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La Bettola Italiano

558 23rd St S, Arlington, VA 22202-2518
+1 703-271-0032
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“veal” (8 reviews)
“calzone” (8 reviews)
“ziti” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
558 23rd St S, Arlington, VA 22202-2518
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited after touring the museums all day. Walked right in and were warmly greeted by Eddie. Told us to sit where we would like, and promptly brought us menus and water. I ordered lasagna and my son ordered pizza. Both were great and full...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kparin2017
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We walked to this restaurant from the nearby mall and it was worth the walk! We ordered garlic bread as an appetizer and it was hot and fresh! The house bread was so so good that we had to get some to go. My son...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rae_rae7777
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Ordered Fiesta Chicken Calzone and wings they were both very bad! No taste what so ever! So disappointed that food was so bad. Very bad service menu was pushed under door in hotel room but they did not bring food up.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank evao2102018
Reviewed June 27, 2018

There are several Italian restaurants along this short street, with a wide assortment of choices within walking distance or a short hop. Although not an impressive looking establishment from the outside, they do a very good job of maintaining a quiet atmosphere with good food....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank leahmigala
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We walked here from Marriott Crystal City, about 5-10 mins. Not the most appealing from the outside, looked like a shack. Once you go inside it is comfortable and nicely decorated, a pleasant surprise. We ordered Fried Zucchini, was fresh and lightly breaded. Lunch was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Located in Crystal City, it is walking distance to at least 5 hotels. The restaurant was quaint. The food was very good. Prices are very reasonable, and service was excellent. Would give it a 4.5 out of 5.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Daniel G
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

No where but DC would you find a 20 year old Italian restaurant with true Italian recipes, excellent preparation, outstanding service, and the best reasonable prices in town for any sit down restaurant. Of course, to get this, La Bottola has a Moroccan manager/server, a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Robert_Felderman
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Although the bread was the best part of the meal and the salad was okay, the main dish was really bad. In fact, this could be the worst veal parmigiana I ever had. Firstly it was not a piece of veal. You had to search...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank shapgo
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Took a large group here for a business dinner and had a great experience. Food was outstanding and prices were reasonable. Service was attentive.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Goldinlondon2012
Reviewed March 9, 2018

I had a thin crust pizza and fried calamari. Both were very good although I wish they offered a non-fired version of calamari. Ample servings so left overs to take back to my hotel. If you're staying at one of the many nearby hotels and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Dpaulson1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 558 23rd St S, Arlington, VA 22202-2518
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-271-0032
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