il Canale

il Canale

$ • Italian • Pasta • Comfort Food • Family Friendly
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Location and hours

1065 31st St Nw, Washington, DC 20007
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMDinner Menu
Monday - Thursday
04:00 PM - 10:30 PMDinner Menu
11:00 AM - 04:00 PMLunch Menu
Friday
04:00 PM - 11:00 PMDinner Menu
11:00 AM - 04:00 PMLunch Menu
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMDinner Menu

1065 31st St Nw, Washington, DC 20007 • More info


  • Antipasti Caldi

    • Polpette al Sugo Antipasti Caldi (4 pcs)

      House-made ground beef meatballs with tomato sauce.
      $12.00
    • Calamari e Zucchine Fritti Antipasti Caldi

      Crisply fried tender calamari and zucchini. Served with a side of spicy marinara sauce.
      $15.00
    • Arancini Siciliani Antipasti Caldi (3 pcs)

      Fried rice croquette filled with ragu of ground beef and peas and mozzarella.
      $10.00
    • Melanzane alla Parmigiana Antipasti Caldi

      Layers of eggplant, imported buffalo mozzarella, tomato sauce, parmesan, and basil.
      $13.00
    • Mozzarella in Carrozza Antipasti Caldi (3 pcs)

      Deep-fried breaded fresh buffalo mozzarella.
      $11.00
    • Focaccia Bread Antipasti Caldi

      Our organic house-made dough pressed flat and baked with extra virgin olive oil, oregano, and parmesan.
      $6.00
  • Antipasti Freddi

    • Tagliere Antipasti Freddi

      A sampling of the imported Italian cured meats, fresh buffalo mozzarella, and vegetables.
      $28.00
    • Bruschetta con Caponata Antipasti Freddi

      Mix of baked eggplant, zucchini, bell peppers, onions and celery, vinegar, and tomato sauce on home-made organic bread with basil and olive oil.
      $8.00
    • Caprese Antipasti Freddi

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, plum tomatoes, touch of olive oil, oregano, and basil.
      $15.00
    • Bresaola Antipasti Freddi

      Air-dried cured beef, grana padano shavings, arugula, and touch of olive oil.
      $15.00
    • Bruschetta Antipasti Freddi

      Seasoned diced and fresh tomatoes, basil, and olive oil on homemade organic bread.
      $8.00
    • Proscuitto e Mozzarella di Bufala Antipasti Freddi

      Prosciutto di Parma, imported buffalo mozzarella, and touch of olive oil.
      $18.00
    • Piatto di Verdure Antipasti Freddi

      Sampling of grilled eggplants, grilled zucchini, roasted bell peppers, marinated artichoke hearts, and mixed Cerignola olives.
      $15.00
    • Prosciutto e Melone

      Prosciutto di Parma, fresh sliced melon, garnished with arugula
      $14.00
  • Insalate

    • Side House Salad

      $7.00
    • Ciliegina Insalate

      Arugula, imported buffalo mozzarella, grape tomatoes, carrots, mixed Cerignola olives, slice of grilled zucchini, and housemade honey mustard dressing.
      $14.00
    • Caesar Insalate

      Romaine, croutons, grana padano, and housemade dressing.
      $14.00
    • Il Canale Salad

      Romaine and spinach, fresh goat cheese, caramelized walnuts, dried apricot, and housemade strawberry vinaigrette dressing on the side.
      $14.00
    • House Salad

      Romaine, arugula, carrots, cherry tomatoes, and housemade lemon dressing.
      $12.00
    • Side Caesar Salad

      $8.00
    • Tunnarella Salad

      Baby arugula with albacore tuna, plum tomatoes, Kalamata olives, and housemade lemon dressing.
      $14.00
  • Pasta

    • Cannelloni Pasta

      Artisan large tube pasta filled with ricotta, spinach in tomato sauce, and buffalo mozzarella.
      $22.00
    • Spaghetti Alla Carbonara Paste

      Organic pasta, pancetta, egg, parmesan, black pepper, touch of cream, and topped with bacon.
      $24.00
    • Lasagna Paste

      Layers of fresh pasta, parmesan, mozzarella, bechamel, meat sauce, and provolone cheese.
      $20.00
    • Spaghetti Pomodoro Paste

      Organic pasta and cherry tomato sauce.
      $16.00
    • Lobster Ravioli Paste

      Fresh homemade ravioli filled with lobster meat. Served in a shallot tomato cream sauce.
      $25.00
    • Scialatielli allo Scoglio Paste

      Fresh artisan pasta, mussels, shrimp, clams, cherry tomatoes, white wine, garlic, and red peppers.
      $25.00
    • Gnocchi Alla Bolognese Paste

      Housemade organic flour and ricotta dumplings. Served in a fresh meat sauce.
      $22.00
    • Gnocchi Paste

      Housemade organic flour and ricotta dumplings, cherry tomato sauce, and buffalo mozzarella.
      $20.00
    • Penne al Salmone Paste

      Organic pasta, smoked and fresh salmon, shallots, white wine, cherry tomatoes, and touch of cream.
      $24.00
    • Ravioli ai Porcini e Truffle

      Fresh homemade ravioli filled with Porcini mushrooms and White Truffle , served in a light Butter and Parmesan cheese sauce .
      $25.00
    • Spaghetti al Pesto

      Organic pasta served in a traditional Basil Pesto sauce .
      $16.00
    • Pappardelle alla Bolognese

      Homemade fresh wide egg noodles served in a Bolognese sauce .
      $22.00
  • Gluten Free Pasta

    • Gluten-Free Penne Bolognese

      $23.00
      Gluten Free
    • Gluten-Free Penne Pomodoro

      $17.00
      Gluten Free
    • Gluten-Free Penne allo Scoglio

      $25.00
      Gluten Free
    • Gluten-Free Penne Pesto

      $17.00
      Gluten Free
  • Secondi

    • Salmone alla Siciliana

      Grilled filet of salmon served with potatoes tortino and caponata.
      $28.00
    • Tagliata di Manzo

      Grilled and sliced 10 oz flat iron steak, baby arugula, sun-dried tomatoes, grana padano shavings, and balsamic glaze. Served medium.
      $27.00
    • Ribeye Steak (12 oz)

      Grilled ribeye steak served with potatoes tortino and side house salad.
      $32.00
    • Rolle'di Pollo

      Baked chicken breast filled with mushroom and parmesan cheese. Topped with mushroom and cream. Served with potatoes tortino and caponata.
      $24.00
    • Branzino al Cartoccio

      Baked filet of Mediterranean sea bass in parchment paper, garnished with bell peppers, tomatoes, olives, and potato.
      $28.00
    • Lamb Chops Alla Griglia

      Rack of 4 grilled lamb chops seasoned with olive oil, salt, lemon pepper, and rosemary. Served with caponata side.
      $28.00
  • Pizza Napoletana Rossa (w/ Tomato Sauce)

    • Diavola Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, spicy salami, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $20.00
    • Margherita Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $14.00
    • Napoli Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, anchovies, Kalamata olives, oregano, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $18.00
    • Del Pizzaiolo Rossa

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, bocconcini mozzarella, arugula, bresaola, grape tomatoes, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $22.00
    • Capricciosa Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, ham, artichoke hearts, mushrooms, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $20.00
    • La Regina Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, prosciutto di Parma, ricotta cheese, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $20.00
    • Meat Lover Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, pepperoni, sausage, ham, sweet salami, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $21.00
    • Il Canale Pizza

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, ricotta cheese, prosciutto di Parma, eggplant, cherry tomatoes, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $20.00
    • Vegetariana Rossa

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, roasted bell peppers, zucchini, eggplant, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $20.00
      Vegetarian
    • Marinara (No Cheese) Pizza

      Tomato sauce, garlic, olive oil, oregano, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $12.00
    • Siciliana Pizza

      Tomato sauce , Bufala mozzarella , sun dried Tomatoes , Goat cheese , Basil , Parmesan cheese , Olive Oil , red Pepper flakes .
      $20.00
  • Pizza Napoletana Bianca (No Tomato Sauce)

    • Del Pizzaiolo Bianca

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, bocconcini mozzarella, arugula, bresaola, grape tomatoes, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour. No tomato sauce.
      $21.00
    • Italia Pizza

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, prosciutto di Parma, baby arugula, and grana padano. Made with organic 00 flour. No tomato sauce.
      $19.00
    • Quattro Formaggi Pizza

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, grana padano, and blue cheese. Made with organic 00 flour. No tomato sauce.
      $18.00
    • Georgetown Pizza

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, spinach, sausage, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour. No tomato sauce.
      $19.00
    • Vegetariana Bianca

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, roasted bell peppers, zucchini, and eggplant. Made with organic 00 flour. No tomato sauce.
      $18.00
      Vegetarian
    • Mortadella e Pistacchio Pizza

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, mortadella, pistachio, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Made with organic 00 flour. No tomato sauce.
      Sold out
       • 
      $19.00
  • Pizze Ripene

    • Calzone

      Stuffed with imported buffalo mozzarella, ham, ricotta, and basil. Served with a side of marinara sauce. Made with organic 00 flour.
      $19.00
  • Sides

    • French Fries

      $5.00
    • Side of Caponata

      Mix of baked eggplant, zucchini, bell peppers, onions and celery, vinegar, and tomato sauce. Not gluten free.
      $5.00
    • Potato Tortino

      $5.00
    • Side of Sautéed Spinach

      $5.00
    • Side of Grilled Chicken

      $6.00
    • Side of Grilled Shrimp

      $6.00
    • Side of Grilled Salmon

      $6.00
  • For Your Kids

    • Kids Organic Penne

      Choice of pasta type with either pomodoro tomato sauce or burro (butter)
      $7.00
    • Kids Meatballs and French Fries

      $8.00
    • Kids Grilled Chicken with French Fries

      $8.00
    • Kids Organic Spaghetti

      $7.00
    • 2 Mini Cannoli

      2 mini authentic Sicilian cannoli stuffed with ricotta cream and topped with crushed pistachios
      $5.00
  • Dessert

    • Tiramisu

      Ladyfinger dipped in coffee, served with mascarpone cream made in house
      $9.00
    • Cannoli Siciliani (2 pcs)

      (2 pcs) authentic Sicilian cannoli stuffed with ricotta cream and topped with pistachio crumbs
      $9.00
    • Torta Di Latte (Tres Leche)

      Italian sponge cake soaked in three kins of milks topped with whipped cream
      $9.00
    • Torta Caprese

      Slice of authentic Neapolitan chocolate almond cake
      $9.00
    • Torta Siciliana

      Traditional Sicilian sponge cake with Ricotta cream and chocolate chips , topped with crushed Pistacchio Almonds and candied Oranges .
      $9.00
    • Torta Siciliana

      Traditional Sicilian sponge cake with Ricotta cream and Chocolate chips , topped with crushed Pistacchio , Almonds and candied Oranges .
      $9.00
  • Drinks

    • Fiuggi Sparkling Water

      1L Bottle of Sparkling Water Imported from Italy.
      $5.00
    • Fiuggi Still Water

      1L Bottle Still Water imported from Italy.
      $5.00
    • San Pellegrino Aranciata

      Orange flavored San Pellegrino Italian Soda Can
      $2.50
    • Ginger Beer

      Can of Ginger Beer
      $2.50
    • Coke

      355 ml. can
      $2.00
    • Diet Coke

      355 ml. can
      $2.00
    • Sprite

      355 ml. can
      $2.00
  • Antipasti Freddi

    • Bresaola Antipasti Freddi

      Air-dried cured beef, grana padano shavings, and arugula with a touch of olive oil.
      $9.00
    • Bruschetta Antipasti Freddi

      Seasoned diced and fresh tomatoes, basil, and olive oil on homemade organic bread.
      $7.00
    • Prosciutto e Mozzarella di Bufala Antipasti Freddi

      Prosciutto di Parma, imported buffalo mozzarella, touch of olive oil, and arugula.
      $10.00
  • Antipasti Caldi

    • Impepata di Cozze Antipasti Caldi

      Steamed pel mussels with extra virgin olive oil, parsley, and crushed black pepper.
      $10.00
    • Mozzarella in Carrozza Antipasti Caldi (3 pcs)

      Deep-fried breaded fresh buffalo mozzarella.
      $10.00
    • Arancini Siciliani Antipasti Caldi (3 pcs)

      Fried rice croquette filled with ragu of ground beef, peas, and mozzarella.
      $8.00
    • Polpette al Sugo Antipasti Caldi (2 pcs)

      House-made meatballs.
      $6.00
    • Focaccia Bread Antipasti Caldi

      Our organic house-made dough pressed flat and baked with extra virgin olive oil, oregano, and parmesan.
      $6.00
  • Insalate

    • Ciliegina Insalate

      Arugula, imported buffalo mozzarella, grape tomatoes, carrots, mixed Cerignola olives, and slice of grilled zucchini with house-made honey mustard dressing.
      $12.00
    • Caprese Insalate

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, plum tomatoes, extra virgin olive oil, oregano, and basil.
      $10.00
    • Tunnarella Salad

      Baby arugula, albacore tuna, plum tomatoes, and Kalamata olives with house-made lemon dressing.
      $12.00
    • Caesar Insalate

      Romaine, croutons, and grana padano with house-made dressing.
      $11.00
    • House Salad

      Romaine, arugula, tomatoes, and carrots with house-made citrus dressing.
      $10.00
  • Mini Panini

    • Classico Mini Panini (2 pcs)

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, prosciutto di Parma, arugula, and sliced tomatoes. Served with organic bread with side house salad and French fries.
      $13.00
    • Pollo Mini Panini (2 pcs)

      Grilled chicken breast served with romaine and sliced tomatoes. Served with organic bread with side house salad and French fries.
      $13.00
    • Imbottito Mini Panini (2 pcs)

      Meatballs panini with mozzarella and eggplant. Served with organic bread with side house salad and French fries.
      $13.00
  • Pizza Napoletana

    • Meat Lover Pizza Napoletana

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, pepperoni, sausage, ham, sweet salami, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Our pizza is made with organic 00 flour.
      $16.00
    • Margherita Pizza Napoletana

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Our pizza is made with organic 00 flour.
      $12.00
    • Diavola Pizza Napoletana

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, spicy salami, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Our pizza is made with organic 00 flour.
      $14.00
    • Quattro Formaggi Pizza Napoletana

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, grana padano, blue cheese, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Our pizza is made with organic 00 flour.
      $14.00
    • Georgetown Pizza Napoletana

      Imported buffalo mozzarella, spinach, sausage, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Our pizza is made with organic 00 flour.
      $15.00
    • Vegetariana Rossa Pizza Napoletana

      Tomato sauce, imported buffalo mozzarella, roasted bell peppers, zucchini, eggplant, parmesan, olive oil, and basil. Our pizza is made with organic 00 flour.
      $14.00
      Vegetarian
  • Pizze Ripene

    • Calzone Pizze Ripene

      Stuffed with imported buffalo mozzarella, ham, ricotta, and basil. Served with a side of marinara sauce.
      $14.00
  • Pasta

    • Spaghetti al Pesto Paste

      Organic pasta served in a traditional Basil Pesto sauce.
      $13.00
    • Cannelloni Paste

      Artisan large tube pasta filled with ricotta, spinach in tomato sauce, and buffalo mozzarella.
      $14.00
    • Gnocchi Paste

      Housemade organic flour and ricotta dumplings with cherry tomato sauce and imported buffalo mozzarella.
      $13.00
    • Lasagna Paste

      Layers of fresh pasta, parmesan, mozzarella, bechamel, and meat sauce.
      $14.00
    • Spaghetti al Pomodoro Paste

      Organic.
      $13.00
    • Lobster Ravioli Paste

      Fresh home-made ravioli filled with lobster meat. Served in a shallot tomato cream sauce.
      $17.00
    • Scialatielli allo Scoglio Paste

      Fresh artisan pasta, mussels, shrimp, clams, spicy cherry tomato, white wine, garlic, and crushed red peppers.
      Sold out
       • 
      $17.00
  • Gluten Free Pasta

    • Gluten-Free Penne Bolognese

      $22.00
      Gluten free
    • Gluten-Free Penne Pomodoro

      $17.00
      Gluten free
    • Gluten-Free Penne allo Scoglio

      $24.00
      Gluten free
    • Gluten-Free Penne Pesto

      $17.00
      Gluten free
  • Secondi

    • Tagliata di Manzo

      Served medium. Grilled and sliced 10 oz flat iron steak, baby arugula, sun-dried tomatoes, and grana padano shavings with balsamic reduction.
      $16.00
    • Branzino al Cartoccio

      Baked filet of Mediterranean sea bass in parchment paper. Garnished with bell peppers, tomatoes, olives, and potato.
      $16.00
    • Rolle' di Pollo

      Baked chicken breast filled with mushroom and parmesan cheese. Topped with mushroom and cream and served with potatoes tortino and caponata.
      $14.00
    • Salmone alla Siciliana

      Grilled filet of salmon served with potatoes tortino and caponata.
      $16.00
  • For Your Kids

    • Kids Organic Penne

      $7.00
    • Kids Meatballs and French Fries

      $8.00
    • Kids Grilled Chicken with French Fries

      $8.00
    • Kids Organic Spaghetti

      $7.00
  • Dessert

    • Torta Siciliana

      Traditional Sicilian sponge cake with Ricotta cream and Chocolate chips , topped with crushed Pistacchio , Almonds and candied Oranges .
      $7.00
    • Tiramisu'

      Lady fingers dipped in coffee and Mascarpone cheese cream.
      $7.00
    • Torta Caprese

      Traditional Neapolitan Chocolate and Almond cake .
      $7.00
    • Torta di Latte

      Italian sponge cake with 3 types of Milk , topped with whipped cream .
      $7.00