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The French Laundry

6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
+1 707-944-2380
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dull decor, bad lighting, poor service and dirty carpet is not what you would expect at such a restaurant. It's hard to enjoy the food with those other issues. We were thrilled to go to the French Laundry with two other couples while visiting Napa....More

Thank marybeth917
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were pretty excited about going to The French Laundry, having enjoyed other two- and three-Michelin star restaurants over the years. We did have a great evening, but were a wee bit disappointed with the food. Although not totally: The meal started with their signature...More

Thank CougarSanDiego
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing! Exquisite! Wonderful! You name any expletive and you cannot describe this culinary experience. It is fixed menu and fixed price. Reservations must be made well in advance (and you are lucky to get them). The only caveat is that it is extremely expensive, so...More

Thank rhpatt29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rude, rude, rude and rude. Overpriced and rude. At the haughtiest restaurant in Paris you are treated better. The food it great, if overpriced, but the service is so rude you leave with a really bad taste in your mouth. Oh, did I mention how...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the best experience I’ve had with food. We reserved the private dining room which was well worth the price. Everyone in our family loved all the dishes even the picky eaters. Service was outstanding and the staff was attentive but gave us our...More

Thank nikkiwithglasses
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best restaurant I've ever been to. My husband was one of the lucky callers who made it through on the phone lines and was able to book a reservation for my dad and I when he and I were traveling to wine country. I was...More

Thank dryork13
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was completely worth the trip. The menu, the attentive staff and the atmosphere were all amazing. Can't wait to go back! Glad we're close by!!

Thank mpwestcoast
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent trip to Napa we were fortunate to try BOTH of the 3-star restaurants in the area. Of course French Laundry is well known and reservations are impossible to get, which also means expectations are set high before even setting foot inside. Fortunately,...More

1  Thank pdxphototraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been to the French Laundry a number of times over the 23 years that they have been open(under Chef Thomas Keller) I have never been disappointed. Sometimes it is difficult to get a reservation but it is worth it! The newly remodeled kitchen event...More

Thank refreshedtraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service all the way! Quite an experience. Glad we got invited to join our friends for a dinner of four. Our service hosts were friendly and spent a good deal of time chatting with us as well as explaining the menu. We...More

Thank dod2015
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GLYSS
5 March 2018|
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Response from homazoma | Reviewed this property |
maybe try to the concierge of the hotel you were going to stay at?
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jimijoe43
6 October 2017|
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Response from Benedicte C | Reviewed this property |
It's $400 per person upfront not refundable and then you had wines, supplements. We ended up with a $600 bill per person. I'm not sure there are that many restaurants out there which are worth that much and the French... More
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Colleen D
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Response from Pa C | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. However they might help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 240
Meals
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
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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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