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Sette Osteria

1666 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1039
+1 202-483-3070
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (54 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1666 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1039
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1 - 10 of 371 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Great food , friendly staff . No reservation made and it was tricky to find a free table . However the staff went the extra mile to find a free table . Highly recommendable !

Thank Dis V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friday night, 7pm. Service was excellent, start to finish. Drinks & wine were good. No issues there. Salumiere appetizer was very good. My wife ordered the Fettuccine Carbonara & said it was very good but not quite traditional, as it seemed to have some cream...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interior space was clean, tableware, plates and drinking glasses were also clean. Our waiter Maurice was very friendly, accommodating with two in our party that like to talk and have special requests for food orders. We ordered the following: Insalata Greca Insalata Di Rucola E...More

Thank RedSoxsFanMan
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch after visiting the Renoir exhibition. We had 2 different pizzas and a burger with fries for 4 of us. 2 of us had wine, 1 had Italian beer, and 1 had scotch. The food and drinks were excellent, the price...More

Thank zydecolady
mehdi z, General Manager at Sette Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thanks for having lunch with us! I'm pleased that we could offer you so much variety and flavor with our menu and drinks. We'd love to serve you again very soon! Sincerely, Mehdi, GM

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Sette Osteria is in the trendy DuPont Circle area, and includes (weather permitting) a nice outdoor patio seating area. Service was great for our dinner. The drink menu was decent (though missing Negronis from the cocktails list). Wines were also of a decent selection including...More

Thank mjmccoymd
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Traveling for work solo. Had intention of sitting at a bar to eat pizza and drink some wine. There was a place next door that was packed that had better reviews, but didn’t look comfortable to sit at at the bar by yourself. Then saw...More

Thank timatlga
mehdi z, General Manager at Sette Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

I'm really glad you came across our place ! If you enjoyed your spaghetti meatballs, you're sure to love the rest of our menu, too. I'm looking forward to your return so we can find you another exceptional dish! All the best, Mehdi, GM

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a good meal with a good friend. But I’d have to say it was just above average. It was so packed I thought it would be fabulous.More

Thank Ken B
mehdi z, General Manager at Sette Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Ken, we do have our own style of Italian cuisine with plenty of fans who find it enjoyable, but I'm disappointed that we were so underwhelming on your visit. That being said, we'd be happy to try to serve you again and find something on...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

We had lunch here on the terrace after visiting the nearby Phillips Collection. Two of us shared a fabulous arugula salad, then had pasta [carbonara, penne alla Russa]; our companions each had a whole pizza. Food was good, as was the Nero D'avola la wine....More

1  Thank ChrisABeaune
mehdi z, General Manager at Sette Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

I'm really glad you came across our restaurant! i am happy to hear you have enjoyed your food selection and wine. I'm looking forward to your return so we can find you another exceptional dish! Again thank you for taking the time to review us...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Saturday night, waitress was very nice, beer was cold, appetizers were small but tasty, we had MOZZARELLA ALLA CAPRESE and PROSCIUTTO E MOZZARELLA . Dinner very small servings and all 4 dishes looked the same. I will tell you about the lasagna and my side...More

4  Thank 66kahuna
mehdi z, General Manager at Sette Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

This is truly surprising to read. All of our food is prepared fresh, and we would never serve frozen meatballs to our guests. That being said, it does sound like you didn't get our very best this time, and I apologize for that. It would...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Delicious Italian food and excellent service! Loved it so much we ate their twice. All the waiters are so nice and friendly!

Thank ocdclean
mehdi z, General Manager at Sette Osteria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

We're proud to have one of your favorite restaurant ! We'd love to make you more of each on your next visit! Sincerely, Mehdi, GM

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Bklyn1949
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Hi Marianne; Will be happy to accommodate your request accordignly. Please contact me at 202-483-3070.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1666 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1039
    (Connecticut avenue and R street)
  • Public Transportation: Red Line Dupont Circle stop; exit onto Q street (north end of station) and walk one block north on west side of Connecticut to Sette Osteria. We are on the southwest corner of Connecticut Avenue and R Street, two blocks north of Dupont Circle (formerly the location of the Janus movie theaters). Sette Osteria next to G-Star/ Benetton.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-483-3070
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