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Yves' Bistro - CLOSED

235 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
+1 703-329-1010
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“escargot” (12 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
235 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed October 21, 2017

Reasonable service. Please ask if the order has all the items listed. My lamb chop had beans listed, but they substituted lettuce and so I asked for spinach instead. Good ambiance. Not very crowded. Little over priced.

Thank Uday P
Reviewed October 16, 2017

We had been here before, but it’s been awhile. The setting is very pleasant and the service was very friendly and efficient. I started with their French onion soup and it was fantastic. My wife had the Oso Bucco and loved it. The reason for...More

Thank Samndjsdad
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

This was a good restaurant by the Eisenhower metro station. Full bar and a great wine selection compliments any meal. Food was tasty, served quickly, in a clean venue. Portions are large and the price was lower than expected for the area. Also, the dinner...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent but service needs work. Only two waiters/servers, reservations was made in advance but took some time to prepare to accommodate our group.

Thank FooledOnce
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Went here because of the deal on groupon and I am always looking for somewhere that has French food. On a Friday night the place was nearly empty, bad sign off the bat. There was one waitress for the entire place who was attentive as...More

Thank Brianna C
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We really were unsure if we should go here or not. The restaurant has a lot of older bad entrees here. I am happy we went at the end. The food was good, portions big and service OK too. I had beefsteak tartar, which was...More

Thank bens9
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Ordered steak tartare to go tonight. Am still savoring it even though it is long gone. Hard to find a place that even does this anymore, but Yves does. I've had this dish many times in New York, multiple times when Anthony Bourdain was the...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed March 5, 2017

I have been to this restaurant many many times over the years. The food is always good, and the prices are remarkably low. The service is good as well.

1  Thank stephaniebW4057AU
Reviewed February 13, 2017

The atmosphere of the place can be described as charming, relaxed, and warm. Near the kitchen are photos of Yves, the former owner of the now defunct Au Pied Du Cochon, who still makes his rounds from table to table without the gallop of yesteryear...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Having telephoned in advance to ask if the kitchen could accommodate my low-sodium medical diet, the response was positive. After a movie next door at the AMC Hoffman complex of 22 screens, the location was conveniently across the street. All three diners enjoyed their choices...More

Thank Lois C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Eisenhower East
  • Neighborhood: Eisenhower East
  • Phone Number: +1 703-329-1010
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