One more restaurant opening on the 14th Street corridor will be happening this summer. Diego will join the latest opening of Piola, Taqueria Nacional, bar di Bari and KapnosÂ (the last one now scheduled for July 5).
We have been looking at the transformation of the AM-PM Carry Out to Diego at the northwest corner of 14thÂ and V Streets NW;Â Eatonville and Busboys & PoetsÂ are already at that intersection. Now, after months of dealing with city permits and a lengthy renovation process, the Tex Mex restaurant NW restaurant is gearing up, probably for a late summer opening. Diego is owned by brothersÂ Tony and Michael Askarinam, proprietors of Dupont Italian Kitchen on 17th Street NW.