-20-2008, 02:24 AM   #1
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I will be in Washington DC for the rest of the week. Staying in Crystal City while visiting the big 5 sided building for the week..... Any places good around the pentagon?

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Old 02-20-2008, 02:50 AM   #2
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well dogfish head brewery isn't too out of the way. That's all that comes to mind. I haven't been down that way in... ever.

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Old 02-20-2008, 03:10 AM   #3
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I will be in Washington DC for the rest of the week. Staying in Crystal City while visiting the big 5 sided building for the week.
It's nothing special but there's a microbrew chain down the road about 2.5 miles called "Hops". As I said, nothing special, but if you're interested in doing anything this week I can meet you there for lunch and a brew since I work about three blocks from there.

From: The Pentagon - Army Navy Dr & S Fern St, Arlington, VA 22202

To: Hops - 3625 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22305

http://maps.google.com will show you it's pretty easy to find.
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Old 02-20-2008, 03:57 AM   #4
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RFD in the city(DC) has a huge beer selection. A couple hundred in bottles I think. Its also got decent food. I've only been once but it was a pretty sweet time. You will still see people drinking BMC products but they're usually smoking hot chicks. Have fun man, I'll be an hour and a half south in Richmond. Working. Like a sucker.

810 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20001
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Old 02-20-2008, 04:19 AM   #5
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Thanks guys I have been told there is a string of brewpubs in some sort of underground mall also.....

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RFD in the city(DC) has a huge beer selection
RFD = Regional Food and Drink.

The same guys own Brickskeller and BOTH places have insane bottled selection!
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Thank you, I have been doing the same job for 19 years and 9 months just all over the world with a twist at times....

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