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“Worst place ever”
Review of Geppetto Restaurant - CLOSED

Geppetto Restaurant
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Democracy Blvd
Description: Geppetto's incredible, award-winning pizza and homey Italian food has been a magnet for families since 1977. The restaurant was the first in the area to introduce the thick-crusted Sicilian pizza, with its inch high homemade crust. The menu also includes favorites such as homemade pastas, seafood selections, and a wide assortment of delicious entrees.
Alexandria, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Worst place ever”
Reviewed April 1, 2013

This place is horrible. I ordered some simple penne and it tasted like microwaved store bought penne with old ragu sauce. Make you a favor and go to McDonalds.

  • Visited March 2013
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1 Thank PeterM074132
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Bethesda, Maryland
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great little Italian restaurant”
Reviewed January 23, 2013

Delicious food. Wonderful pizza.....entrees are a bit heavy. Eaten there many times with friends and family. Always an enjoyable experience. Friendly staff; good prices. Especially love the fresh salads because of the high quality ingredients.

Visited December 2012
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1 Thank Margajamma
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Bethesda, MD
Level 6 Contributor
261 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“A Real Disappointment”
Reviewed January 19, 2013

Arriving here we were informed that they would not honor a Groupon deal on the weekend despite no notice of this when the purchase was made. The food was barely eatable. The bread was tastless, the calamari was rubbery, and the chicken cantelloni was just a mound of tasteless food. The wine list is short and way over priced starting in the high $30s. Highly recommended that one NOT eat here.

  • Visited January 2013
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1 Thank endjed
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Level 6 Contributor
132 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“way over priced”
Reviewed December 8, 2012

we went there for lunch one day and the service was awful. Not sure if maybe there was one guy working the whole place or it that is how they operate. Food was not great either.

Visited May 2012
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Thank NicoleH1
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Bethesda, Maryland
Level 6 Contributor
153 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great for a family”
Reviewed June 20, 2012

Informal atmosphere and family friendly. Reasonable italian food. Nice people.

Visited April 2012
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Thank CYLau
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