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Ella's Wood-Fired Pizza

610 9th St NW, Entrance on 9th St. Between F & G, Washington DC, DC 20001-5301
+1 202-638-3434
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (435 reviews)
“salad” (99 reviews)
“risotto balls” (7 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
610 9th St NW, Entrance on 9th St. Between F & G, Washington DC, DC 20001-5301
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came here for Lunch and get a small portion and it was good to choice for Lunch, service and atmosphere is done and ok for me.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The atmosphere and service left me wanting to return. Fresh ingredients and a friendly wait staff made the experience all the better.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KJY1166
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We tried brunch here, and it was good. We made reservations, but we were the only customers at 10:30 on a Sunday morning. We had the burgers, pancakes, and chocolate pudding, and everything was great. Next time we need to try the pizza...

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mis4
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Ella's woodfire pizza, located a block of the Cap One/Verizon/MCI Center, makes simple woodfire oven pizza. No BBQ chicken/pineapple/arrugula nonsense. Just simple pizza's made good ingredients. And all that for regular DC pricing, so you won't even be robbed while eating their delicious pizza. Try...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kbpneacl
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Ella’s is located close to Capital One Arena and is a great place for a pre-game meal. Best to make a reservation though because the place was packed (mostly with people wearing Capitals jerseys) when we went before a Saturday game. The pizzas here are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Ok, so we went to a pizza place and ordered sandwiches, but we are glad we did. They were very good! It is obvious the food (including French fries) were fresh and house made. Even the lemonade was really good. Friendly service. Small but intimate...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KristaH962
Reviewed 7 October 2018

It was good. Thin crust. Lots of choices. Service was good.I would go again if in the neighborhood. We went after visiting the Portrait Gallery.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nmbiela
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We walked in for dinner a Saturday evening around 6:30. The place were not very crowded. We ordered Penne Pasta, “wood fired chicken breast, pine nuts, sun-dried tomatoes & pesto cream sauce”, $16 and a Grilled Hamburger “on a challah bun with cheddar, bacon, lettuce,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank springbank
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and wood fired pizza; good selection of beer. Visited when they were very busy due to hockey game nearby, but service and food were still very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Ella's is fun. Good salads, a nice selection of beer and wine, a variety of entrees, and great thin crust pizza. The staff is very helpful and efficient. Ella's is low key and a great place to eat.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Howard105
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10 September 2016|
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Response from Ellaspizza | Property representative |
Hi Tim, We are not typically very busy at 4pm, so it shouldn't be a problem. But when you come in on Saturday, ask the hostess to be seated in the back by the pizza oven, just in case. It is much quieter and relaxed. See... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 9th St NW, Entrance on 9th St. Between F & G, Washington DC, DC 20001-5301
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-3434
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