On a recent trip to see my sister in Leesburg, we were able to get a rare night out without the husbands or kids. (The guys were gone on a 3-day bike trip down the C&O Canal!) We usually go to Tuscarora Mill, which is one of my favorites from when I used to live in Leesburg. She convinced me... read more
The award winning Palio Ristorante Italiano is a combination of three...
The award winning Palio Ristorante Italiano is a combination of three of the premier historic buildings in downtown Leesburg, Virginia. Palio provides Leesburg's newest venue for dining, entertaining, and banquet facilities. Palio has designed and built an establishment like no other in the Washington area, utilizing unique combinations of cherry wood, onyx, and antique mirrors and chandeliers. The design has been meticulously configured into the existing space in these historic buildings.
The theme of the Palio derives from the ancient horse race -beautiful and bold, risky and exciting, a feast for the eyes as well as the senses. Good music, a fine wine selection, house made pasta and bread prepared on site, and sourcing from local producers, can only be described as a beautiful experience- all presented in an historic setting that would be as comfortable in Italy as it is in Loudoun County.