SHAW: Classic American Brunch at Shaw's TAKODA on Florida Avenue NW

Newcomer, TAKODA, the contemporary American restaurant and beer garden located at 715 Florida Avenue, NW,  will offer classic American brunch staples along with a selection of salads and small plates this Mother’s Day.

Brunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 8th (with the last seating at 3 p.m.). Standouts on Chef Damian Brown’s new brunch menu include  

  • Red Velvet Pancakes with whipped cream cheese and black pepper maple syrup;  
  • Apple Pie French Toast, thick-cut and served with caramelized apples and caramel;  
  • Brisket Hash, brisket, potatoes, peppers, and onions, topped with a sunny side up egg and red pepper aioli;  
  • Chicken & Sweet Potato Waffle, Southern fried chicken with pecans and black pepper maple syrup; Shrimp & Grits, Tasso ham pepper sauce and a sunny side up egg;  
  • Texas Toast Sandwich, fried egg, cheddar, chicken sausage, hash brown waffle, served with fresh fruit,   
Brunch menu items range in price from $13 to $15.  

For the perfect beverage pairing at TAKODA, restaurant-goers can enjoy the TAKODA Mimosa, sparkling wine and orange juice, for a discounted $5 during brunch service.  Additionally, any of the restaurants 24+ American draft beers can be mixed with one-ounce of house-made lemonade to make the perfect Summer Shandy.  The price for the Shandy is the same as the draft beer price, which ranges from $5 to $10 each.
  For reservations or additional information, call (202) 525-1252 or visit