LAURA HAYES/THRILLIST

SER

Washington DC
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Mon12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tues12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wed12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thu12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Fri12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Sat12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Sun12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
SER

1110 N Glebe Rd

Arlington, VA 22203

The first thing this Spanish restaurant wants you know is that it's not a tapas bar. While there are small plates like croquetas and breath-destroying gambas al ajillo, the focus is on actual entrees. Alums of Taberna del Alabardero cook up paella, a catch of the day, braised pork cheeks, and other main dishes. None compare to the cochinillo, or roast suckling pig, which can feed two-three people. The skin crackles like a thunderstorm and Navarra potatoes soak up the jus for you. You’re drinking Sherry cocktails or Mahou on draft. SER serves lunch and dinner seven days a week.