Roofers Union Restaurant Week Review

Roofers Union Potato Gnocchi Braised Lamb Shoulder, Peppers, Onion, Tomato, Pecorino, Mint Oil

Roofers Union Restaurant Week Review




This week I decided to go to Roofers Union for Restaurant Week.  Washington D.C.’s Winter Restaurant Week is a bi-annual promotion where customers can eat at over 100 local restaurants for either $22 for a 3-course lunch or a $35 3-course dinner.  It is supposed to be an opportunity to eat at a nice restaurant for a cheaper price than usual.  Restaurant week allows broke ass food lovers to try restaurants that are a little out of their usual price range.  The promotion allows middle-class food lovers to stretch their budget and try multiple restaurants.  And it allows local food snobs to look down their nose at the flood of peasants who are invading their favorite hoity-toity restaurant.  It is an arrangement that works for everyone. . . except sometimes it doesn’t.  Roofers Union decided to charge their customers more for ordering off their abbreviated restaurant week menu than they do for the same exact food on their regular menu.   Continue reading “Roofers Union Restaurant Week Review”