What food critics say about us…

“In the room and on the plate, 701 radiates style.” Tom Sietsema, Washington Post Read more

Nominated for “Power Spot of the Year” by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington

Five Stars from “Located just a few steps from Capitol Hill and the White House, this trendy eatery is popular for corporate functions, private parties and anyone who knows a good restaurant when they find one.”

“100 Best Restaurants” Washintonian Magazine

Our executive chef won the “Rising Culinary Star” award from the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington

“Best for a Business Dinner” Tom Sietsema, Washington Post

#33 on the Washington City Paper’s “Most Powerful Restaurants in DC “

Featured in top 50 of Washingtonian’s 100 Best Restaurants

“Same address, changed atmosphere – 701 shines with new chef, interior.” Washington Post Magazine

2½ stars (out of 4) from Washington Post

3 stars (out of 5) from Forbes Travel Guide

Washingtonian’s 100 Best Restaurants

“I’m happy to welcome Witt’s wit on the plate… Witt and company are anything but boring.” Tom Sietsema, The Washington Post

2½ stars (out of 4) from Washingtonian Magazine

“You get the feeling that serious business is being transacted here – at least it certainly is on the kitchen side of things.” Washington Diplomat

“Penn Quarter’s top power spot, 701 Restaurant has a dazzling new look.” Modern Luxury

“Award of Excellence” from Wine Spectator

Distinguished Restaurants of North America DiRoNA Award Winner

“25 Most Romantic Recipes in DC” from dcrefined

Bryan Moscatello named Executive Chef of 701 in Eater and Food News Feed

Best Patio Dining in DC” in Zagat

Taste Test: 701 Restaurant

Chef Bryan featured on WUSA9

701 Restaurant Transforms Patio to Backyard BBQ

Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak dines out at Washington power spot