Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. United States
  3. Washington, D.C. Area

Best Italian Restaurants in North Bethesda


20 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Caruso's Grocery - Pike & Rose restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North Bethesda
Booked 20 times today
Caruso's Grocery in Pike & Rose is a delightful Italian restaurant, frequently applauded for its authentic and excellent Italian cuisine. Reviews consistently praise its numerous hearty dishes such as the spicy Ragu pasta, Caruso special, and the creamy Alfredo. Special mentions are also given to their appetizers such as Burrata and foccacia garlic bread, and their desserts particularly the Creme Brulee. In addition to the food, patrons also appreciate their creative cocktails and value for money. Many customers highly recommend it and consider it their number one Italian restaurant in the DMV region. Despite the issue of limited parking, most customers are eager to return for both lunch and dinner. Caruso's Grocery has been commended not only for the food, but also for its comfortable atmosphere, exceptional service, and overall pleasant dining experience.
A photo of Pinstripes - Bethesda restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North Bethesda
Pinstripes was built from a passion to gather, to celebrate, and to experience sophisticated fun. Gather around our outdoor fire pit, rival friends in a game of bocce, or lace up the bowling shoes in our grand rendition of the classic American pastime. We feature seasonal, locally sourced ingredients in every dish. We take pride in our thoughtfully selected wine list, rotating craft beers, and attractive variety of handcrafted cocktails.
A photo of Gregorio's Trattoria - Potomac restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Potomac
Booked 12 times today
Gregorio's Trattoria in Potomac is a renowned establishment for authentic Italian cuisine. The restaurant features a diverse menu, offering everything from traditional antipasto to freshly prepared pizza, homemade lasagna, and succulent seafood. Highlights include the highly praised chicken marsala, spaghetti con polpette, and salmon alla griglia. Recognized by many customers as the best Italian restaurant in the D.C. area, Gregorio's Trattoria is also noted for its excellent customer service and welcoming ambiance. As one reviewer stated, "Gregorio's Trattoria makes me feel like home. The sauces, the crust, the service, the ambiance...all perfect." This authenticity and commitment to quality are what make Gregorio's Trattoria a true gem of Italian cuisine.
A photo of Pacci's Trattoria restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Silver Spring
Booked 2 times today
Pacci's Trattoria, located in Silver Spring, is renowned for delivering fantastic Italian cuisine. This small, quaint place has won the hearts of many with its ambience and quality service. Customers applaud Pacci's for its delicious food, particularly their generous portions of lasagna, tagliatelle with truffle, and 'amazing' Carbonara pasta. These mouthwatering dishes, coupled with the friendly and attentive staff, make Pacci's a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Many have dubbed it as one of the best Italian restaurants in the DC metro area, offering generous portions that provide enough for a hearty lunch the next day. With an accolade like this, Pacci's is definitely worth a visit if you're seeking good, authentic Italian food.
A photo of Manoli Canoli restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Chevy Chase
Booked 2 times today
Manoli Canoli is a treasured establishment, located near Kensington, frequently commended by customers for its excellent Italian and Greek culinary offerings. The restaurant prides itself on its fresh daily pasta, own-baked bread, and delightful olive oil. Appreciated for its cozy family business ambiance, it offers high-quality food at reasonable prices. Regular customers applaud the authentically delicious dishes, frequently highlighting the excellent service. Exceptional offerings, such as their homemade spanikopita, have marked Manoli Canoli as a preferred dining spot in the DC area. A customer review stated, "This combination of Italian and Greek fare sounded intriguing, so we gave it a try. What a find!"
A photo of Nova Europa restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Wheaton
Booked 1 time today
Nova Europa is highly praised for its excellent European cuisine. Customers rave about the well-prepared food, praising not only the quality but its ability to evoke memories of dining in Europe. The restaurant is a popular regular spot for some patrons, suggesting consistency in delivering delicious meals. Servers like Maria and Andrew come highly recommended, indicating a high level of service ensuring a wonderful dining experience. The restaurant also provides excellent wine recommendations lending to an authentic European dining experience. The atmosphere is described as pleasantly old European, adding to the overall appeal. Nova Europa consistently receives high praise, promising a delightful European culinary journey.
A photo of Meleket Ethiopian Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Silver Spring
Booked 2 times today
Welcome to our vibrant Ethiopian restaurant, where authenticity meets culinary delight. Experience the rich flavors and traditions of Ethiopia as our skilled chefs prepare a tantalizing array of aromatic dishes, from injera and Doro Wat to Kitfo and Tibs. Immerse yourself in the warm ambiance as you savor every bite, perfectly complemented by our full bar offering a wide selection of Ethiopian beverages, signature cocktails, and international spirits.
A photo of LIA'S restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Chevy Chase
Booked 28 times today
LIA'S has earned a reputation as an exceptional Italian restaurant tucked away in Chevy Chase, offering unique culinary creations that far exceed everyday Italian recipes. Patrons have enthusiastically praised the restaurant's diverse offerings, including bruschetta, pasta, and risotto balls, as authentic and fresh. The eatery is also renowned for their attentive and outstanding service, and their ability to cater to different dietary preferences, offering a wide range of dishes for vegetarians too. The easy access to parking and transportation, coupled with the allure of outside dining, makes LIA'S a favorite for many. As one reviewer noted, it is a "great DC secret", offering an unforgettable dining experience at a reasonable price.
A photo of Fontina Grille restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Rockville
Booked 18 times today
Fontina Grille, a local favorite, consistently impresses its patrons with its authentic Italian cuisine. Reviewers laud the restaurant for its robust and scrumptious menu, particularly highlighting dishes like chicken marsala, chicken piccata, and crab ravioli. The value for money is mentioned repeatedly, with large portions leaving customers with satisfying leftovers. Diners appreciate the relaxed atmosphere and efficient, friendly service from staff who go the extra mile regardless of the restaurant's busyness. Many return customers deem Fontina Grille as their top choice for Italian cuisine, praising not just the food, but also the warm, hospitable setting that enhances their dining experience.
A photo of Claudio's Table restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Palisades Northwest
Booked 16 times today
Claudio Pirollo grew up in Belgium where he soon discovered his passion for cooking as he wandered around his father’s fine Italian épicerie (grocery store) and watched his mother prepare dinner every day. The dual influence of Italy and Belgium triggered Chef Pirollo’s aspirations to develop his knowledge and experience with different flavors.A Trattoria is not a pizzeria, it is an Italian-style eating establishment that is generally much less formal than a ristorante but more formal than an osteria. It is similar to what the French call Bistrot.Trattorias are traditionally family owned, casual, rustic neighborhood restaurants found throughout all of Italy that offer fresh, regional, local and family specialties on the menu.
‘About the restaurant’ descriptions have been generated using an artificial intelligence model comprised of OpenTable proprietary data that has not been independently verified by OpenTable. The content is presented as-is, for informational purposes only.
  • About Us
  • Blog
  • Careers
  • Press
  • Restaurant reservation software
  • Industry insights
  • Hospitality resources
  • Marketing resources
  • Operation resources
  • How to open a restaurant
  • For restaurants
  • For restaurant groups
Join us on
  • Privacy Policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
Agoda Logo
OpenTable Logo