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Vace Italian Delicatessen

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4705 Miller Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5209
+1 301-654-6367
09:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 20:00
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Washington DC
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183 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Italian 'deli' and specialty gem is tucked away on a small street but with big taste. Great pizza's, cold cuts, subs, made fresh and frozen take away foods are terrific. The same family still doing poppa's business for over 30 years. It's the real deal!

Thank TheCmdr
Washington, DC
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65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I'm sure, if I lived next to the place, I'd get more of the non-pizza offerings, which do look delicious. But we drive here for the pizza, which is great for Bethesda. Get it when it's right out of the oven, so you get to where you're going and enjoy it hot. Other than Pete's, nothing really compares locally.

1 Thank JK4321
Apex, North Carolina
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

For real Italian mozzarella and sandwiches, frozen and fresh foods, this place is tops. The spinach pie is good too. Mom loves the DeCecco pasta.

1 Thank AnoraMcGaha
Atlanta, Georgia
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

I came across this place while doing research on places where I could order food for a business meeting at almost the last minute. I'm not from around here, so I had no idea if this was a good place at all….but I really needed to call in an order and they were the only pizza place that was open... More 

2 Thank JBNAV732
Carmel, Indiana
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291 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Who would expect such solid pizza from a place that feels like it is in an alley just off Wisconsin? Friendly employees and very good pizza. They do not deliver but if you are staying in downtown Bethesda, it is an easy walk. You do need to ask for extra cheese on the pizza (if you like cheese!) as they... More 

2 Thank Matt B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Hi quality pizza. Worthy of good wine pairing after a long work week. However, if you like pizza with lots of cheese, Vace is not the place.

2 Thank Quynh T
Washington DC
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202 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This is my go to pizza place in the DMV. Love the pizza here. Always non-greasy. Slight crispness to their crust. Delicious sauce.

2 Thank J J A
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128 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for cheesy pizza, this is not it but if you want the star of the pizza to be the sauce then this is the pizza to enjoy. Wonderful thick sauce. Not greasy. We chose mushrooms for the topping, not enough of them, also needs more oregano. Crust perfectly baked.

3 Thank MsM56
Kensington, Maryland
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Yesterday I was in the mood for some good NY style pizza and recalled that Vace in Cleveland Park had always fit the bill even though it had been several years since I had been there. I decided to try the Vace in Bethesda because it was much closer to my home. I ordered a pizza for carry out with... More 

1 Thank retiredjohn110111
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123 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

It's been very difficult to find decent pizza in the DC area. We've tried places that were highly ranked in the DMV. At this point I believe the area is such a quality food desert that people have forgotten how good eats taste. Vace makes a good pie. It's not winning any awards but it's a good pie. If you're... More 

1 Thank darxhow

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4705 Miller Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5209
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-654-6367

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?