Top 100 Independents

2016 top independent restaurants in Washington, DC


The former Bloomin’ Brands and Taco Bell executive will join Brian Niccol at the burrito chain.

All members will get something free when they visit a store.

Chain restaurants are praising a plan to help food distributors and other supply haulers keep a rein on their transportation costs.

The chain’s plan to combat global warming is its latest effort in a bid to improve its image.