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Al Dente

Al Dente

3201 New Mexico Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016

Closed until 12:00 PM

Full Hours

    Opening at 12:00 PM

    Neapolitan Style Pizza

    Marinara Pizza

    Vegetarian. Tomato, garlic, olive oil & oregano.


    Margherita D.O.C Pizza

    Vegetarian. Tomato, mozzarella fior di latte & basil.


    Pepperoni Pizza

    Pepperoni, mozzarella, tomato.


    Pepperoni Pizza

    Romana Pizza

    Anchovies, capers, olives, chiles, tomato & mozzarella.


    Napoletana Pizza

    Anchovies, tomato, mozzarella & basil.


    Quattro Stagioni Pizza

    Olives, mushrooms, artichokes, ham, tomato, mozzarella, basil & oregano.


    Prosciutto Rucola Pizza

    Prosciutto crudo, arugula, tomato, mozzarella fior di latte.


    Prosciutto Rucola Pizza

    Melanzane Pizza

    Vegetarian. Olives, roasted eggplant, tomato, mozzarella & oregano.


    Salsiccia e Rapini Pizza

    Sausage, broccoli rabe, tomato, smoked mozzarella, garlic.


    Salsiccia e Rapini Pizza

    Capriciosa Pizza

    Artichokes, pancetta, pesto, tomato, mozzarella fior di latte, basil.


    Vegetariana Pizza

    Vegetarian. Grilled vegetables, smoked mozzarella, garlic, tomato, parmigiano reggiano.


    Vegetariana Pizza
    White Pizza

    Formaggi Pizza

    Vegetarian. Mozzarella, provolone, parmigiano Reggiano, garlic, rosemary, oregano & smoked mozzarella.


    Piemontese Pizza

    Fontina cheese, mozzarella fior di latte, porcini mushrooms, house made pork sausage & rosemary.


    Our signature Italian appetizers.


    Vegetarian. Baked freshly in our wood-burning oven, sea salt, oregano, rosemary, parmesan



    Italian meatballs “Al Dente Style


    Baked Eggplant Parmesan

    Gluten-free, vegetarian. Tomato, basil, mozzarella, granite.


    Fried Zucchini Flowers

    Vegetarian. Stuffed with ricotta, mint, and lemon.


    Fried Calamari

    Fried squid rings, tentacles, hot slice peppers. Served with tomato sauce and lemon


    Prosciutto di Parma

    Gluten-free. Burrata cheese, extra virgin olive oil



    Lentil Soup

    Vegetarian. Olive oil and parmesan cheese.



    Roasted Beets Salad

    Gluten-free, vegetarian. Baby arugula, buffalo mozzarella, grapefruit, pine nuts, mustard vinaigrette.


    Romaine Salad

    Anchovies, crouton, garlic, parmesan cheese, 5-min poached egg


    Spinach Salad

    Walnuts, pancetta, pecorino cheese, strawberries, balsamic vinaigrette


    Caprese Salad

    Tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella, balsamic



    Polpette Calzone

    "Al dente" meatballs, mozzarella, tomato.


    Polpette Calzone
    House Made Pasta
    Homemade gluten-free pasta is available upon request.

    Calamarata Pasta

    Squid, shrimp, mussels, clams, cherry tomatoes, garlic, basil.


    Mezzi Rigatoni

    Cream and black truffle sauce, pancetta, fried leek.



    Housemade pork sausage ragu.


    Raviolini del Plin

    Veal, beef, and pork ravioli, butter, sage, veal jus.


    Fettuccine alla Bolognese

    Traditional bolognese meat sauce.



    Bescamella sauce and bolognese sauce, gratinated with parmesan cheese


    Agnolotti Di Anatra

    Duck agnolotti, porcini mushroom sauce with butter and sag


    Farro Taglatelle

    Vegetarian. Whole wheat pasta with sweet cherry tomato sauce, basil


    Cacio e Pepe

    Vegetarian. Short rigatoni pasta, melted pecorino cheese, black pepper, and butter.


    Chicken Alfredo

    Fettuccine pasta, creamy - garlic sauce.


    Main Courses

    Roasted Herb-Marinated Salmon

    Gluten-free. Smashed potatoes with crab meat, garlic roasted peppers, lemon vinaigrette.


    Grilled Branzino Filets

    Gluten-free. Sautéed spinach with garlic, salsa verde.



    Tomato, gherkins, house cut fries.


    Ribeye Steak

    Rosemary-balsamic sauce, house-cut fries, arugula salad.


    Veal Scallopini

    Leeks, fontina cheese, portobello mushrooms, marsala sauce.


    Chicken Parmesan

    Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, and a side of fettuccine pasta.


    Eggplant Parmesan

    Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese.


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