Voted Best of Citysearch Italian Food 2008
Category: Local Favorite, Late Night Dining, Romantic Dining, Restaurants, Fine Dining, Italian Food Products, Private Rooms, Catering, American Express, Date Spot, $$, Group Dining, Live Music, Happy Hour, Discover, Visa, MasterCard, Dine At The Bar, Notable Wine List, Bar Scene, Debit Card, Italian, Restaurants
Neighborhood: Capitol Hill, Broadway
Hours: Sunday - Thursday 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday - Saturday 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Features: Reservations suggested
Features: Reservations Accepted
Features: Live music Sun.-Mon.
What to Drink: The all-Italian wine list has many affordable bottles and a few glasses; knowledgeable staff help guide lost diners in the right direction.
Where to Sit: Try to snag one of the leather-upholstered booths near the bar for an intimate dinner.
Know Before You Go: Reservations are strongly encouraged, especially on weekends--though the comfortable waiting area offers a window into the kitchen, where staff is constantly forming pasta.
4 Complimentary Small Plates with a $3 Beer or $4 Glass of Wine during Happy Hour: Happy Hour is 5-6:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and also 11-midnight Fridays and Saturdays
Chef and co-owner Sabrina Tinsley crafts Romagnola cuisine from seasonal products sourced in local markets. The ambience matches the food in its simplicity and warmth: hardwood floors and large tables recall family-style dinners, and theâ€¦