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Guide MICHELIN There are some restaurants that feed more than just an appetite and Chercher is one of them. Set on the second floor of a townhouse just outside Little Ethiopia, this tidy jewel may have the bright walls and exposed brick so often seen in mom-and-pop spots, but rest assured that it delivers more…

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Chercher 1334 Ninth St., NW; 202-299-9703 This rowhouse restaurant may have a Ninth Street address—on the restaurant row off U Street that’s known as Little Ethiopia—but it lies blocks from its competition. The cooking, too, stands apart, with a complexity and robustness that are testament to the unspoken but unmistakable desire of the operation, owned by…

By Ann Limpert, Anna Spiegel, Todd Kliman and Cynthia Hacinli on May 1, 2016 Good for Groups Good for Vegetarians This rowhouse restaurant may have a Ninth Street address—on the restaurant row off U Street that’s known as Little Ethiopia—but it lies blocks from its competition. The cooking, too, stands apart, with a complexity and…

Dining in Ethiopian Restaurant is characterized by the ritual breaking of injera and eating from the same plate, signifying the bonds of loyalty and friendship. Injera, the traditional Ethiopian bread, is part of every entree. It is pancake-like bread on which the various stew dishes are served. The traditional way of eating it is with…

On a quest for doro wat, but the natives know best  admin  Our Food Featured   June 2, 2015  Comments Off on On a quest for doro wat, but the natives know best The first time I asked for doro wat, item No. 5 on the lunch/dinner menu at CherCher Ethio­pian Restaurant, the waitress acted…