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Trattoria Alberto

506 8th St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-2834
+1 202-544-2007
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“veal” (9 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
“tartufo” (2 reviews)
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506 8th St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-2834
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and her husband had their wedding rehearsal dinner at this restaurant. They were very accommodating to the large group with a private room, complete with private serving staff who kept everyone’s wine glasses full and made sure everyone had what they needed at...More

Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

25 years ago my wife and I lived in the Eastern Market area on Capitol Hill. When our parents would come to visit, we'd always go here. We were in Washington DC to visit and were surprised and delighted to see the restaurant was still...More

Thank RonFritz
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Italian that never disappoints on Barracks Row in the District. So much is new in this area but Trattoria Alberto keeps serving it's very in fare as it has done for a number of years. Especially noteworthy are the several nightly specials often consisting of...More

Thank Norene D
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Dinning available outside or inside. Full menu with other items beyond tons of pasta dishes. Had a great desert. Even had premium non-alcoholic beer. Service was very good and they did not rush you. The only negative is that the bathrooms are the 3rd floor.

Thank 1611gtk
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I took my Family here for dinner, looking for classic Italian food, Trattoria Alberto did not disappoint. We were seated in a quaint dining room that was busy but not too noisy, Wait staff were very friendly and attentive. All of us loved our dishes,...More

Thank radsrusChicago
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This traditional Italian restaurant exudes charm with it's multi-level indoor dining rooms and outdoor sidewalk tables. The menu is delightfully old-fashioned, as was the service. I asked for angel-hair pasta in place of spaghetti, and was readily accommodated. A small side salad was fresh and...More

Thank gotboxr
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A neat little restaurant for Italian food near downtown Washington DC. The menu was a touch dated and quite traditional however most of the food is quite good. The bread they serve at first is a bit cold and not very inviting. I started with...More

Thank Donny H
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We saw this restaurant across the street when we ate at Ted's Bulletin and decided to go back to it another night for dinner. The restaurant has outdoor sidewalk seating which we always find enjoyable, weather permitting. Inside there are 3 or 4 levels of...More

Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Caught an Uber to this area on the recommendation of the people we were staying with, the restaurant which was actually recommended to us was too busy so we decided to go here. We were not disappointed. Being from Melbourne in Oz, we have Lygon...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

8pm on a summer Sunday and the patio was packed. We squeezed in and had a delicious dinner people watching. Wine was 1/2 price by the bottle....we didn't want or need more than 1 glass, and my only complaint was the waitress was a little...More

Thank bl1416
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 8th St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-2834
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-544-2007
Fine Italian dining in a friendly, neighborhood setting. A Capitol Hill Tradition for over 25 years. Located on Barracks Row – Just 2 blocks from Eastern Market Metro. Hours:Lunch Monday - Friday 11:30am - 2:30pm Dinner Monday - Sunday 5:30pm - 10:30pm
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