A New All-Day Cafe Just Signed a Lease Near Amazon’s HQ2 in Crystal City

The Amazon HQ2 effect has officially begun. A new all-day destination for coffee, food, and cocktails just signed a lease for a space in Crystal City, marking the first of many service establishments hungry to cash in on the tech giant’s plans to plant half of its new headquarters in Northern Virginia… (read more)


The Freshman Is the First Local Restaurant Tapped for Amazon’s New Neighborhood

For the record, Nick Freshman planned to open his all-day dining spot The Freshman in Crystal City long before Amazon announced it would build a 25,000-person headquarters there. After all, Freshman lives and operates his restaurant consulting firm, Mothersauce Partners, in the neighborhood… (read more)


Restaurateur and Crystal City resident first to sign Amazon-related lease

Arlington native, Crystal City resident and local restaurateur Nick Freshman is the first to jump on the Amazon HQ2 bandwagon… (read more)


The Freshman is Open in Crystal City

Nick Freshman’s coffee (and eventually cocktail) bar is the first eatery tapped for the Amazon HQ2 development at National Landing… (read more)



Mothersauce Partners' new concept to fuel Amazon employees with coffee and cocktails

Hungry Inc. employees in Crystal City will have an all-day dining spot to frequent next year.

The Freshman will be serving up coffee, cocktails and more thanks to a new lease deal between JBG Smith Properties (NYSE: JBS) and restaurant operator Mothersauce Partners…(read more)