About Zaytinya

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Under the direction of celebrated chef José Andrés and his ThinkFoodGroup team, Zaytinya offers an innovative mezze menu inspired by Turkish, Greek and Lebanese cuisines served up in a sleek and modern setting. Building on Jose’s deep knowledge of Mediterranean cooking and years of research and travel, the menu features shared small plates of authentic and innovative fare, creative cocktails, and unique Mediterranean wines, making Zaytinya one of the most exciting restaurants in Washington. Since opening in 2002, Zaytinya ranks consistently as a Top DC Dining Destination.

Turkish Restaurant Week 2016

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Posted Aug 25, 2016

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September 9th – 18th

Join us as we celebrate one of the world’s richest and most delicious cuisines during the 13th Annual Turkish Restaurant Week! Enjoy our innovative mezze inspired by classic dishes from Turkey, all featured on our special menus offered exclusively during this time.

Lunch: $25 (includes 3 dishes plus dessert)
Dinner: $35 (includes 4 dishes plus dessert)

Choose from a variety of Turkish delights, including our signature hommus, saffron basmati rice and lamb kebab. We hope you join us to taste our flavorful Mediterranean fare!

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Cool Down with our Hot New Brunch Menu

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Posted Jul 28, 2016

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We’re rolling out our new brunch menu this weekend, and we want you to be the first to know! Introducing six new mouthwatering Mediterranean-inspired dishes. Start with an order of goat cheese Greek donuts before diving into a traditional Turkish scramble with tomatoes, peppers and lobster.

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Culture + Cocktails

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Posted Jul 12, 2016

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We’re thrilled to be the presenting restaurant sponsor of The Greeks at The National Geographic Museum. As the fourth and final stop of this unique exhibit’s tour, it’s an amazing opportunity to see rare artifacts that have never left Greece before now.

After exploring the museum, bring in your ticket for a complimentary glass of Pom Fili*, our refreshing cocktail with white whine, vodka and pomegranate.

*Terms & Conditions:This offer is good for one complimentary glass of Pom Fili with any purchase of equal or greater value. Must provide ticket from National Geographic Museum’s The Greeks exhibit to redeem. Limit one per guest per visit. Not valid with any other discounts or offers. Offer valid through October 10, 2016.

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José‘s Rosés

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Posted May 24, 2016

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Come enjoy the season’s official wine by sampling our selection of rotating Mediterranean rosés.

The perfect complement to a sunny day on our patio, try them by the glass, by the bottle, or allow our team create a custom flight.

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Mezze Lunch Menu: four courses for only $25

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Posted Mar 24, 2010

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The best lunch in Gallery Place is now an amazing deal. Your choice of one dish from each of four courses, including dessert, for only $25.

Click here to download the PDF menu.

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