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2013 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-1804 (Connecticut Ave/ K Street)
202-223-3600
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Ranked #703 of 2,676 Restaurants in Washington DC
Price range: $50 - $60
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Connecticut Ave/ K Street
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Transit: Three blocks from foggy bottom and farragut west Metro stations
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Really fantastic food, but the staff were very strange. We arrived and asked for a table, incidentally there was no one in the restaurant. The staff member replied, no, so we went to walk away. He then said, yes of course I was only joking. This comment set the scene.. We felt very uncomfortable like we should not have been... More

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St. Michaels, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

A fantastic Italian restaurant with great service. The Caesar salad was perfect and the special fennel and orange salad was delicious. Selected a pumpkin stuffed pasta that was super and my partner had the seafood risotto. Pricing is fine with the level of service and quality of food. We are repeat diners and have never experienced anything negative that we... More

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Lutherville, Maryland
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We were a party of 9 with reservations for lunch. The service was prompt, professional and continuous. I had the 8" margherita pizza ($14) and it was pretty good. The sauce tasted homemade and there was fresh basil on top of the cheese. Others in my party had ravioli, ink linguini with shrimp, a spaghetti dish with red sauce, pizza... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Very expensive for what you get. Small portions, hard bread no butter. Restrooms were not clean. They lie about prices. What is written in the online menu is not the same as you will find in the restaurant. I don't recommend Primi Piatti.

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Nice window table and good menu. The portions were smaller than we thought for the price. Service was attentive but not overly friendly. The location was convenient to our hotel.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Wonderful meal and very accommodating service. The veal chop was fantastic -- I'm eager to return to this excellent restaurant.

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baltimore
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I was looking forward to the meal there because it is located near the office and looked like a good place to try. When I had the opportunity to dine there for dinner with a friend, it was my suggestion. The appetizers were pricey for what I got (octopus and beef carpaccio). My dinner compassion was happy with the veal... More

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Kirkland, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We went to have a quick drink and get a pizza to go. I felt that the appy we got was super yummy but the staff weren't on their game, if they ever are? Not sure? I heard about the rat issue so we didn't go back.

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Chicago
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85 reviews 85 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The food was decent enough and service was fast and attentive but the waitstaff was far from friendly especially that we were a large party of 14. The price was a bit steep but the atmosphere was nice, quiet and allowed us to conduct our meeting.

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new canaan, ct
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

If you like rats running around the dining and bar area, then look no further than Primi Piatti. Last night we were there for dinner, and I was completely disgusted that very large rats were inside the restaurant. We were not comped at all. No apologies from the staff or management. At $300 for two for dinner I don't expect... More

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Additional Information about Primi Piatti

Address: 2013 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-1804
Phone Number: 202-223-3600
Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Connecticut Ave/ K Street
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 50 - 60
Cuisine: Italian

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