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From Creative Writing Major to Restauranteur & VC w/ Nick Freshman, Mothersauce Partners
Time 4 Coffee with Andrea Koppel, June 2019
Nick Freshman is the founder of Mothersauce Partners, a venture capital funded ecosystem for the food and beverage industry. Mothersauce Partners aggressively shortens the traditional timeline to achieve profit for food and drink concepts by bringing to bear experience, connections and a suite of services that is largely absent in investing.
A Pair of Proven Chefs Are Opening a Pasta Place in Falls Church
EATER DC, APRIL 2019
A culinary couple that has helmed kitchens at top Italian restaurants in New York plans to bring their pasta and cannoli-making skills to a new neighborhood osteria in downtown Falls Church.
Thompson Italian is Coming to Falls Church
ARLINGTON MAGAZINE, APRIL 2019
Get ready for housemade pasta and gelato, prosecco on tap and innovative seasonal cooking. And bring the kids.
Mothersauce Partners' New Concept to Fuel Amazon Employees with Coffee and Cocktails
WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL, JANUARY 2019
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.
Restaurateur and Crystal City Resident First to Sign Amazon-related Lease
WTOP NEWS, JANUARY 2019
In 2020, Nick Freshman’s Mothersauce Partners restaurant group will open a new restaurant, bar and coffee shop just a short walk away from where Amazon’s new National Landing offices will be.
Mothersauce Partners Signs Lease for New Café in Arlington, Va.
COMMERCIAL OBSERVER, FEBRUARY 2019
Mothersauce Partners has signed a lease for 3,400 square feet at 2011 Crystal Drive in Arlington, Va. for a new café called The Freshman, according to a press release from landlord JBG Smith.
The Freshman Is the First Local Restaurant Tapped for Amazon’s New Neighborhood
THE WASHINGTONIAN, JANUARY 2019
The National Landing cafe will open in early 2020 with breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Look Inside NoMa’s Electrifying New Adult Arcade
EATER DC, JUNE 2018
The Eleanor, opening soon, has mini-bowling, Skee-Ball, and more.
Bar Elena Founder’s Dream Restaurant Heads to NoMa
EATER DC, JANUARY 2019
Adam Stein redirects bowling-themed Eleanor from Ivy City to former Union Social spot.