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Ristorante Piccolo

1068 31st Street NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007
+1 202-342-7414
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (42 reviews)
“tiramisu” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1068 31st Street NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007
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1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner with friends, the location in Georgetown is central, the ambiance is cozy, tables are small and close to each other. Service was excellent and food was good. Great wine list. We had the bruschettas, the calamari fritti and tagliateli a la carbonara....More

Thank mtangulo
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the service, food, and wine list during your time with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It starts with chaos. We had an 8pm reservation while others had 7:45pm and others various other times all waiting for the maître d'. Once being seated and water provided we were asked to move to other side of restaurant to accommodate a larger party....More

Thank restrapo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was medium good but the prices were over the top. We like good Italian wine. The wine we were served at the Piccolo was disappointing. We didn't care much for the ambience in the restaurant. The waiter was overly attentive in our view...More

Thank Arktistadt
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Hadn't visited in years since we spent a charming summer evening on their balcony. The spot is still charming and we notice that the staff are very gregarious and accommodating. We interacted with Ghobat and Nabil, both very engaging gentlemen who treated us like old...More

Thank tony c
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you for coming back to dine with us! We are so happy to hear you had a positive experience. Ghobat and Nabil are wonderful parts of our team, and we will be sure to pass on your compliments to them. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Waiter, Nabil . . . outstanding. Collaborated on food and wine venue for party of six. A total Home Run! The Owner greeted us at the door and nestled us into a fireplace side table. So cozy on a cold night. Food, Wine & Service...More

Thank Laura M
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks for the great review! We are so pleased that you had a great experience, and enjoyed the food, wine, and service. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Wonderful evening and we were there to welcome in the New Year. Food was delicious. The restaurant was very crowded due to the holiday celebration.

Thank mistressbuysalot
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks for choosing to ring in the New Year with us! We are happy to hear you had a wonderful evening. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 January 2018

Had an opportunity to have a nice dinner with my daughter and selected this place because she loves Italian food and it seemed to offer a good selection at prices that were not over the top. We got a nice table, were served attentively and...More

Thank Shelley K
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you for writing such a great review! We are so pleased you and your daughter enjoyed your experience. Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We went here last night for Christmas dinner. We were very pleased with the service and the meal. Multiple servers came to our table to serve us, so we were well taken care of. The cocktails were delicious and they have a good wine list....More

Thank Kristen M
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you for choosing to dine with us for Christmas dinner, and for leaving such a kind review! We really appreciate it and could not be happier that you and your boyfriend enjoyed your experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Very busy restaurant,tables turned every 45 to 50 minutes ,service good very attentive wait staff ,good mixed drinks ,decent selection of wines . All veal dishes outstanding,great desserts. Not for a quiet romantic dinner

Thank PHWATKINS
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and for leaving a kind review! We are so happy that you enjoyed the service, drinks and food. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 December 2017

We have eaten at Ristorante Piccolo several times on our visits to DC. We enjoy the atmosphere and food tremendously. From the violin player serenading the diners, to the cozy window table. The mood was set for a relaxing dinner. Our waiter, Nabil, was outstanding....More

Thank Sue F
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for your kind review, Sue! We are so happy to hear you've enjoyed the atmosphere, food, and service on all of your visits. Thanks for your continued patronage, and we hope to see you again soon!

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Have never been on NYE you may call the restaurant for dressing code and reservation on BYE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1068 31st Street NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007
    (M Street)
  • Public Transportation: Arriving every ten minutes, from 7 a.m. to midnight everyday, the red, black, and yellow-striped Circulator bus. Get to and from Georgetown via M Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. $1. Blue Georgetown Metro Connector bus picks up from Dupont Cir & Rosslyn Metro to M Street in Georgetown. We are near the corner of 31st and M Streets.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-342-7414
  • E-mail
Description
Ristorante Piccolo in Washington, D.C. Is an award winning romantic Italian restaurant popular for first dates & marriage proposals. Ristorante Piccolo offers lively, fresh and season rustic Italian fare, with hand rolled pastas, exquisite meats, fresh fish and seafood dishes, daily specials and enticing desserts. Not to be missed is our 2008 Taste of Georgetown winning entree of hand-rolled porcini stuffed agnolotti in a fresh sage and butter sauce, or our Nodino di Vitello all' Piccolo-a 14oz veal chop marinated for 48 hours in our special sauce and pan-seared to order, served on a bed of saffron risotto with seasonal vegetables. We offer both private and semi-private dining space, as well as full restaurant buyouts perfect for any special occasion. Sign up today for our email list to receive news about special events, offers and to find out how to receive a complimentary glass of house wine. For one of the best seats in historic Georgetown and a warm-hearted atmosphere and cuisine that matches the spirit of Italy, visit us for lunch or dinner today.
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