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Directly overlooking Lafayette Square towards the White House, The Lafayette is a destination restaurant in Washington, DC featuring a light-filled dining room and carefully prepared menu of upscale contemporary American cuisine. With an attentive staff, stately setting and meal service for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch, The Lafayette provides a truly unique fine dining experience in Washington, D.C.
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Group of twelve had lunch at the Lafayette in the historic Hay Adams hotel. Many ordered the crab cakes, which were the best I have ever had. The service was exquisite and the setting was incomparable. Highly recommended.
The restaurant is in a historical hotel across from Lafayette Park and the front of the White House. The food was perfect in every way, as was the service. And a piano playing in the dining room completed the perfect atmosphere. An elegant dinner before...More
My wife and I stayed at the Hay Adams over the weekend to celebrate our 50th Anniversary. We dined at the Lafayette our first night and it was truly an outstanding experience. The elegance of the restaurant was exactly what we wanted for this special...More
I had dinner at Lafayette Restaurant with friends. It was my first dinner here. I use to come to the Hay Adams restaurant in a different location. I like where Lafayette is situated just off the lobby. The Chippendale chairs are perfect and the decor...More
Located in the Hay Adams hotel, Lafayette restaurant provides an upscale dining experience. The restaurant has a formal tablecloth style yet a relaxed atmosphere (live piano music is a very nice touch) with excellent service. Service is polite, friendly, personal and efficient. The food is...More
We ate here last year and loved it. Our concern was that my wife had foot surgery and had restricted access. The main entry to the restaurant is a lovely staircase. But there is an elevator for disabled access. We came up in to the...More
This is a high class, first rate and excellent experience. I took my mother for breakfast and she was blow away how elegant her surroundings were. The food and service were above and beyond what I expected.
We went to celebrate our anniversary. We had such a great time. The staff was awesome and the food met their high quality. We have a YouTube channel and did a full video review of our meal and the restaurant, you should check it our....More
Excellent food and presentation, lovely atmosphere which was enhanced by pianist throughout our meal. We’re staying at the Hay Adams and decided to eat here on our first night. Leisurely and delicious. Exquisitely prepared beet salad and scallops. Perfect for intimate dinner for two or...More
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We are serving a Thanksgiving Brunch that starts at 11:30am which is our first seating. Our last seating is at 4:30pm. If you would like to book one of these seating's with us please do so promptly as we do not... More
We are serving a Thanksgiving Brunch that starts at 11:30am which is our first seating. Our last seating is at 4:30pm. If you would like to book one of these seating's with us please do so promptly as we do not have many available timeslots left. For dinner, we will not be open for service. Please call Lafayette directly at 202.638.6600 for any questions or reservations.