Ristorante Murali: Cozy Up Over Authentic Italian Cuisine Near Instrata Pentagon CityApril 6, 2016
Step inside Ristorante Murali and you'll immediately notice that this popular Instrata Pentagon City area restaurant is decorated in bright, lively colors. Cheerful honey-toned paint on the walls coordinates nicely with red and gold upholstery on the chairs, while green striped banquets offer comfortable seating along the walls. Several chandeliers hang from the ceiling, and the huge front windows let in a lot of natural light. In short: the atmosphere at this Arlington restaurant is homey and makes for a great family dinner out.
If you stop by Ristorante Murali during the lunch hour, you're likely to find small groups of friends or colleagues chatting over salads and pasta dishes. Visit for dinner and you'll see tables are filled with a mix of larger friend and family groups relaxing over a leisurely meal, as well as couples out on romantic dates. Highlights of the dinner menu include braised lamb shank over saffron risotto, and veal piccata in a white wine lemon caper sauce, as well as more well-known Italian dishes like some of the best spaghetti and meatballs in town.
1201 South Joyce Street
Arlington, VA 22202