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LAuberge Chez Francois

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332 Springvale Rd., Great Falls, VA 22066 (Beach Mill Road)
+1 703-759-3800
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12:00 - 19:30
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Sun 12:00 - 19:30
Tue - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 13:30
Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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Vienna, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My brother and his charming lady friend joined my wife and me for dinner in the Garden Room. We were seated at the table by the fireplace which added a special touch. The service and four course dinner was outstanding. The individual soufflé's were Devine. A top notch restaurant!

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Herndon, Virginia
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was initially hesitant about what type of experience I would have at L'Auberge as it receives such consistently high reviews I was worried that I would go in with rose colored glasses. I did not think they would be able to live up to my expectations as a first time patron of their establishment. In short, I was wrong.... More 

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Great Falls, Virginia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been many times over the last 30+ years,,,,..it never disappoints! You must make resverations.

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Oak Hill, West Virginia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place to go and savor the experience. Twinkling lights, wonderful servers, yummy garden to table food, it is a lovely place.

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Thank Wendy H
Vienna VA
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261 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here more than a dozen times over the last 20 years -- and this is my first review. L'Auberge is remarkably consistent. The food is very good -- it's timeless. It is nothing new and flashy, its solid and consistent. The restaurant is classy and the service excellent. the food is tasty -- but not nouveau. They... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I returned in 1970 from living in Europe, this was one of the first restaurants where I ate on a regular basis. Back then it was on Lafayette Park across from the White House. François Haeringer, who had earlier trained at the famous L'Auberge de I'll in Alsace had managed to bring a little bit of that region of... More 

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Great Falls, Virginia
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nobody does NYE dinner better! Great food, immaculate service, and beautiful surroundings. Four of us dined here on 12/31 and each of us loved the complete experience.

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Great Falls VA
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Back again for Christmas Eve dinner this year. Had the Christmas goose. It was great. Need to note that they have significantly raised prices. This place is VERY expensive. One of the most expensive meals I ever had. Questionable if it is worth it, if any restaurant is worth it

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Naples, FL, United States
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seven of us converged here at one of our long time favorite restaurants for a holiday lunch and conversation. The ambience was perfect. We were not rushed as we slowly order our way through our four course meal. The Alsatian dishes were perfectly prepared and real palate pleasers. I met Jacques on the stairs later and personally thanked him for... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner her on Christmas Eve - just as we always do. Year after year, their food is superb. For the appetizer, my wife had the mushroom tart special, and I had the Roquefort pear tart. For the Entre, my wife had the Salmon in puff pastry, and I had the Beef Wellington. For dessert, my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 75 - USD 75
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 13:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Springvale Rd., Great Falls, VA 22066
    (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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