The name IL Pizzico literally means “The Pinch”. It describes the culinary belief of proprietor Enzo Livia. To serve Italian food a wise chef must begin with authentic recipes, and then add the right pinch of herbs and spices to give his personal touch to the dish. Recognized as one of the “Top 100 restaurants” by Washingtonian magazine, guests at IL Pizzico dine in a casual, intimate atmosphere surrounded by beautiful murals hand painted by local Italian artists.The menu features a varied selection of seafood, meats and a vast selection of home made pastas. Most desserts are home made as well. The mainly Italian wine list offers wines from different regions to complement your dining experience at IL Pizzico.