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Cesco Osteria and Co2 Lounge

7401 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5310
+1 301-654-8333
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7401 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5310
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Reviewed 1 week ago

More upscale than numerous other places in Bethesda, and good Italian with fine wine selection. (More upscale means more expensive too, but worth it for the right occasion.)

Thank O7639VGcharlest
Reviewed 1 week ago

Favorite restaurant near my family condo; first night in town always celebrated at Cesco's with Carlos requested as our expert waiter. He knows our wine and without question brings to our table. Cesco's makes us feel so welcome and grateful for our reservation! On our...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We came for lunch today and the pasta was delicious. The focaccia to start is really tasty, the service is great, but the pasta was fabulous. All made in house and worth it!

Thank Harletta
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I was here on a Saturday for lunch (most of the tables were taken up by guests of a wedding dinner; based on its location in the heart of the business district, I suspect the typical clientele is business). For starters, one of the best-testing...More

Thank Oliver0001
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Appetizers of fresh tomatoes and burratta. Fresh pastas. Several varieties of fish, grilled, sauted, and salt encrusted. Extensive wine lisr. Attentive service. Reasonable prices.

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Ate at bar during Tuesday night happy hour. They have a wonderful wine list, though their beer selection is mediocre at best. Their food was very good, their fried calamari and insalata caprese salad, were delicious, especially the caprese. We ordered two pizzas, which were...More

Thank nctarheel22
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We rented the private room at Cesco Osteria for the rehearsal dinner of our son Pete and his fiance Tonya. We had 23 people total, and the evening was an absolute delight. The food was superb, the wines outstanding, the service exquisite and the setting...More

Thank LarryMason
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Our family is a bunch of foodies. The menu was quite varied. The service was great. We sat in a very private booth. I had the Sliced steak which had a very Italian name. It was great and I couldn't even finish it all. I...More

Thank obcallus
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I had a terrible experience many years ago when this spot was a McCormick & Schmick's and this location has left a bad taste in my mouth ever since. BUT, recently went to Cesco here for a wedding reception and was pleasantly surprised! Started off...More

Thank DaveHRoe
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Its as if the waiter we had had no clue that his job was to take care of the customer because he did not. My dish was never submitted then rushed, only to be served undercooked. When I balked at paying for an undercooked meal,...More

Thank Dayong1477
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7401 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5310
  • Public Transportation: Metro Accessible, Red Line Bethesda Metro Center Metro Schedule: http://www.wmata.com/rail/schedules.cfm
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-654-8333
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