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The French Laundry

6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
+1 707-944-2380
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everything was great. It just wasnt as exceptional as the reputation has for so long suggested, especially when compared to some other equitable industry peers. Service was great, food was great, atmosphere great,....etc. All great. But nothing was really up to the standard it once...More

Thank Justin A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So what is it that makes this the best. Simple things done perfectly are, in short, amazing. We could talk about price and exclusivity, and it's taken me 6 years to make it here and I did it as my bucket list, so that isn't...More

Thank Coug8491
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely Amazing!!!!! Very accommodating to your likes and dislikes. Every bite explodes with an interesting flavor combination. The wine list was perfect, the service was superb!!!! Every single bite was just over the top amazing!!!! The desserts were beyond your wildest dreams! So creative and...More

Thank Celia Z
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We planned for months to fine at French Laundry and we're looking forward to the experience immensely We like to dine at Michelin Star restaurants when we travel and so much has been written about French Laundry and Thomas Keller we thought this could be...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In my many years of dining for business and pleasure I have NEVER experienced dining at this level. Yes, I have eaten at other internationally acclaimed restaurants but The French Laundry eclipsed then and with great conviction. The service was perfect. The place settings perfect....More

Thank RB8205
Reviewed 1 week ago

The French Laundry is the subject of much hype and obviously has a stellar reputation and pedigree. It remains EXCELLENT but there are some "cracks in the façade". We tried last year to get reservations here for dinner, to no avail. This year we were...More

2  Thank traveldentist74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If this meal / experience were to be someones last , I'd highly recommend dining here, this was hands down the best meal I've ever had, not just a meal , but an experience as a hole. Bring your wallet, as you will need it,...More

1  Thank brian d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you [French Laundry] for helping me celebrate my birthday. I had been looking forward to the experience for a long time. The food did not disappoint.  From beginning to end, each dish was exquisite. However, I do have to comment on the service. It,...More

2  Thank hugo v
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the SURPRISE destination for my birthday dinner... and wow, was I surprised and elated to spend my evening at such a renowned establishment. I knew very little about The French Laundry until I arrived in Yountville. Once we arrived at the restaurant, Alex...More

Thank MistiMorningstar
Reviewed 1 week ago

For our wedding anniversary, Michael and I came down from Oregon for some R&R in the wine country. Miraculously Michael got tickets to The French Laundry as ONE of our places to celebrate, although admittedly the absolute pinnacle. We began with not one but TWO...More

Thank blissfulliving
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Colleen D
16 August 2017|
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Response from Pa C | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. However they might help.
8 August 2017|
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Response from Pa C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am just a customer, no relation at all with the place. I even live in another country. Hope your reservation goes through. Regards.
Terry M
13 June 2017|
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Response from maodohsiao | Reviewed this property |
Reservation is released 2 or 3 months in advance of the date you want. So if you are looking for those dates, best to try to reserve online end Sept. They now ONLY accept ressie online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 240
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 13:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 13:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
    (Creek Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Yountville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-944-2380
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