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201 Waterfront St, National Harbor, MD (Formerly Pienza Italian Market Restaurant)
06:30 - 14:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 14:30
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The buffet is small and choices limited. But place is clean and server very attentive. It's under $10 for kids under age 12 and $18 or so for adults. So price not bad at all. Good enough for a simple dinner. Wish there are ice cream, pasta and rice, and at least two choices of soups, basic for any buffet... More 

Thank Tina K
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were guests at The Gaylord National Resort and not knowing what sort of crowds we might encounter on Thanksgiving Day, I made an advance reservation for my husband and myself for breakfast at Pienza which is located in the Atrium of the hotel. I looked at their menu in advance, so I was prepared for the price, which is... More 

Thank Renee F
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for a special holiday dinner. Here's the bad & the good: Bad: *mashed potatoes were so over-processed they were gluey (really!) *cranberry sauce had [*literally*] no sugar - I had to pour a packet of sugar into my serving *stuffing/dressing was basically tasteless, it had too much liquid and was too salty *gravy was pure salt *OJ.?... tasted... More 

Thank agness!
Madison, WI
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is the best buffet selection that I have ever had. Everything I was hoping for was there and done well. The potatoes were the highlight. You won't regret a stop here for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Nochmar5
Monroe, New York
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Visited for breakfast meeting. A lot of options for breakfast, very good service and the restaurant had a nice set-up- the tables weren't too close, so we could conduct business while having a nice meal.

Thank joe m
Raleigh, North Carolina
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Omelet Station and other food selection very good. Different levels for you to choose but expect to pay $20 or more for breakfast.

Thank Donna W
Post Falls, Idaho
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Service was great, food quality, besides the fresh made omelet (very good) was fair. What got me was the price and how food was,ordered. Basically it was 3 levels of buffet. Each had a separate price or you could mix and match. Problem is I tend to have a small bowl of fruit with breakfast and definitely no worth the... More 

Thank Tim V
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I only attended for breakfast, but was impressed with the wide choice available within the buffet. Very tasty and with good service.

Thank DebvinEssex
Lees Summit, Mo
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544 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,020 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This hotel and resturants are all suffering from poor management!!! We ate breakfast here and the food was way over cooked and way overpriced.

1 Thank postrawb
Rio Verde, Arizona
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Oddly this venue was only open for breakfast during my Gaylord stay. The only options were omelette bar, continental bar, or full buffet. All were typically big city high price for mediocre food. And there was no other breakfast option within the hotel. Since I like a high protein breakfast, the omelette bar was my only choice, but I would... More 

Thank arizonavoyager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
American, Italian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Waterfront St, National Harbor, MD (Formerly Pienza Italian Market Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  National Harbor

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?