We’re in the Midst of a Diner Boom

October 21, 2016

A quick history of DC diners' evolution. 1935 Tastee Diner unveils its first location, in Bethesda. Outposts in Laurel and...

Bob Giaimo, president and CEO of Silver Diner, left, and Ype Von Hengst, its executive chef and chief operating officer.

Silver Diner secures investment, plots ‘aggressive expansion’ in region and beyond

September 20, 2016

Silver Diner just hit the accelerator. The Rockville-based restaurant brand has announced its plan of attack for an “...

Open for Business: Long-awaited Silver Diner opens on Buckeystown Pike

August 7, 2016

Silver Diner, a chain of restaurants in Maryland, Virginia and New Jersey, opened a location in Frederick on July 6...

Slim's Diner in Petworth is a more modern take on a traditional institution.

D.C.’s diner boom shows that the more things change, the more they stay the same

May 12, 2016

The people behind a wave of new and upcoming diners around Washington are counting on these and other fond associations to get you into the door of their eateries that are taking a page out of classic Americana and, more often than not, giving it a contemporary twist.

Polished Silver

April 3, 2016

On a mission to help its guests eat healthier, the Silver Diner has transformed its menu, increased annual sales by 45...