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In The News – Silver Spring Cares on WAMU

Silver Spring Cares has teamed with local restaurants and Small Things Matter to feed families facing food insecurity while keeping restaurant employees working. Read the story here.

New and Upcoming Spots in Silver Spring!

Pictured above: Tacos, Tortas, and Tequila – Now Open!

Silver Spring continues to expand as a city with it’s community and businesses. As we’ve seen, construction has become a challenge in DTSS, but that means new businesses are opening and others are coming soon! From the upcoming restaurants to the latest fitness franchises, it was easy to come up with a quick list on a lunchtime walk.

See our map and list below of all the businesses newly opened and those coming soon to the area!


Now Open!

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Tacos, Tortas, and Tequila

Address: 8407 Ramsey Avenue
Website: https://www.facebook.com/tttrestaurant


Orangetheory Fitness

Address: 8455 Fenton Street
Website: http://orangetheoryfitness.com/


Paisano’s Pizza

Address: 8213 Georgia Avenue
Website: https://www.paisanospizza.com/


Kaldi’s Social House (Updated Rooftop Deck)

Address: 918 Silver Spring Avenue
Website: https://www.kaldissocial.com/

Now Open!

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Tacos, Tortas, and Tequila

Address: 8407 Ramsey Avenue
Website: https://www.facebook.com/tttrestaurant


Orangetheory Fitness

Address: 8455 Fenton Street
Website: http://orangetheoryfitness.com/


Paisano’s Pizza

Address: 8213 Georgia Avenue
Website: https://www.paisanospizza.com/


Kaldi’s Social House (Updated Rooftop Deck)

Address: 918 Silver Spring Avenue
Website: https://www.kaldissocial.com/

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Coming Soon!

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Pure Barre

Address: 8455 Fenton Street
Website: http://purebarre.com/md-silverspring/


Astro Lab Brewing

Address: 8216 Georgia Avenue
Website: https://www.astrolabbrewing.com/


Lewi Café

Address: 911 Bonifant Street
Website: https://www.lewicafe.com/


District Taco

Address: 1312 East West Highway
Website: https://www.districttaco.com/

What place are you most looking forward to trying out? If we’ve missed any spots in the area that you’re excited about, let us know!

6 Spots We Love for Mother’s Day Brunch

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we’ve put together a list of 6 local area restaurants that are perfect for a Mother’s Day Brunch! Give Mom a break and treat her to a nice meal, she deserves it!


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1. All Set

Address: 8630 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-495-8800
Website: allsetrestaurant.com

This Sunday, join us for Mother’s Day and treat mom to a bountiful Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet. The Brunch Buffet will feature items such as Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage and Chicken Sausage, Pancakes & French Toast with Macerated Berries, Smoked Salmon with Toasted Bagels, Chicken Wings with Ranch & Blue Cheese Dipping Sauces and Baby Cakes. A limited A La Carte menu will also be available.

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2. Mrs. K

Address: 9201 Colesville Road, Silver Spring 20910
Phone: 301-589-3500
Website: mrsks.com/events/

Sunday Brunch Buffet: They always feature a Carving Station, Custom Omelet Station, Freshly Made Belgian Waffles, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage and Ham, Home Fries, Oysters on the Half Shell, Assortment of Hot Breakfast and Lunch Foods, Cold Salads and Assorted cold appetizers, Assorted fine pastries and danishes, Freshly brewed Coffee and teas… and Much More!

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3. Pacci’s Trattoria

Address: 6 Post Office Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-588-0867
Websitewww.paccistrattoria.com/sunday-brunch/

Pacci’s Trattoria & Pasticceria offers a Sunday All-You-Can-Eat Brunch Buffet, featuring homemade pastas, salads, and regional seafood, meat dishes and much more! Their beverage selection prides itself on hand-crafted signature cocktails, Italian and local beers, sodas and a wine list that features both Italian classics and new vintages.

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4. 8407 Kitchen Bar

Address: 8407 Ramsey Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-587-8407
Websitewww.8407kb.com/events/

8407 Kitchen Bar’s Sunday Brunch is not to be missed! They offer a 3 Course Menu, serving dishes like fried calamari, mixed berries, traditional omelets, benedicts, and of course…dessert! Each 3-course menu is served with bloody mary, mimosa, or OJ. This is the perfect gathering spot for Mother’s Day!

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5. McGinty’s Public House

Address: 911 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-587-1270
Websitewww.mcgintyspublichouse.com/mother-s-day-brunch

McGinty’s Public House is a lively Irish pub with a wide selection of whiskey, traditional decor, patio, bar menu & live music. Join them for their McGinty’s Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch from 12-3pm.

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6. Fenton Cafe

Address: 8311 Fenton St, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-326-1841
Websitewww.fentoncafesilverspring.com

Not enough time for brunch but want a quick yet satisfying bite? Fenton Street offers traditional French sweet and savory crepes. Yum!

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12 Local Spots to Visit This Spring

Does winter have you in a rut? From local theaters to fantastic restaurants, here are a dozen ideas of places to check out in Silver Spring and Takoma Park this spring. Try something new and different! You won’t regret it!

1. AFI Silver Theatre

Whether you are looking for regular film showings, Silver Babies screenings or special events. AFI has something for everyone and the best movie popcorn around!

Upcoming features: The Muppet Movie, Environmental Film Festival, Kirk Douglas Centennial, and The Marx Brothers.

 Website: www.afi.com/silver


2. The Fillmore

Coming this spring: Wyclef Jean, The Pretenders, and Big Sean. You’ve likely seen the tour buses and lines.

Now head in and see a show!

Websitewww.fillmoresilverspring.com

 


3. Cultural Arts Center Montgomery College Takoma Park / Silver Spring

Located at Montgomery College, this venue features music, theatre, dance, cultural exhibitions, film, lectures, forums and cultural exhibitions. A wide variety of programs are planned for this spring.

Websitemcblogs.montgomerycollege.edu


4. Bump and Grind

Their tag line is Coffee. Music. Food.

Check out this local coffee shop and their calendar of recurring and special events.

Websitebumpngrind.co

 


5. Denizens Brewing Co.

Our local brewpub serves up more than great beer and food. Does live music, DJ events, karaoke & trivia nights interest you? Don’t miss out on their regularly scheduled events lineup.

Websitedenizensbrewingco.com


6. Republic

As warmer weather returns, so too will live music on the back patio in Takoma Park.

Websitewww.republictakoma.com

 


7. Busboys and Poets

Think storytelling, book signings, and open mic nights.

Check out Takoma Park’s upcoming events.

Websitewww.busboysandpoets.com

 


8. McGinty’sPublic House

A downtown Silver Spring staple for over 10 years; head out for a night of acoustic music, pub trivia, or traditional Irish music sessions.

Websitewww.mcgintyspublichouse.com

 


9. The Highwood Theatre

Located in Fenton Village, this non-profit promotes performing arts through community-produced theatre. They offer shows and regularly scheduled improv nights.

Websitewww.thehighwoodtheatre.org

 


10. Silver Spring Stage

Now in its 49th season, Silver Spring Stage is a community theatre with a mission to present the best in contemporary plays. Located in the Woodmoor Shopping Center, their current season is underway.

Websitewww.ssstage.org

 


11. Silver Spring Black Box Theatre

An intimate 140-seat venue, near Colesville Road and Georgia Avenue, with four resident companies and multiple outside groups performing year-round shows.

Website: www.silverspringblackbox.com

 


12. Maryland Youth Ballet

You’ve probably seen the students on Ellsworth in downtown Silver Spring but have you seen a performance? Their Spring Concert is held in April.

Website: www.marylandyouthballet.org