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Bistrot Lepic & Wine Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, European,
1736 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-2313
+1 202-333-0111
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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1736 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-2313
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Reviewed yesterday

Authentic French cuisine, carefully prepared and beautifully served. Go with the specials. Wait staff is very welcoming, accommodating and thoughtful.

Thank billheyer
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was our first visit to Bistrot Lepic in several years and very good to be back. We ate upstairs (a bit quieter than the main room on the street level) and everything was lovely, especially the butternut squash soup (a special) and the trout...More

Thank cranberries0928
Reviewed 1 week ago

I reserved a table for two and we were seated right next to a party of more than 10 people. I could barely hear what my date was saying, and we had to yell at each other on a date.More

1  Thank Sengwan K
Cyrille B, Owner at Bistrot Lepic & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kim, We are sorry for the bad experience you encountered because of a loud table next to yours. You should have asked us to move you to another table, we would have been more than happy to do so. A lot of our guests,...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We took our friends to celebrate their anniversary, and we were delighted with our evening! Every table was filled on a very busy Friday evening, but the service was quite good and the food very special. We had four appetizers, champignons, onion tarts and endive/apple/Roquefort...More

Thank NanNorth
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

When in DC I always look forward to a meal at Lepic - excellent French food, good wine list, attentive and pleasant service - what else could one ask for?

Thank ZPatApple
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We often come to the main dining area for our anniversary meal which is always exceptional. We think of it as a contrast to Le Halle, a French steak house which once had a branch on Pennsylvania avenue in D.C.. While Le Halle (which we...More

Thank AcademicCompanion
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed a lovely dinner experience at this Georgetown French bistro with wonderful service from Marie-ren (spelling?). The street ambiance on upper Wisconsin Avenue was nice, as is the small, intimate interior of the restaurant. They have a casual wine bar upstairs as well....More

Thank kattriprevus
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious. The veal kidneys are a # 1 recommendation . If you order any meat, it is very tender, juicy, tasty meat, no matter what type of meat you order. I absolutely adore the cute pictures and art around the restaurant. It...More

Thank Zhanna R
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I was looking forward to having snails here, which I hadn't had for a long time, but the snails they brought me were too hot (not spicy, but thermally hot) to eat. There were six snails, and the first one nearly burned my mouth and...More

1  Thank jtp4
Cyrille B, Owner at Bistrot Lepic & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Dear Guest, We apologize for the snails that were served to you. As you have noticed, we serve them in an iron dish that will keep them very hot and it takes a certain time for the temperature to drop to a comfortable level. Your...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Bistro Lepic & Wine Bar is a wonderful and cozy French restaurant on Wisconsin Ave with a walking distance to the Dumbarton Oaks Park. The foods and services are very good. Our appetizer includes the very popular escargots and the entree include Paillason de Saumon...More

Thank hvu2000
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27 April 2018|
Response from Tim_Wex | Reviewed this property |
I’ve not been there for the jazz dinner but I’ve heard that the music can be very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1736 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-2313
    (S street)
  • Public Transportation: Foggy bottom metro station in Georgetown
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Georgetown
  • Neighbourhood: Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-333-0111
  • E-mail
Bistrot Lepic & Wine Bar, located in upper Georgetown, will transport you to the center of Paris as soon as you enter. Bistro food with all its subtle heartiness and its big choice of full-bodied wines is enveloped in a intimate, cozy interior. Wine tastings, private dining room and live jazz twice weekly have all been recently added to enhance your dining experience.
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