Category Archives: Italian

Bebo Trattoria da Roberto Donna

Bebo Trattoria da Roberto Donna, web site, 2250-B Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA (Crystal City), 703-412-5076 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | WaPo | WETA | City Paper | Don Rockwell | Yelp | Gayot] Where Oyamel … Continue reading

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Pasta Mia

Pasta Mia, 1790 Columbia Road NW, Washington, DC, 202-328-9114, 6:30 to 10, Tuesday through Saturday (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | WaPo | City Paper | food-plan | openlist | Yelp] This place is now all … Continue reading

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Italian

I Ricchi, has become ordinary by now. I find Galileo overpriced, inconsistent, and offering poor service, though occasionally wonderful. Obelisk is good but a bit boring for my taste. None of them beat what you can eat for $10 ($5, … Continue reading

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Il Pinito

Il Pinito, 5071 Nicholson Lane, Rockville, MD, 301-881-0085 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | City Paper | openlist | Yelp | Gayot] Definitely recommended, the sort of place you are convinced this area does not have. … Continue reading

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Pines of Naples

Pines of Naples, 3205 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA, 703-521-5039 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [City Paper | Yelp] Quasi-Italian food, cooked by Pakistani and Brazilian owners. Not for everyone, but draws a steady crowd of regulars. Related … Continue reading

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Pistone’s Italian Inn

Pistone’s Italian Inn, web site, right at Seven Corners, 6320 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, VA, 703-533-1885 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | food-plan | openlist] Looks like it is still in the 1950s in here. Not … Continue reading

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Elena’s Oven — Closed

Elena’s Oven, 9542-B Arlington Blvd., Fairfax Circle Plaza, Fairfax, VA, 703-352-0917, not always open for dinner. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [barrio flores | Citysearch] Mostly Bolivian, but the Italian dishes and pizza are above average. Good … Continue reading

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That’s Amore

That’s Amore, web site, 150 Branch Road SE, Vienna, VA, 703-281-7777, usually open except for weekend lunch (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | City Paper | food-plan | openlist | Yelp | Gayot] Multiple locations. If … Continue reading

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A La Lucia

A La Lucia, web site, 315 Madison Street, Alexandria, VA, 703-836-5123 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | WaPo | Washington Times | City Paper | Don Rockwell] Highly recommended by Washingtonian magazine, I have yet to … Continue reading

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Esposito’s

Esposito’s, 9917 Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA, 703-385-59, 12Rt. 50, just west of Fairfax Circle, on the south side of the street. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [City Paper | openlist | Yelp] The kind of Italian place … Continue reading

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