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Our Signature Bucatini with Spicy Neapolitan Ragu - Caruso's Grocery - DC, Washington, DC

Caruso's Grocery - DC

4.9
4.9
1030 Reviews
$31 to $50
Italian
Please note that we are not offering Restaurant Week at our DC location.

Located at 914 14th Street SE in Washington, DC.

Caruso’s Grocery is modeled after the classic, Italian-American "red sauce" joint. You know the one: red banquettes, a killer chicken parmesan, Sinatra pouring through the speakers. If you’re looking for modern interpretations of a chef's take on the classics, you won’t find them here.

A joint venture from Neighborhood Restaurant Group and Partner Matthew Adler.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 23 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Italian, Market Cuisine
  • Hours of operation
    Dinner Tue–Sat 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 5:00 pm–9:30 pm
  • Phone number
    (202) 661-0148
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Executive chef
    Matt Adler
  • Neighborhood
    Capitol Hill
  • Cross street
    14th and Pennsylvania Ave SE<br />(Entrance is on 14th Street)
  • Parking details
    Street Parking
  • Public transit
    Potomac Avenue
  • Additional
    Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 1,030 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.9
4.9 based on recent ratings
  • 4.9Food
  • 4.9Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.7Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Washington, D.C. Area

    Italian

  • District of Columbia

    Best Overall

  • District of Columbia

    Best Food

  • District of Columbia

    Best Service

  • District of Columbia

    Best Value

  • District of Columbia

    Italian

1,030 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    San Diego

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Amazing, the food is amazing and our server was so sweet and kind!

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  2. Neighbor

    Washington DC

    56 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    56 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Caruso's Grocery is worth the wait to get a reservation - food is great and it's a fun restaurant.

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  3. MitchH

    Washington DC

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was great, as was everything else That could not have made it better

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Absolutely the best italian restaurant in DC! Just 10/10 experience every single time.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded 6 days ago
    Wow! Thank you for your kind words! We can't wait to welcome you back for many more memorable meals in the future!

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on May 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The most delicious food in DC! Get the chicken piccata - you won’t be disappointed.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded 6 days ago
    Thank you so much for your fantastic recommendation! We're thrilled to hear that you found our chicken piccata to be the most delicious food in DC. It's always a joy for us to receive such high praise from our guests. We take great pride in crafting delicious dishes using the finest ingredients, and it's wonderful to know that our chicken piccata left such a positive impression on you. Your recommendation means a lot to us, and we can't wait to share your kind words with our culinary team. Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and we hope to have the pleasure of serving you again soon!

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    Houston

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on May 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I ordered the alfredo pasta and it was by far THE BEST pasta dish I’ve ever had in the United States. I went with my brother and finance and they agreed that my dish was the best. We were celebrating my brother’s graduation and the waitress brought out limoncello shots for us as a surprise at the end.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded 6 days ago
    Thank you so much for your glowing review! We're absolutely thrilled to hear that our Alfredo pasta surpassed your expectations and earned the title of the best pasta dish you've ever had in the United States. It's always a joy for us to hear such high praise from our guests, especially during special celebrations like your brother's graduation. Thank you for choosing to celebrate with us, and we hope to have the pleasure of serving you again in the future for more memorable moments and exceptional dishes :)

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  7. DebraW

    Washington DC

    10 reviews

    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on May 8, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food was delicious. Great service; pleasant and knowledgeable staff.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded 6 days ago
    Thank you so much for your kind words! We truly appreciate your support and hope to welcome you back soon for another delightful meal. If you have any further feedback or requests, please don't hesitate to reach out to us :)

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  8. Alan

    Washington DC

    11 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on May 8, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Have been here before and loved the food. Last night the chicken paillards (piccata and parmesan) were both pounded to within an 1/8 inch of their lives. The garlic bread and fried calamari were fine. Our server was very good and attentive. Noise (music) level could be lower. In spite of everything we would still recommend Caruso's to friends as previously we have enjoyed our dinners there.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 9, 2024
    Hello! Im sorry hear you didn't enjoy your dinner with us. We do take the time to pound our chicken and veal nice and thin as that's our preferred way of serving it. We certainly understand that may not be to your liking. Perhaps on your next visit you can try one of our many pasta dishes. Thank you for your feedback!

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  9. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 6, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Food was good and had good flavor, just very expensive meal for 2. The restaurant was very loud and it was hard to have a conversation. The staff were very friendly and helpful
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded 6 days ago
    Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed the flavors of our food and found our staff to be friendly and helpful during your visit to our restaurant. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the loud atmosphere. We understand the importance of being able to have a comfortable conversation while dining, and we regret that this aspect of your experience fell short of expectations. We truly value your patronage and hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back for another enjoyable dining experience. If there's anything else we can do to enhance your experience in the future, please let us know.

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  10. OpenTable Diner

    Charleston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Hands down the best dining experience in DC. Not only is the food wonderful but the service is top notch.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Your kind words mean the world to us, and we truly appreciate your support. We can't wait to have the pleasure of serving you again soon for another memorable dining experience at Caruso's!

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  11. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on May 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My family had a fantastic experience and the staff was extremely accommodating of my young children. Highly recommend and look forward to coming back.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 9, 2024
    Thank you for your wonderful review! We're thrilled to hear that your family had a fantastic experience dining with us. Ensuring that all our guests, including young children, feel welcome and accommodated is important to us, and we're delighted that our staff could make your visit enjoyable for the whole family. We can't wait to welcome you and your family back for another memorable dining experience.

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  12. CourtneyW

    Baltimore

    12 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on May 4, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent food and service. I had a great time with my date.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 9, 2024
    Thank you for the great review! We are glad to hear that your visit with us was enjoyable! We hope you can join us again soon!

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  13. sassyfoodie

    Washington DC

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on May 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I had not tried the shrimp scampi yet, and I think it was my favorite pasta so far!
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you for your fantastic review! We're delighted to hear that you tried our shrimp scampi and that it became your favorite pasta dish so far :)

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  14. kgindc

    Washington DC

    161 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    161 reviews

    Dined on May 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    An overall great experience! As always, the food was fantastic. I had a special that I’ve never had there before. Veal Parm!. Fabulous. Our server Scott was terrific. Love this place!
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you! It's fantastic to know that you enjoyed our veal parm special and found it to be fabulous. We take pride in offering a diverse menu with specials that delight our guests, and we're glad this one hit the mark for you. We're also delighted to hear that Scott provided you with terrific service. We'll be sure to pass along your kind words to him and the rest of our team

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  15. Jaco

    Washington DC

    13 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on May 1, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    I’ve often heard Caruso’s grocery has the best Italian food in DC. My experience certainly confirmed this claim. Flavorful pasta with good portions at a really reasonable price. Service was excellent too. I felt well taken care of. My date remarked on the noise level a couple times, but we didn’t mind much but rather appreciated the lively atmosphere. Since it’s so easily accessible by metro, it should be given a try.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you for your wonderful review and for choosing to dine with us at Caruso's! We're thrilled to hear that your experience confirmed our reputation for offering the best Italian food in DC. It's fantastic to know that you enjoyed our flavorful pasta dishes, that our service met your expectations, and that you felt well taken care of during your visit. Hoping you can visit us again soon!

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  16. MichaelD

    Washington DC

    13 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on May 1, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Slipped a bit this time. The veal franchise special was soggy
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We're genuinely sorry to hear that your recent dining experience fell short of expectations, particularly regarding the veal. We sincerely appreciate your continued support and hope that you'll give us another chance to provide you with an exceptional dining experience.

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  17. MKVa

    Washington DC

    40 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    40 reviews

    Dined on May 1, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    It was good to try but not sure if I'd rate it as one of the best Italian places in DC. Calamari was too breaded and overcooked.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We're grateful for your honesty and apologize that your experience with us didn't fully meet your expectations. We hope that you'll consider giving us another chance to impress you in the future.

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  18. ARTIE

    Portland

    34 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    34 reviews

    Dined on May 1, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Awesome, tasty, and amazing service!!! I loved it all and the service was top notch.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you! We're thrilled to hear that you had an awesome dining experience at our restaurant and that you enjoyed both the delicious food and the top-notch service.

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  19. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 28, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Amazing food and spot on service - we came to celebrate a birthday and Caruso’s did not disappoint. Love this place - we will be back soon!
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    Thank you for the kind words! We can't wait to welcome you back soon for another memorable dining experience. Until then, cheers to many more happy celebrations!

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  20. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on April 27, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Delicious food. Table ready on time and even early per reservation. Great service from our server - good but not obtrusive. Veal franchaise was delicious. Loved the tricolor salad. Nice ambience - music a bit loud but could still have a conversation with raised voice. This is s visit but will go again.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We're particularly glad you enjoyed the Veal Française and the tricolor salad; they're certainly among our favorites too!

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  21. Dreanna

    Richmond

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on April 27, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It was a great experience our sever was great and accommodating. It was a great dinner with friends.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    We're delighted to hear that you had a great experience dining with us! Thank you for your kind words about our server and for choosing to spend your dinner with friends at our restaurant :)

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  22. OpenTable Diner

    Denver

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful meal with exceptional service. Really appreciated the inhouse specialty made items including olive oil, orangcello, etc. Would most certainly recommend and will return.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    Thank you so much for your glowing review! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed a wonderful meal with exceptional service at our restaurant.

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  23. Clare2422

    Washington DC

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on April 26, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always a pleasure to dine at Caruso's! The food is spectacular every time we go, and the staff is really professional.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    Thank you so much for your glowing review! We're thrilled to hear that you've consistently enjoyed your dining experiences at Caruso's :)

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  24. MichaelE

    Washington DC

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on April 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Have been planning on going to Caruso's for quite some time. Finally made it. It lives up to its reputation. Very quaint and quiet restaurant. Excellent service. Amazing Italian food. Well worth the wait...
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 5, 2024
    We're delighted that you enjoyed our excellent service and found our Italian food to be amazing. Providing memorable dining experiences for our guests is what we strive for, and it's rewarding to know that we succeeded in doing so during your visit. We truly appreciate your patience in planning your visit to Caruso's, and we're thrilled to hear that it was well worth the wait. Thank you for your kind words, and we can't wait to have the pleasure of serving you again soon!

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  25. JColeD

    Washington DC

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on April 25, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Always a great experience! Took an out-of-town friend here for a special dinner, and everything, as always, was impeccable! Great food, drinks, dessert, and service! Will be back again many times.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    Thank you for your kind words and for choosing to share a special dinner with your out-of-town friend at our restaurant! We're thrilled to hear that everything was impeccable and that you all enjoyed the great food, drinks, dessert, and service :)

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  26. DylanF

    Kansas City

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on April 24, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The best ragú I have ever had! I had a wonderful first visit and will definitely be back.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    We're absolutely thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the ragù during your first visit with us! Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and we can't wait to welcome you back for another wonderful experience.

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  27. AnnR

    Baltimore

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on April 23, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Staff was helpful and accommodating, including with an accessibility request. Food was tasty! The noise level inside the restaurant was festive, on the one hand, but did make it a little difficult for conversation, on the other.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    Thank you for your feedback! We're pleased to hear that our staff was helpful and accommodating, especially with your accessibility request. Ensuring that all of our guests feel comfortable and welcome is a top priority for us :)

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  28. OpenTable Diner

    Richmond

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 23, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great experience! Melvin was our server and hit it out of the park! He spilt a tiny bit of water on our past leftovers and got us a free desert to take home! Wonderful service, terrific food, what more could you ask for?
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on May 1, 2024
    Thank you for your kind words and for choosing to dine with us. We look forward to welcoming you back for another fantastic experience in the future!

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  29. ElaineW

    Portland

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 19, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 2
    Food was very good. Had the Caprese and the tomatoes were amazing. The calamari was also done nicely. The ambiance is ehhhhh. Needs more patina. There is so much Italian food in DC and the ambiance left me wanting more!
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 21, 2024
    Thank you for dining with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the food, especially the Caprese and calamari. We also appreciate your honest feedback regarding the ambiance. We're constantly striving to create an atmosphere that complements the dining experience, and guest insights are invaluable to us. We'll certainly take your comments into consideration as we continue to refine and enhance our restaurant's ambiance.

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  30. SeattleMD

    Seattle

    15 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    15 reviews

    Dined on April 17, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Nice service - amazing wine and good, very good vibe.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 21, 2024
    We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner at our restaurant and that both our staff and food left a positive impression on you. Hope you can join us again soon!

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  31. OpenTable Diner

    Coastal Georgia

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on April 16, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had a wonderful anniversary here. Our server, Jordan, was excellent. The food and drinks were great and we loved the decor and ambiance. We will definitely be coming back.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 21, 2024
    Thank you for choosing to celebrate your anniversary with us! We're delighted to hear that you had a wonderful experience and that Jordan provided excellent service throughout your visit. Your kind words about the food, drinks, decor, and ambiance mean a lot to us!

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  32. TiffanyW

    London

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 14, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    While the food was overall solid, it really was overpriced for what it was. I was so hoping it would live up to the 18th best restaurant on Washingtonian hype! The pasta was decent and the apps were all right but the eggplant rollatini was too salty, the red sauce wasn't anything compared to Raos jarred sauce...and the desert was awful. Our special spumoni (super Italian and authentic) tasted like freezer burn.

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  33. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 14, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Caruso’s is my favourite DC restaurant to take visiting guests and celebrate special occasions. The service is great and somehow the food is even better. I’d HIGHLY recommend!
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 21, 2024
    Thank you for your glowing review! We're honored to be your favorite restaurant in DC for hosting guests and marking special occasions. It's incredibly rewarding to know that our service consistently meets your expectations and that you find our food to be even better with each visit :)

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  34. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 13, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent appetizers. Nice location next to the Roost (can bring drinks over if waiting for a table). Great service.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 14, 2024
    Thank you for your fantastic review! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our excellent appetizers and that our location next to the Roost added to your experience, allowing you to enjoy drinks while waiting for a table. We appreciate your kind words and look forward to welcoming you back soon for more delicious food and excellent service.

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  35. MS2013

    Washington DC

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on April 12, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food is delicious, the ambience is cozy and fun, and the service is great. Can’t wait to come back.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 14, 2024
    Thank you for your wonderful review! We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed the delicious food, cozy ambiance, and great service during your visit. We look forward to serving you again soon!

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  36. GinaP

    Greater Boston

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on April 11, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Delicious food! Waiters don’t rush you in and out. Great experience all around.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 14, 2024
    Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the delicious food and that our attentive service contributed to a great overall experience. We appreciate your kind words and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon!

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  37. RJones

    Greater Boston

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Caruso’s helped make our anniversary dinner special. Food and experience was excellent. Thank you!
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 14, 2024
    Thank you so much for your glowing review! We're thrilled to hear that you had an outstanding experience for your anniversary dinner at Caruso's Grocery. Come again soon!

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  38. 662Nuhs

    Washington DC

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on April 9, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I love it. Consistently great food and impeccable service. :)

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  39. OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 5, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 4
    The food itself was excellent as always, but the experience as a whole was a little disappointing. Everything came out so quickly that we didn’t feel like there was enough time to actually enjoy anything, and it seemed like they were trying to get us out of there as quickly as possible, even though one would expect to take their time at an upscale place like this. Also, they are obviously under no obligation to do this, but I have never been there and not had them bring some limoncello for the table at the end of the meal, or provide something for a special occasion. This visit specifically was for my mother’s birthday and there was nothing done to make the experience feel special (and I know they knew about the birthday because the hostess brought it up when we got there). Overall the food was great, but not thrilled about the service.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 6, 2024
    Goof afternoon, While I am pleased to hear that the food was delicious, I am saddened to hear that your mom's birthday dinner with us was underwhelming. We pride ourselves on our prompt service and fast kitchen, and we are sorry that this came across as push out the door instead of an invitation to enjoy your meal and enjoy the space. We communicate with our servers whenever there is a birthday so we can provide extras touches such as limoncello or an extra dessert with a candle, but despite our best efforts, we sometimes have an off day and miss things. I do hope that this does not keep you from joining us in the future and that we see you again soon. I will be reaching out via email so we can discuss the specifics of your visit.

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  40. OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on April 5, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food , phenomenal customer service, great menu and drinks. Highly recommended whenever in DC.
    Caruso's Grocery - DCResponded on April 14, 2024
    Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant and that our food, customer service, menu, and drinks met your expectations

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FAQs

Caruso's Grocery - DC offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (202) 661-0148.

Caruso's Grocery - DC is rated 4.9 stars by 1030 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 23 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Caruso's Grocery - DC

1401 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003-3030

Additional information

  • Cross street
    14th and Pennsylvania Ave SE<br />(Entrance is on 14th Street)
  • Neighborhood
    Capitol Hill
  • Hours of operation
    Dinner Tue–Sat 5:00 pm–10:00 pm Sun 5:00 pm–9:30 pm
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    Italian, Market Cuisine
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    Street Parking
  • Public transit
    Potomac Avenue
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Matt Adler
  • Additional
    Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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