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Fiola Mare

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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My husband and I visited Fiola Mare for Valentine's Day weekend. We made a reservation ahead of time and I'm glad we did because it ended up being pretty busy. We got there early and sat at the bar and enjoyed a few drinks. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank eldosokyjl
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant with delicious appetizers and a great selection of fish and meat dishes. We had the seafood tower appetizer which has a great selection of lobster, clams, mussels, langoustine and caviar. We enjoyed the salt crusted branzino, baked halibut and veal chop for two....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lasereyesdoc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and I booked at Fiola Mare without really understanding the dress code. We were casual but smart and this was definitely more upscale and business dress. But once seated , we proceeded to enjoy the seafood tower as an appetizer - which can...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LoriS932
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An ideally located restaurant along the Potomac river in Georgetown. Portions are slim but sufficient, food quality of high standard. Apart from the tiramisu, which has been revisited in a very modern way, you will not get highly sophisticated recipes but everything will be good,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Restau-Trotter-CH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here at the recommendation of a well known foody friend of ours from here. The restaurant is very busy, so plan on making reservations. The service was great and Sharif was very good at checking in on us and making sure everything was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TravelbugVancouver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant, inventive menu, delicious food, smart and attentive staff, but ridiculously over priced wine that must be 5 to 6 times cost. Restaurant "allows" patrons to bring up to 2 bottles for a corkage fee of $50 each. Their wine policy really strikes a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

This is a great restaurant for a special occasion. The grilled octopus was wonderful as were all of the dishes we ordered. The location is great as well being on the Georgetown waterfront.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JoyElena
Reviewed 9 January 2019

I booked a private room for my family's Christmas dinner and I can't say praise this place enough. (5) Stars on every front. The food, service, atmosphere Etc..... WE LOVE THIS PLACE. I have been there a number of times without my children and it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 27 December 2018

Business dinner for 8 on a Thursday evening. Restaurant was busy and initial service of drinks was very slow. Overall, dinner was OK, nice portions and decent flavor, but nothing out of the ordinary. The real trick is to avoid the constant up-sell by the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank atima
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place and the atmosphere was lively and it seemed like the food was going to be great. We had a big group. When the food arrived almost we everyone in our party had the same impression. The food just...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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27 March 2017|
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Response from Edh707 | Reviewed this property |
Fiola has a great lobster sandwich but for a real large lobster I would suggest THE PALM. you can can get 3 lb or larger . Should call to see if they have on hand very expensive but worth the price.
9 October 2016|
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Response from 996mayy | Reviewed this property |
I have no way of knowing. We were there in Sept for the 1st time. Outside seating was quite tight, so I think dogs might be a challenge. I suggest calling to ask...
10 September 2016|
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Response from Decoamie | Reviewed this property |
I'd say weekday lunch is more casual and no tie or jacket required, though definitely upscale casual is good and my companion had a jacket (not tie). Haven't had dinner here. On the terrace I saw a bit morecasual. I... More
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