Monthly Archives: November 2010

Big Taste at Little India

Susan says…

An Indian restaurant within walking distance of my workplace is a dream come true.  We tried it out the first couple weeks they were open.

Little India is located in the old firehouse location on Washington Street near the Capitol where at least 138 different eateries have called home.  The exterior was spiffed up and adorned with a new sign.  More significant changes were made inside: new booths and tables and new lighting updated the space and made dining more comfortable.  A change I wish they had made is to get rid of that awful ramp from the back seating area to the buffet area.  I feel like I am going to fall over head first when I walk down that ramp in my high-heeled shoes.   If it weren’t for the handrail, I don’t think I could sit in that section.

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Quick Bites – La Mezzaluna Cafe

La Mezzaluna Cafe, Charles Town, WV

Overview: A quaint Italian restaurant slipped into a strip mall near the Hollywood Casino.

Menu: A selection of pasta and grilled specialties. Fresh salads serve family style with homemade dressings.

Standout item: Garlic knot rolls.

Issues: My friend’s meatballs were overcooked on the bottom and a little tough.

Price: Moderate ($5.95 – $14.95 at lunch and maybe dinner)

Forks: 4

90 Somerset Boulevard, Charles Town, WV
(304) 728-0700 ‎