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
  • Classic Caesar Salad Shaved Grana & Lace Croutons
    $9.00
  • Shrimp Lemon, Fresno Chiles and Toasted Bread Crumbs
    $14.00
  • Capri Style Chilled Seafood Scallops, Shrimp, Calamari, Mussels, Clams, Celery & Lemon
    $17.00
  • Grilled Octopus Potatoes, Scallion and Lemon
    $15.00
  • Barely Seared Tuna Black Olives, White Beans and Chiles
    $16.00
  • Arugula Salad Crimini, Capers, Lemon, Olive Oil and Grana
    $9.00
  • Polpette "alla Pugliese" Peasant Bread Meatballs, Spicy Tomato Sauce & Pine Nuts
    $9.00
  • Mama Zecca's Eggplant Layered Eggplant Terrina & Parmigiano
    $12.00
  • House Made Stracciatella Creamy Mozzarella, Roasted Asparagus, Chile Oil & Bruschetta
    $15.00
  • Salumi Del Giorno Cured Italian Meats and Pickled Vegetables
    $12.00

Pasta

  • Fettuccine Tomato & Basil Sauce
    $16.00
  • Tagliatelle Pesto "a la Genovese"
    $17.00
  • Fedelini Tiny Clams, Garlic, Parsley and Smashed Cherry Tomatoes
    $19.00
  • Maltagliati Fresh Crab,Fresno Chiles and Green Onion
    $21.00
  • Tortelli Truffle and Ricotta filled Ravioli, Roasted Mushrooms & Spinach
    $20.00
  • Chitarra Duck, Radicchio and Asparagus
    $20.00
  • Orecchiette Cauliflower, Chiles, Grana and Crispy Bread Crumbs
    $18.00

Pizza

  • Margherita Tomato, Basil and Mozzarella
    $16.00
  • Asparagus & Pancetta Fontina, Kale & Radicchio
    $17.00
  • Bianca Fontina, Ricotta & Fresh Mozzarella
    $17.00

Fish & Meat

  • Zuppa Di Pesce Italian Fish Stew, Fresh Herbs and Grilled Bread
    $27.00
  • Giant Chicken Parm Marinara, Mozzarella and Broccoli Rabe
    $24.00
  • Branzino Roasted Baby Heirloom Tomatoes, Black Olives & Capers
    $31.00
  • Swordfish Spicy Eggplant Caponata & Salsa Verde
    $29.00
  • Seared-Jumbo Scallops Hen of the Woods, Potatoes, Capers and Lemon
    $32.00
  • Crispy Duck Breast Farro Risotto, Asparagus, Duck & Cherry Fegato Sauce and Italian Pistachios
    $34.00
  • Grilled Angus Strip Steak Cauliflower & Mascarpone Mash, Grilled Baby Artichokes, Charred Radicchio & Sicilian Green Olive Relish
    $33.00
  • Slow Cooked Salmon White Beans, Spinach and Basil Pesto
    $28.00
  • Spicy Chicken "Alla Diavola" Broccolini and Smashed Crispy Potatoes
    $26.00

Lunch Menu

Antipasti

  • Zuppa del Giorno Seasonal Offerings
    $7.00
  • Polpette "alla Pugliese" Peasant Bread Meatballs, Spicy Tomato Sauce & Pine Nuts
    $9.00
  • House Made Stracciatella Creamy Mozzarella, Roasted Asparagus, Chile Oil & Bruschetta
    $15.00
  • Salumi Del Giorno Cured Italian Meats, Pickled Farmers Market Vegetables
    $12.00
  • Mama Zecca's Eggplant Layered Eggplant Terrina & Parmigiano
    $12.00

Salads

  • Arugula Salad Crimini, Capers, Lemon, Olive Oil and Grana
    $11.00
  • "Old School" Chopped Cobb Salad Chicken, Bacon, Egg, Asparagus, Beets, Tomatoes, Cauliflower, Avocado & Mozzarella
    $17.00
  • Barely Seared Tuna Black Olives, White Beans, Fresno Chiles, Arugula and Lemon
    $18.00
  • Capri-Style Seafood Salad Shrimp, Calamari, Mussels, Clams, Orange, Greens & Radichhio
    $18.00
  • Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad Shaved Grana and Lace Croutons
    $16.00

Pizza

  • Margherita Tomato, Basil and Mozzarella
    $16.00
  • Bianca Fontina, Ricotta & Fresh Mozzarella
    $17.00
  • Asparagus & Pancetta Fontina, Kale & Radicchio
    $17.00

Pasta

  • Tagliatelle Pesto "a la Genovese"
    $15.00
  • Chicken Parm Chitarra Pasta, Spicy Tomato Sauce & Mozzarella
    $18.00
  • Fedelini & Polpette "Alla Pugliese" Peasant Bread Meatballs, Tomato & Basil Sauce and Grana
    $16.00

Sandwiches

  • Crunchy Eggplant Pickled Cauliflower Relish & Caper Aioli
    $13.00
  • The Italian Sliced Salumi, Mozzarella, Vine-Ripened Tomatoes, Cherry Peppers, Shredded Lettuce and O+V
    $15.00
  • Crispy Chicken BLT Pancetta, Lettuce and Tomato Aioli
    $16.00
  • Sicilian Grilled Swordfish Sandwich Olive Oil, Black Olives, Capers, Tomato, Arugula and Mustard Aioli
    $18.00
  • Caprese Sandwich Fresh Mozzarella, Oven Roasted Tomatoes, Basil Pesto & Balsamic Marinated Grilled Onions
    $15.00

Breakfast Menu

Main

  • Super Healthy Shake Blackberries, Spinach & Banana
    $7.00
  • House Made Granola Honey-Whipped Yogurt and Fresh Fruit
    $9.00
  • Casolare Continental Fruit, Pastries, Coffee & Juice
    $15.00
  • 2 Eggs, Any Style Bacon or Homemade Sausage, Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $12.00
  • Crab & Sofrito Omelet Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $17.00
  • Mushroom & Asparagus Omelet Fontina, Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $13.00
  • Casolare Italian Breakfast Sandwich Fried Egg, Mortadella, Mozzarella, Arugula, Spicy Mustard Aioli & Potatoes
    $14.00
  • Power Scramble Egg Whites, Kale, Tomato, White Bean, Mushrooms, Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $12.00

Sides

  • Breakfast Potatoes
    $5.00
  • Bacon
    $6.00
  • Sausage
    $6.00
  • 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

Libations

  • Bellini
    $11.00
  • Mimosa
    $11.00
  • Bloody Mary
    $11.00
  • Jailbreak Hefeweisen
    $7.00
  • 3 Stars Oatmeal Stout
    $11.00

Brunch Menu

Antipasti

  • Polpette "alla Pugliese" Peasant Bread Meatballs, Spicy Tomato Sauce & Pine Nuts
    $9.00
  • House Made Stracciatella Creamy Mozzarella, Roasted Asparagus, Chile Oil & Bruschetta
    $15.00
  • Salumi Del Giorno Cured Italian Meats, Pickled Farmers Market Vegetables
    $12.00
  • Mama Zecca's Eggplant Layered Eggplant Terrina & Parmigiano
    $12.00
  • House Made Granola Honey-Whipped Yogurt and Fresh Fruit
    $9.00

Salads

  • Arugula Salad Crimini, Capers, Lemon, Olive Oil and Grana
    $11.00
  • Barely Seared Tuna Black Olives, White Beans, Roast Peppers, Arugula and Lemon
    $18.00
  • Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad Shaved Grana and Lace Croutons
    $16.00
  • Capri-Style Seafood Salad Shrimp, Calamari, Mussels, Clams, Orange, Greens & Radicchio
    $18.00

Pizza

  • Margherita
    $16.00
  • Asparagus & Pancetta, Egg Fontina, Kale & Radicchio
    $18.00
  • Bianca Fontina, Ricotta & Fresh Mozzarella
    $17.00

Pasta

  • Tagliatelle Pesto "a la Genovese"
    $15.00
  • Chicken Parm Chitarra Pasta & Spicy Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella
    $18.00
  • Fedelini & Polpette "alla Pugliese" Peasant Bread Meatballs, Tomato & Basil Sauce, Grana
    $16.00

Sides

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

Main

  • Power Scramble Egg Whites, Kale, Tomato, White Bean, Mushrooms
    $12.00
  • Vanilla Custard French Toast Prosecco Strawberries
    $13.00
  • Crab & Sofrito Omelet Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $17.00
  • 2 Eggs, Any Style Bacon or Homemade Sausage, Potatoes & Multi Grain Toast
    $12.00
  • Roma Eggs Benedict Crispy Eggplant, Spinach, Oven-Roasted Tomatoes, Hollandaise, Tomato-Basil Sauce & Micro Basil
    $16.00
  • Casolare Steak & Eggs Two Eggs, Rosemary Tomatoes, Potatoes & Olive-Caper Sauce
    $19.00
  • Mushroom & Asparagus Omelet Fontina, Potatoes and Multi Grain Toast
    $13.00
  • Italian Breakfast Sandwich Fried Egg, Mortadella, Arugula, Mozzarella & Mustard Aioli
    $14.00
  • Popover Pancake Strawberry-Rhubarb Compote, Honey-Whipped Yogurt
    $14.00

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

Bombolini & Bellini

  • Bombolini & Bellini Brunch A Basket of Bombolinis & Bottomless Bellinis
    $15.00

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