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Le Pain Quotidien

701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
+1 703-683-2273
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“bread” (48 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
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Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

It's now 14:39..... We have been here since 14:19 upstairs ..... Count more staff than customers..... Still no service.... What service ? No service as of 14:43!!! Horrible wait! Maybe it's for certain ethnic people here to get service.More

2  Thank Emmanuel K
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

Greetings, 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 slow service experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver....More

Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Had coffee and an apricot tart. I loved that the coffee was served fresh in miniature pots and that the waitress kept bringing back more. The tart was also very fresh and delicious. The service was excellent. Our waitress was very attentive. The atmosphere in...More

Thank Aly D
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2016

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to...More

Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is the first review I've ever written for a restaurant, but my experience was so positive I had to write this one. Everything about Le Pain Quotidien is wonderful - the friendly service, the ambience (loved sitting at the communal table and at a...More

Thank Gail H
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2016

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to...More

Reviewed 15 February 2016

I give this place bonus points for commitment to customer service since it was one of the few restaurants that stayed open during the "snowzilla" blizzard in January 2016. As with other LPQs in the chain, the bread is the highlight, especially if you like...More

Thank YodaHB
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2016

Greetings from Le Pain Quotidien~ Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your...More

Reviewed 7 February 2016

I personally like this chain, but I have found others in the DC area that for some reason have better baked goods than this one. Go to the nearby Bittersweet or Bread and Chocolate for better pastries and breads.

Thank Anthony-Susan
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Perched on the corner of King and Washington Streets, Le Pain is a nice place for a relaxing breakfast or lunch. The European ambience, including a large common table along with smaller tables, gives it a touch of sophisticated dining that adds to the enjoyment...More

Thank jeffl499
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2016

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to...More

Reviewed 19 January 2016

I love their avocado toast, coffee, and goat cheese salad. My husband and I have actually never ordered something we didn't like. Service can be slow, but the food makes up for it. This is a perfect spot for brunch and lunch.More

Thank Ashley O
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2016

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to...More

Reviewed 16 January 2016

Being from out of town, we didn't know where to go to get a good breakfast while we were visiting Alexandria. Le Pain Quotidien was the perfect find! We loved the communal table idea and the menu was perfect. The food was delicious and the...More

Thank 41grandma
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2016

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to...More

Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Love coming here Sunday mornings and relaxing before the week starts. Food is amazing and staff is always super friendly! Plus it's a great place to grab a quick coffeeMore

Thank Courtney W
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Alexandria restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the...More

Reviewed 28 December 2015

If you are a fan of P.Q. you get disappointed at this King's St. location. Staff not aware of what this chain stands for and are slow and sloppy. Too bad.More

Thank ME R
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Greetings, 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....More

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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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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