“The Eastern” – 7th Street’s New Wine Bar Near Eastern Market – is Open: Photos
by Larry Janezich
7th Street’s new wine bar – The Eastern – near Eastern Market holds its grand opening Tuesday, August 30. But tonight, principal partner Matthew Weiss told CHC, is the “secret soft opening.” Here’s a photo essay, including menus.
Owners Matt Weiss and Mike Schuster have a long history in the Capitol Hill hospitality industry, being owners or co-owners of a lot of local outlets: Barrel, Union Pub, 201, McClellan’s Retreat, Truxton Inn, Café Midar, Compass Rose, Trusty’s, and the Star and Shamrock.