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“Service, food, atmosphere”
Review of Odeon Restaurant - CLOSED

Odeon Restaurant
Price range: $10 - $10
Cuisines: Italian, Steakhouse
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle
Transit: Metro stop red line Dupont Circle, Q Street Exit
Description: Located in the heart of the Dupont Circle area for more than 24 years, Odeon Cafe is located conveniently only two+ blocks from the Metro, offering an exciting culinary experience within an inviting atmosphere. Our newly renovated two-story dining room provides a beautiful and spacious bar where you can relax during happy hour or while awaiting a table. Our comfortable seating includes intimate tables for two and space for families or even parties of ten or more. We have a good selection of Italian, American and French wines and champagnes, available by the glass or bottle. Thus you are sure to find an appropriate spirit to enhance any of our entrees. Our colorful continental decor, along with the savory aromas of Italian cooking, help create the ambience that makes the Odeon Cafe a wonderful place to visit. Odeon Cafe will be serving a traditional 3-course Thanksgiving Day feast on 11/22/07 for $18.95, as well as its regular menu.
Reviewed October 23, 2012

Excellent meal, very attentive staff. Reservations were honored promptly for party of 8. Only negative was temperature control (a little too warm on a fall evening),

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Reviewed October 20, 2012 via mobile

The saltimbocca was excellent, served with sauteed vegetables. My husband had the spaghetti bolognase which looked more like an appetizer portion than a main course. The service was good. Our waitress was attentive and the busboy kept our water glasses filled. Overall the experience was good.

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Reviewed September 16, 2012

We had a very good brunch at the Odeon. Decor is pleasant with paintings of Italian scenes, a balcony looking out onto a small atrium space, and French doors opening out onto Connecticut Avenue. Both the Eggs Benedict and the Eggs Cafe Odeon (poached eggs and hollandaise over cured salmon and English muffin) were properly done. Service was attentive. A nice place for a brunch at a reasonable price.

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Thank areview28
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Reviewed September 10, 2012

After a seven hour flight my pasta dinner and glass of wine at the friendly Odeon bar/restaurant were just what I needed. Perfect atmosphere poised between casual and class and entertaining staff in constant conversation with quirky regulars from Dupont Circle.

Thank Meredith1331
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Reviewed August 28, 2012

We ate here on the first night of our DC vacation. As it is located in the very busy Dupont circle, we should have known we were wasting our time when they had seats available All other restaurants were packed). We both ordered pesto (mine scallop, my companions chicken). The sauce was awful. Both dishes were swimming in oil. I realize that pesto is oil based, but it shoudn't look like your pasta is in a green, slimy swimming pool! The service was not great either. The waitress took an immediate dislike to my companion, and was unable to give a great wine pairing for the food (although what we ordered was so bad, maybe she figured no wine could help it!) I would steer clear of this place.

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Thank Ronn G
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