Raku is a pan-Asian restaurant with a menu that draws from many regional cuisines. Raku has two locations; this one…More opened in 2006.
Specialties include pan-Asian light fare and dim sum, sushi and sake. Many of the items are recreations of traditional Korean, Chinese and Japanese staples; others are original, inventive fusion dishes.
Parkside Condominium 10520 Montrose Ave, Bethesda, MD20814 The sprawling Parkside Condominium complex takes up its own city subdivision. Originally built between 1952 and 1966 as…More a rental community, it was converted to condominiums in 1981. There are 954 units in 102 buildings located on 69 acres of land. For transportation, the I-495 and the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro are close by. For entertainment and shopping, the Strathmore Music Center, White Flint Mall and Westfield's Montgomery Mall are all within a few miles. The community boasts three national awards, according to its Web site. There is an on-site management office, but condo owners handle their own sales through personal brokers. Recreational amenities include a pools, tennis courts, clubhouses, and playground.