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Inn at Little Washington

309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
+1 540-675-3800
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Ranked #2 of 11 Restaurants in Washington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $168 - $248
Cuisines: American, Contemporary, Eclectic
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A 5 Star, 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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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

The Inn is absolutely beautiful. The service impeccable. The staff amazing. Having been here 3 times before (all 15 to 20 years ago), I didn't find the food as amazing as my other visits. I would have given it 2 Michelin stars in the past. First, I am not fond of set menus (but they would let you swap out... More

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Pittsford, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Absolutely over the top FABULOUS -- 9 pm seating perfect actually! The menu is a culinary tour that is tremendous - you will not be disappointed! Worth the trip - and the price - stay at the Foster Harris house right down the street so you can enjoy the entire night, feel completely spoiled, but not break the bank!

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Front Royal, Virginia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

An outstanding experience! “Experience” is the right word to describe a meal at the Inn at Little Washington, from beginning to end. Even though we self-parked we were greeted by the Valet and escorted inside. The maître d’ met us in the lobby, oriented us on the facility, offered us a choice of tables, and escorted us to our seats.... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Patrick O'Connell has impeccable standards for food and service, which shines through in all of the dishes. I had the classics menu and my husband had the Autumn menu, both of which were equal parts creative and delicious. I forgot to tell the waiter about my dislike of cucumbers, but honestly, it didn't matter because the flavor combinations were so... More

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Uxbridge, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

I had the privilege of dining here on a business dinner and this restaurant is truly special. Set in the picturesque town of Little Washington, this Inn and restaurant is very country like and charming. The attention to detail with the décor and the food is something to behold. The wine list is extensive and thoughtfully put together matching the... More

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Vienna VA
Top Contributor
146 reviews 146 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

Hard to get better than this. Full stop. From the moment you pull up, the service, the food, the creativity, the presentation, the warmth of Inn and the staff. This restaurant is extraordinary. Words can not describe the food and really the entire experience. It is culinary theatre and art -- that all your senses consume. How can one describe... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We just returned from a picture perfect stay at the Inn. The staff was a perfect blend of personable and professional. The room spectacular. And the food!!! All we can say is wow. Delicious and beautifully presented. As everyone says, expensive, but well worth it for a special birthday. The best trained staff we have ever seen. They truly anticipate... More

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IALW, General Manager at Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you very much for you review and compliments. Your impressions and feedback are very rewarding for our staff to read and we are pleased that we were able to provide you with fond memories of your trip to Little Washington. More

Oregon
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Stayed one night & dined there - it transforms you to another world. Tea is wonderful & the dinner menus are out of this world fabulous. Each suite is named for a famous contributor to American cuisine. Service is impeccable.

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IALW, General Manager at Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Your compliments are appreciated and we are pleased you could stay the night as well as enjoy dinner. An overnight stay provides our guests with an opportunity to immerse themselves completely into The Inn at Little Washington "show" and experience. More

Setauket, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The Inn consists of several buildings. it is located at the crossroads of as small of a town as you can find. We stayed in room 11 with a loft for a bedroom. Luxe deluxe every where.... terrace off bedroom and off parlor below. Bath facilities more than one could ask for. Then the meal...surprise after surprise. Prepare to dine.... More

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IALW, General Manager at Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. More

DC
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

First time back after a dozen years - we brought our whole family for a post wedding celebration. The service was as cordial and pleasant as ever. The decor was more dowdy/frumpy than I remembered. As a party of ten, our seating was tight - but need to acknowledge that the table was billed as for nine. The lighting at... More

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IALW, General Manager at Inn at Little Washington, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review and feedback regarding our menus. Your comments are helpful and will help us evaluate our menu designs going forward. More

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Additional Information about Inn at Little Washington

Address: 309 Main St, Washington, VA 22747
Phone Number: +1 540-675-3800
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rappahannock County  >  Washington
Average Prices: USD 168 - 248
Cuisine: American, Contemporary, Eclectic

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