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Informal dining in DC


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#1 jakob nielsen

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 09:22 AM

here thru the elections - looking for good, informal places - no specific cuisine

I had dinner at
Graffiato
http://graffiatodc.com/

- octopus with olives, was great
- pizza also delicious

looking for same kind of atmosphere - no necessarily italian inspired. I am at Dupont Circle, but anywhere within reachable by Metro is fine

Any help appreciated

Jakob

#2 Alex

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 07:23 PM

Wow, lots of choices. A manageable walk east from the Circle is Birch & Barley. Also a manageable walk south is Rasika West End. Toward the east side of the Circle is Little Serow (not the same atmosphere as Graffiato, but not to be missed. Get in line early.) Two stops north on the Red Line (Cleveland Park) are Palena Cafe and Ardeo/Bardeo.
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#3 DTBarton

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:20 AM

A short ride north on the red line to Bethesda, there are many good places to eat. I like this place for outstanding pizza, if you like clams, get a clam pie.

http://www.havenpizzeria.com/

#4 jakob nielsen

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 08:59 AM

sounds like great choices - keepem coming :smile: