North Italia - Reston
Handmade pasta? That's amore!$60.00 per person
Feb 14, 2021 onlyWe are now accepting reservations for our 3-course, Valentine’s Day prix-fixe dinner. Celebrate with cheers-worthy cocktails, your favorite house specialties and brand-new special features! Please note that we are NOT serving our a la carte menu this evening. Menu availability, capacity and hours of operation may vary.
We had a wonderful date night at North Italia! The appetizers and drinks were outstanding! We had wonderful and attentive service. Entrees and dessert were also delicious as well! Definitely recommend this place to friends!
Food is very good. A little overpriced. Apps are expensive at 15 on up.
Always great service. Delicious food. Great experience !!!
Thank you for taking the time to rate us. Please let us know what we can do for a five star experience next time. We are always looking to improve.
Tried the prosciuto pizza, partner had pig pizza. Both of us truly enjoyed lunch.
Thank you for the review, SusanB. If there is anything we can do to earn five stars on your next visit, please let us know. Thanks again!
The food and service was fantastic - our only issue was being seated next to a table where the people were loud and dropping f*** bombs every few minutes.
Hi Tinylayd, I'm sorry to hear that other guest disrupted your dining experience. Please bring anything that prevents you from having a perfect experience to a managers attention. We are here to ensure you have a great time, every time.
Our waiter, David, was outstanding!!
Thank you for the 5 star review, EGM1! I'm so glad you enjoyed David's hospitality. Hope to see you soon.
The food and the service was outstanding! Highly Recommend!!
Thank you for the rave review, MarkJ! Next time you are in please say hello. We would love to meet you!
Not really impressed with the food here. Looking at the menu, it looks great but the food is not tasty. Give it a 2 1/2 out of 5. My husband had the wagu, it was chewy and tough, I had the branzino it was not all the way cooked and not flavorful, my friend had the salmon and just not great. The salads were good. We had the short rib appetizer which was pretty good. Many other great Italian restaurants..even chains, that are better. The ambiance was cool and staff, very friendly. We probably won't go back.
We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. Although we strive to make every dish perfect, we realize that we will fall short. Please let us know right away when anything in the restaurant isn't perfect for you. I sent my email to you in a separate message to discuss further.
Pasta and pizza are always served fresh here. Servings tend to be small but filling. Tried the short ribs for the first time & it was quite good.
Thank you, GerryN, for the five star review! Next time you are in, please say hello. We would love to meet you!
Food is delicious. Waitstaff is super friendly and attentive.
Thank you, AndreaT, for the five star review! Next time you are in, please say hello. We would love to meet you!
Megan was our waitress and was fantastic!! Checked in just at the right times, drinks were refilled at the right time. Service was spot on!
Thank you, Darlene! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. We love Meghan, too. She is not just great to her guests; she is great to all of us! If you ever need anything at all, please don't hesitate to ask.
Brunch was amazing!
Thank you for the 5 stars, JulesW! Next time you are in please say hello. We would love to meet you.
I ordered the Waygu Skirt Steak and was surprisingly disappointed. We have dined at North Italia on several occasions and have always enjoyed our meals but the Waygu arrived cold.
Hi LeesburgShopper, That is very upsetting. I will share you feedback with the Chef. Thank you for still giving us 4 stars though. I am also going to send you a private message for you to contact me direct.
North italia always delivers with cozy atmosphere and savory dishes.
Thank you for the five star review!
We LOVE going to North Italia. The bar tender/server is fantastic and so attentive. They are doing a great job to keep everyone safe during this crazy time! Our 2 teenage boys were extremely happy with their food.
Thank you, ChristineB, for the great review. We really appreciate it. If you ever need anything at all, please don't hesitate to ask.
Seriously topnotch food. We all couldn’t believe how good our meals were! Service was outstanding and the ambiance is comfortable yet chic.
Thank you, KellyZ! We really appreciate you taking the time to share for 5 star experience. Next time you are in please say hello. We would love to meet you!
Great experience try to get their early to get good seating
Thank you, LehrerA. I'd love to earn 5 stars next time. Just let us know how we can make your experience a 5 star one.
It was great everything!
Glad you enjoyed it, JenniferG! Next time you are in, please say hello. I'd like to thank you in person for the 5 stars!
This has become a new favorite of ours. The food is delicious and the service correct and not intrusive. They take the necessary steps to ensure a safe environment while still maintaining an enjoyable dining experience.
We enjoyed the bruschetta, the pizza, meatball sandwich, and pasta dishes as well. We look forward to working our way through the rest of the menu.
Thank you, NedC for the great review. If you need any help getting through the rest of the menu, don't hesitate to ask! I look forward to sharing some of my favorites.
Always the best experience when eating at North Italia!
Thank you, Cheryl, for the 5 stars! Next time you are in, please say hello. We would love to meet you!
Everything was great as usual. No complaints. Will go back again.
THank you, FayeG! I'm so glad you had a great time. Next time you are in, please say hello. We look forward to meet you!
In these Covid times, table were WAY too close together. While I understand there are different interpretations of the 6 foot guidance, we were not an adequate distance away from every table.There were also several patrons walking around the restaurant without their mask as I encountered a couple of ppl in the restroom. I love the food at North Italia and always enjoy my meal. While I will frequent other locations I will NOT return to the Reston location.
IvanaH, This is very upsetting to hear. I want to assure you we take all guidelines and recommendations very seriously. I have reached out to you privately to discuss further.
A Birthday celebration and although we were hesitant in the age of Covid we had the restaurant to ourselves. EVERYONE had masks on and our server kept his distance. The service was perfect and our dinners were delicious. Our son was pampered as the birthday guest and all in all a lovely time. Thank you!
Thank you so much for the 5 Star Review! I'm thrilled we were able to provide and safe and memorable experience for you guys, during this trying time. Our team is so happy to be back doing what they love the most. Please let me know the next time you're in; I would love to say hi! Cheers!
Hadn't been here in quite a long time and am happy to say I plan to return again soon! Our server, Christine, was excellent. She could describe the dishes and recommend items to meet our needs and wants.
We did the HH special of pizza and a bottle of wine for $26. We had the margherita pizza and bottle of pinot grigio. Also started with the caesar salad and finished with the salted caramel budino. Very very yummy and a great value.
Great food, service, and overall experience. I look forward to returning.
Thank you MoriahM! We look forward to your return too. Please say hello on your next visit. We would love to thank you in person!
I wanted this to be 5 stars, but cannot fudge the numbers. The food was fantastic, 5 *
the waitress personality and ambition 5*, however paying attention to detail and getting things right, 1* Please note, I still left a 42.7% tip on a $103 bill. 1) I specifically asked to have my bill and my gratuity split on two cards, because it was a business dinner, so I use my business card for the meal, and my personal card for the gratuity. Not only did this not get done the first time as asked, 2) the second attempt the waitress charged the meal to my personal card, and the gratuity to my business card. 3) We ordered pistachio gelato and lemon gelato for dessert, I received extremely freezer burnt pistachio, and my guest received some flavor other than lemon gelato; 4) I explained I was ok to eat the freezer burnt gelato, but asked it be removed from my bill, I was brought another gelato 5) I asked to have the wrong flator gelato removed from the bill, we got a lemon gelato; 6) When I pointed out the bills were wrong and they didn't remove the gelato, she came back with two checks, still charging me for both gelatos. If it were super busy, I would understand, but I think the waitress was a bit to arrogant for the service we received.
Thank you for sharing your frustrations. There is nothing worse than having difficulties with payment after a nice meal. It sounds like we need revisit payment processing with our staff to make the final transaction as smooth as possible. I'm glad you enjoyed the food, but I wish we had provided service to match. If you would please make a reservation with a manager before your next visit, we will make sure this doesn't happen again. JD Russell General Manager
Our server, Regan W. was friendly and provided wonderful service to our table.
We enjoyed the Seasonal vegetable salad and a fig/goat cheese pizza with iced tea.
Another memorable meal at North Italia. The ingredients are always fresh & delicious.
Thank you, Restonlady! Always good to hear that you had a great time. See you soon!
First time here....was very pleasant and food was just right!
Glad to hear to PrestonH! We really appreciate you taking he time to write a review and a 5 star rating. If you ever need anything at all, please don't hesitate to ask!
Another excellent time out at North. We really appreciate the consistent, friendly service and great food! Thank you for the bread and bombolini on the house! Never expected but appreciated.
Hi RobW, Thanks again for another 5 stars. We appreciate your patronage!
The food and the service were really good! A little bit on the pricier side but overall worth it
Thank you for the five stars! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts. If you ever need anything at all, please don't hesitate to ask.
Always enjoy the food here, great service and everything is so well executed.
Great service with Megan, and had a nice booth table with great social distancing between the tables. Loved their small plates - you MUST try their truffle garlic bread app - it's AMAZING! Really loved their diver scallops entree with risotto, and also enjoyed the shrimp scampi (a bit salty, but delicious sauce for dipping). For dessert, must try the Hazelnut Torta - divine! Prices are a little high, but the food is wonderful and nice ambiance. We'll be back soon!
Thank you, MissMel! I'll pass on your compliments to the Chef as well as the saltiness of the scampi feedback. It is a new item for us so we may very well have made it wrong. Let me know next time you are in and we can make another scampi for you to try. Thanks again for the 5 stars!
Food and drink were so good, which is consistent with what I have come to expect. My only comment is that with outdoor seating, it is harder to keep things hot - like tea. Wish they had little teapots to keep the water hot. Otherwise, it was perfection. I think it is the best restaurant at the Reston Town Center right now.
Thank you, dinesalot! It is a huge compliment to hear that you think we are the best in RTC. You are right though, with the weather changing, it is difficult to keep anything hot for very long. Next time you are in, please say hello. We would love to meet you!
Really good food and does fill the gap of a great Italian restaurant in RTC that was left vapianos
Thank you for the five star review, AshwinK! Next time you are in, please say hello. We would love to meet you!
The food was amazing! Very good service and friendly staff, the tables are located apart from each other and everybody wears masks. Very nice ambiance as well. I had the Tuscan chicken from the seasonal menu and it was probably one of the best chicken dishes I’ve ever had, the dulce de leche ice cream dessert was delicious as well. I’d recommend this restaurant and would most definitely come back again.
Thank you, Selva, for the great review! The Tuscan chicken is one of my favorites too. If there is ever anything you need to enhance your dining experience, please don't hesitate to ask! Thanks again for the 5 stars.
Went to North Italia with my wife for a Friday date night. We sat out on the patio. The service was prompt and attentive. We started with salads, then split a pizza. Then, as a surprise, our serve brought us a serving of meatballs, free of charge. Everything was outstanding, but the meatballs were beyond outstanding. I finished with their Italian butter cake, which was worth every calorie. I do think that they're a bit too proud of their wines--on the expensive side for what they are--but these days, I get that restaurateurs have to make money somewhere. We'll be regulars, for sure!
Thank you, Thrillerscribe! I'm thrilled that we could provide such great hospitality on Friday. The meatballs are a game changer for sure. I 'quality check' at least one everyday. Please say hello next time you are in. We would love to meet you!
Great food and nice ambiance. Would highly recommend.
Thank you, Jamie, for the 5 stars and recommendation! If there is ever anything we can do for you, please let us know. We will be happy to accommodate.
Beautiful restaurant, terrific service, delicious food!
Thank you, AnnaA, for the 5 stars! We are so happy you enjoyed everything.
Had a wonderful business dinner with my client.
The good was great and the service was superb.
Thank you for sharing Deborah, Sounds like you had a great time! Let us know if there is anything we can do to earn 5 stars next time.
Fantastic from-scratch Italian restaurant blending the old with the new. Friendly, attentive service, high-quality food, and terrific ambiance. Great way to end a busy Friday!
Hi dguymon, Thank you for the 5 star review! It sounds like everything was on point Friday. If you every need anything at all please don't hesitate to ask.
You can order delivery directly from North Italia - Reston using the Order Online button. North Italia - Reston also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (571) 325-0823.
North Italia - Reston is rated 4.6 stars by 374 OpenTable diners.
North Italia - Reston does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.northitalia.com/gift-cards/.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.