Tombs patron reports being stabbed to DPS, was just high instead

Tuesday morning, DPS emailed the Georgetown University community with a public safety alert, explaining how, at approximately 10:52 the night before, a student standing in front of the Tombs was stabbed twice and taken to the Georgetown Hospital…. Read More

Bradley Cooper spotted at Tombs with a new lady on his arm

Bradley Cooper, Georgetown player? Last night, Georgetown’s favorite alum-hearthrob Bradley Cooper was seen visiting the Tombs with a previously unseen woman. As Carol Joynt reported earlier today, the woman could possibly be Cooper’s newest girlfriend: Cooper seems to… Read More

Internet best-of lists agree: Tombs is a good college bar

While Georgetown students know the Tombs goes hand in hand with the true “Georgetown Experience,” it seems that various travel and leisure guides are finally recognizing the magnificence of Georgetown’s quintessential college bar. Actually, Yahoo! Travel+Leisure recently ranked the… Read More

The Tombs is serving you secondhand meat, WCP reports

In middle school, we all learned about the Native American custom of not wasting a single part of a slain animal. Apparently, 1789’s relatively new executive chef Anthony Lombardo subscribes to that same idea, and is sticking parts of… Read More

What Sucks: Forgotten, but back with a vengeance

So we forget to write about Tombs trivia names last week. We were there — promise! — but in the midst of hand-wringing about what’s offensive, what’s not, and a sudden need to try on habits, it slipped… Read More

What sucks: These are the jokes, people?

Vox returned to Tombs trivia for a third time this week to see if Hoyas were still yukking it up with cheap jokes about horrible things that happen to other Hoyas. We were not disappointed … which is… Read More

What sucks: Trivia returns to Tombs, so lets debate some comedy

The Tombs may have taken a break  from tired rape and abortion jokes to watch an awful basketball game last week, but came back strong during yesterday’s trivia night. Some of the team names veered into the world… Read More

What sucks: Tombs trivia’s most offensive team names

Or, “The most shameful Tombs trivia team names that the Georgetown community should be ashamed of but probably isn’t.” But that wouldn’t fit in the title. Either way, today we present to you Vox‘s newest feature, designed to… Read More

The Tombs is one of America’s best college bars

Or, at least Complex thinks so. Described as an ordinary college bar “with a far better menu,” the Tombs just barely slid into the magazine’s “50 Best College Bars in America” rankings. Why only 50th best? Probably because… Read More

Epicurean, Leo’s, The Tombs, and Bangkok Bistro were high-risk violators of D.C. health code in 2009

A couple of weeks ago, Vox got the Freedom of Information Act itch and decided to FOIA the Food Establishment Inspection Reports of some local restaurants. We obtained the two most recent health inspection reports from the D.C…. Read More