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Osteria Da Nino

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Tue, 7/16
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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We are a locally owned restaurant in Arlington, VA that believes in the power of Italian Hospitality, Wine and Cooking to express our love of Italian Traditions and Culture.
$7 - $27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Italian, Mediterranean
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This family owned and operated restaurant has mama in the kitchen and dad greeting guests at the door. We thoroughly enjoyed the pizza, ravioli and veal dishes! Service was nice and the ambiance was lovely.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KimberlyH1693
608antoninop, Owner at Osteria Da Nino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ciao Signora Kimberly...... Thank you for let us know about your experience @ ODN and share with every one... Have a great Summer ,, Respectfully NINO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the food was quite good, the service was slow and the waitress was not particularly friendly or pleasant. She was very businesslike and showed no concern when people in our party commented on annoying fruitflies. Also three couples in our party were overcharged and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank carol k
608antoninop, Owner at Osteria Da Nino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Signora Carol.... Thank you for your feedback ... Again my sincere apologies for your fruit fly experience with us @ODN.. Yes as customer you always are 100 % right .... We add a menu & wine by the glass change and price was wrong...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a small group that came in for an early dinner, at first service was slow but we were not in a hurry and it was early. We all noticed fruit flies all over the place, in front of us, falling into our drinks,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank zahav
Reviewed June 1, 2019

Lunched at OSteria da Nino today for the first time. It was delightfully peaceful- the food, delicious, and the service, excellent. My adult grandson and I each had the Brazino sea bass. Marvelous! We will certainly be back with the rest of the family and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank bgf2
608antoninop, Owner at Osteria Da Nino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much !!!! A pleasure to take care of wonderful customers .. Have a fantastic summer Grazie NINO

Reviewed May 28, 2019

This restaurant is absolutely superb! When we arrive at Regan National Airport all we can think of is getting to Nino’s as soon as possible. The fried oysters are the best we have EVER eaten and that includes New Orleans. The squid ink pasta with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MMCPittsburgh_PA
Reviewed May 10, 2019

Anything you get will be terrific. A friend who lives in the area suggested it and we were so happy that he did! The owner is a wonderful man who loves to chat and tries to have you have a wonderful dining experience. Great food!...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank marusia
Reviewed May 9, 2019

Wonderful Italian menu and wine list. Arugula and fennel salad with shaved parmesan is a wonderful starter, as well as the 2014 Etna Rosso from the volcanic soil of Sicily. Entrees were great. My branzino (sea bass) was savory and healthy. Our part of 4...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 22, 2019

Little did we know, at first, but our lovely bartender is the daughter of Nino, who has established a wonderful Italian restaurand in Shirlington. I worried, at first that this restaurant on the sidestreet of Shirlington... not on the main drag... might not make it,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

We've been many times as a couple or family. It's always a friendly, cozy atmosphere. This time, we were with an organized group of seniors. It was surprising not only how good the food was, but how quickly we were served. Usually with a group...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cfuller603
Reviewed April 11, 2019

4 of us had a superb dinner at Osteria De Nino. The service was world class, the wine list was great and the entrees were very well prepared and presented. Great wine list as well. Of particular note: The grilled brussel sprouts were terrific, the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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January 31, 2017|
Response from Joseph V | Reviewed this property |
There is no question however my experiences have been excellent at the Osteria da Nino. joe v
October 20, 2016|
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Response from Joseph V | Reviewed this property |
Tutti bene signore Nino! A presto
August 20, 2016|
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Response from Haruspex17 | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't. Nino serves mainly Sicilian dishes.
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