Food news, plus Chicago is this year’s best restaurant city.
Stageplate Bistro, from the team behind Sterling’s shuttered Backstage Bistro, is serving Turkish street food in Ballston. [Eater]
Oprah launches a line of comfort food classics, with added vegetables, like mashed potatoes with mashed-in cauliflower. [Food52]
Sense of Place, a laptop-free coffee shop, opens in Arlington. [ARLnow]
Chicago takes the reins from D.C. as Bon Appetit‘s best restaurant city. [Bon Appetit]
Monday is the start of the region-wide Restaurant Week. Book now for lunch, dinner and brunch. [RAMW]