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Au Bon Pain

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2102 Crystal Plaza - Jefferson Davis Highway - Suite 2116,, Arlington, VA
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good22%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
“crystal city” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Fast Food, Soups
2102 Crystal Plaza - Jefferson Davis Highway - Suite 2116,, Arlington, VA
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Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

First time visit. I ordered the chicken salad sandwich. It was fresh and delicious. The cafe was brightly lit and clean. Would highly recommend it.

Thank Penny6792
Reviewed April 25, 2017

We stopped in to grab a muffin while walking through the Shops at Crystal City. Besides pastries, they sell signature and hot and cold sandwiches, and the prices seemed reasonable.

Thank Saluga
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Ok for pastry selection - tried to get water for tea, but it was cold, so the tea didn't steep well. Had to ask the people in the kitchen to give me hot water.

Thank Rodrigo G
Reviewed March 3, 2017

I was looking for a place to get a nice bowl of soup for a reasonable price and this place fit the bill. They have a variety of different soups ready and they most taste pretty good. I also got a sandwich and was not...More

Thank Hitokiri_Battosai
Reviewed February 4, 2017

Same old thing. Grab a sandwich, dessert or coffee and it's fine. It's a chain place, so nothing horrible or wow.

Thank Chicagorefugee13
Reviewed August 26, 2016

While shopping in the Crystal City Underground we oftentimes enjoy an almond croissant and cup of coffee at Au Bon Pain.

Thank wmay13241
Reviewed May 10, 2016

Stopped by while wandering through shops in Crystal City and picked up a coffee and some pastries. The lemon pound cake was moist and not overly sweet and the cinnamon buns with pecans were heavenly!

Thank rcronk
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

I was happy to find they had vegan, gluten-free chili; vegan salad with edamame, black beans, & arugula; organic green tea; & soy milk, honey to add to drinks.

Thank Lorie G
Reviewed March 22, 2016

I travel to DC frequently and this restaurant in Pentagon City Mall is our meeting place. The food is better than you'd think, the people are really nice, and it is very close to the Metro, which allows us to get almost anywhere quickly. Also...More

Thank Stan2034
Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by here for breakfast on a Friday morning around 9:00 AM. It wasn't very busy. It had a nice selection of breakfast foods. I had a cinnamon swirl that was very filling. My wife and children had the chocolate croissant and they thought...More

Thank kandkwed
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2102 Crystal Plaza - Jefferson Davis Highway - Suite 2116,, Arlington, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 703-418-0715
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