1701 Connecticut Avenue, NW
From an email:
“La Tomate Bistro announces La Tomate Caffè, opening summer 2014
La Tomate proudly launches a new concept within its historic Connecticut Avenue location. Family owned and operated since 1987, La Tomate will inaugurate La Tomate Caffè adjacent to its current Bistro – the first of many changes the restaurant will implement between 2014-2015.
Designed by Milan-based architect, Fillipo Taidelli, La Tomate Caffè will offer a Belle Epoque atmosphere with Italian inspired menu items.
Open from breakfast to late-night, the Caffè will serve brioche and homemade sweets, espresso, coffee drinks and fresh-pressed juices, traditional breakfast, artisanal-cut domestic and Italian charcuterie, panini and tramezzini, assortments of cheeses, mozzarella varieties, salads and light-fare.
A vast array of pre-packaged products, including La Tomate signature sauces and soups, as well as delicatessen treats, cocktails, wine and beer will be available all day.
The Bistro will remain a place for leisurely indoor and al fresco dining, while the Caffè offers carry out and quick lunch break or dinner options. Whether dining in or on the go, the Caffè at La Tomate, will offer fresh, affordable and delicious food in a cozy, Italian caffè setting.”