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Terasol - CLOSED

5010 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2023
+1 202-237-5555
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
5010 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2023
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Stopped at this very nice cafe and had one of the best crab salads that I've ever had. The server was excellent and pleasure to do business with.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Terasol is a charming Belgian restaurant in the Chevy Chase area of NW DC.The walls are covered with original local artwork and shelves of pottery and other crafts, which they also sell. We've been there several times. The bread is terrific, Tonight two of us...More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Great place for solo or couple meals. I had great lentil soup. Wonderful bread and olive oil mix. Entree okay. Service was excellent.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a fine brunch in upper NW DC, don't think you can do much better than Terasol. Our party had a full array of omelettes, croque-monsieurs, and other fine French-style brunch bits. Not cheap, but worth the price.

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Great, real French menu choices. Perfect bread, incredible stews, great fish.... large portions, but our table of 4 managed to clean every plate. Cozy interior, good music. Cannot wait to go back!

Thank CarthageMcLean_VA
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a neighborhood gem. Unlike some the experience of some of the commentators, we have always been lucky and found the service friendly and fast and the loudness of the music perfect for conversation. I had lentil soup and beet salad and my wife...More

1  Thank UE_DC64
Reviewed January 22, 2017

For the most part the food is acceptable, but not really that good. Prices are significantly too high for portion size and quality, and the service is just plain inattentive and indifferent. A mushroom tart uses food-service puff pastry, an undistinguished brown sauce, and a...More

1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed December 31, 2016

We had mussels, chicken, mushroom risotto and salad, all were good, very well prepared and wonderful wait staff. The wine was well priced. The atmosphere was very good for conversation. Easy to get in.

1  Thank Pat G
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Decent food, terrible service. VERY slow, nasty, rude wait staff. Way too loud and the music made it worse. No one on the wait staff seems to be responsible for a table. Had at least 3 different people come to the table but seemed to...More

2  Thank paul p
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Had heard people describe Terasol Gallery Café as a neighborhood gem. And it turned out to be a delicious retreat. At lunch I had a salmon filet, nicely sautéed, and served on a bed of spinach with a sweet potato mousse. Really well done. The...More

1  Thank jetjersey
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5010 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2023
    (Nebraska and Connecticut)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-237-5555
  • E-mail
TERASOL, an artisan gallery and cafe. Interested in a quick visit to Paris? Terasol celebrates local artisans while offering a true European experience. Whether you are interested in new artistic creations or in simply sipping a nice cafe au lait, succulent French onion soup or delicious boeuf bourguignon while being serenaded by Edith Piaf, pack your suitcase and join us! Make sure to check out our website for our upcoming events. Check out our music nights every Fridays! See you soon!!!
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