Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen
Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen

Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.carpacciotuscankitchen.com/
  • Phone: 4102686569x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Brunch: Sunday: 11:00am - 3:00pm; Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 3:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Executive Chef: Gennaro DiMeo / Ernesto Ventura
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Smoking Area, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Entertainment:

Getting there

  • Cross Street: West Street
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: There is valet parking available as well as on-site garage parking.
A word from Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen
Comfortable, yet Sophisticated. CARPACCIO offers more than just a menu of authentic Italian specialties. Revel in our uptown ambiance indoors or out while you savor the perfectly portioned and exquisitely flavored pastas, pizzas, meats and seafood dishes.
Experience downtown Annapolis on our fountain view patio and comfortably enjoy observing the passersby. Whether you’re meeting a friend for an appetizer and glass of wine or celebrating a family or corporate event, Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen & Wine Bar combines flavour, service, authenticity, ambiance & style to bring you all the best that Italy has to offer.
Continued
Foodspotting photos
See all photos
Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerOutdoor Dining
Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen reviews from OpenTable diners
74 reviews since May 27, 2014
Overall Rating4.4
  • Food4.5
    Service4.3
  • Ambiance4.4
    Noise LevelModerate
97% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
great for outdoor dining (50)special occasion (34)fit for foodies (30)neighborhood gem (29)romantic (22)notable wine list (21)good for groups (17)great for lunch (9)hot spot (9)vibrant bar scene (9)scenic view (5)kid-friendly (4)late-night find (4)great for brunch (2)Show More
  • Wonderful Anniversary dinner
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    This was the second time we have chosen Carpaccio's for our wedding anniversary dinner. Our dining experience couldn't have been better. The food was delicious, the service was wonderful and the ambiance was perfect!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovely Evening
    TheKitchen4Me
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    When I wanted a place to meet with a dear friend to catch up, I thought of Carpaccio's - sitting outside near the fountain. The evening was beautiful, the food, wine and service more than met our expectation - even ran into friends who were going inside to dine. The best things about a "home town" gathering place - good food and friends.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good iTALIAN Food
    murphysworld
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Great location in the center of Annapolis. Went on a recent Sat night and the place was packed. Had to wait a few minutes while they cleaned our table but once we sat down dinner was a pleasure. Solid food and first class service.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Rose
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    food is authentic italian to me. Just like my Grandmas.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Enjoyable Dinner
    SandL
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    We celebrated our 47th anniversary at Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen. We both enjoyed a shared salad and has two delicious and plentiful dinners. The wait staff provided efficient service.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Solid Restaurant
    ChesapeakeVIP
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    This place is consistently good, which is something that is in short supply in Annapolis. They are very accommodating also, always willing to mix and match from on or off the menu. And the little pizza strips in the bread basket are fantastic.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • birds2go
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Called the day prior to reservation to ask if a bottle of wine could be brought in the restaurant and what the charge would be. Person answering the phone sounded miffed - said NO - they sell their own wine! Food good, service lousy, ambiance loud.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A great find!
    DCvisitors
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    Thanks to Open Table, we were pleasantly introduced to this restaurant within walking distance to our hotel, O'Callahan's. Although we arrived on a very busy football weekend night, very request, from an outside table near the lighted fountain, to splitting a salad that was presented on two plates for us, was accomodated. The authentic Tuscan food was delicious and abundant, served with hot, fresh bread even at 9:00 pm! In a city known for fresh seafood, don't overlook this excellent choice where you can also get traditional Italian AND seafood. Live music outside at a perfect volume made for a perfect evening under the stars. A plus is being located right on the city trolley line for those staying near the harbor.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • eat outdoors if you can
    Greg
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    This was our first time dining outside at Carpaccio. We had eaten outside at Fado, which shares this outdoor seating area with Carpaccio, but Carpaccio's food and service is better. It was a perfect night to eat outside. Comfortable temperature and humidity. I had the seafood risotto, my wife had the lamb risotto, and we had a nice chianti. Later as we were finishing our bottle of wine, the lights in the fountain came on, and we were sitting right next to it. It was a great dining experience, which is what we've come to expect from this restaurant.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Delicious
    Dollface
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    Went with friends for a nice dinner and was so impressed with the food and the price. So authentic in it's Italian flavors, we will be back soon! Great menu, lots of options.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • pastalover50
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Beautiful restaurant with a great outdoor dining scene. Our service and waiter were terrific. Great menu which the waiter explained and made helpful reccomendations. We had the scallop appetizer with pesto sauce which was excellent. We split an entree of fusilli with pancetta which also was excellent. We will be back.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful Annapolis experience
    Explorer
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    Absolutely wonderful menu to choose from and the wine list was excellent. Food was delicious - even better than anticipated. Wait staff was attentive and very familair with all entree's. Highly recommend.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not really worth it
    Hate2review
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    We chose the place based on its proximity to our hotel. It met expectation on that. The drinks were a little pricey and not that good (Long Island iced tea). The food combinations were fantastic, and the entrees were good,but that was it. The eggplant appetizer was not well executed. The eggplant was bland and mushy. I would order an entrée and dine in the room next time, but when traveling it is probably better to find a good restaurant to visit.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • 69webb
    Dined on 7/27/2014
    Great menu with food to match. Perfect for date night.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding as always
    RedWineLoverVIP
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    I've written several reviews about Carpaccio's, and this one is no different. Outstanding food and top-notch waitstaff who *know* how to serve wine. The waitress brought a decanter over with the wine and asked if I wanted it decanted when its opened (so the bottle never left my sight). Seriously top-notch place. I go out of my way to stop there whenever I'm around.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • First time and loved it
    pghgirl
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    My husband and I had a wonderful experience at Carpaccio. It was our first time and really wanted to get good food with good atmosphere and we got both. We sat outside and it was just wondewrful. The food came out in a timely manner, the waitress was very attentive and both of our dishes were delicious!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food…but where is the server?
    DinaRoundVIP
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    The carpaccio was fabulous. As was the tomato and mozzarella appetizer and ravioli special. And a rather descent selection of wines by the glass. But what happened to our server? She was non-existent. We would have ordered more wine but she didn't come around again until we were finished with our entrees...asking if we wanted dessert. Service needs to improve.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Place on West Street
    JP81
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    Carpaccio's is a great spot, a bit off the beaten path on West Street right by the Westin Hotel. We dined there two years ago while staying at the Westin, and enjoyed the outdoor seating by the fountain and a top notch meal. We returned this year and found it equally satisfying. On nice evenings it is great to sit outside by the fountain. The food is terrific, and the service has been excellent both times we were there. They have great cocktails, and a very extensive wine list. You can't go wrong here for a wonderful evening at reasonable prices.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Carpe Carpaccio
    nicknamefield
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    Seize the opportunity to eat at Carpaccio's. In a delightful departure from the usual rolls with frozen butter, Carpaccio's provides complimentary marinara-topped garlic bread slices and herb rolls that were outstanding! For my entree, I ordered the POLLO SCARPARIELLO - supposedly a single chicken breast (must have been butterflied), providing two generous portions of chicken, with wild mushrooms in a rich marsala sauce over butter-soft chunked potatoes. My wife ordered the organic spinach salad, with a refreshing combination of fruits, cheese and macadamia nuts, moistened with a raspberry vinaigrette. I was very tempted by the specials, but the $30+ price tag for an entree made it a no-go ... as was the case with quite a few entrees.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service/Options
    ItalianRavioli
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    The server didn't have much of a personality and wasn't all that friendly. When ordering, she failed to provide options as far as the type of sauce we wanted. However, I was displeased that an option was not given considering there are different types of sauces. I would only hope that servers are consistent with how they treat their guests, especially by providing them with options.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love it here!
    novarn
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    Great food, great service. Have been here several times and it has never disappointed. Will keep going back often. Cool summer evenings on the patio are great!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice place
    toad13
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    The service was outstanding. The food was good, just not great like the last time we went there. If the parking were easier we would go more often.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Friday night eats
    Lowrider67
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    One of the best Italian places in the Annapolis area to dine, bar none.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, scenic view, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent dining experience!!
    Stacy
    Dined on 7/9/2014
    Fantastic service and ambience! The food was spectacular - Grilled calamari in particular was delicious! Carpaccio a helped us celebrate our wedding anniversary. Highly recommend!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • wonderful
    smaxie29
    Dined on 7/7/2014
    the drinks were excellent, the salad wonderful and the entree fabulous. We will be returning again.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • MollyVIP
    Dined on 7/2/2014
    Food outstanding Interesting specials from the excellent chef Eat here if you want an overall Delicious experience
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always Excellent
    jt123VIP
    Dined on 6/29/2014
    Carpaccio was excellent, as always. The carpaccio was the best you can get anywhere and the lamb ragu was very tasty
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • On Favorites List
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011VIP
    Dined on 6/27/2014
    We love Carpaccio. We sat outside by the gorgeous fountain. Mussel and clams were shared by table. Mozzarella caprese and Mederanno salad next. The Toscano Carpaccio is the best. Truffle oil finishes the dish . Great place for summer outdoor dining
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Tasty Italian Food
    Fredie
    Dined on 6/20/2014
    We have eaten there 3 times. The food is excellent. Very tasty Italian food.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • We always enjoy eating outside
    Hungry
    Dined on 6/20/2014
    There is something very European about dining outside at Carpaccio. We shared the polenta and mushroom app. It was very good, but a bit filling. Our entrees were the Pollo Sunrise and Vitello Porcini. Both were very good and there was enough of the chicken to take home. The truffled Mac 'n Cheese did not excite us the way we thought it might. The down side was the kid on the skateboard who was doing circles on the bricks through most of our dinner. I was surprised to realize that his parents were sitting at a table out of earshot of the noise the skateboard made.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • great
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 6/18/2014
    Love this place. Hope they will forgive me but my "no show" on Wednesday night was a huge mistake. I thought I was booking Friday night. I am so sorry.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Very Good
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 6/16/2014
    Food was very good. Service was very Good. Nice bar, and outdoor seating. Would go back!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Food, Great Service!
    FoodiefromArnold
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    We've been wanting to try this place out for a while. We took the family here for father's day. Everyone had a great meal. Service was excellent. We will definetly come back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Lovely dinner on the patio
    Seafoodlover
    Dined on 6/14/2014
    We had a great meal outside by the fountain. The weather was perfect and people watching was entertaining. I was worried about all the comments about bad service, but we had a great experience. The food was delicious, but my entree's lemon butter sauce was too heavy handed. My husband and two teens really enjoyed their meals. Two tables near us had their small dogs. The restaurant supplied them with water bowls. It is very nice to see Annapolis becoming pet friendly.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    Great salads, meatballs and bronzino. Bad veal parm; it was breaded (rather than sautéed) over-cooked, over-cheesed and ridiculously thin. Service was attentive initially but non-existent near end. Started with drinks indoors; good atmosphere. Dined outside; setting is lovely.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Family Dinner
    Phillyfan
    Dined on 6/5/2014
    Love the place, love the food... while I highly recommended the place and love the food, MAKE SURE YOU ASK THE PRICE FOR THE "SPECIALS" BEFORE YOU ORDER!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Toad13
    toad13
    Dined on 5/31/2014
    The appetizer platter was fantastic. Meats and cheeses with olives, artichoke hearts, eggplant and peppers. Only negative, the bread basket should have been replenished. All four meals were plentiful, well presented and delicious. We will be back despite the parking issues.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 5/31/2014
    Food was excellent starting with the bread delivered to our table. Everyone in our party of 4 enjoyed their entree, and the atmosphere was upscale dining. The prices were reasonable however. Would go back without hesitation.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Beautiful Outdoor Dining
    Veenray
    Dined on 5/31/2014
    Stopped in for lunch with my wife and daughter. Food is elegant, well proportioned and fairly priced. Started with an outstanding dirty martini, bruscetta and flash fried calamari. Lobster ravioli was luscious and filling, my daughter had three shells from heaven...and they were! Some of the best food in Annapolis, I am never disappointed. Stop in when you want to impress someone with an excellent dining experience. Sit outside by the fountain if the weather is nice!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good Italian Food
    Yelena
    Dined on 5/30/2014
    Good Italian Food in Annapolis, nice outdoor area, very good service.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 34 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 27, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.4
    • Food4.4
    • Ambiance4.3
    • Service4.4
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 682 reviews are from the Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen reviews archive.