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Trio Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Dupont Circle
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1537 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-6233
+1 202-232-6305
08:00 - 03:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 08:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 09:30 - 23:30
Fri 09:30 - 03:00
Sat 08:00 - 03:00
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Tampa, Florida
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good, tasty food. Super courteous service. Walking distance from Embassy Inn hotel. Family owned restaurant. Not very crowded.

Thank LongHairCat
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

The food was excellent, we visited three times while on our trip, breakfast, lunch and dinner. We were never disappointed. Staff was friendly, we dined outside on the patio, it was a bit cool but they had overhead heat lamps for the guests.

Thank Sue E
Leesburg, Florida, USA
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Ive been going to Trios for probable 20 years. Never a favorite but just convenient and predictable. New management since I left DC five years ago has improved my opinion greatly. 1; New furnishings on the patio, I doesn't feel like an afterthought any more, indeed it feels slightly Parisian. 2; Greatly improved food...really. The Calamari was finally light with... More 

Thank flipper214
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Very nice restaurant with a good selection of dishes. Good food for a reasonable price. And it was walking distance for our hotel.

Thank Rod Y
Columbia, Maryland
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Was in town for a wedding and based on reviews, gave this place a try. Had the Mediterranean omelette, hash browns, multigrain toast with coffee. Everything was well prepared, the hash browns were wonderful, just wished for a larger portion. Coffee was above average and service was good. The menu is small. There is both indoor and outdoor seating. Worth... More 

Thank FindingQuiet
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Great cheese pizza! They were open late and delivered through GrubHub! Reasonable prices and good selection! Would definitely eat there again!

Thank Spivey W
Baltimore, Maryland
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is a must for any visitor or resident. Great breakfast and other fare. Fun old time DC joint. Go on and try it.

Thank Mark Z
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend was in the area and we thought we would try this place to eat. It was cheap and the food was amazing, best place we had eaten in, in Washington, and that's saying something as my boyfriend is a chef. The calamari was to die for! The staff are very nice and lovely too. Would go... More 

Thank paige-chanel s
United States
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96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately, I made the mistake of ordering from this establishment. Poor quality food, bad preparation, mediocre service. I will not go back.

1 Thank Marcopolo20th
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

My friend and I were hanging out in DC for the day. Another friend recommended Trio so we decided to give it a try. It wasn't that busy when we arrived so we were seated right away. (You have the option of indoor or outdoor seating). We ordered Rum Punches as our drinks and they were delish . The bartender... More 

Thank Che C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 23:30
09:30 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1537 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-6233
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-232-6305

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?