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La Panetteria Ristorante Italiano

4921 Cordell Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2509
+1 301-951-6433
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4921 Cordell Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2509
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had less than 1 hour before we pick our daughter from her dance class and we passed by La Panetteria by chance. From outside, unless you like rustic places you will not be tempted to try it. Once inside you start...More

Thank Shadi A
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We have been to this restaurant multiple times when visiting our elderly uncle in the area. Prices for lunch and dinner are fair, there is a broad selection on the menu, and service is excellent. There is an alley next to the restaurant where we...More

Thank marvi62
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We have been ordering a take out catering menu for several years for our family holiday gift exchange prior to having a huge Christmas dinner at our house. La Panetteria fills the bill for a variety of dietary choices in our family. We usually order...More

Thank williamf802
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Husband and I went to this restaurant twice this year for dinner. We were happy with the food and service for both times. Entrees come with salad. Portions were generous for pasta. Price for dinner pasta dishes averages at about $15.The second time we used...More

Thank ND i
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We live in the neighborhood and have patronized this gem for over 20 years. Superb cuisine, great lamb shanks, pasta with garlic and shrimp, the freshest ingredients always. We always opt for the Italian wine, always so good, desserts are wonderful. The service is impeccable...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

The food was generally excellent: The grilled calamari was fresh and prepared to perfection, in sum... a delight, as was the fried calamari. The ravioli was simply delicious, with very good balance of spices and cooked just right. Only one false note: the spaghetti carbonara...More

Thank jzouaoui
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting La Panetteria for over twenty years. They continually provide excellent Italian food with efficient friendly service. A neighborhood gem.

Thank alanmalman
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Sometimes, when yyou're travelling, you just want to go to a restaurant chain and settle for reliable mediocrity. La Panetteria is the opposite. It's obviously not a chain, and it seems to be reliable excellence. Great food, great service, fair prices. We especially enjoyed the...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

After not dining here for several years, we stopped in for lunch and were pleased to find the food was as good as we remembered. Traditional Italian with a nice variety of meat, fish, and pasta dishes. The service was efficient and friendly and the...More

Thank TravelWell16
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The interior is bigger than you expect from the entryway. One side has a skylight roof which is very nice for lunch. The menu is balanced with pastas, meats, fish and a selection of vegetarian dishes. The fried zucchini appetizer is lightly breaded and big...More

Thank mmezedd99
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1 August 2015|
Response from FilipoBambini | Reviewed this property |
I'd go online and check their menu. I believe they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4921 Cordell Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2509
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-951-6433
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