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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%
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“pasta” (37 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1068 31st Street NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here as a solo business traveller. Started well with attentive service and a quality piece of bread with oil and balsamic. I ordered an IPA beer and this was a good beer. I also ordered a seafood risotto. When this came it was good...More

Thank Mikesalter
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mike, I'm really sorry about your experience! We make a lot of risotto here, and they're always good, so I was dismayed at your review. It is only with good criticism that we can make things better, and I appreciate your letting me know. With...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Where Italian restaurants are abundant this is a solidly good Italian spot - could do a little more to spruce up the table settings, flowers, some nice touches, but the food was good and the wait staff exceptionally nice, helpful, friendly and engaged. Food was...More

Thank PenalopeNewYork
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about Ristorante Piccolo! And with such kind words! We will certainly take your suggestion for a better ambiance into account. We are so happy that you found us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came before 9 oclock. Everything started out great, nice food but main course arrived really soon, still no explaining. But then no dessert choice just the bill and no options for coffee or any dessert. It felt like we had to leave as soon...More

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

Hello, I would like to apologize for your recent visit. We pride ourselves on our customer service and quality food. We are so incredibly sorry that you had this experience. Thank you very much for sharing your story, without it we would not be able...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place in Jorge town. Good place to spend evening. Limited fish variety. Portions should be twice size or at list 1.5 times.

Thank Igor S
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy to hear you had a nice dining experience with us, hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fine italian cuisine, well prepared and well served. Moderate prices. It v=can get busy but the management makes every effort to provide good and friendly service.

Thank Charles M
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Charles, thank you for taking the time to review Ristorante Piccolo! Happy to hear you had a good experience with us, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been living in Washington for 25 years, but this is the first time we stopped by here. What a treat! The service was great, including for our accompanying dachshund. The pasta was superb, and so was the wine. We will be back for...More

Thank Crosenberg
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for the review! So happy that you found us. The balcony is a lovely spot for a date night out on the town, hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant the other day with one of my friends and i could not have asked for better service.My friend and i had some trouble picking out an item to choose on the menu since it was our first visit their but...More

Thank Andrew C
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Andrew, so happy to hear you had a great dining experience with us! We work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment, and I’m glad to see those efforts payed off on your last visit. I will make sure Nabil...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Such a nice authentic American-Italian place. We were lucky to get a table on the second floor balcony, looking out into the street. The pastas were etremely good, the wine list made me want to order a number of bottles and the service attentive and...More

Thank Honky_Richard
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review! Isn't the balcony seating lovely for a night out on the town? Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We eat here every time we are in Washington. Love the place. Nice Italian food and wine, friendly and efficient staff.

Thank 55dignav
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Happy to hear you dine with us every time you're in town! We work very hard to offer the best food in the best possible environment!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We enjoyed a very romantic and delicious dinner at Ristorante Piccolo last weekend. The calimari salad was amazing along with the veal parmesan! My dining companion had the seafood risotto which was excellent as well. I've been here several times and service is always great....More

Thank Padreaz74
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

And we've always been pleased to have you join us! Our balcony is an ideal spot for a romantic date night don't you think? Hope to see you again soon!

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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
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 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
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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