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Tosca Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Downtown / Chinatown
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1112 F St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-1308 (between 11th and 12th)
202-367-1990
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've dined twice before at Tosca as someone else's guest. I didn't realize how expensive this restaurant can be. Fortunately, I came during restaurant week where a 3-course meal was only $35. Since my 2 friends and I selected similar dishes, there wasn't much variety at the table. Among us we had 1/2 pastas for appetizers (gnocchi and braised short... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting DC for a conference and couldn't find a table to have dinner anywhere for a group of 4 during Restaurant Week. While walking around we were trying almost every place with no luck but when we asked at Tosca they were really accomodating and must have had some other diners not show up. They were very happy... More 

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Chapin, South Carolina
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93 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in and had a great meal with great service! The appetizers were fresh and the dinner plates were awesome.

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Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pasta dishes Superb presentation and service Lovely surrounding Entrées superb Pricy but worth it Wine list top of the line Sommelier was knowledgeable and demonstrated his professional choices superbly I would go again

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Richmond VA
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the Chef's table for 6 for my parents 50th anniversary. Massimo and is crew took great care of us and gave a food family one of the best meals we have ever had. 7 courses plus desert over 3.5 hours. It was well paced and well prepared. Wine pairings we excellent as well. Thanks

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is always one of my favorite spots when I am in DC. I love the rabbit Ragu (although I preferred the carrot pasta that they used to serve), but this version is excellent. The veal chop is also something that I regularly order.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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429 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Tosca has been around for 15 years, and its longevity is a reflection of the quality of its food. Not an overabundance of choices here, but those that are available on a daily basis reflect the freshest of ingredients and extremely competent cooking. You get the feel that this is a business-oriented expense account establishment, but the advantage is that... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch. Omg I ate the entire lunch it was so good. Reminded me of the food in Italy. I had the pasta bolognese fresh pasta and bread. Really fantastic.

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Southeast Michigan
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

How to describe near perfection. Our reservation was at 5:30, we were seated promptly and greeted warmly and professionally. We ordered the prosciutto board appetizer and it was excellent. Our son had spaghetti with Bolognaise sauce and he loved it. We had the New York strip with grilled Rosemary fingerling potatoes. This steak was one of the best I have... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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208 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Almost strictly business clientele or so it seemed. Not the typical Italian restaurant as has very large selection of seafood choices simply grilled. Had the octopus which was highly recommended by waiter. Somewhat disappointing as was very rubbery and chewy. Maybe result of too big pieces. All appetizers were very good especially the sashimi style. Worth a visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 F St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-1308
    (between 11th and 12th)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 202-367-1990

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