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Ristorante Piccolo

1068 31st St NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-4405
+1 202-342-7414
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“tiramisu” (13 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1068 31st St NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-4405
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our experience was wonderful..We had a group of 30 students and the service was the very best- Nobia was as good as it gets... Thank you! Food was wonderful and atmosphere was so welcoming...

Thank jbliss2018
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for choosing to dine with us, and for leaving such a great review! We are so happy your group enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere here at Ristorante Piccolo. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had enjoyed a meal here before with my husband, but was back with a group of 3 chaperones and 25 teens. Nabil did an incredible job of welcoming us, caring for us, and providing excellent options for every single one of us. Each of...More

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

Thank you for coming back to dine with us, and for writing such a great review! We are thrilled to hear everyone enjoyed their meals, as well as the service. Nabil, Mackenzie and our Chef are all amazing members of our team, and we will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really well done food with well prepared pasta, tasty sauces and friendly attentive service. The manager will stop over and really care what you say when he asks about the food. I also eat fish and the salmon was a perfect medium without asking, for...More

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

Jonathan--thanks for choosing to dine with us, and for the great review. We are so happy you enjoyed the service and your Salmon dish. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my visit to this restaurant. The food and service were great. I had fried mozzarella to start and the manicotti which was excellent.

Thank cnl321
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review! You can't go wrong with the fried mozzarella and manicotti--we're thrilled you found them both excellent. We hope to see you again soon to try more of our dishes!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Piccolos is a nicely decorated but tightly fitted venue. We did feel a little squeezed in. the first table we were offered was sandwiched between two others where we would have shared in several conversations at once. When we rejected that tabel, they did have...More

Thank RICK B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We Bostonians are justly proud of the fine dining options in our North End. Ristorante Piccolo would stand tall with the best of them. The quality here was superb across the board, with fresh, excellent ingredients and skilled preparation. Portions were standard size, and my...More

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

Wow, thanks for such a great review, Mike! We are so happy your dining experience was superb and that you enjoyed the food, drinks, service, and atmosphere. We work very hard to provide experiences like yours--and are glad we hit the mark. We look forward...More

Reviewed April 4, 2018

Good thing we didn't listen to the hostess and wait outside in the cold for 45 mins. When she stepped away we and several other parties went in to inquire about tables and were promptly seated. The waiters were all very friendly and accommodating. The...More

Thank Tami K
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Thanks for the review, Tami! We are glad you were able to get a seat quickly once inside, and that you enjoyed the food and service. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 18, 2018

A very nice italian restaurant in Georgetown near Blues Alley. Service was friendly and efficient. There was a strolling violin to provide more ambience. A little pricey but not outrageous,. I had the rissotto with braised ribs which was very good. The bruschetta was good...More

Thank charliespal2
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a kind review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed the service, food and our wonderful violinist. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 16, 2018

We stopped into Ristorante Piccolo for an early dinner on a recent trip to Georgetown. They had an excellent Happy Hour dinner special. The food was great, the service was excellent and enjoyed talking to the GM Frankie. Stop by and say hi to him...More

Thank Stuart S
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Thanks for leaving such a great review, Stuart! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience with us, particularly our Happy Hour Dinner Menu, the food and service! Frankie is a great part of our team, and we will pass on your kind...More

Reviewed March 3, 2018

We ate at Ristorante Piccolo after a movie in Georgetown. We asked for a quiet area so we could talk and were escorted to a charming room upstairs. The staff was attentive and the food reminded us of times in Italy. It's just off M...More

Thank kaydc
Tony K, Owner at Ristorante Piccolo, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thanks for leaving us a great review! We are so happy you enjoyed our upstairs dining space, the service and the food. We 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, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1068 31st St NW, Historic Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-4405
    (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
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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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