We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Petite Auberge

311 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5831
+1 540-371-2727
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Seafood, French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
311 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5831
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (334)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 333 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Girls' group (we ranged from 60+ to 90+ years) headed to La Petite this past Friday evening. Love the ambiance! If you want a bit of fancy, choose the dining room, for casual, ask to sit in the bar. We sat in the bar and...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious lunch of beef tenderloin and pan fried oysters. Both served with sides of scalloped potatoes. Oysters also included Cole Slaw. Started with "Tee Off" cocktail, fresh house salad and incredible cream of tomato soup. Amanda delivered exquisite service. We will be returning later for...More

1  Thank PattieC757
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a follow-up to my previous review. The restaurant is still quite good but service can be erratic these days and the kitchen has totally forgotten how to prepare vegetables. The broccoli and green beans are absolutely tasteless, which is bewildering since the meat...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Never a bad meal. Fine dining in either the dining room or the bar. Always consistent. Amazing French Food, but can also tailor for special dietary needs.

Thank PeaceLoveVeggies
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

While visiting Fredericksburg for the day, decided to eat lunch at La Petite Auberge. We will absolutely never go back. It took over an hour and 15 minutes to get our sandwiches and salad. When we checked on our food, the hostess was extremely rude...More

Thank brooks87
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Local French restaurant offering good staples along with daily specials. Great wine list. The chef formerly worked in DC but gave up the crazy environment for a calmer pace in cozy Fredericksburg. Nice for a pleasant date night and a change of pace from franchise...More

1  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Called in advance to explain it was a special occasion. Greeting upon arrival ignored reservation until I brought it up. My expectation was an acknowlegement given my discussion with the reservationist. Service was harried with hostess trying to pickup slack. It wasn't that busy but...More

Thank tiatoo
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We almost didn't go to this restaurant bc we were in casual attire from touring all day. However, the folks eating outside seemed quite casually attired so we did go -- thankfully! Although not as elegantly dressed as many in the dining room, the hostess...More

Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We recently dined here with friends and had a wonderful experience. Our waiter was very accommodating to the point of turning the air conditioner down a bit since a couple of us were cold. The food was outstanding. Two of us ordered the tuna and...More

Thank gonzo304
Reviewed 6 September 2017

As locals it was some time before we started coming here. We have never been disappointed. The food and service is always above the norm with a very creative chef. The service as well is always tops. We have come to the conclusion that it...More

Nearby Restaurants
640 reviews
.14 km away
103 reviews
.14 km away
Cork and Table
69 reviews
.18 km away
199 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop
167 reviews
.18 km away
Mary Washington House
149 reviews
.27 km away
James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library
84 reviews
.09 km away
St George's Episcopal Church
19 reviews
.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
8 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Nicole L |
They are open Christmas Eve, but not Christmas Day.
22 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lapetiteaubergefred | Property representative |
we aren't open on Sundays. Thanks for your inquiry.
11 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Lapetiteaubergefred | Property representative |
Yes, we are open. Our phone number is 540-371-2727. We do close down from 2:30-4:30 so if you call during those hours there would not be anyone to take your call. Also we are closed on Sunday's so no one would be there to... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5831
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-371-2727
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing