La Forchetta opens in Northwest Washington today. The 3,150-square-foot casual eatery specializes in Italian cuisine, with an in-house pizza station seating 12. The decor sports an 11-foot art installation of the Mona Lisa. Throughout the summer, the patio will be open with seating for 30, plus an additional 10 for receptions. The main dining room can accommodate 116 people with 20 seated in the exhibition kitchen.
Photo: Courtesy of La Forchetta