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  • May 23, 2018

    Calling All Campari Lovers, Negroni Week is Here

    June 4th marks the start of a very special season for Campari lovers: Negroni Week. Across Farmers Restaurant Group, we love this annual opportunity to serve delicious cocktails for a cause. This year’s benefit is No Kid Hungry, which is a movement of teachers, chefs, community leaders, parents, lawmakers, and CEOs with one shared belief: …..

  • May 18, 2018

    Two Tasty Takes on Soft-Shell Crab Season at Farmers Fishers Bakers

    Maryland soft-shell crab season is here. This year, Farmers Fishers Bakers is celebrating the season with two very different, and very delicious, options. We are serving a club sandwich with a delightful combination of our signature scratch-made goodness: Maryland soft-shell crab lightly battered and fried, our famous bacon, lettuce and tomato, all served on a …..

  • May 17, 2018

    Enjoy Memorial Day Brunch on the Potomac

    Memorial Day is almost here, a holiday that for most marks the start of summer and a time of reverence in honor of our nation’s soldiers. What better place to celebrate Memorial Day than in our nation’s capital, at DC’s waterfront on the banks of the Potomac River, and just two miles, as the crow …..

  • May 9, 2018

    Supporting Our Nation’s Family Farmers, One Truckload at a Time

    Our Farmers Fishers Bakers team helped welcome our newest Farmers Restaurant Group family member to town today, our 18-wheeler food truck carrying food supplies direct from family farmers in North Dakota for use here in our restaurant and in our sibling restaurants, Farmers & Distillers and Founding Farmers. Continually inspired by our nation’s family farmers …..

  • May 23, 2018

    Calling All Campari Lovers, Negroni Week is Here

    June 4th marks the start of a very special season for Campari lovers: Negroni Week. Across Farmers Restaurant Group, we love this annual opportunity to serve delicious cocktails for a cause. This year’s benefit is No Kid Hungry, which is a movement of teachers, chefs, community leaders, parents, lawmakers, and CEOs with one shared belief: …..

  • March 11, 2018

    Luck of the Irish? St. Patrick’s Day Becomes a Week

    Starting Monday, we are taking our St. Patrick’s Day celebrations very seriously. At Farmers Fishers Bakers, we will be celebrating the Emerald Isle all week long. Our St. Patrick’s Week menu has tasty beers, some from Ireland and some not from Ireland; a gathering of Irish Whiskey, including two takes on Jameson Caskmates (IPA and …..

  • December 7, 2017

    Our Spirits Straight Up, Straight To Your Door

    We have big news just in time for the holidays: You can now order some of our spirits online! And they can be shipped directly to your door or shipped to the door of a friend, family member, or colleague just in time for the gift-giving season. Currently, we are shipping four of our handcrafted …..

  • October 3, 2017

    Straw Switcheroos & Strategies for More Sustainable Sipping

    At Farmers Restaurant Group, we are excited to announce we have taken another step to do more good and less harm for the earth and so many of its beautiful creatures. From now on, we’re implementing an entirely new straw program for our beverages. When you order a drink in one of our restaurants, we …..

  • May 23, 2018

    Calling All Campari Lovers, Negroni Week is Here

    June 4th marks the start of a very special season for Campari lovers: Negroni Week. Across Farmers Restaurant Group, we love this annual opportunity to serve delicious cocktails for a cause. This year’s benefit is No Kid Hungry, which is a movement of teachers, chefs, community leaders, parents, lawmakers, and CEOs with one shared belief: …..

  • May 17, 2018

    Enjoy Memorial Day Brunch on the Potomac

    Memorial Day is almost here, a holiday that for most marks the start of summer and a time of reverence in honor of our nation’s soldiers. What better place to celebrate Memorial Day than in our nation’s capital, at DC’s waterfront on the banks of the Potomac River, and just two miles, as the crow …..

  • May 9, 2018

    Supporting Our Nation’s Family Farmers, One Truckload at a Time

    Our Farmers Fishers Bakers team helped welcome our newest Farmers Restaurant Group family member to town today, our 18-wheeler food truck carrying food supplies direct from family farmers in North Dakota for use here in our restaurant and in our sibling restaurants, Farmers & Distillers and Founding Farmers. Continually inspired by our nation’s family farmers …..

  • April 11, 2018

    A New Founding Farmers Arrives

    As part of Farmers Restaurant Group, we share our DNA with Founding Farmers, Farmers & Distillers, Farmers Fishers Bakers, and Founding Spirits. Today is a big day for our family. We get to welcome a new sibling. Founding Farmers Reston is now open seven days a week serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. Located …..

  • May 18, 2018

    Two Tasty Takes on Soft-Shell Crab Season at Farmers Fishers Bakers

    Maryland soft-shell crab season is here. This year, Farmers Fishers Bakers is celebrating the season with two very different, and very delicious, options. We are serving a club sandwich with a delightful combination of our signature scratch-made goodness: Maryland soft-shell crab lightly battered and fried, our famous bacon, lettuce and tomato, all served on a …..

  • May 17, 2018

    Enjoy Memorial Day Brunch on the Potomac

    Memorial Day is almost here, a holiday that for most marks the start of summer and a time of reverence in honor of our nation’s soldiers. What better place to celebrate Memorial Day than in our nation’s capital, at DC’s waterfront on the banks of the Potomac River, and just two miles, as the crow …..

  • April 16, 2018

    Perfect DC Date Night: Food & Drinks on the Potomac and a Kennedy Center Show

    Our Top Picks for Dinner & Drinks Before Watching a Show at the Kennedy Center Given our close proximity to the Kennedy Center, Farmers Fishers Bakers is one of the best go-to spots to grab a bite before a show or enjoy a nightcap and dessert afterwards. It is also a great way to create …..

  • March 19, 2018

    Chocolate Cherry Treats for Our Cherry Blossom Lovers

    Join Farmers Fishers Bakers and Farmers & Distillers to celebrate DC’s famous cherry blossoms. Every year, the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), highlights the area’s vibrant and diverse restaurant scene for the over 1.5 million visitors to the National Cherry Blossom Festival. The Cherry Picks Restaurant Program is now in its 16th year. This festival celebrates …..

  • January 11, 2018

    The Family Secret to Our Glazed Cedar Plank Salmon

    Glazed Cedar Plank Salmon has become one of the most popular menu items across all of our restaurants. No doubt, the recipe is a winner. But what lies beneath the salmon is critical to the rustic, smoky taste that pairs so well with the sweetness of the apricot glaze. Our salmon is cooked atop cedar …..

  • October 3, 2017

    Straw Switcheroos & Strategies for More Sustainable Sipping

    At Farmers Restaurant Group, we are excited to announce we have taken another step to do more good and less harm for the earth and so many of its beautiful creatures. From now on, we’re implementing an entirely new straw program for our beverages. When you order a drink in one of our restaurants, we …..

  • October 2, 2017

    LEED Certifying Our Restaurants

    All of our restaurants across Farmers Restaurant Group – Founding Farmers, Farmers Fishers Bakers, and Farmers & Distillers – are LEED certified, or we are in the process of pursuing LEED certification. This means that we have been counseled by the U.S. Green Building Council on the greenest and most earth-friendly ways to create and construct our restaurants. LEED certification – which …..

  • September 22, 2017

    Sharing Farm Facts: Videos for the Social Media Savvy

    Farmers Restaurant Group has paired up with George Washington University Food Institute (GWU Food Institute) and the National Farmers Union (NFU) to launch a 12-week series of Farm Facts videos to be featured primarily on social media. This productive partnership was formed to raise awareness about American farming, as well as the life and times of American farmers, for our guests and …..