Lebanese Taverna: Savor Traditional Middle Eastern Cuisine Near Instrata Pentagon CityJune 5, 2015
The atmosphere at Pentagon Row's Lebanese Taverna is warm, vibrant, and inviting. Neutral-toned walls coordinate well with cinnamon-colored accents and lots of Middle Eastern decorative touches (lanterns, carved wood wall hangings, textiles, and more).
Regulars say that when you're first seated, you should immediately order some hummus to whet your appetite. You'll find traditional hummus on the menu, as well as harissa-spiced, roasted garlic, and pine nut studded varieties, so there's sure to be something for everyone. Popular main dishes include a coconut-based chicken curry with a quince-mango chutney (served over Lebanese rice), as well as kabobs that combine various meats and vegetables on long metal skewers.
Eat in the dining room, or meet some friends from Instrata Pentagon City for an al fresco meal in the outdoor seating area, weather permitting.
1101 South Joyce Street
Arlington, VA, 22202