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La Fromagerie Cheese & Wine Bistro

€€ - €€€, , Healthy
1222 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2927
+1 703-879-2467
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“charcuterie” (8 reviews)
“cheese plate” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Healthy
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1222 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2927
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I ventured in here thinking it was simply a wine and cheese bar. Unfortunately, we had dinner reservations for another place in Old Town; however, I was pleased to see they had a full menu, including one of my favorite French dishes,...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Old Town on a Saturday evening, we stopped in to La Fromagerie Cheese & Wine Bistro for small plates along with wine. They have a really nice menu of delicious small plates as well as a really nice menu of cheeses and charcuterie....More

1  Thank J E
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I come here when I get down to Old Town. They always have a great selection of cheeses and charcuterie and a good wine list. You pick out a selection of cheese, pate, or sausage and they serve them on a board with a bit...More

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 10 May 2018

The food was amazing. It was happy hour and we ordered a bunch of their small plates . Luckily husband Tom's favorites were the escargot and the sausage and mine were the chicken liver mouse (I swear it tasted like foie gras and I am...More

Thank 115pat
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We stopped in for a quick lunch after being stranded in DC due to the wind storms. We walked from the hotel down King street in old town looking for a spot to eat. We came across La Fromagerie and the idea of a couple...More

Thank Nappen
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped on a recent late (snowy!) Saturday afternoon. We had been shopping and this spot was a fantastic place to get a bite and glass of wine to keep us going til our dinner res. We ordered the 5 item cheese/meat board and it was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 December 2017

La Fromagerie is a quiet and excellent retreat from the hustle and bustle of Old Town Alexandria. They have an excellent selection of wines by the glass accompanied by a wide variety of small plates and superb entrees. Their happy hour (weekdays from 4:00 -...More

Thank Al G
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We went twice to La Fromagerie. Once for only cheese and wine and then the next day for lunch. They have a very creative menu and interesting wines. The cheeses are amazing, ranging from local ones to European varieties. The BLT sandwich is the best...More

Thank Valerie F
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We originally came in here years ago when it first opened. I remember a deli counter and a young guy working on a start up. We had a meat and cheese platter with the best warm seasoned olives. It's been a few years since we've...More

Thank DoctorCP
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Nice ambience. Outstanding cheese/meat board. Will definitely come back. Good wine selection. We tried a nice Rioja. The Manchego and te aged cheddar were amazing.

Thank Maria G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2927
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-879-2467
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Description
La Fromagerie's Bistro is the perfect place to enjoy a cheese and meat plate with a glass of wine in a relaxed, intimate atmosphere. Owner and Chef Sebastien Tavel bases his elegant, light fare menu around fresh seasonal food available from local farmers, particularly the heirloom and forageable produce that help support the biodiversity of our area.
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