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Vie De France Bakery & Cafe

600 Maryland Ave SW, Ste 170W, Washington DC, DC 20024-2520
+1 202-554-7870
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good55%
  • Average30%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
French, Cafe, International
$$ - $$$
600 Maryland Ave SW, Ste 170W, Washington DC, DC 20024-2520
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After evacuating our building because of a burning car in the garage, our team assembled at the Vie de France for lunch. They are somewhat divided into three sections. The Entry way has the fresh breads and pastries and coffee, there is a sandwich and...More

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Our last stop, on this wonderful adventure in DC . Was very nice that VdF set us up a spread ... filling up our bellies for our trip back to Wisconsin..only 16 hours away :( We pulled in with 3 tour busses, which consisted of...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

It can be difficult to find someplace relatively quick and not terribly expensive, easy walking distance from the Mall and Smithsonian Museums. This was a great alternative to the museum cafeterias or the mini-McDonalds outside the Air & Space Museum. We didn't go until 1:45...More

Thank maserk
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you want breakfast lunch or a snack this is the place to visit. There's something there for everyone. Located inside a building with some businesses.

Thank Native Q
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Arrived at 11:00 right when they open for lunch. A co-worker had the French dip. I had crepes along with the French onion soup. No complaints. The crepes were excellent! Good lunch prices too!

Thank AndyOKC21
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I work close to this location and I enjoy their offerings. The restaurant is French-inspired and has a lot of delicious baked goods and good lunch options. However, if you arrive just a little too late (as in, any time after 12:30 PM), there's a...More

Thank Icetia2002
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Started out my day on the National Mall here. They have a nice selection of breakfasts for reasonable prices. Ana whipped me up some scrambled eggs, bacon, and roll, which hit the spot.

Thank agolddog
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I had a great lunch here with my mom today. I got a turkey and cheese clasic sandwich and she had her regular sandwich. It was delicious.

Thank iholland95
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The food was good, but it was fairly expensive. There are food trucks outside, but the atmosphere is really nice in this restaurant.

Thank Isaiah M
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We ate here several times while we stayed at the Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol nearby. The food was very good, and reasonably priced. They have a bakery-cafe, an area for special events, an outdoor patio, and a restaurant with a bar. We preferred the restaurant as...More

Thank ECL9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Maryland Ave SW, Ste 170W, Washington DC, DC 20024-2520
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-554-7870
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