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Le Pain Quotidien

) #71 of 604 Restaurants in Alexandria €€ - €€€ Cafe, French, European
701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
+1 703-683-2273
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
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1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went here for breakfast on a Saturday. They have wonderful pastries and bread. I got the break basket and along with it you get 6 or 7 different spreads to put on jams and chocolate spreads. We really like the dark chocolate spread a...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband comes to D.C. On business and I tagged along. As a good wife often does when exploring solo, I eat at places that he would rather not be drug to. This quant French-esque cafe was on point. Sweet service and a tried a...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our breakfast at the La Pain Quotidien. We did struggle at first figuring out how to get our food and to determine pricing. You need to grab a tray and go through and select your food items from their employees. My selections ended...More

Thank homestead235
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at our Alexandria Le Pain Quotidien. We have forwarded your feedback to the management team and truly appreciate your important feedback. We look forward to having you back in again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wondered into La Pain this morning and experienced a delightful breakfast. Service was prompt and the food was great. I want to return for a loaf of bread and cheese. I really want to toast their great bread.

Thank Michaelkasperski
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Looking forward to having you back at Le Pain Quotidien. See you next time!

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was like a rugby scrum. Too many tables crammed into a small space. We had the back of one guys chair 3 inches from the side of our table?! Lots of staff all doing their own thing but seemingly lacking direction. We asked 4...More

Thank P G
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We strive to present our guests with the best quality and value possible, from food to service. We sincerely apologize you didn't enjoy your dining experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver....More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We are "fans" of Le Pain Quotidien. It is a consistent brand the provides excellent breads, sweets, and omelettes. The service at the restaurant on King Street was very good. Our one problem, no fault of the management or staff, is that it sits on...More

1  Thank Lynn1950
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Thank you for being such a loyal LPQ guest and please accept our apologies that you couldn't enjoy your dining experience. We hope that we will see you again soon at our Alexandria Le Pain Quotidien.

Reviewed 5 May 2017

We had a late breakfast here and the food was delicious. I really liked the healthy options. However the portion sizes were inconsistent. My husband got the mini dutch pancakes and found the portion too meager for a meal. I gave him half of my...More

Thank ash789_99
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

We sincerely apologize for your poor service experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver a meal that is both delicious and enjoyable. We have forwarded your comments to our management team to address. Please send us an email at questions@lepainquotidien.com with any...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful bread and pastries made with organic flour. Smoothies, pancakes, organic eggs. My college athletes loved the hipster Avocado-Toast and Chia-Seed menu options

Thank Anita H
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

We are so glad to hear you had such a nice dining experience. See you next time!

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Consistent with Le Pain Quotidian's focus on fresh, healthy food, this restaurant on a busy corner on Main St. is no exception. Excellent breakfast menu. However, seating is uncomfortable and tightly spaced and service is disappointing....cold and officious staff do not make this a friendly...More

Thank carrie g
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We strive to present our guests with the best quality and value possible, from food to service. We sincerely apologize for your poor service experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver. We...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious salmon omelette, blueberry muffin and juice smoothie. There's a nice atmosphere with a real French feel. The people working were nice and friendly too

Thank BillO956
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Glad that the staff could welcome you into Le Pain Quotidien for a delicious and enjoyable meal. See you next time!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-2273
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