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Newton's Table

4917 Elm Street, Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 718-0550
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Ranked #24 of 301 Restaurants in Bethesda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Between Woodmont and Arlington
Transit: We are two blocks from the Bethesda Metro Station, on the Red Line.
Description: Newton's Table, a new restaurant by Chef Dennis Friedman, is the latest addition to downtown Bethesda featuring contemporary American cuisine. Renovations are almost finished and opening is slated for early April.
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English first
Williamstown, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

If there were a "zero star" rating, that's what rating I'd give to Newton's Table, in Bethesda, Maryland. A Saturday night dinner ... "Coco Curry Fuzu" for $27 sounded like a delicious noodle dish with mussels, shrimp, scallops, lime, curry... What was served was no better than an absolutely dreadfully prepared Pad Thai... (In Williamstown, MA, where we live, there... More

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New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

TripAdvisor makes a big mistake by giving this place a great award. Several of the dishes on the menu were unavailable. The ones we received were not particularly impressive. Duck tacos weren't much more than a few shreds of duck on mini-tortillas. Mushroom ravioli stuck together, as if they'd been sitting for a while in the kitchen, and in an... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Newton's Table is my go to restaurant when I want to celebrate something special -- or just want to have a great dinner. The tuna appetizer is amazing but really you cant go wrong with any of the appetizers or entrees for that matter. The short ribs, the bison (a special), fuzu noodles, tuna, actually everything is great. The chocolate... More

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United States
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50 reviews 50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I picked this restaurant because I needed something nice for a business dinner. There was nobody else dining there on a Monday night and all the other restaurants were packed, so I was perplexed and worried about this. However, there was no need to worry. The experience was just fine. It was a beautiful night, so we dined outside. The... More

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cleveland, oh
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102 reviews 102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Was informed that this was a unique and fine restaurant, but found limited choices beyond a wide variety of noodle dishes and several Asian specialties. Noodle dishes were spicy, despite advice that they weren't. The small plate of tuna was very good, especially the mustard sauce. Not for anyone seeking food outside Asian specialties. Must be a 'noodle lover' to... More

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Bethesda, Maryland
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109 reviews 109 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Six of us wanted a quiet table for chatting and good food, and we found it at Newton's Table. Heretofore, I had usually had their unique Fuzu pasta dish with a tasty mixture of seafood and veggies, but this time several of us tried their fish... an entire Mediterranean fish, simply prepared with oil and spices. It was just about... More

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Colts Neck, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I enjoyed my dinner but, my two guests were not quite as pleased. They felt their food was just mediocre and the steak special my friend ordered was $44. And, if you’re a bread lover, forget it. It’s not served here. My meal, the Coco-Surry Fuzu was excellent and only $27, one of the least expensive dinners on the menu.... More

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Chevy Chase, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The restaurant serves great and varies food with gracious but unpretentious service. Unlike many places, not designed to feed egos but to feed appetite for good and creative food,

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews 62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

Dinner on a Tuesday night. Quiet atmosphere, excellent food, generous food portions. I had the salmon and my co-workers had the mushroom ravioli. We all thoroughly enjoyed our food and the quiet atmosphere that allowed us to chat without talking loudly and listen without straining. Our server was attentive and very professional. I would love to have the opportunity to... More

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Washington, DC
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80 reviews 80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

WONDERFUL menu. The bison and the mushroom ravioli are among the best I've ever had. FANTASTIC cocktails, unusual wine menu and lovely staff. I had the ice cream and sorbet assortment - something I usually wouldn't select - and the blackberry mint ice cream is among the best homemade flavors I've ever had.

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