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Cafe Dupont

1500 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-1204
+1 202-797-0169
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (47 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (20 reviews)
“truffle fries” (9 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1500 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-1204
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1 - 10 of 588 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I want to first start of by saying your staff is amazing. I was staying at the hotel with a friend and got sick during my stay and went down to for some hot tea. To be honest i was ready to go across the...More

Thank aslifarah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in the neighborhood and recently discovered Cafe DuPont after visiting the bar with friends. Although we enjoy the bar side quite a bit, tonight we dined in the much quieter dinning room, and really enjoyed it. Our server Davita was lovely (warm, friendly,...More

Thank ROBIN G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just got back from a wonderful trip to Washington DC. We stayed at The DuPont Circle Hotel. The Cafe’DuPont (in the hotel) was a great place to eat and unwind after a long day of sightseeing. Roshan was our waiter, he was awesome!! He...More

Thank pampI3133LG
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello pampI3133LG, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am thrilled to hear we met your expectations and will be sure to pass along the kind words to Roshan. I hope you have a lovely visit to Washington. See you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would only eat here if it was the only place open or if you were to tired to go out! It was VERY average, service was good, food averageMore

Thank dmmahoney9
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear dmmahoney9, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and for the honest feedback. I am sorry to hear we didn't quite meet your expectations. I hope you will give us another try and if there is anything I can do...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I stayed a week at The Dupont Circle Hotel in Washington D.C. Bar , restaurant and hotel are fantastic . Great service and fantastic experience overall ! Highly Recommendable !!!!!

Thank Dis V
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Dis V, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I thrilled to hear we exceeded your expectations and hope you will choose us again on your next visit to Washington. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Kristin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Superb dinner, service and ambiance. Our server Jackson was gracious and professional. Food was fantastic. Highly recommend.More

Thank David M
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear David M, Thank for you taking the time to leave us a review. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your meal and Jackson provided great service. I will be sure to pass along the kind words. We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed December 11, 2017

Healthy Serving plate of Smoked Salmon, locally sourced, fresh and pairs great with their coffee and Teas. Good table service too.

Thank txjeffro22
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear txjeffro22, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and hope we can expect you back soon! Sincerely, Kristin

Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

Morgan was a great hostess. She was also very informative about DC for my family visiting for the first time. Lilly was also a very nice server.

Thank Jenifer C
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jenifer C, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am thrilled you enjoyed your meal and will be sure to pass along the kind words to Morgan and Lily. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Kristin

Reviewed November 27, 2017

Went for Sunday brunch with friends. Wanted to order bloody marys for all but was told they were out of the mix. Was surprised that a brunch restaurant would not have such a signature drink. Flagged down the manager and told him. He said they...More

Thank Activetravelerdc
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Hello Activetravelerdc, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and providing your honest feedback. I will be sure to share this with the team. I would love to treat you to a Bloody Mary next time you come by! Please contact...More

Reviewed November 26, 2017

During a stay earlier this year, we walked out from our Dupont Circle hotel and looked for breakfast and bumped into the Cafe Dupont. Great coffee, avocado on toast with two soft boiled eggs, and a small fruit compote. Wife had the eggs benedict, her...More

Thank StephenMcArthur
Kristin H, Director of Marketing at Cafe Dupont, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Hello StephenMcArthur, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am thrilled we met your expectations with a tasty breakfast to start your day. Please visit us again soon! Sincerely, Kristin

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I believe so
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Response from N K | Reviewed this property |
None that are specifically noted as gluten free on the menu
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GeeJAre
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Franchise35 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it's really cool. Right on Dupont Circle so perfect for people watching.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Friday
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-1204
    (19th @ Dupont Circle)
  • Public Transportation: Dupont Circle Metro is 1 block East of the station located on the North part of the circle between 19th st., Q st., and New Hampshire Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-797-0169
  • E-mail
Description
Café Dupont at The Dupont Circle Hotel is a modern French brasserie that features a Parisian influence reflecting on Washington’s past and the contemporary sophistication of the local Dupont Circle Neighborhood. The menu offers traditional French fare that fuses with a fresh market twist and seasonal culinary dishes. Café Dupont’s carte du jour is presented into healthy, irresistible, French-tinged dishes, served in a friendly, fashionable environment.
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