Casolare Ristorante + Bar

Rustic Italian

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Overview

James Beard award-winning chef Michael Schlow showcases Italian coastal cuisine at Casolare Ristorante and Bar, a chic spot in the Glover Park Hotel, marked by reclaimed woods and bright tilework. Dishes include antipasti, pizzas, pastas, seared scallops, grilled sirloin steak pizzaiolo or grilled swordfish atop spicy eggplant caponata. The full bar pours a selection of global wines, beers and house cocktails.

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Menu for Casolare Ristorante + Bar

Dinner Menu

Antipasti

  • Crudo of the Day
  • Capri Style Chilled Seafood with Scallops, Shrimp, Calamari, Mussels, Celery & Lemon
    $17.00
  • Shrimp with Lemon, Chiles, and Toasted Bread Crumbs
    $13.00
  • Grilled Octopus with Potatoes, Scallion, and Lemon
    $15.00
  • Barely Seared Tuna with Black Olives, White Beans, and Chiles
    $16.00
  • Creamy Burrata with Roasted Accorn Squash and Chili Oil
    $16.00
  • Clams & Mussels En Brodetto
    $13.00
  • Mama Zecca's Eggplant with Parmigiano
    $12.00
  • Polpette "A La Pugliese" with Spicy Tomato Sauce & Pine Nuts
    $9.00
  • Roasted Peppers "Con Alice" White Anchovies, Red Onion, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and Basil
    $10.00
  • Arugula Salad with Crimini, Capers, Lemon, Olive Oil, and Grana
    $11.00
  • Salumi Del Giorno with Pickled Vegetables
    $12.00
  • Classic Caesar Salad with Shaved Grana & Lace Croutons
    $11.00

Pasta

  • Fettuccine with Tomato & Basil Sauce
    $7.00
  • Fedelini with Tiny Clams, Garlic, Parsley and Smashed Cherry Tomatoes
    $19.00
  • Tagliatelle with Pesto "a la Genovese"
    $18.00
  • Orecchiette with Cauliflower, Chiles, Grana, and Crispy Bread Crumbs
    $18.00
  • Ravioli with Potato, Mint, and Pecorino
    $19.00
  • Chitarra with Spicy Tomato "Puttanesca", Anchovy, Black Olives & Capers
    $19.00
  • Maltagliati with Local Crab, Chiles, and Green Onion
    $21.00

Pizza

  • Margherita with Tomato, Basil, and Mozzarella
    $16.00
  • Marinara with Tomato, Garlic, and Oregano
    $15.00
  • Bianca with Hot Chiles & Rosemary
    $17.00
  • Pizza of the Day

Fish & Meat

  • Branzino with Roasted Baby Heirloom Tomatoes, Black Olives, & Capers
    $31.00
  • Swordfish with Spicy Eggplant Caponata & Salsa Verde
    $32.00
  • Slow Cooked Salmon with Basil Pesto, White Beans, and Spinach
    $28.00
  • Zuppa De Pesce with Fresh Herbs and Grilled Bread
    $27.00
  • Seared Scallops with Hen of the Woods, Potatoes, Capers, and Lemon
    $28.00
  • Giant Chicken Parm
    $23.00
  • Spicy Chicken "Alla Diavola"
    $26.00
  • Lamb with Lentils, Baby Carrots, and Brussel Sprouts
    $36.00
  • Pork Chop with Roasted Pear, Cipollini Onions, Cabbage, and Pomegranate
    $31.00
  • Grilled Sirloin SteaK with Mashed Potatoes, Romanesco, and Herb Oil
    $35.00

Lunch Menu

Antipasti

  • Crudo of the Day
  • Creamy Burrata with Roasted Accorn Squash and Chili Oil
    $16.00
  • Roasted Peppers "Con Alice" White Anchovies, Red Onion, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, and Basil
    $10.00
  • Arugula Salad with Crimini, Capers, Lemon, Olive Oil, and Grana
    $11.00
  • Salumi Del Giorno with Pickled Farmers Market Vegetables
    $12.00
  • Capri Style Chilled Seafood with Scallops, Shrimp, Calamari, Mussels, Celery & Lemon
    $17.00
  • Grilled Octopus with Potatoes, Scallion, and Lemon
    $15.00

Salads

  • Old School Chopped Cobb Salad
    $19.00
  • Barely Seared Tuna Black Olives, White Beans, Roast Peppers, Arugula and Lemon
    $18.00
  • Classic Caesar Salad Grilled Chicken, Shaved Grana, and Lace Croutons
    $17.00
  • Shrimp Salad Avocado, Lemon, Asparagus, and Mixed Greens
    $18.00

Pizza

  • Margherita with Tomato, Basil, and Mozzarella
    $16.00
  • Marinara with Tomato, Garlic, and Oregano
    $15.00
  • Bianca with Hot Chiles & Rosemary
    $17.00
  • Pizza of the Day

Fish & Meat

  • Giant Chicken Parm
    $23.00
  • Fish of the Day

Sandwiches

  • Polpette Parm with Spicy Tomato Basil Sauce
    $12.00
  • Crunchy Eggplant with Spicy Cauliflower Sandwich with Caper Aioli
    $13.00
  • The Italian Sliced Salumi, Mozzarella, Basil Marinated Tomatos, Cherry Peppers, Shredded Lettuce, O+V
    $14.00
  • Crispy Chicken BLT with Pancetta, Lettuce and Tomato Aioli
    $14.00
  • Sicilian Tuna Sandwich with Olive Oil, Black Olives, Capers, Tomato and Mustard Aioli
    $13.00

Breakfast Menu

Main

  • Casolare Continental Fruit, Pastries, Coffee, and Juice
    $15.00
  • Today's Super-Healthy Shake
    $7.00
  • House Made Granola Yogurt and Fresh Fruit
    $9.00
  • Zucchini, Potato and Parmigiano Fritatta Rosemary, Bacon & Multi Grain Toast
    $13.00
  • Toasted Bagel Smoked Salmon, Capers, Cucumber, Tomato, and Red Onion
    $14.00
  • Vanilla Soaked French Toast Fresh Strawberries
    $12.00
  • 2 Eggs, any Style Bacon or Homemade Sausage, Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $12.00
  • Crab Cake Benedict Lemon and Black Pepper Hollandaise
    $19.00
  • Mushroom, Asparagus & Fontina Cheese Omelet
    $13.00
  • Casolare Breakfast Sandwich Fried Egg, Mortadella, Arugula, and Spicy Mustard Aioli
    $12.00
  • Egg White Omelet Farmers Market Veggies and Multi Grain Toast
    $12.00

Sides

  • Breakfast Potatoes
    $5.00
  • Bacon
    $6.00
  • Sausage
    $6.00
  • Toasted Bagel
    $5.00
  • Multi Grain Toast
    $4.00

Drinks

Juice

  • Orange
    $5.00
  • Grapefruit
    $5.00
  • Cranberry
    $5.00
  • Apple
    $5.00
  • Tomato
    $5.00

Coffee

  • Espresso
    $4.00
  • Cappuccino
    $6.00
  • Tea
    $5.00

Brunch Menu

Antipasti

  • Creamy Burrata Tomato, Anchovy, and Parsley
    $16.00
  • Arugula Salad Shaved Zucchini, Capers, Lemon, Olive Oil, and Grana
    $11.00
  • Salumi Del Giorno Pickled Farmers Market Vegetables
    $12.00

Salads

  • Barely Seared Tuna Black Olives, White Beans, Roast Peppers, Arugula and Lemon
    $18.00
  • Classic Caesar Salad Grilled Chicken, Shaved Grana, and Lace Croutons
    $17.00
  • Shrimp Salad Avocado, Lemon, Asparagus, and Mixed Greens
    $18.00

Pizza & Pasta

  • Margherita
    $16.00
  • Marinara Tomato, Garlic, and Oregano
    $15.00
  • Bianca Hot Chiles & Rosemary
    $17.00
  • Pizza of the Day
  • Orecchiette Cauliflower, Chiles, Gran, and Crispy Bread Crumbs
    $18.00
  • Fettuccine Tomato & Basil Sauce
    $17.00

Sides

  • Breakfast Potatoes
    $5.00
  • Bacon
    $6.00
  • Sausage
    $6.00
  • Toasted Bagel
    $5.00
  • Multi Grain Toast
    $4.00

Main

  • Casolare Continental Fruit, Pastries, Coffee, and Juice
    $15.00
  • House Made Granola Yogurt and Fresh Fruit
    $9.00
  • Zucchini & Potato Fritatta Parmigiano, Rosemary, Bacon & Multi Grain Toast
    $13.00
  • Toasted Bagel Smoked Salmon, Capers, Cucumber, Tomato, and Red Onion
    $14.00
  • Vanilla Soaked French Toast Fresh Strawberries
    $12.00
  • Crab Cake Benedict Lemon and Black Pepper Hollandaise
    $19.00
  • Mushroom & Asparagus Omelet Fontina and Multi Grain Toast
    $13.00
  • Casolare Breakfast Sandwich Fried Egg, Mortadella, Arugula, and Spicy Mustard Aioli
    $12.00
  • Egg White Omelet Farmers Market Veggies and Multi Grain Toast
    $12.00

Blood Mary

  • Classic vodka, horseradish, celery, lemon, olives
    $11.00
  • Capri gin, horseradish, chilled seafood, lemon, celery
    $16.00
  • Gardeners thyme-infused gin, horseradish, lemon, seasonal vegetables
    $13.00
  • Norcino vodka, hot sauce, salumi of the day, lime, pickled fresno chiles
    $15.00
  • Bierra Pomadoro DC Brau Pilsner, hot sauce, lime
    $10.00

Coffee / Tea / Juice

Juice

  • Orange
    $5.00
  • Grapefruit
    $5.00
  • Cranberry
    $5.00
  • Apple
    $5.00
  • Tomato
    $5.00

Coffee

  • Espresso
    $4.00
  • Cappuccino
    $6.00
  • Tea
    $5.00

2505 Wisconsin Avenue
Washington, DC 20007

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Eclectic, Intimate
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Foodies, Groups, People Watching
  • Noise Level: Loud
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (202) 625-5400
  • Private Dining Room: No