Chao Ku will open its doors at 1414 9th St. NW today by noon, according to the its Facebook page.
The new eatery’s menu includes offerings such as ma po tofu, dan dan noodles with veggies or pork, fried rice and “Chinese burgers” made with lamb, pork or veggies. The restaurant will also serve beer, wine and boozy hot and sour lime ginger punch.
The restaurant — which was Kickstarted with a $30K donation from 125 backers — has been nearly two years in the making.
Photo via Facebook / Chao Ku