ben's chili bowl

So good it's almost worth putting up with that TSA security line.
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So there I was, attending a hockey game recently at the Verizon Centre in Washington, D.C., on a rare trip to the nation's capitol. Of course I wanted a hot dog and a beer between periods... and that's when I first saw the "half-smoke," sizzling on a griddle at one of the rink's concession stands.
Is it best with beef or chicken? Green chiles or red? Vegetarian or bean-free Texas-style?
The 55th anniversary celebration comes just as the city begins commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington
The Washington Business Journal has the details about the new spot: While the Washington Business Journal could not reach
To celebrate National Chili Day -- because really, what's not to celebrate about it? -- we've rounded up 8 of our favorite spots around town sure to satisfy any chili connoisseur. There's even one spot offering a free bowl today only.
WASHINGTON -- The Ben Ali Way alley between the Lincoln Theatre and Ben's Chili Bowl off U Street NW has received a colorful