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Inn at Little Washington

309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
+1 540-675-3800
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (52 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (50 reviews)
“lobster” (32 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a beautiful fall evening enjoying the exquisite food and wine the Inn has to offer. There were three different tasting menus to choose from and we were able to select off of each menu. The four of us had different selections and all...More

Thank Majestic222
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a birthday celebration (4 people). I heard/read a lot of excellent reviews about this restaurant. Has 2 Michelin stars..... In my opinion not worst the money. It felt just ordinary good expensive restaurant. No more no less... Positive experience: 1. Everyone was very...More

Thank Jenya M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hubby and I had a celebratory dinner here and the attention to my gluten-free diet was incredible. Everything was superb, from the lavish decor, the extremely well-trained staff, and the exquisite food. It was hard to choose a favorite dish, but the gold-plated hammer used...More

Thank Carol F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worst celebration ever! Restaurant ignored my food allergy and I was extremely sick by 3rd course - spent more time in bathroom than enjoying food. Still paid $767 for 2 people without wine pairing - can’t believe I waited 25 years to go here...absolutely not...More

1  Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday night, full house, very busy. The servers could not have been better and we never felt ignored or under served. All the food was artistic in presentation and delightful to the eye. Most of the courses dazzled in flavor and appearance. However, other dishes...More

Thank richardaS9705DE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over the past 20 years I have had dined at the ILW perhaps over a dozen times. I can say that the experience, for the most part, has been top notch and deserving of the high tariff and reputation of the establishment. However this last...More

1  Thank Alan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For years I had been wanting to go to Inn at Little Washington. While the food is no doubt excellent, and the atmosphere is unique and inviting, I have to say I was mostly disappointed. Some of the dishes were truly outstanding, but others were...More

1  Thank TravelinDood
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Very unique and very artful presentation. Staff was kind and attentive. Make sure to ask for a kitchen tour.

Thank KAW50
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The food was incredible. The service was excellent. There were three choices of a fixed menus. But they allow you to be flexible. Every course I choice was amazing. I couldn’t wait to try the next course, but I didn’t want it to be over...More

Thank ellen s
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for my birthday last month and was just so impressed from beginning to end. I don't know the mystery of how the entire staff new my name but it was amazing. The tea service, dinner, breakfast, and accommodations were so awesome. This...More

Thank novachick
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Nearby Attractions
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18 October 2017|
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Response from RMJ11 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual Jack preferred for men with tie optional
LouAnne B
5 December 2016|
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Response from themeetingplanner | Reviewed this property |
I am sure that they will have a meal modified for all food sensitivities and preferences. They asked about food restrictions when making reservations and also when taking order. The waiter can help with kitchen tours... More
25 September 2016|
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Response from Albert B | Reviewed this property |
Prix fixe full dinner $188, with paired wines, $313 each. The pairings are exceptional and worth the added cost.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 218 - US$ 218
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rappahannock County  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 540-675-3800
A Michelin Two Star, Forbes 5 Star, AAA 5 Diamond country house hotel retreat, The Inn at Little Washington presents exquisite American Cuisine with a French influence in a charming and sophisticated dining room. The sumptuous award-winning cuisine is accompanied by a Wine Spectator Grand Award wine cellar with over 2,500 selections.
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