Another Arlington Establishment Goes Smoke-Free
This time it's Shirlington's Capitol City Brewing, which the Sun Gazette reports is going smoke-free effective today:
Although some customers have complained about the new non-smoking rule - there is even no smoking in the outside patio seating - [Capitol City owner David] von Storch hopes to reach customers who may have stayed away from the restaurant because of the smoke.The article paints Cap City as going it alone on going smoke-free, which is odd. Just off the top of my head in Shirlington alone, Carlyle, Luna Grill, and Busboys & Poets are all smoke-free.
“We'll get complaints from someone with kids or who is offended by the smoke,” he said. “There is no good non-smoking area.”
For more smoke-free options, check out Arlington County's complete list (PDF) of smoke-free restaurants and bars!