[Framework-Team] Meeting up in DC

Steve McMahon steve at dcn.org
Mon Oct 6 13:26:16 UTC 2008


I'll take that as a nomination for Fado. Fado it is!

Shall we aim for 7pm?

My cell is +1 530.219.1431

On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 4:40 AM, Danny Bloemendaal
<danny.bloemendaal at informaat.nl> wrote:
> Is that on 808 7th St NW, Washington?
>
> http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=fado+pub,+Washington,+DC+20037&ie=UTF8&ll=38.900919,-77.021027&spn=0.018269,0.043473&z=15
>
> And what time exactly?
>
>
> On 3 okt 2008, at 17:17, Steve McMahon wrote:
>
>> Hi Framework Team,
>>
>> I asked our conference social planner, JoAnna Springsteen, for
>> possibilities for a dinner spot where we could meet up Monday night
>> and actually hear one another. Here are her suggestions.
>>
>> If one or more of these spots sound particularly good or bad, let me
>> or the list know. Sometime in the next couple of days, I'll make an
>> executive decision on our behalf.
>>
>> Steve
>>
>> Hmmm. Well Monday night we're going to go to Fado. It's a large pub
>> that serves food. They're having a trivia quiz night and I'm trying to
>> get a Team Plone together. If you guys ate there we could meet up with
>> you later. Not sure if the food is great or if it's all that quite
>> though.
>> Science Club would be good but it's where we're going for our official
>> pre-conf social Wednesday night, plus it has an all vegetarian menu
>> which may not appeal to all.
>> DC locals say Granville Moore's is supposed to be great both food and
>> beer wise but it's not close to the metro. Sushi Taro would be good
>> but you'd definitely have to make reservations to get in with that
>> many people.
>> Central is supposed to be great and it's near the conference location
>> but it's a bit higher end and it's another place you'd have to make
>> reservations.
>> I liked the Brickskeller when we went there. It's a bit of a walk from
>> the dupont circle metro but it has a huge beer menu and serves food.
>> It's not a huge place but I could just see a group of geeks huddled in
>> the corner here debating something. The locals aren't super impressed
>> by it but I dug it. Again, you might want to check and see if they can
>> accommodate a bigger group for dinner.
>> I know the Capitol Lounge can handle big groups but I'm not sure that
>> the food or atmosphere is a particular draw. The prices and food are
>> both supposed to be decent so it probably won't wow you but it could
>> be a safe bet for you to just walk in and get seated in a reasonable
>> amount of time.
>>
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>>
>> Steve McMahon
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>> steve at reidmcmahon.com
>> steve at dcn.org
>>
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