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Pastries by Randolph

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4500 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3304
+1 703-243-0070
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Arlington, Virginia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Love all the food here! We walk here once a week to try something for dessert and have never had something we didn't like!

Thank Katie W
Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious I love their cookies their cakes and their pastries definitely go to Pastries by Randolph!

Thank Mackyg1210
San Diego, California, USA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

I am a regular visitor (3 to 4 times a week). What is not to like? The breads, the morning foods, the pastries and cakes are all wonderful. Glad I live close by.

Thank parzberg
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

Try the double chocolate mousse cake - melts in your mouth and the best chocolate anything I've ever eaten. They sell out of croissants on weekend mornings, often. Their cakes cannot be beaten. Definitely go there. Best almond croissants - better than in Paris. So good...everything is so good...

Thank degd127
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016

Beautiful, delicious, you'll be spoilt for choice withe wide array of breads and pastries and cakes. Try the basic first: croissant is highly recommended. I'll have to try each and every single one to give an informed review ... but from what I've seen and tasted, this is definitely worth a visit.

Thank Aloi S
Arlington, Virginia
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101 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

This place has been serving up consistently great sweet French pastries and cakes for many years and I love to stop by, when I'm ready to spend for something special.

Thank Blaine M
Arlington, Virginia
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185 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Pastries by Randolph is my go-to place for birthday and anniversary cakes. They will write a message on any cake while you wait. I have never been disappointed in their selection or deliciousness. Around the holidays they have pre-packaged cookie platters to bring to the office or give as thank you gifts. They specialize in sweet, not savory. If you... More 

Thank Mary G
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120 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We love the pastries and cakes at Randolphs. I do find that they are very expensive but you get what you pay for! We drive a long way but are always happy with the delectable and beautiful cakes and pastries when we are eating our way through them!!!

Thank delilah62
Arlington, Virginia
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90 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

There's a reason why this place has such a great reputation. The service is superb - you're their sole focus as they patiently help you choose from among a wide range of delicious options. But the best thing is the taste of their goods - excellent chocolate and wonderful fruit based options too. Just so perfectly done!

Thank ReallyMeC
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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95 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

We stopped at Pastries by Randolph on a whim and did not regret it. The choice they offer is large and their pastries and pies are extremely tempting and tasty too. We bought some cupcakes and brownies and liked both. The people behind the counter were pleasant and helpful. Would stop by if I am in the area.

Thank V R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4500 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207-3304
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-0070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?