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Comet Ping Pong

) #269 of 2,596 Restaurants in Washington DC ££ - £££ , Pizza, Italian
5037 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2024
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
5037 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2024
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wish I could give this place less than one star but alas, one star is as low as I can go. My wife ordered a salad and she said it was the worst she had ever had. I had a pizza and my kids...More

Thank wvmtnr2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for lunch on a Saturday with 3 toddlers and 5 adults. Great place for families...rustic, noisy and great service. If you come on a saturday for lunch, i would recommend getting there by 1 pm. Food was fabulous. Risotto rice balls stuffed with...More

Thank winesnob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Want to experience Washington, DC like a local? If so, then get yourself to Comet Ping Pong. Nestled between the Forest Hills and Chevy Chase neighborhoods, this is a great neighborhood pizza joint that serves local and craft beer, great cocktails, and delicious pizza. The...More

Thank pkrzych
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Most recently in visited June of 2017. (had visited previously about October of 2016). The menu offers interesting, flavorful food for vegetarians and meat lovers. The key word is FLAVOR in an unpretentious atmosphere. We've eaten indoors as well as outdoors and had good meals...More

1  Thank sc00tert00ter
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Comet Pizza offers a relaxed, casual location for some of DC's best pizza. The food is delivered quickly and the service is courteous and efficient. The restaurant is popular with locals, so it can get busy and sitting is limited.

Thank V V
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I visited this place last November/December to show solidarity with the owners in the appalling Pizzagate episode, and was rewarded with some excellent pizza and very friendly and efficient service. And there are ping pong tables at the back if you fancy trying your hand...More

Thank StevenBeller
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Went with a group of work friends. We ordered a wide range of pizzas. They only make one size and are easily shareable. All well made. I wish they had a better draft beer selection. Place was fairly busy for a Tuesday evening but we...More

Thank MrSilva
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My wife and I went in December 2016; we went back with our son in May. Each time, we had great service, wonderful pizza, and a wide selection of beer. We were there right when it opened the second time - all of the ping...More

Thank Heady-By
Reviewed 14 June 2017

On a recent weekend DC trip, our teenage boys really wanted to go here because of the "incident" that happened a while back. The place is really neat, the staff super friendly, and the pizzas (more personal size than large) very different but tasty. You...More

Thank Joyanne S
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

For pizza lovers, Comet Ping Pong has been a fixture of upper Northwest DC for more than a decade. On a recent visit to Comet, we could see why. My wife's custom pizza (mushroom, olives, and sundried tomato) and my Districto Federal pizza (ground beef,...More

Thank Jonathan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:45
11:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5037 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2024
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 202-364-0404
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