D.C.: An Infestation of Fast Casuals

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Fast Casuals. It's a segment in the industry we talk about quite frequently – so much so that one of our first WebTV shows, Fast Casual Nation (check out our most recent episode here), explores new and exciting concepts around the country.

Part of D.C.'s emerging new food scene comes from the nation's capital being a prominent player in the fast casual game. Of course, the segment has been invading cities everywhere, but the D.C. area has been the start of well-known fast casuals like Sweetgreen, Chop't, Cava Mezze Grill, and Chipotle's Shophouse. Read More