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Dupont Italian Kitchen

1637 17th St. NW, Dupont Circle Neighborhood, Washington DC, DC 20009
+1 202-328-3222
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (29 reviews)
“garlic bread” (7 reviews)
“white pizza” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
1637 17th St. NW, Dupont Circle Neighborhood, Washington DC, DC 20009
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was pretty good, enjoyed the outdoor seating. Drink menu was lacking a bit but not a deal breaker. Would return.More

Thank BWdive
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

BWdive, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at Dupont Italian Kitchen. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the outdoor seating so much. Thank you for the feedback on our drink menu, we do plan to make updates...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a business trip 7 years ago. It's still a great local place with bags of charm and great food. Worth walking a few blocks out of the sterile city centre for.More

Thank Leo T
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Leo T, Thank you for stopping by to visit us again on your trip back to DC. I am so happy to hear we lived up to your expectations and made the extra blocks worth it. Thanks so much for your feedback and we hope...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

This restaurant was a block from our bed and breakfast. It's in a neat neighborhood and has patio seating. Food was great and not overpriced.

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Sweet little restaurant in DuPont neighborhood. Waiter was very nice. Food was hot and good. Loved the bread and the Pomegranate Margarita.

Thank 694tarae
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The food was decent. But the service was so bad, I wanted to buy sangria a can. Me and my girlfriend have Swedish ID cards, that have worked every where. But not here he said we needed American ID. I don't believe it it's because...More

Thank Nana P
Reviewed 4 July 2017

fun spot, good food, reasonable prices, nice outdoor patio, service was good. comfortable and relaxing atmosphere

Thank leslieosttin
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Among the CRAZY of Pride. We landed a table. The Manager made it a point to make sure we had an amazing time. Mussels were finished so easily. And tasty we all said. Pride can get outta hand but the staff and Manager handled it...More

Thank Ginger W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This place is just a consistently good Italian restaurant that's been around for years. You won't get an "excellent" meal but you'll never get a bad one. They always have a salmon special that's really good and the chicken parmesan is rock solid comfort food.

Reviewed 31 May 2017

hi just be mindful that some orders will get more pasta than others .. not good .. but the sauce was great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! seafood pasta crazy ........ GOOD!!!! bread nice and the food was hot.. i must eat spot.. plus the place was Kool to see...More

Thank Dee T
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Went here with family members for an early dinner (5pm). Inside was still empty, but there were some diners in the outside seating section. Tasty Italian American food. The fried calamari appetizer was given high marks by those who ate it. The bread was delicious...More

Thank Dan P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$60
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
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 - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1637 17th St. NW, Dupont Circle Neighborhood, Washington DC, DC 20009
    (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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