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Dupont Italian Kitchen

1637 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2433
+1 202-328-3222
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (27 reviews)
“garlic bread” (9 reviews)
“white pizza” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1637 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2433
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good. Light sauce made with fresh tomatoes. The garlic bread and sangria were good also. Fun neighborhood

Thank Tina J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While perusing through different available restaurants on open table for dinner, we are glad we came across DuPont Italian kitchen. The prices are very reasonable and the food was really good. The calamari was awesome. The chicken parmigiana, cheese ravioli, and chicken milanese were all...More

Thank Hunter88J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a reasonably priced, good Italian restaurant for dinner with our kids. This place was perfect! All of our meals were excellent. Especially high marks for the garlic bread, chicken piccata special and the pizza. Delicious!

Thank Hilary M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After living in this neighborhood for year, I finally tried this place and was surprised I liked it. The prices are reasonable and the service excellent. The place is quite large (two floors and outside seating) so seems to always be easy to get a...More

Thank DCNike
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant and it was wonderful! Each dish was beautifully presented and the flavor was wonderful. Highly recommend the seafood pasta. 😋 Yum!More

Thank cmwhitexyz
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Greetings Cmwhitexyz, Thank you so much for taking the time to review and share your recent dining experience with us. We are so happy to see that you found us and had a wonderful experience. We will be sure to share your thoughtful remarks with...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Good little restaurant in a great part of town. Excellent prices for a city restaurant of this quality. Service was excellent as well. You would do well to include this little gem in your dining plansMore

Thank Mc21blue
Management response:Responded 13 February 2018

Greetings Mc21blue, Thank you so much for taking the time to review and share your recent dining experience with us. We are so happy to see that you had such a excellent experience and appreciate all the great feedback about the staff, prices, and location....More

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

ATTENTION: This restaurant charges 20% automatically on top of your bill when you pay with AX. The restaurant claims is AX who requires the transaction be processed this way and is not their requirement. I called AX when I noticed the discrepancy with the charge...More

1  Thank Luis J R
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious meal last night at DuPont Italian Kitchen. French Onion soup, Ceasar w/ chicken, shrimp scampi and Chicken Picatta, we tried it ALL. I’ll look forward to going back for that salad, our server said it was the best Ceasar dressing around town and he...More

Thank 203jenp
Management response:Responded 8 February 2018

203jenp, Thank you so much for taking the time to rate your recent dining experience with us. We were ecstatic to see you had a delicious meal with us and rated your dining experience with the highest ratings. We look forward to seeing you on...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Great location, friendly staff, simple but warm and cozy atmosphere, delicious food, inexpensive prices, generous portions... always a must place to dine when we visit DC!More

Thank Bill M
Management response:Responded 8 February 2018

Bill M, Thank you so much for taking the time to rate your recent dining experience with us during the Holidays. We were ecstatic to see you gave us such an excellent rating with very kind words about your experience! We are very happy you...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We had a staggered start as friends were running late. Staff were happy to feed us drinks and starters whilst we waited. Great range of beers and wines and really tasty food. If there was a downside it was purely the lack of bill splitting...More

Thank stewart_mchugh
Management response:Responded 8 February 2018

Stewart, Thank you so much for taking the time to rate your dining experience with us. We were ecstatic to see you rated us 5 Stars and were so pleased with our great food and service. We appreciate your input about the downside of splitting...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$60
Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2433
    (17th & R)
  • Public Transportation: Dupont Metro
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-328-3222
  • E-mail
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