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Inn at Little Washington

) #1 of 4 Restaurants in Washington €€€€ American, International,
309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
+1 540-675-3800
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the kitchen” (109 reviews)
“menus” (79 reviews)
“tour” (59 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary with dinner at the Inn at Little Washington. It lived up to all the hype and reviews that I have heard/read about the Inn. We enjoyed the multicourse dinner and tried the cheese course -- highly...More

Thank sharapple
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, at this point anyway. I'm hoping for a long life. We were celebrating an anniversary, which I noted in my online reservation. A live person called me on the phone to confirm the details which resulted in a custom-printed menu as a keepsake. Nice...More

Thank NotALostWanderer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"A Magnificent Obsession." That is what owner and chef, Patrick O'Connell, calls his Inn, located in Washington, Virginia. And, his obsession has paid dividends. This is one of the finest dining experiences one can have--and it is an experience, not just a meal. The Inn...More

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just celebrated our wedding anniversary at Patrick O'Connell's masterpiece of a restaurant. From our arrival to our departure, every detail was perfectly choreographed. We enjoyed cocktails in the lounge and were then escorted to an excellent table overlooking the garden. We were presented with...More

Thank LeAnna O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Inn, as it is called by those in the know, is a wonderful place. Just over 5 years after my last review, I can say that the star still shines. This time, we stayed the night. I could go on and on, but suffice...More

Thank penfield63
Reviewed 16 May 2017

My husband and I celebrated our eleventh wedding anniversary dinner here. The food was extraordinarily delicious. All seven courses were beautifully presented and wonderfully tasteful. Hope to return again soon. .

Thank dms935
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This visit was part of an obligatory family weekend. Some loved it - some hated it. The place we stayed was fairly nice, but way overpriced - and we don't mind spending money. This was just a bit ridiculous. We paid about 1/3 for other...More

2  Thank sheilaoc
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Does Inn at Little Washington really need me to write another rave review? Not really, but I can't help but wax poetic about this little gem. I first ate here twelve years ago, and it was the best meal I had ever had. Last night,...More

1  Thank TravelingMom454
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is perfection. When we first walked in everybody remembered we had been before. They greeted us as if we were royalty. Our dinner exceeded everything one could imagine. To begin we were offered a complimentary champagne. We then ordered white asparagus...More

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The most delectable and perfect meal of our lives. Well worth a two day trip! The food, ambience, service...perfection!

Thank Pamela B
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LouAnne B
What type of gluten free options are available and what can we do to ensure a kitchen tour? Thanks!
4 December 2016|
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Response from themeetingplanner | Reviewed this property |
I am sure that they will have a meal modified for all food sensitivities and preferences. They asked about food restrictions when making reservations and also when taking order. The waiter can help with kitchen tours... More
Curious what a couple would pay aproximately for a meal including wine
24 September 2016|
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Response from Albert B | Reviewed this property |
Prix fixe full dinner $188, with paired wines, $313 each. The pairings are exceptional and worth the added cost.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$218 - US$218
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rappahannock County  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 540-675-3800
  • E-mail
A Michelin Two Star, Forbes 5 Star, AAA 5 Diamond country house hotel retreat, The Inn at Little Washington presents exquisite American Cuisine with a French influence in a charming and sophisticated dining room. The sumptuous award-winning cuisine is accompanied by a Wine Spectator Grand Award wine cellar with over 2,500 selections.
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