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Lavandou Restaurant - CLOSED

3321 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1302
+1 202-966-3002
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Jan 11, 2014
“Not worth it”
Dec 15, 2013
“Delicious and welcoming!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3321 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1302
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11 - 20 of 58 reviews

Reviewed October 14, 2013

Lavandou is a really nice French restaurant in Cleveland Park. It has a very relaxed atmosphere and the waiters are really nice. They let you sit and enjoy your meal without pushing you to get done. The menu is a bit pricey for me but...More

1  Thank Judithh12
Reviewed September 28, 2013

I made reservation to eat at this restaurant with my friend. I had the monkfish and he had the lamb. Food was great service was good, everything was perfect. Really recommend this place

Thank Dvandra
Reviewed August 26, 2013

Lavandou is a charming French restaurant in Washington D.C.’s Cleveland Park neighborhood. It has a very relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy fine southern French cuisine. We have been here several times. Always great food! The menu is amazing. This time we went on Tuesday...More

Thank nchappygal
Reviewed August 23, 2013

Enjoyed a meal during restaurant week. The menu choices were very enticing. They chef has made some unusual/interesting combinations of ingredients in the menu items, making the choice of each course difficult to make. The food was well-presented and delicious. Our visit was enjoyable because...More

Thank littlemac4
Reviewed August 22, 2013

We don't come here as often as we should due to the parking hassles in the are in the evening, but now that we are both retired we are coming during the day and it is a delightful visit, We parked right out in front...More

Thank Scotty65Md
Reviewed August 12, 2013

Friends took us to this great restaurant last night. I had Hanger steak prepared deliciously to my specifications. Also had creme brulee for dessert that was enjoyed to the last bite! The sauvignon blanc wine choices were very good. . All the other co-conspirators relished...More

Thank VAChuck
Reviewed June 17, 2013

Because I am working to brush up on my French, my French-speaking American friend feted me to an evening meal in Provence. We enjoyed delicious pasta dishes - mine with fresh seafood, my friend's with veggies. The food was very tasty and the service relaxed...More

Thank xpuctr
Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

Lavandou excelled in every way. Service was prompt and courteous but the food was the star, as it should be. Our group had sea bass, lamb chops and salmon, all moist and beautifully seasoned. Mondays you can bring your own wine with no corkage fee....More

Thank BSBAz
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Waiter was cheerful. Food was classic French. My kids (ages 11 and 16) thought it was the best meal during our week-long visit to Washington DC. Mussels were the best we've had. Seafood pasta was delicious. Be sure to save room for dessert, too. This...More

Thank superfly777
Reviewed March 15, 2013

We recently returned to this favorite of ours and had a lovely meal. It was a quet evening in the restaurant so the service was very good and the ambience peaceful. The daube, which I had previously, was not as good as I remembered but...More

Thank DavidSilverSpring_MD
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3321 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1302
    (Macomb street)
  • Public Transportation: A few short steps from the Cleveland Park Metro Stop (Red Line)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighborhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-966-3002
  • E-mail
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