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Le Pain Quotidien

701 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Old Town)
+1 703-683-2273
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North Carolina
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319 reviews 319 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The food is fresh, very tasty, and reasonably priced. The restaurant menu is varied and accommodates all food preferences/allergies. Service is personable but not as prompt as it should be. I will keep going back for the food and the very quiet place on a busy street.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I always dislike when people at a french named place use an accent. The food is expensive but very good. Just prepare yourself for the small sizes. I guess one way they make up for this if they have a very good deal for a coffee and a croissant, I think it like 2 bucks.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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124 reviews 124 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The guy manning the cash register and taking orders gave me the distinct impression that he was doing me a huge favor by selling me a cup of coffee and a croissant. He was brusque and unfriendly. The staff seemed unhappy and depressed. Few of the staff seemed able to speak English. The croissant was pretty good, but the coffee... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I ordered a toasted sandwich and it looked very nice but I took one bite and it tasted liked burnt bread. So flip it over and the whole underside of my sandwich was completely black. I was like....for $13.50 I guess we can't get any quality control. I would have fired a cook for pushing crap like that into the... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The restaurant itself was quaint and the service wasn't bad. The table was too small for our plates and coffee cups which made us do a balancing act. The FOOD wasn't good AT ALL!!! We weren't anti-organic when we walked in -- but we were when we walked out. Everything just tasted off and we definitely won't return.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We had breakfast there recently and of course it reminded us of a European restaurant. We sat upstairs which is very nice (but a bit chilly). We sat at the communal table but most folks sat at the individual tables. I had the scrambled eggs. They were served with two types of bread, and a salad. I had seen that... More

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Bridgeport, CT
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204 reviews 204 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Staff is pleasant and the choices are adventurous and healthy. I tried the French toast with strawberries and it was quite enjoyable.

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Vienna, Virginia, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This place is a solid FIVE stars! From what I've read, the majority of lower stars is due to the price of the food, but sometimes you need to pay for unique experiences, and this is one that is worth to add to your list of things to do around Alexandria, VA. My best friend told me about this place... More

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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122 reviews 122 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We stopped by this restaurant wanting to see the community table they have. They had a good case of pastries but we were looking for oatmeal. We ordered one for each (my husband plain with blueberries and myself with bananas, walnuts, and maple syrup). It hit the spot along with the espresso and hot tea. We also had a side... More

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Moscow, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

LPQ is the best place for a reliable and delicious light breakfast or lunch. We love the smoked salmon plate and Mediterranean combo plate. LPQ's bread is lovely--made w varied grains and nuts. Also try seasonal soups, salads and desserts.

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Additional Information about Le Pain Quotidien

Address: 701 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone Number: +1 703-683-2273
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Bakery

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