The feta cheese in nearly every dish is the real thing!
I love spanakopita (spinach pie in layers of flaky filo dough) and usually begin with that.
The huge windows at this Italian trattoria look out onto the hubbub of Connecticut Avenue in Dupont Circle, and in warmer months, the patio opens up for patrons to dine al fresco.
Opened by Franco Nuschese, the man behind the ritzy Caf Milano in Georgetown, Sette Osteria is a bit more down-to-earth with its bare wood tables and classic dcor.
In addition to being one of the few spots where all walks of DC life rub shoulders, it has also attracted a number of out-of-town (even celebrity) fans Bill Cosby being the most vocal among them.