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About DaDomenico Ristorante
WINNER-2014 Open Table Diners Choice Award.
"The BEST Veal Chop in the DC area"- Washington Post
Da Domenico Ristorante' is the gem of Tyson's Corner and has been serving excellent Classic Italian and fresh Tuscan cuisine for 34 years! Come and experience the Old World charm and superior service of this McLean VA icon. You'll love the menu and the fresh daily specials created by Chef Giovanni
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McLean, VA 22102
Hours of Operation:
Mon–Fri 11:30 am–2:30 pm
Mon–Thu 5:00 pm–10:00 pm
Fri, Sat 5:00 pm–10:30 pm
Chain Bridge Road & Leesburg Pike
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Tysons Metro Station and Greensboro Metro Station
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Open on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve
See our special Christmas and New Year's menu online
Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4:00pm-7:00pm.
BEST Happy Hour drink specials in Tyson's Corner. (Due to VA ABC laws, we can not advertise our excellent Happy Hour drink prices. Call for details.)
The General Managers Cocktail Party & Networking Event
(Every 3rd Thursday of each month)
Happy Hour Drink Special
(Check back for details)
DaDomenico Ristorante Ratings and Reviews
This was our third year in a row to celebrate my husband's birthday on Christmas Eve at Da Domenico. The food wasn't as good as usual, but we were there early in the day and maybe the kitchen hadn't geared up yet. We've been for Valentine's dinner, too. The back room is charming and romantic.
We went for a special occasion dinner after a night at the movies. It was a perfect end to a wonderful evening. The food is amazing, the waitstaff super attentive, and I always look forward to finding an opportunity to drive from the Frederick area to enjoy this restaurant.
Maybe it was so quiet because of the time...that was the best feature, along with very good waitstaff/service. The bread and our wine selection was nice, but the food was just OK. Linguine Cleopatra was very heavy and the some of the seafood in it was rubbery when it should not have been. Veal dish looked mass produced, with slices of cheese melted on top. The decor is ok but facility really needs an overhaul. The ceiling was downright scary.
This place is a hidden gem! Tough to find if you use their actual address as it’s actually on pinnacle drive not chain bridge. The pasta dishes we all had were delicious. Veal was tasty and service was professional which is very rare these days. Great place.
DaDomenico seemed authentic. The food was good but nothing outstanding for the cost. Most of the party ended up getting the specials as presented by the waiter which in all cases was priced more than most menu items. The only person getting the lasagna on the regular menu said it was good. The sauces were good, the pastas seemed authentic but not served al-dente as I would expect at higher priced restaurant. The mussels were disappointing and the sauce seemed a bit thin on flavor--i'm used to sponging the sauce with bread and it wasn't worth it. I've had better at home.
We all felt so special, we were treated with smiles and extremely courteous service. The food heavenly, my chicken Marcella so tender I thought it was veal! Our guest could not stop complementing her delicious choice of a meal! Delicious, delicious, delicious.
Food and service were excellent. Authentic Italian food. Appetizers (San Gennaro, calamari and prosciutto/mozzarella) very tasty and done well. Chicken parm was a if hit as was the ravioli and fish special. We will definitely be back next time we are in the area.
The food was amazing. Delicious and authentic. The atmosphere was quiet and enjoyable. There was also a larger group seated who were having a great time talking and laughing and it was not bothersome at all. Good restaurant for a date or for a family dinner.
I returned to this resturant after 17 years (anniversery dinner) and can honestly say noting has changed. As I remember, the food and service remains great! What I did expect some change was the inside decor and furnishings, but it has not. The place looks exactly as it did way back when and therefor looks very dated. If you can get past that, then not a bad choice for casual lunch or dinner.
It's been about two years since we last had dinner at DaDomenico and frankly we were disappointed. The service was extremely slow and the food was average. Two years ago we had such a great experience...the manager/owner (pigtail) visiting us, violins, great food and service. A true ristorante. Our tab was nearly $300 this past Saturday and while the food was good, all things considered I will think twice about going back. I hope the evening was an anomaly.
I live in DC, but regularly go to DaDomenico because it is AUTHENTIC. This visit they had a special appetizer of grilled octopus served with lemon caper sauce that was fantastic. I had the frutti di mare and my dad had the house specialty veal chop...no complaints!!! We ate everything!! The service was lovely and it was quiet so we were able to talk and catch up.
My girlfriends and I dined here for one of the girls' birthday. Prior to her arrival, we had let our server know the birthday girl's name and that we are dining to celebrate her special day. One would've thought the restaurant would've prepared something special for her (a small dessert with a candle, perhaps?) but to our disappointment, the restaurant failed to accommodate a little something special to make us want to come back for more celebrations in the future. Food was decent, but considering it was a Saturday evening during dinner time, it was very quiet and many tables were vacant. Perhaps that was indicative of the fact something was lacking; service was sub-par. Would not return in the future nor recommend.
We were visiting from out of town and looking for a homemade Italian meal when we found this gem. From the minute we arrived, the service was welcoming and friendly. The atmosphere was better than expected and the service was outstanding. All of our meals were fresh and full of flavor. We will definitely eat here again if we are in the area. Thanks for a great dining experience!
Overall, a great experience!
It was a little bit hard to find because of the construction in the area. It wasn't very crowded a Friday night, which made me sad because I though that it was a great place. The atmosphere was pleasant, the service was prompt, and there were a lot of great menu items to choose from. The wait for food felt a bit long but it was well worth it - the seafood risotto was awesome!
I would definitely recommend this place to anyone, I only hope that it doesn't become too crowded because we loved the laid back atmosphere and the relaxed dining experience!
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