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Et Voila!

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French, Belgian, European, Bistro
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5120 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3316 (Between Edmunds Pl. NW and Dana Pl. NW)
202-237-2300
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 66
    Excellent
  • 59
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent food and beer

The food and the service are excellent. I had rabbit that was delicious, although it was a small portion.The price was somewhat high , but of money value. The beer selection is larger than in most places and I found a Maredsous of highest quality. Th ambiance of the place was also very agreeable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
MichelW
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Tel-aviv
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  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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Tel-aviv
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The food and the service are excellent. I had rabbit that was delicious, although it was a small portion.The price was somewhat high , but of money value. The beer selection is larger than in most places and I found a Maredsous of highest quality. Th ambiance of the place was also very agreeable.

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Washington DC
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

1. Drink order arrived wrong. 2. Slow service - and the waiter was perspiring heavily. Yuck. 3. Sandwich was soggy. 4. Staff kept brushing against me as they walked by - very narrow restaurant 5. Busboy shook off the next table's placemat while I was eating, showering me with crumbs and liquid. 6. Bill was incorrect - twice! 7. Heavy... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is the place to go when you feel like a touch of France but you don't have a plane ticket. It is not full blown French/Belgium cuisine, but pretty close. The bistro ambiance, the fresh delicious preparations and efficient staff make this an easy place to choose when you want a delicious dinner but not a full on dining... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Oh, how we love Et Voila! This is our "go to" neighborhood restaurant with visiting family and friends. Et Voila! has a cozy, unassuming atmosphere, excellent food, and an experienced, professional waitstaff. The menu, with modern interpretations of Belgian and French classics, has something for everyone. I actually think that the food, which has always been excellent, has gotten even... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Et Voila is consistently good. mussels are always fresh and well prepared. The seating is close and neighborly rather than quiet and intimate.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

With great positive anticipation, I made a reservation for 3 at Et Voilà, on Macarthur Boulevard, Washington D.C., to celebrate my husband's 70th Birthday. It took a good 15mn before we could get a menu. I ordered a glass of Pinot Grigio. What I was first served was definitely NOT Pinot Grigio and was warm. I returned and got what... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Really nice welcome by the wait staff. Our waitress was a joy. Two of us for dinner in a packed long room. We had the ramp soup which was served chilled. Really refreshing, healthy and deep green. Came with dollops of garlic parmsean cream floating on top. We both had the Belgian ale stew. Trio of ice creams and chocolate... More 

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Lecanto, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Four of us had dinner at Et Voila on a Friday night in Spring. The joint was jumpin' despite no music. We got a table at the back where it was a bit more quiet. Excellent mussels dishes, good onion soup, no one had a bad meal, though the seafood stew (that I did not taste myself) was reported to... More 

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Glendale, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This is a little neighborhood restaurant, very crowded the night we went. The layout is long and thin with hard surfaces, with tables set close together, so it is noisy. But the service is friendly and helpful, and our food was very good. Three of us had the lamb shank special--sort of an ossobuco but with lamb. The meat melted... More 

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Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We have been there several times. Often we both get the steamed mussels that are available with several different seasonings. This time the mussels were large tender ones from Nova Scotia and a large serving of about 30. We have lived in France and often visited Belgium and the dishes here taste just like good restaurants over there. If you... More 

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Additional Information about Et Voila!

Address: 5120 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3316
Phone Number: 202-237-2300
Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
Cuisine: French, Belgian, European, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5120 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3316
    (Between Edmunds Pl. NW and Dana Pl. NW)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 202-237-2300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
  • Cuisine: French, Belgian, European, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm

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