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Via Umbria Family

Experience a slice of Italy
in Georgetown, DC

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Letter from Bill and Suzy

We are selling existing inventory which includes our outstanding selection of meats and cheeses, imported Italian wines, and a wide variety of staples, ingredients, necessities and luxuries. We remain open to exploring the option of shopping by appointment after that date. Please contact us at

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Emporio —You and your family can enjoy a gourmet meal this Christmas with minimal fuss and preparation

Catering Menu

We cater to private events on site and off up to 36 guests. Our farm-to-table style ensures that the freshest and best products are used. View Catering Menu



Our signature burgher is a favorite in D.C - and now you can add on house-made fries with pecorino and garlig. View menu > 

Reserve Now

D.C. Restaurant Week is all about great food & amazing deals on prix-fix multi-course meals. Call, email or stop by to make reservations.   

Vino — Browse our Selection of Artisanal Italian Wine & Beers

Distinctive wines with character that reflect the passion of the families who have tended their lands for generations.

casa — Experience Italy's Green Heart at our Farmhouse

Rent our Farmhouse

Located in a peaceful valley in the shadow of Assisi, our rustic farmhouse is the perfect base from which to discover Umbria, the “green heart of Italy.” Learn More

Tours and Activities

Join us on a tour or let us organize activities during your rental. Either way our expertise will transform your vacation into an unforgettable experience. View Tours

Plan your event — at Georgetown's newest venue

Our chic Georgetown gallery and outdoor patio space is ideal for your special event. Let us help you plan the perfect reception, meeting or celebration. View the Space

Dining and Events at Via Umbria

Dinner at the Chef's Table in our Laboratorio Kitchen

Dinner at the Chef's Table

Join us Thursday, Friday and Saturday Nights at the Chef’s Table for an evening of spectacular food, unique wines, and conviviality in the ultimate experience of La Dolce Vita. Dine with friends old and new around our communal table in this immersive, chef driven dining experience.

News Welcome Chef Liam

Via Umbria is thrilled to announce Liam LaCivita as our new Head Chef. Read More

Read Scott's Blogs

Learn all about our meat and cheese counter, and then stop by and try it!. Read More

Discover Classes & Demos

Via Umbria organizes weekly cooking classes, demonstrations and tastings.  Book Now


Fresh Features from Our Blog

It's the Next Best Thing to Being There

Blue, Blue, My Cheese is Blue

This week, or weekend, rather, Suzy and I headed west to visit our son who lives in Oakland. Preferring to escape the city for the weekend, we headed north to Read more

Simone's Christmas Tortellini

SIMONE'S CHRISTMAS TORTELLINIINGREDIENTSfor the dough: 10 eggs 2lb type 00 flourFor the sauce: 1 pound loose sausage cooked 1 cup ricotta 3/4 cup grated parmigianoFor the puree: 1 lb gold potatoes cubed 1 Read more

White Truffle Parmigiano Sformato

This recipe is a great way to start off a holiday meal and represents everything that is great in Italian regional cooking. A simple preparation, with relatively few but pristine Read more

who we are

Get to Know the Via Umbria Team & Story

Bill and Suzy's Excellent Adventure

Via Umbria is the latest chapter in Bill and Suzy Menard’s decades long love affair with Italy. Read More

Our Team in Georgetown

We’ve assembled a team of Italophiles and foodies that bring Italy to Georgetown every day. Read More

Our Team in Italy

Meet the artisans whose passions have fueled their artistry for generations. Read More