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2001 P Street NW, Blaine Mansion, Washington DC, DC 20036-5910
202 459 9176
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Takeout
Description: Le Pain Quotidien serves simple, elegant boulangerie fare made with...
Le Pain Quotidien serves simple, elegant boulangerie fare made with organic ingredients whenever possible: breakfast, tartines, pastries and handmade organic bread & many vegan and vegetarian options.
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  • 16
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Everything is delicious!

I love the oatmeal and fruit w a cafe au lait, but the croissants, french toast, and chicken choizo omelet are all wonderful. The salads are fresh, and the soups are tasty. For DC, it's not too pricy, particularly since it is almost all very healthy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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  • Doing business
  • Families with children
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English first
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I love the oatmeal and fruit w a cafe au lait, but the croissants, french toast, and chicken choizo omelet are all wonderful. The salads are fresh, and the soups are tasty. For DC, it's not too pricy, particularly since it is almost all very healthy.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden… with feedback... More 

Sao Paulo, Brazil
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173 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We visited this place with our kids, and we really enjoyed it. We ordered the petit dejouner and it was superb. We liked it so much we came back the two following days.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden… with feedback... More 

Washington, DC
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409 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This chain has better food (and higher prices) than some, but it's a nice place for a tourist or business lunch. The food is pretty much the same at all locations, and that is okay. A step up from fast food.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden.com with feedback... More 

Mesquite, Texas
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Great lunch with some of the best gazpacho I have had. Nice fresh bread and salad along with a cup of the gazpacho and we were happy campers!

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LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden.com with feedback... More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We had breakfast here every morning. It was yummy healthy and the service was amazing. It could get expensive though if you are eating with a family

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden… with feedback... More 

Ramat Hasharon, Israel
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142 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Food with a French touch is OK. But the menu tends to be on the expense side. And the service consistently slow, inefficient and completely impersonal. They simply do not care. Also poorly coordinated. The seating outside is nice but The service even worse.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We strive to present our guests with the best quality and value possible, from food to service. We sincerely apologize for your poor service experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver. I have forwarded your comments to our management team to address. Please send us an... More 

Jakarta, Indonesia
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I always love having coffee, breakfast and small bites here, not to mention the ambient and location that is just at the corner of my office. It never disappointed me.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden.com with feedback... More 

Northborough, Massachusetts
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170 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Really enjoyed the gourmet breakfast with the european experince. Felt like I was in a Parisian cafe. Enjoyed my omelette, tasty authentic breads and wonderful coffee. It's not inexpensive but it is certainly worth the price.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden.com with feedback... More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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152 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Went for breakfast. Food was disappointing unless you like stale bread. Service was just plain bad, somehow managing to be disdainful, slow and incompetent all at the same time.

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We strive to present our guests with the best quality and value possible, from food to service. We sincerely apologize for your poor service experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver. I have forwarded your comments to our management team to address. Please send us an... More 

Jersey, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Light touch menus executed with flair and panache. Excellent freshly prepared innovative French (Belgian!) style food. The staff are well trained and extremely helpful and friendly. We returned many times, the smoked salmon omelette was particularly superb, the fresh fruit cups were healthy and wholesome. If you value healthy eating Pain Quotidien is a simple choice

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LePainQuotidien, Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

Greetings, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us with your review and for dining at Le Pain Quotidien. We are glad to hear you had such an enjoyable experience at our Blaine Mansion restaurant and have forwarded your kind words along to the team. Please feel free to reach out to us at questions@lepainquotiden.com with feedback... More 

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Address: 2001 P Street NW, Blaine Mansion, Washington DC, DC 20036-5910
Phone Number: 202 459 9176
Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
Average Prices: USD 8 - 15

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2001 P Street NW, Blaine Mansion, Washington DC, DC 20036-5910
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 202 459 9176

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 15

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children

Description

Le Pain Quotidien serves simple, elegant boulangerie fare made with organic ingredients whenever possible: breakfast, tartines, pastries and handmade organic bread & many vegan and vegetarian options.

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