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  • Reservations Recommended

    By Alexandra Greeley

    Restaurant Review ~ Mari Vanna / 1141 Conn. Ave., NW

    Somewhat under the radar, at least for some DC foodies, is the remarkably excellent Mari Vanna, a very chic and upscale Russian destination. The setting resembles a rustic yet elegant granny’s farmhouse with flowered wallpaper, brick walls, many wood-and-glass cabinets filled with china, wooden tables, upholstered (and comfortable) chairs and ...

    Restaurant Review ~ Fiola Mare / 3050 K St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House / 950 I St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ The Grill Room / 1050 31st St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ All-Purpose Pizzeria and Buttercream Bakeshop / 1250 9th St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ Esencias Panameñas / 3322 Georgia Ave., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ Ottoman Taverna / 425 I St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ Espita Mezcaleria / 1250 9th St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ Kinship / 1015 7th St., NW

    Restaurant Review ~ Tadich Grill / 1001 Pa. Ave., NW

    Alexandra Greeley is a food writer, editor, and restaurant reviewer. She has authored books on Asian and Mexican cuisines published by Simon & Schuster, Doubleday, and Macmillan. Other credits include restaurant reviews and food articles for national and regional publications, as well as former editor of the Vegetarian Times and former food editor/writer for the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong. Click here to visit her website.