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La Fromagerie Cheese & Wine Bistro

) #49 of 605 Restaurants in Alexandria $$ - $$$ , , Healthy
1222 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314
+1 703-879-2467
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“charcuterie” (6 reviews)
“cheese plate” (6 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Contemporary, Healthy
$$ - $$$
1222 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I happened upon La Fromagerie when we found our intended lunch spot was 'Brunch-only' on Saturday. And a bit over an hour later we were spectacularly happy to have done so. We shared a Cheese and Meat board and two flights of...More

Thank Leo M
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I am a resident and eat here almost every week. Very simple menu with soups, salads, sandwiches, main courses, cheese and salume selection as well as a couple of desserts. Terrific well priced wine selection by the glass or bottle. Absolutely lovely front of the...More

Thank MsCuis
Reviewed March 2, 2017

I had a late lunch here and am in love! They have a really great, nuanced selection of cheeses and accompaniments, including locally sourced wines and apertifs. And they actually serve their cheese at appropriate temperatures, which so many 'cheese' places don't. They were also...More

Thank sirrand1
Reviewed February 23, 2017

This little place looked very interesting so stopped in for dinner. What a treat! Good food done uniquely, lovely cheeses and wine to go with. Waitress we had was very knowledgeable and friendly. Can't remember her name, but she was born in Germany!

Thank Oregonstar_11
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We stopped by for an after dinner glass of wine. The have a nice variety of wines from many regions and offer cheese boards with meats, olives & breads. They also have a nice bistro menu for those looking for a meal complete with salad,...More

Thank gjkNY
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the various options of meat and cheese combinations. The options are 3,5,10 combos of meat and cheese. The addition of fresh vegetables and dried fruit add to eats appeal. My favorite meat is the duck. My favorite cheese is the Batch 11.

Thank Jermaine E
Reviewed January 10, 2017

We visited in December 2015 and again in January 2017. Both visits involved a large selection of meats and cheeses, glasses of wine, knowledgeable staff, and a great vibe. I highly recommend the roasted olives as an additional option to complement the flavors of the...More

Thank Heady-By
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

This small Paris style café serves cheese, wine and other food options. We had lunch on a Friday and enjoyed some rose wine, a cheese plate, a sandwich and salads. Our Bill approached $250 which was astounding for a lunch for five people. But that...More

Thank Live2traveldaworld
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Had a series of dishes such as hummus, steak, cheese plate, olives, etc., and they were all good. Nice selection of wine and cheeses as well

Thank italia622015
Reviewed November 23, 2016

So many places in Old Town are just OK since they mainly serve tourists who are only here for a short time and may never return. La Fromagerie is the exception and has many loyal local followers. It is worth your time to go to...More

Thank Lizponi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Wine Bar, Contemporary, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1222 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-879-2467
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La Fromagerie's Bistro is the perfect place to enjoy a cheese and meat plate with a glass of wine in a relaxed, intimate atmosphere. Owner and Chef Sebastien Tavel bases his elegant, light fare menu around fresh seasonal food available from local farmers, particularly the heirloom and forageable produce that help support the biodiversity of our area.
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