Chef Spike Mendelsohn is a DC figure about town. He rocketed to national fame on the fourth season of Top Chef,  is a fixture on the DC social scene AND the man makes a mean burger.   His popular burger and shake joint Good Stuff Eatery (3291 M St NW) is located in the heart of Georgetown. Known for specialty patties, along with hand-cut fries and house made custard-based milkshakes,this is the new go-to burger spot on M.Street. Favorites include the Prez Obama Burger and the marshmallow milkshake.

Chef Mendelsohn has worked in top kitchens around the country in lauded restaurants such as Le Cirque, Les Crayeres and Bouchon and is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America. He rose to national attention as one of the stars on Bravo’s Top Chef. In addition to Good Stuff Eateries, Chef Mendolsohn also runs We the Pizza with his family which is located in Capitol Hill and Béarnaise which was recently awarded with 2-stars by the Washington Post.