7945 MacArthur Blvd.
Cabin John, MD 20818
Neighborhood: Bethesda/Glen Echo
Cuisines: Pizza, American
Price Range: Moderate
Noise Level: Chatty
Pizza, wedge salad, clam strips, classic creme brulee.
Starters $7 to $12, pizzas $10 to $13, mains $16 to $19.
Damian and Stephanie Salvatore of Bethesda’s Persimmon have put together a mash-up of seafood restaurant (fried clams, fish tacos), tavern (family-size Caesar salad, hanger steak), pub (nachos), and pizzeria. A local artist’s work adorns the walls, and a chalkboard lists local schools’ sports schedules.
This article appears in the March 2011 issue of The Washingtonian.