1610 14th Street NW

A new Mediterranean restaurant, Dolce Vita, has landed in Logan Circle, in the space formerly home to Ghibellina. Dolce Vita is an ode to Lahlou Restaurant Group's owner, Med Lahlou's, cultural heritage, highlighting the countires of Italy, Morocco, Spain, and Greece. This new two-floor restaurant can seat up to 230 guests: 150 guests on the first floor and bar, and 80 guests on the second floor. The menu is currated by Corporate Executive Chef Juan Olivera and Executive Chef Elier Rodriguez. The menu for Dolce Vita is separated into three sections: a meze selection, salad and vegetarion options, and large dishes. The restaurant also features a large wine list of over 150 wine options for guests to enjoy. Dolce Vita is open Sunday through Thursday from 5:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until midnight; 202.506.4872; For more information, visit their website here.

Photo by Laura Chase de Formigny