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LAuberge Chez Francois

332 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-3213
+1 703-759-3800
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“souffle” (44 reviews)
“salad” (84 reviews)
“lobster” (35 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
332 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-3213
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1 - 10 of 674 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

L’Auberge Chez François is a DC area classic, having operated in Great Falls for over 40 years. It is a French Alsatian restaurant with a feel of both France and Germany in a surprisingly comfortable, homey atmosphere. It is ideal for special occasions. The cuisine...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lunch on the patio was heaven. We had been for dinner but never for lunch. At this time of day there is a $44 prix fixe menu and an a la carte menu. The prix fixe offers a starter, an entrée, dessert, and a small...More

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten in some of the world's finest restaurants (i.e. New York, London, Rome, Chicago, San Fransisco, Bologna, Florence, Athens, Milan, Venice, Paris etc.) and this place ranks in the top 1% of world's greats for me. The atmosphere is charming. You feel as...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our dear friend from Alexandria treated us to dinner at this charming restaurant in the Virginia countryside. I have one piece of advice: arrive hungry and with an ample credit card limit. We were initially seated in the large dining room overlooking the fire pit...More

Thank NOLAgirlinINDY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

#676 to review. Incredible testament to one of our favorite restaurants of all time. Easter Brunch - 3 pm - Jacques Brasserie. Absolutely love the decor, the nod to Mr. Haeringer's and Jacques Alsace history. My fiance and I took our moms to brunch. That...More

Thank CoronaOldTown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I reviewed this restaurant on TripAdvisor in 2016. We made it back for another visit and I just have to say WOW for a second time. This place is fantastic - one of the best dining experiences ever. Don’t let the prices on the menu...More

Thank caryon1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love to attend the Saturday brunch and wine tastings. It is a fixed price where you sample about 15-20 wines- unlimited. You proceed to the lovely dining room with a three course lunch with another glass of wine. Service is outstanding. The French food...More

Thank GSNova
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect spot for those who like vintage restaurants. The service was excellent, with great attention to detail. Nice wine selection. Option to do Prix Fixe or Ala Carte at lunch. Onion soup had rich flavor and Escargot was very tasty and tender....More

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed 19 March 2018

My family's go to restaurant for special celebrations has always been L'Auberge Chez Francois. It has been my favorite restaurant for over 30 years. The atmosphere is charming, the service outstanding, and the food never disappoints. Definitely put this restaurant on your list to experience.

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We had heard good things about this restaurant and the reviews on TripAdvisor are very strong but while the service was most attentive, the atmosphere nice and the price high the food was, I’m afraid, just ordinary. Happy that we appear to be in the...More

Thank WTBManila
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Joyce H
21 December 2017|
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Response from travelerwayne1997 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you know someone lucky enough to receive it. It will be a gift that keeps on delivering memories of an exquisite experience.
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1 February 2017|
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I saw nothing on their website that specified a dress code. On my visit, there were a few guests with coat and tie, some business casual (coats and no tie), and quite a few in sport shirts (no coat or tie). For the prices... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 75 - USD 75
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-3213
    (Beach Mill Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 703-759-3800
Description
Travellers in the beautiful Alsatian countryside, seek out "auberge", the little family inns that dot the roadsides, to eat well and enjoy the scenery. They know they will find fine food and glowing spirits, at an excellent value. Welcome to L"Auberge Chez Francois, our French country inn a short distance from the nation's capital, nestled among lush woods and fragrant gardens, that has captivated visitors for over 50 years. L'Auberge Chez Francois is the ideal spot to celebrate special moments, private parties,luncheons, weddings and cooking demonstrations. Our menu is extensive and full of the flavors of Alsace and traditional French cuisine. Excellent food and service, attention to detail and a casually elegant atmosphere are hallmarks that have made L'Auberge Chez Francois a Washington favorite. We sincerely hope that you will enjoy your visit with us. Jacques Brasserie at L'Auberge is open Tues-Sat,5-9:00PM,Sunday 3-7:30PM. Reservations for Jacques' Brasserie via phone only!
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