Open weekdays from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 pm.; daily from 5:30 p.m. to about 10:30 p.m. Licensed. Major credit cards. 524-3812.
Deep in the heart of the Plateau, this instantly endearing charmer is bedecked in artifacts and paintings, and offers an upbeat atmosphere, enjoyable food and highly drinkable, mid-range Italian wines.
Fresh mozzarella with red and yellow tomatoes and homemade pesto; puffy, melting gnocchi in tomato, cream and aromatics; quality veal with fancy mushrooms; lushly dressed osso buco; and butter-tender veal filet mignon. Homey desserts (tiramisu; hazelnut ice-cream) and good espresso included in the affordable tables d'hdte. Live music on weekends. Reservations recommended.