1220 19th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036 | (202) 835-0459


Public Events

We invite you to participate in our weekly events

Check out our calendar for wine tastings, patio parties, happy hours and more.

Special feature: Weekday Happy Hours with specially priced drinks from 4:30-7:00 pm and complimentary stuzzichini!

Summer Event

Pop-Up Piazza Parties
Scheduled Spontaneously on Sunny Days, 5-7 pm
Join a diverse, professional crowd of people from the arts, law, academia, government, sports, media, hospitality and business on our Dupont neighborhood piazza with live music, complimentary specialty cocktails and tastings.  We announce them via email, Twitter and Facebook on the morning of great weather days, and they are held outside on our piazza.

August Events

Dog Days of Summer Photo Contest
Now Through August 31
Share your favorite picture of your pet enjoying Summer on our Facebook page, and you could win a gift certificate to the Cheeky Puppy Pet store and an i Ricchi gourmet meal specially crafted for your fur baby.

Restaurant Week
Monday, August 14-Saturday, August 19
Plan a date or two during Restaurant Week to enjoy our 3-course lunches for $22 or dinners at $35.  View menus: Lunch or Dinner. Reserve your table here

Pets on the Piazza
Wednesday, August 23, 5:30-10 pm
Pets bring so many of us joy and companionship.  We want to celebrate this special relationship by inviting you to bring your pet for a dinner date.

Summer Entertaining with Cheese
Thursday, August 24 at 6 pm
Join Alice Bergen Phillips, owner of Cheesemonster, as she presents a lesson on how to create an attractive board using diverse cheeses. Sip bottomless summer cocktails, and take home your own cheese board. $59 (includes all materials, boards, cheeses, accompaniments, instruction and cocktails).  Get tickets  More info

Women’s Club Tuesdays:  Women enjoy 50% off on Tuesdays. Come to meet, interact and network with other women every Tuesday plus be sure to check out our Facebook Page for special speakers and mingling events. To join the Women’s Club, you can sign up at the restaurant or by using the sign up form on the home page.

Sagra Della Porchetta 2015!

Private Events

Book Your Next Event at i Ricchi and Create a Custom One-of-A-Kind Experience

Contact the Event Manager at (202) 835-0459 for assistance in planning your next event experience.

pop-partyRistorante i Ricchi has several areas to host your next event. In addition to the regular dining area for large events which can accommodate 150 people, we have private and semi-private rooms and outdoor patio space.

Tuscan Palm Room

The Tuscan Palm Room accommodates up to 50 people for a seated event and allows you to enjoy the company of your guests in a private area away from the main dining room.

Wine Room

The intimate Wine Room accommodates up to 20 people for a seated event. This hidden jewel, with its hardwood floors and wooden beamed ceiling, is perfect for corporate meetings, as well as romantic candlelight Tuscan repasts.

Outdoor Patio

The Outdoor Patio accommodates 65 for a seated event and 125 for a reception event. The Patio provides quiet, sophisticated ambience and the opportunity to enjoy the Dupont Circle atmosphere as you mingle or dine with your guests.
With a variety of seating accommodations, audio visual options and an inventive chef that works with your budget, we can customize any event experience to exceed your guests’ expectations. We have hosted weddings, rehearsal dinners, personal and business receptions, corporate events, business meetings, team-building outings, birthday parties, book signings, breakfast events and now we look forward to hosting your next event!

Sample Event Menus

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