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Petits Plats

2653 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1522
+1 202-518-0018
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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2653 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1522
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here with a large group and we all enjoyed the food. It really is about small plates too! The service was excellent as was the foods that we tried. And the decor also added to a pleasurable evening.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a quit, classy restaurant that servers really good food. Keep in mind it's not cheap but the food is well worth the cost.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on the spur of the moment early one evening. The place was crowded but they were able to accommodate our party of 4. Superb service, great cocktails and beverages, OUTSTANDING food! Not inexpensive but worth every dime. We WILL go back next...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had a group dinner here while attending a conference, so we didn't get the regular menu or look at prices. We did however, have several appetizers before dinner and then several of us ordered different entree options and shared bites to try several things....More

Thank Mandy C
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Visiting the city on a very cold weekend, we had a very nice experience at Petits Plats. Downstairs rooms are cozy with fireplaces, service was good and everything we had was very delicious. I seriously suggest you try the foie gras, it is house made.

Thank Rhonda R
Reviewed 11 January 2018

The service was excellent. We had a lovely table by the fireplace. The mussels are delicious as is the boeuf bourguignon. The steak which was supposed to medium, was definitely rare. The meat was okay. The bearaise sauce was delicious. Good selection of wine by...More

Thank NapiliR
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Another option close to the zoo. We had the pizza which was good, I also had Caesar salad that was great. Rustic and cozy but with an upscale feel. Enjoyed

Thank Christian C
Reviewed 21 December 2017

If you visit the zoo or are staying at the Woodley Park Marriott or Omni Shoreham you should give Petit Plats a try for lunch or dinner. It is truly authentic bistro food at resonable prices. The place is rarely crowded which you should not...More

Thank pondee
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I recently dined here with a large group. The food was delicious and the service was good, even for our large group.

Thank travelingfool49
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is outstanding. Charming setting. Staff that is really excited about serving you and proud of their food/drink. A delightful experience that begins with the aroma the moment you walk in the door! Loved the elderflower cocktail. Served by the guy who...More

Thank creativecrew
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Questions & Answers
30 March 2015|
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Response from 7ATravel | Reviewed this property |
There's a parking garage on the corner of Calvert and Woodley. It's about a five minute walk from Restaurant.
15 February 2015|
Response from mule54 | Reviewed this property |
Petits Plats is right across the street from the Wardman Marriott so super convenient. There are stairs to enter the restaurant itself; it's not on street level. So there's the main floor up stairs and then more stairs for... More
14 February 2015|
Response from prontomac | Reviewed this property |
Across the street. East side of Connecticut Ave. No elevator. Call for reservation in front downstairs room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2653 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1522
    (Calvert St. and Woodley Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: across from red line metro stop (Woodley Park-Zoo-Adams Morgan)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-518-0018
  • E-mail
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