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Restaurants (Take-out & Delivery/Outdoor & Indoor Dining as of July 5)
In addition to takeout, delivery, and grab and go, restaurants that already have outdoor seating are now using that space, and indoor dining is allowed at 50% capacity. All indoor/outdoor dining customers must be seated, and patrons must place orders and be served while sitting at tables. All customers and employees must wear face coverings. All tables must be at least six feet apart, and no more than six people seated at a table. All of the eateries have implemented the Phase 2 dining regulations. Below is the up-to-date information about all available services from our local Chevy Chase DC restaurants. Please check with them individually for specifics and any changes that might have occurred . PLEASE NOTE: The DC City Council passed legislation capping commission fees that food delivery services charge restaurants at 15% of the meal cost.
The Avenue (combined with Capital Crab & Seafood) - 5540 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-244-4567
Combined Updated Menu - https://www.theavenuedc.com/menus Open daily from 12pm - 8pm. Outdoor patio seating and indoor dining is now available. Call to make reservations or use RESY their online table service. Curbside pick-up and limited local delivery (1 mile radius) is also available. Park in rear parking lot and have food delivered to your car. Non-contact personal delivery is available (within 2 miles) for all orders. Includes delivery of beer and wine (in sealed containers) when sold with food.
Blue 44 - 5507 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-362-2583
Menu - http://www.blue44dc.com/menu/curbside-delivery/ Beginning Tuesday, July 7, open for indoor and outdoor patio dining Tuesday – Sunday. Lunch will be served from 11:30am-2pm Tuesday-Friday and brunch 11am-2pm on Saturday and Sunday, and dinner will be served 5-9pm with non-contact curbside pick up & limited delivery (1 mile radius) also available. Monday will be only curbside pickup and limited delivery from 5-8pm. Please call 202-362-2583 or 202-362-2591 or 202-230-9348 for orders. Includes delivery of beer and wine (in sealed containers) when sold with food.
Little Beast - 5600 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-741-4599
Menu - https://www.littlebeastdc.com/menu Open daily from 11am-9pm for curbside or delivery service and outdoor seating on the patio. Food ordered will be delivered directly to cars that briefly stop on McKinley Street. They also offer contact-free delivery from 4:30-8:30pm daily within 2 miles of Little Beast. Additionally, they are found on Grub Hub and Caviar. Includes delivery of beer and wine (in sealed containers) when sold with food.
Macon Bistro - 5520 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-248-7807, Text: 240-205-3279
http://maconbistro.com/ - Closed until further notice for safety precautions.
Parthenon - 5510 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-966-7600
Open for online ordering for curbside and delivery service and both indoor and outdoor patio seating while following all required saftey protocols from 11am - 11pm daily.
Taqueria Xochi - 5600 Connecticut Ave NW
Menu - https://www.taqueriaxochi.com/menu - Open Daily 11am - 5pm for patio dining, pick-up and delivery.
Bread & Chocolate - 5542 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-966-7413
http://breadandchocolate.net/retail_locations. Open 7am-5pm daily and 8am-4pm for the kitchen. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Carry-out and curbside service also available.
Jetties - 5632 Connecticut Ave NW, 202-364-2465
Menu - https://jettiesdc.com/menu/ Open Monday-Friday 11am-8pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-8pm. Indoor and outdoor patio seats available or pick-up from storefront and delivery via Doordash.
Starbucks - 5500 Connecticut Ave. NW, 202-244-9705
From 6am - 7:30pm daily place your order via the Starbucks mobile app, https://www.starbucks.com/coffeehouse/mobile-apps, at the window station, or inside and pick it up at their side walk-up window. No indoor seating.
Subway - 5616 Connecticut Ave. NW, 202-966-0402
https://order.subway.com/ Open Monday-Sunday 10am - 8pm. Indoor seating and pick-up and delivery (Uber Eats, Grubhub, Postmates, Doordash) only.
Modifications To Normal Business Models (as of July 2). See directory for contact information.
Broad Branch Market - In-store shopping now available. Open daily 12-6pm and limited to 5 customers at a time and face masks are required. Also, pick-up, delivery and Express Window availability. Order instructions can be found here. To create a grocery order please download the Starship delivery app for either delivery via robot or pick-up from their front porch. Orders can also be sent to email@example.com.
Chevy Chase Farmers' Market - Located at Lafayette Elementary School (catty-corner from Broad Branch Market) they will continue to be open on Saturdays from 9am-1pm. They received a waiver from the City to operate by meeting new safety requirements including: one entry and one exit point to the market; no pets allowed; Customers must wear face masks; hand sanitizers will be available; and no on-site food preparation. All the new procedures can be found on their website along with pre-order forms for Saturday pickup from their various vendors.
CVS - Store hours are from 9am - 9pm Tuesday - Sunday and 9am - 8pm on Monday. Rx hours are from 9am - 8pm Monday - Saturday and 10am - 6pm on Sundays. Dedicated vulnerable at-risk hours are Wednesday 9am - 10am. The Connecticut Avenue pharmacy is offering free home delivery on all prescriptions + essentials for DC residents. Customers must wear face masks.
Fishery Seafood Market - Open Monday to Saturday from 10am - 6;30pm. They will be limiting store occupancy to 2 customers at a time. Customers must wear face masks.
Magruder's - Open as usual plus available curbside and parking lot pick-up. Order online from their menu tabs wines, spirits, beer and gourmet foods (under where all food is listed) and they will try to process it within three hours. You will receive an email when your order is ready. Daily cutoff time is 4pm. Orders placed after 4pm will be ready for pick-up the next business day. Customers must wear face masks.
Safeway - Open 6am - 10pm daily. Reserved from 7- 9am Tuesday and Thursday for at-risk customers. Occupancy limited to one person per 150 square feet during normal business hours, and one person per 300 square feet during the special reserved hours. Safeway is posting employees at the doors to manage customer traffic and they have implemented one-way aisles to help aid social distancing. Customers must wear face masks.
Other Business Changes (As of July 3)
Avalon Movie Theatre - Offering new movies via streaming services. Procedures on how to order the films to watch at home and which movies are available are presented on their website. They will also be publicizing this information through their weekly email list.
Bert's Jewelers - Open Tuesday & Saturday 11am - 3pm for curbside service.
Chevy Chase Wine & Spirits - Open Sunday-Thursday: 10am-9pm; Friday-Saturday 10am-10pm. Order online for delivery, shipping, or curbside pickup. They do not accept walk-ups for curb-side pick-up.
Child's Play - In-store appointments can now be made. You may also visit their Virtual Shopping Concierge for shopping information. Offering "grab-and-go" services or curbside pickup. Curbside delivery requires approved parking spaces with appropriate social distancing designations (customers stay in their cars and employees load orders into a trunk), while "grab-and-go" services allows Child's Play to provide contactless drop-off by putting items outside the store at a safe distance for customers to retrieve. Free home delivery is also available for orders over $50 to many local zip codes in DC, MD and VA.
Chevy Chase Personal Training - Open by appointment only.
Circle Yoga - Conducting classes via Zoom. Sessions are from April 6-June 21. They are offering nearly 70 online weekly classes with yoga classes for every level, including kids and families, as well as Pilates, fitness, and mindfulness classes. Their website has information on class schedules and fees.
Citibank - Open Monday-Friday 10am-4pm and saturday 10am-1pm.
Core 72 - Now open Monday-Saturday from 10am-2pm or by appointment. In store capacity limited to 5 people at a time. Also fulfilling orders through their website and taking orders via phone/text - cell 202-359-2150/shop 202-686-4258. Orders delivered locally via USPS/UPS.
C & C Custom Cleaners - Current hours are Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm, Saturday 8am-5pm.
DC Health Coaches - Running training services through Zoom and FaceTime.
Expert Shoe & Luggage Repair - Open 10am-4pm Monday- Saturday. They also do pick-up service but you must TEXT/CALL 240-271-7485 and give details on your repair needs.
June B Sweet - Filling orders remotely. Feel free to reach June Drummond at (301) 742-5250 or (202) 262-6070.
Lee's Laundry - Open Monday - Friday 10am-5pm and Saturday 9am-5pm.
M&T Bank - ATM only. No lobby service.
Monarch Paint & Design - Open Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm and Saturdays 8am-3pm with a limit of 5 customers inside at a time. Customers are requested to wear a face mask and respect local social distancing ordinances. Hand Sanitizer and gloves are provided for safety. Also offering Curbside Service and free home delivery (same day or next day). Place orders by calling 202-686-5550 or 202-625-2600 or going online.
Opening Heart Mindfulness - Offering online meditations on Monday nights, Wednesday morning, and Friday at noon.
Park Story - Now open Mon.-Sat. 11am - 4pm as well as by private appointments. Shopping online is also available. They are continuing to ship orders and offer local pickup (items will be available just inside the door for pickup) and offering private shopping appointments Free shipping on purchases of $75+, and $5 flat rate shipping on all other orders.
PNC Bank - ATM only. No lobby service.
President Valet Cleaners - Current hours are Monday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm with only 2 customers allowed inside at a time.
QuistMD - Using telehealth to provide treatment plans, evaluate ergonomics for home offices, develop at-home exercise plans, guide individuals on active isolated stretching protocols and at-home personal training, and much more. Additionally, they are taking appropriate office precautions, including temperature and oxygen saturation checks, and supercharged office cleaning.
Ramer's Shoes - Open 10am-5:30pm Monday-Friday and 10am-6pm Saturday. Call (202) 244-2288 to put in an order and for further information.
Relaxed Nails & Spa - Open 9am-7pm by appointment only and following all required restrictions.
Reena Racki Architects - Open, call for hours and information, 202-363-4739.
Salon Familia - Open by appointment only at 202-966-6555. Hours are Tuesday-Friday 11am-7pm and Saturday 9am-6pm. Employees and customers are required to wear face coverings.
Write For You - Filling orders remotely. Feel free to reach June Drummond at (301) 742-5250 or (202) 262-6070.
5606 Nail Spa - Open daily 10am-7pm by appointment only. No indoor waiting and face masks must be worn.
Chevy Chase Business Corridor Closings (As of July 2)
These establishments still appear to be closed but please call to confirm: Balanced Fitness Studios (re-opening soon), Catchcan (relocated, closed permanently) Chevy Chase Arcade Barbershop (closed permanently), Harmonic Studios, Long and Foster Realtors, Periwinkle (closed permanently) and State Farm Insurance.
COVID-19 Test Results for Washington DC (through July 6)
Since starting the COVID-19 testing program in Washington DC on March 13 there have been 110,377 total tests given which represents 85,157 DC residents (12.1% of DC's total population) and they have yielded 10,569 positive results. (NOTE: Results can take from less than 1 day to several days to be received due to backlog, test provider, type of test and other conditions.) 561 people (5.3% mortality rate based on positive tests), have lost their lives to the virus including 414 (73.8%) Black/African Americans. In DC, for the past 7 days the following has been reported:
Positive 5-Day COVID-19 COVID-19
Results Positive Patients in Patients
Received Roll. Avg. DC Hosp. in ICU
June 30 38 36 119 33
July 1 25 35 119 33
July 2 45 37 110 38
July 3 12 31 95 28
July 4 35 31 87 26
July 5 33 30 88 23
July 6 54 36 90 25
Positive Tests and Tests Taken by Ward and by Selected Neighborhoods (all columns through July 5 except if noted):
Ward 1 1,504 13,795
Ward 2 611 10,911
Ward 3 489 9,401
Ward 4 2,186 13,951
Ward 5 1,569 13,365
Ward 6 943 15,461
Ward 7 1,500 10,922
Ward 8 1,542 13,090
Unknown 171 6,676
Selected Pos. Tests
Neighborhoods Tests Taken
Barnaby Woods 40 1,623
Chevy Chase 52 803
Forest Hills 62 1,609
Woodley Park 66 1,604
Tenleytown 138 2,248
Adams Morgan 170 3,454
Shepherd Park 175 1,076
LoganCircle/Shaw 316 4,328
Petworth 354 2,288
Brightwood 485 2,531
16th Street Heights 626 3,320
Columbia Heights 697 4,768
More data can be found at: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/page/coronavirus-data
COVID-19 Test Collection Sites in DC (as of June 15). See Map
Public Testing Sites (6)
Private Testing Sites (11)
Additional Member Specific Testing Sites (2)
Free COVID-19 Antibody Testing
Got Symptons? DC residents can get tested for COVID-19 by accessing the following resources. Phone hotline in English 855-363-0333 or hotline in English and Spanish 844-796-2797, and online.
HEALTH SPECIFIC ITEMS
Hospital Capacity in DC
Hospitals in the District of Columbia are operating at roughly 68% capacity, which is actually lower than average. DC Health is working to increase capacity in a number of ways.
DC Looking for Volunteers for DC Medical Reserve Corps (DC MRC)
DC MRC is open to medical and non-medical volunteers 18 years of age and older. Volunteers receive free training and then are asked to be available on an as-needed basis. You could be asked to volunteer on weekends, late at night, or first thing in the morning. DC volunteers may be deployed to events on the National Mall, to a District recreation center or shelter, or to a public health site. Volunteers are needed to: Provide medical screening and support in mass care settings; Assist with patient tracking at planned events; Support medical countermeasures (MCM) distribution and dispensing activities; and, Provide assistance with planned and unplanned public health activities. For more info and to register please visit their website.
Bilingual Health Call Center
City officials released a number, 1-844-796-2797, for a bilingual call center at Mary’s Center, a community clinic in Adams Morgan, for residents who are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms but don’t have a primary care doctor.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
DC - A toolkit has been put together by the DC government that is constantly being updated for Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - They have many resources available for the population in general, for different population groups and for healthcare professionals. This includes a full symptoms page.
World Health Organization (WHO) - Many resources available including extensive Q&A section, guidance, mythbusters, and a worldwide dashboard.
COVIDActNow - Real-time modeling and metrics, Washington DC data.
COVID-19 Cases in the U.S. - Full up-to-date information on COVID-19 related cases and deaths supplied by CNN.
State by State Death Rates - Data from the New York Times.
Allergy, Cold, Flu, or Coronavirus? - A handy chart that describes the general differences between these 4 conditions.
How to Coronavirus Proof Your Home - A tip sheet to make sure you don’t bring the virus back home with you.
File of Life - File of Life has prepared a free version of their card for people to use during the current health crisis. They have also worked with Montgomery County to prepare a slightly different version. The File of Life packet enables Fire and Rescue personnel to obtain a quick and accurate medical history when a patient or family member is unable to provide it. It is for your in-residence use and when completed it contains important medical information about you. The “File of Life” also provides an area to list contact information for your doctor, family members, insurance information and any other special circumstances that rescue personnel should know in caring for you.
Ward 3 Mutual Aid Network - Do you need groceries, disinfectant, masks, hygiene supplies, child care, pet care, or any other support? If so, call 202-556-1315 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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