September 1, 1994

Stories from the September 1, 1994 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Men’s team look to fill Yinka Dare’s empty shoes

The Colonials literally have big shoes to fill this year if they want to return to the NCAA Tournament for the third straight season. Head coach Mike Jarvis has had his GW team in the post-season in four of the past five years, a sure sign the program is on the rise. This year, however, […]

Mr. Days’

Bar: Mr. Days’ Where: 1111 19th St. N.W. Crowd: Sport fans, mostly Getting in: Only over 21 Prices: $2-$3.50 Food: Serves sports bar food until 1:30 a.m. Dancing: Not really Pick-ups: If you like the type Pluses: 68 TVs, three satellites, free buffet on Thurs. Minuses: No diversity. If you like sports, this is the […]

Tequila Grill

Bar: Tequila Grill Where: 1990 K St. N.W. Crowd: College students on weekends, business people during the week Getting in: Allows under 21 only on Saturdays, they say Prices: $3.00-$6.00 Food: Tex-Mex, pretty good Dancing: Thurs.-Sat. Pick-ups: Pretty much a meat market Pluses: Really close to campus Minuses: Crowd can seem a little young, cover […]

Froggy Bottom Pub

Bar: Froggy Bottom Pub Where: 2142 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W. Crowd: Mostly GW people, more students on weekends Getting in: Under 21 only until 10 p.m. Prices: $1-$3.25 Food: Bar food Dancing: Very little Pick-ups: Very little Pluses: Very close Minuses: Not very big. Though it has great drink specials, it is not a major hangout […]

Champions of Georgetown

Bar: Champions of Georgetown Where: 1206 Wisconsin Ave. N.W. Crowd: Mostly college students Getting in: Need to be 21 Prices: $3.25-$5.50 Food: Burgers to ribs Dancing: DJ Thurs.-Sat. Pick-ups: If you like the sporty type Pluses: Beer specials Minuses: A little off the (Georgetown) beaten path. The music is good, even if no one dances.

District Chophouse and Brewery

Bar: District Chophouse and Brewery Where: 509 7th St. N.W. Gallery Place or Archives Metro stops Crowd: MCI Center attendees, Georgetown fans and young professionals Getting in: Under 21 can even hang out in the cocktail lounge Prices: $4-$100 Food: Great food, from cheap to expensive Dancing: More mingling or eating or pool playing Pick-ups: […]

Polly Esther’s

Bar: Polly Esther’s Where: 605 12th St. N.W., between F and G (Funky and Groovy) Crowd: 21-35 Getting in: Wed. is college night – 18 and over Prices: $2.50 and up Food: None Dancing: TONS!! Pick-ups: Pretty good on both sides Pluses: Music Minuses: Very busyThis place will make even the youngest of college kids […]


Bar: Odds Where: 1160 20th St. N.W. Crowd: 18-25 Getting in: 18 and over any time Prices: $1 and up Food: American food until 11 p.m. Dancing: A lotPick-ups: A lot Pluses: Close to campus, GREAT specials Minuses: Very young crowd. It’s too bad not many 21-year-olds frequent the bar because the specials are really […]

Issues preserved for generations

Gelman Library’s University Archives is responsible for preserving University documents and records, including issues of The Hatchet. David Anderson is the University archivist and is in charge of making sure that all of the material sent to his department is properly stored. He said that the University Archives has records from as far back as […]

Mr. Smith’s of Georgetown

Bar: Mr. Smith’s of Georgetown Where: 3104 M St. N.W. Crowd: College students to parents’ generation Getting in: Under 21 can order food until 10 p.m. Prices: $1 and up Food: American Dancing: With live music upstairs Pick-ups: Some Pluses: Fun music upstairs, piano bar downstairs Minuses: A little too crowded for what it’s worth. […]