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About Scossa

Encounter the delectable food and wine of Scossa Restaurant & Lounge where you will savour the classic Northern Italian cuisine created by Chef Giancarlo Tondin. With an emphasis on quality, only the freshest ingredients are selected to create cuisine that reinvigorates traditional Italian recipes. Experience the sophisticated chic décor and lively ambiance of the Scossa dinning room, bar and lounge or dine alfresco at the Scossa Café and enjoy the picturesque charm of Easton’s historic town center.

8 North Washington Street
Easton, MD 21601
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Tuesday - Sunday: 11:30am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(410) 822-2202

Website:
http://www.scossarestaurant.com/

Private Party Facilities:
The Scossa Lounge can accommodate both intimate small events as well larger functions up to 85 people. Our Lounge can be set up in various configurations to facilitate the objectives of your banquet and we can assist in providing a full range of business services, equipment and floral arrangements to make your event complete.

Private Party Contact:
Jini: (410) 822-2202

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Cafe, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Scossa Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.6

service

4.6

ambience

4.6

value

4.3

Noise

Quiet

96% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (23)
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Fit for Foodies (18)
Neighborhood Gem (17)
Authentic (16)
Good for a Date (16)
Good for Birthdays (13)
Worth the Drive (11)
Creative Cuisine (10)
Notable Wine List (9)
Cozy (9)
Great for Outdoor Dining (9)
Good for Groups (8)
Pre/post Theatre (8)
Quiet Conversation (8)
Bar Seating (7)
Business Meals (7)
Casual (7)
Comfort Food (7)
Local Ingredients (6)
Great for Lunch (5)
People Watching (5)
Good Vegetarian Options (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (5)
Kid-friendly (4)
Healthy (4)
Late-night Find (4)
Happy Hour (4)
Fun (3)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Handcrafted Cocktails (3)
Scenic View (3)
Sunday Lunch (3)
Great for Brunch (2)
Organic (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Seasonal (2)
Tapas (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Great Beer (1)
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 (Washington DC)·Dined 3 days ago

This was an ideal place to spend Saturday evening with good friends. The food was very good, the service was excellent, the wine was just right, and the ambience added to the very nice evening out.

Tags: Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on January 9, 2018

My girlfriend and I dined here for our anniversary. The food and drink were spectacular. We both can't wait to go back in the summer to take advantage of the outdoor dining area.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, People Watching, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on December 30, 2017

We enjoyed a terrific meal at Scossa for dinner. We received a warm welcome and started off the evening with a very well crafted cocktail at the bar. It was a full house yet we were able to maintain an easy to hear conversation. The veal chop was superb and the service was professional. Would highly recommend the restaurant to all. Cheers, M

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, People Watching, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine, Authentic, Fun
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 (Charleston)·Dined on December 29, 2017

Excellent in every way! The table was in a quiet corner and the waiter was fantastic. Cannot wait to return.

Tags: Good for a Date, Notable Wine List
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on December 28, 2017

Always a great experience. Owners are very active and really care. Our family loves to go to Scossa’s every chance we get.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Tasting Menu, Local Ingredients, Good for Groups, Kid-friendly
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·Dined on December 25, 2017

We went to Scossa's for Christmas Eve dinner. We had a reservation for the dining room but went to the bar to get a drink while waiting for our table. We liked the table we were sitting at in the bar area and ended up having dinner there. The hostess was very accommodating. The service was great and the food was great. It was a very pleasant dining experience.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Cozy, Bar Seating, Tapas, Good for Anniversaries, People Watching, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on December 24, 2017

Always a winner. Was here Christmas Eve with my husband, sister and 90 year old mother. We all enjoyed the food, the ambience and the service. It was a festive way to kick off our family holiday. We requested Richard as our server and as busy as the restaurant was, Richard was attentive, cheerful and as always perfectly matched by-the-glass wine selections to our entrees. Mom and sister had roast chicken, husband had Rockfish and I had pasta.
Scossa is great for any occasion (a little on the expensive side) and is definitely our go-to special occasion place.

Tags: Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on December 16, 2017

It was a rather frosty night and we were looking forward to some delicious food and ambiance - we weren’t disappointed! We both started our meal with soup due to the cold evening. My husbands minestrone was good but not very authentic but my fish soup with saffron was outstanding. The flavor of the stock was perfect and the pieces of solid fish and perhaps fennel were just delicious. My husband had the salmon and it was carefully cooked and had an excellent seasoning. I chose calves liver and have seldom enjoyed an entree as much as this plate of tender tastiness. Thank you Scossa. A most enjoyable meal.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Consistently excellent, with very professional service.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Raleigh)·Dined on December 8, 2017

Our first time but certainly not our last at Scossa. We are visitors to the area but certainly understand why the locals recommended this restaurant. Great variety of choices and we were not disappointed.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on December 3, 2017

We sat at the bench table for four. Very close to other tables. No privacy. Dinner came two minutes after we got our wine! Menu good be more interesting. The pasta was good but we think salads should be included with entrees. Piano music would add to ambiance.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Classic Italian cuisine with local ingredients. Quite, cosy and soothing decor. Always reliable.

Ask for Richard.

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·Dined on November 27, 2017

Always an outstanding meal and experience. One of our favorite restaurants!

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Scossa outdid themselves on Saturday night. Risotto with lobster was creamy and delicious with a nice spicy bite. My husband's rigatoni was outstanding. And my dad's salmon was perfectly cooked. The Tormaresca chardonnay was delightful. And, as usual, we had blackberry gelato and the lemon sorbet (cleverly served in a frozen half lemon) for dessert, along with double espressos. Altogether, a superlative meal, with top-notch service throughout. (Richard is our favorite waiter and always entertaining!)

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 25, 2017

It’s a shame I have eaten several times at the restaurant and it has a nice ambiance but the service is very poor—very rushed, plates thrown on to the table and a serious lack of politeness. The food lacks imagination and has often been disappointing.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 22, 2017

Easton seems to be blessed with a number of very good restaurants in its downtown area. Scossas has a very pleasant atmosphere with both booths and table and patio seating in season. Traditional Italian menu, and excellently prepared, but expect to pay accordingly.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 19, 2017

The overall experience was excellent. Food was beautifully presented and delicious.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Seasonal, Worth the Drive, Great for Outdoor Dining, Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 18, 2017

Excellent food, great service, and a cool ambiance make this a very charming restaurant. It’s worth a trip to Easton to try this restaurant.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Authentic
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 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 12, 2017

The quiet, elegant atmosphere is noteworthy, as is the cuisine. We asked for Richard, our favorite waiter, who once again did not disappoint us. He was extremely courteous and attentive. When the young child of our guest began to fall asleep at the table, Richard found a vacant nearby booth and tucked her in with a table cloth! Another friend commented, "Now I understand why this restaurant tops your list!" We look forward to returning again.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Fantastic food and service. Friendly staff. Could eat there every week

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vip
 (London)·Dined on November 11, 2017

A truly excellent Italian restaurant, one of the best in the MD-DC-VA area

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Organic, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Great for Lunch, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Good Vegetarian Options, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The various dishes (table of 6; soups and main courses) were carefully prepared and delicious (except for one dish which was found to be too bland); lower marks for service, as Scossas was short staffed (servers and the kitchen) . Ambiente nice, but cold wind blasts whenever the restaurant door opened (need inside shield).

Tags: Authentic, Scenic View, Great for Outdoor Dining, Local Ingredients, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Get dinner. What a gem!

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 28, 2017

I took my wife to Scossa for our anniversary. We had an excellent meal and loved the whole dining experience. Our waiter (Richard) could not have been more charming and made the meal a pleasure. Great wine list. We have been once before and can't wait to go again.

Tags: Special Occasion, Late-night Find, Good for Groups, Romantic
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 23, 2017

It was my birthday and they took food care of me.

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 (Charleston)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Been here many times and always is consistently good. Service was same wait staff and was excellent. Will return.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on October 19, 2017

Best lobster salad ever! The tiramisu for dessert was best I’ve ever had as well. Fun to sit outside to dine in October!

Tags: Fun, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 8, 2017

atmostphere, service, food are excellent. seafood special of the day (scallops and rockfish) delicious. lamb special with risotta also very good. lamb not as tender as i would have preferred. waitress was busy but still very attentive and charming. would definitely dine there again.

Tags: Special Occasion, Romantic, Paleo Friendly
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Have dined at Scossa on a number of occasions. The bar has a great happy hour with small plates. The dining room is comfortable and offers attentive service, and consistently good food.

Tags: Authentic, Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre, Great for Outdoor Dining, Cozy, Happy Hour, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Scossa never disappoints. Whenever I'm in the area, I make it a point to go there for at least one meal. It is reliably cozy, delicious, and makes me wish I was nearby more often. The best restaurant in Easton.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 30, 2017

First time but definitely not our last, great service by Richard, great options. Yummy tastes. Good wine selection. Delicious Manhattan.

Was attending a show at Avalon Theartre.

Definitely recommend reservations !

Tags: Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Authentic, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Romantic
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·Dined on September 23, 2017

They had a scallop special and unfortunately they were out of scallops. I enjoy the sweetbreads which they had none. It was not the restaurant that I enjoyed going to in the past.

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 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Nice outdoor dining and good inside decor. The service was passable but there were multiple people involved in serving us and it felt a bit rushed/impersonal, though everything was served in a timely and efficient way. The lobster ravioli was a somewhat small portion without much evidence of lobster. The risotto was a bit soupier than preferred by the shrimp were delicious. Nothing terrible, just not sufficient to make me recommend that people go out of their way to go there. The pasta/risotto entrees do not come with any vegetables.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 21, 2017

It was great for a birthday meal and great for any celebration holiday or otherwise

Tags: Authentic, Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Vibrant Bar Scene, Scenic View, Business Meals, Late-night Find
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 17, 2017

Service was great. Personable, helpful, professional efficient
Food great. Everyone enjoyed their food. Like beet salad. Carpaccio salad was really good too. Always come for sweet breads. Black and white soufflé was so good!

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Comfort Food, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Fit for Foodies
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Headed to Easton for an event at the Avalon Theatre and decided to go to Scossa prior for a nice dinner. Outdoor Seating and service was nothing short of exceptional. Appetizers were great but entrees were just above average. Overall still one of the best in the area and will be returning

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Pre/post Theatre, Romantic
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Just awesome and one of our favorite spots in Easton.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for Groups, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Bar Seating
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 (Charleston)·Dined on September 12, 2017

Very consistent offering and service. Definitely return again

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Casual, Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on September 10, 2017

Have been here before and was on an overnight shopping and sightseeing trip with two friends and thought they would like Scosso. I especially like their risotto dishes. That night each had something added that just didn't appeal to two of us, so they custom made it with whatever we wanted. It was excellent and we ate every bit. Had the coconut gelato myself and another had the tiramisu for dessert, very good. My other friend had the carb cake and thoroughly enjoyed it. We were not rushed at all and it was the perfect ending to a wonderful day in St. Michaels and Easton. Will definitely be back.

Tags: Casual, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Gluten Free Options, Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options, Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Baltimore)·Dined on September 10, 2017

Food was excellent, server (Richard) outstanding, response to request when making Open Table reservation also exceptionally good. Each dish we had was both distinctive and impeccably done. A special dietary request was responded to without hesitation. The chef is unusual in making slight menu modifications with high effectiveness , as well as promptness. This is, far and away, the best restaurant in and around Easton, Maryland.

Tags: Quick Bite, Pre/post Theatre, Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Gluten Free Options, Disabled Access, Seasonal, People Watching, Casual
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