Lincoln Ristorante is the latest incarnation of famed restaurateur (and longtime Patina Restaurant Group CEO) Nick Valenti's commitment to bringing the ultimate in culinary experiences to the nation's leading cultural institutions. Lincoln Ristorante combines high-concept design with the impeccable… contemporary Italian cuisine of Chef Jonathan Benno. Valenti worked closely with the architectural firm of Diller, Scofidio + Renfro to create the restaurant's unique design featuring glass walls, signature sloping lawn roof and a spectacular view of the reflecting pool and the Henry Moore sculpture. Lincoln Ristorante's environment is both comfortable and refined – with an open kitchen, bar, lounge, two dining rooms and private dining accommodations.
Chef Benno's cuisine emphasizes superior ingredients treated simply and with impeccable technique. Dishes are contemporary and respectful of the regional Italian tradition.Continued