pork belly and i went to the maple ave for din din today. we made a reservation online and the restaurant was pretty empty when we got there. the place is pretty small.
service was excellent and fast. probably because there were only two tables including us.
pork belly and i have gained a million lbs in the last a few days. so fatt
the chef’s last name is Ma, so i assumed that he is asian/chinese. i do find their food a lil asian fusion.
shrimp & grits
jumbo tiger shrimp, venison blueberry sausage,
red onions, piquillo peppers, stoneground grits
crème fraiche chicken wings
kendall farms crème fraiche, korean chili paste
PEI mussels, saffron coconut broth, thai chiles,
chinese chorizo, grilled crostinis
i liked these the best.
gruyere vermont cheddar mornay, rotini,
herbs de provence panko crust
mushroom asparagus risotto
mushroom duxelle, fresh asparagus,
swiss gruyere cheese, crostinis
the food was very good but didnt wow me, probably because i was really full from lunch. pretty flavorful and creative. good to try.
147 Maple Ave W
Vienna, VA 22180