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801 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2615
+1 202-525-4500
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“baguette” (46 reviews)
“sandwiches” (88 reviews)
“macaroons” (34 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
801 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2615
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute French themed bakery with good sandwiches. Although premade, my tuna on baguette tasted fresh. You order at counter, which features a number of sandwiches and pastries and carry to a table on a real plate. Nice ambience and great spot for a quick lunch.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the lunch special of salad, sandwich, and drink combo for $10. It's a good price because DC tends to be so expensive and you can spend a lot more than $10 for lunch. The sandwich was very good; the bread is outstanding! I...More

Thank speedymoose
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick breakfast on a recent trip to Georgetown and were impressed with both the service and the quality of the food. In fact the breakfast sandwich was one of the best I have ever had.

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We stopped in to Paul because the pastry looked so good. We liked it so much we came back every morning for the next 3 days! We enjoyed their almond crossaints - coated with lots of toasted almonds and a little powdered sugar. The coffee...More

Thank JimSTL1021
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Great food, reasonably priced...best pastries ever. Parisian Renaissance vibe, great service....highly recommend

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We needed a quick supper before leaving on our Monuments by Night tour. We were so thankful to find this delish shop! We split 3 different panini, and we all left wanting to return the next day! The bread was fabulous!

Thank Summer O
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I haven't eaten a meal here, but I will go back for the baguettes. Every. Time. Plain, olive, and sesame- they are all delicious. We were sad to see that they are not open past 8:00 PM on a weeknight. Thankfully we made it in...More

Thank Kelley9733
Reviewed 8 August 2018

we enjoyed greatly the sandwiches, coffee and dessert creations at this place we stumbled across after a visit to a museum downtown

Thank 978herbertt
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Feel like you're in a real French cafe/bistro while enjoying real French bread sandwiches and marvelous pastries. I have a favorite chair in the corner where I can linger over my tea and soaking in the atmosphere. It's a regular go-to place.

Thank CP123abc
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Was early for a meeting and stopped in for a quick snack. What a nice surprise! Had one of the better chocolate croissants I have had in a while. The other pastries looked great. All the people behind the counter seemed to be enjoying being...More

Thank Wil012014
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The phone number posted here is incorrect. It should read 202-524-4655. The Sunday hours are 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2615
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-525-4500
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