Federal Realty has announced that Melina, a new full-service, fine casual Greek restaurant by the founders of Cava, Cava Mezze, and Julii, will open on Monday, November 22, 2021 at 905 Rose Avenue in North Bethesda’s Pike & Rose neighborhood.
Founded by Cava partners Ted Xenohristos, Dimitri Moshovitis, and Ike Grigoropoulos, the 3,593-square-foot establishment is the team’s second restaurant at Pike & Rose. Named after Dimitri’s daughter, Melina is located on the street level of 909 Rose near the group’s French concept, Julii, which opened in 2018.
For more information, menus and photos, visit Melina’s website here and Instagram here.
Image 1: Beef Tartare with Avgolemono Foam, Cabbage, Wild Fennel and Egg Yolk
Image 2: Roasted Heirloom Carrots with Smoked Manouri Cheese, Spiced Granola and Pickled Raisins
Image 3: Slow Roasted Lamb Neck with House Made Pita