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Le Pain Quotidien

701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
+1 703-683-2273
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“bread” (45 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
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1 - 10 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in for hot chocolate. The restaurant was not busy but service was somewhat offhand. We have had hot chocolate here before but it did not taste as rich as I remembered it. Altogether a rather disappointing visit.

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

Please accept our apologies that you were disappointed with experience at Le Pain Quotidien. Please reach out to us at questions@lepainquotidien.com so we can make it right.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

totally fine for quick lunch, friendly staff . soups and salas and some sandwiches.Prices are in line being in choice location, so moderate ,not low.

Thank welshpembrokecorgi
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

After attempting the hotel breakfast and then the other French sounding restaurant along King Street, we decided to try out Le Pain Quotidien. Fabulous! Smiling and engaging staff, all organic meals, and great ambience - especially with the morning sun streaming through. My wife loved...More

Thank Ravjad
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We stopped in for a pre-flight fuel up and and being it was late morning the breakfast crowd had mostly departed. The service being a bit slow was a bit of a surprise but I surmised that it was due to a very typical "post...More

Thank John F
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

We are sorry that your experience was disappointing at our Alexandria Le Pain Quotidien. Please accept our apologies that you did not have the experience that we pride ourselves in offering our guests and your service was slow. Please send us an email at questions@lepainquotidien.com...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

I tend to choose locally owned places to eat or locally owned chain restaurants. Realizing this is a chain restaurant with over 200 locations, I wasn't sure I wanted to support them - after all...Chipotle ...need i say more? My French lessons in high school...More

Thank CoronaOldTown
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for being such a loyal LPQ guest and for taking the time to let us know how much you are enjoying our Baker's lunch. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Excellent service and fresh food and pastries. There is something for everyone here, it's a great spot to take a breather whilst wandering on King Street.

Thank Susan116
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

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

Reviewed 24 July 2017

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
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

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

Reviewed 21 July 2017 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
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Looking forward to your next visit to Le Pain Quotidien !

Reviewed 8 July 2017

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 13 July 2017

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 25 June 2017 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 30 June 2017

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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