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Urbana

2121 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1010
+1 202-956-6650
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (30 reviews)
“pizza” (59 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (9 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 pm - 11:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2121 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1010
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We were celebrating my wife’s birthday, and decided to have dinner at Urbana before a concert. What a treat! The food was excellent, and so was the service.

Thank jilbcl
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks jilbcl, Hope the concert was as good as your time with us. Looking forward to your next visit! Cheers, Ryan

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place for brunch at the Palomar Hotel a few steps away from DuPont Circle. Good service, nice food and quick. Would go back.

Thank DCalexandre
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thanks DCalexandre, We Love Brunch, Chef Ethan is about to do a menu update for the fall that you will have to come back for. Looking forward to seeing you next time! Cheers, Ryan

Reviewed 7 September 2017

They have great food and service. I think you pay a little for the location. It is worth the experience and very convienent after traveling all day.More

Thank xcapeohio
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thanks xcapeohlo, Thanks for the feedback, we have a good range of pricing on our menu to meet anyone's expectations, We just started a deal for happy hour where you can get a margherita pizza and a 12oz beer for $10. looking forward to your...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Was brought here by a few co workers that were in the DuPont area. My first time here. We started with the Francis Ford Coppola, “Votre Sante,” Pinot Noir. Very good! We started with the Smoked Proscuitto pizza. HOLY SMOKES!! AMAZING!! Then we went for...More

Thank IAMTOOHONEST
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks IAMTOOHONEST!! Taking care of business travelers is what we do! Glad to hear you enjoyed the food, $1 oysters for happy hour 3pm-7pm Monday -Friday in case you finish up work early. Cheers, Ryan

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the Kimpton and arrived early evening so decided to just eat at the hotel. Pleasant surprise only had a pizza each but both were really nice well made and tasty nice vibe to the whole bar/restaurant worth a visit

Thank abroadalot
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks abroadalot, We make our pizza dough fresh daily, currently the big hit on the menu sources every topping from our rooftop garden. Hope to see you next time you land in DC! Cheers, Ryan

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Chef Nathan McKee prepared a 9 course tasting menu, cicchetti, meaning small plates. The preparation at the chef's 10 seat open kitchen bar allowed us to view the construction of each dish and an overview of the ingredients and prep details explained by chef. The...More

Thank Bernard b
Reviewed 7 August 2017

every Saturday they have 8 seats available at a small bar looking into the kitchen that is essentially a chef's table. the executive chef makes a 7 course small plate dinner that is to die for. He explains each course with heartfelt detail and love....More

Thank Tgphbg1
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thanks Tgphbg1, Glad you enjoyed the experience! The entire Cicchetti menu changes weekly, Chef Ethan always pulls out something special for the end. you can purchase tickets at cicchettiaturbana.eventbrite.com looking forward to seeing you next time! Cheers, Ryan

Reviewed 17 July 2017

This was my 2nd time to dine-in here, and I wasn't disappointed. They do a great range of Italian foods, and there service is quite okay too! I was really surprised by their shrimp starters (can't remember exact name), it was damn good!! their pizza...More

Thank Prabu D
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thanks Prabu D, We do have some entrees that can be a bit on the expensive side (the Dry aged Ribeye and Lobster Ravioli are two of our best sellers) but we do have a bunch of options that can keep you well below that...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

I stayed at the Palomar, but I decided to avoid eating at Urbana. I love that every Kimpton has a different restaurant inside. My first day, I visited the bar for drinks while waiting for my dinner party. The bartender had no personality. They all...More

Thank LazyProjektor
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thanks for the feedback LazyProjector

Reviewed 11 May 2017

Small outfit with excellent service. The food and drinks are excellent and the atmosphere is very intimate. Pizza is made on right there in own oven - you can see - and it tastes GREAT!

Thank TheMonkeyTraveler
Ryan B, General Manager at Urbana, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks Monkey! All our pizza dough - including our gluten free option - is made in house every day. Chef is pulling down some veggies from the rooftop garden this season for some specialty summer pizzas. Cheers, Ryan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 50
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 am
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:30 am
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
3:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday
3:00 pm - 1:30 am
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2121 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1010
    (21st St NW)
  • Public Transportation: Metro: Red Line, Dupont Circle
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-956-6650
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of Dupont Circle, Urbana imports the flavors and culinary craftsmanship of Italy to DC's most cosmopolitan neighborhood. You're in the capable hands of our stellar team, as our neighborhood bartenders craft you a thoughtful happy-hour cocktail and Chef Ethan tempts your taste buds with his house-made artisan pastas, inspired vegetable dishes and local seafood delicacies.
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