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La Cote D'Or Cafe

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2201 N Westmoreland St, Arlington, VA 22213-1018
+1 703-538-3033
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2201 N Westmoreland St, Arlington, VA 22213-1018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

They have a very nice fixed price meal on many holidays. We were there on Chistmas Day and have a lovely meal, friendly service, and a good experience.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location for quiet, comfortable dinner, ambiance is french country. Ideal for couples or small business meals, low noise level allows easy conversation. Food quality was very good. Had a nice bottle of Gigondas that went well with the coq au vin. Service is prompt...More

Thank butternut80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is cozy, but it would need a little bit of remodeling. The food was good, even though I didn't think it was anything special, and I didn't think it was too authentic. The service was not super fast, and the waiter we had...More

Thank Fra G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found the food to be mediocre at best. The beat salad seemed to be made with canned beets - rather flavorless. The French onion soup was quite good. The crab quiche was good, but the salad that accompanied it had nothing but oil on...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed January 19, 2018

We went there on New Year’s Day 2018, Athens place is very traditional French and not in the bistro - steak and frites kind of way. I would characterize it traditional french fare with a hint of country French-maybe? We all ordered from the Fix...More

1  Thank al20142015
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

After an extended stay by our “home leave” daughter and family my wife needed a break so we chose this quaint French resturant.

Thank Bill W
Reviewed December 12, 2017

We came here recently for a lunch and we were disappointed that the food did not measure up to our expectations based on previous visits. The service was very good and the ambience is quite enjoyable. But you come primarily for the food and we...More

Thank VAChuck
Reviewed December 1, 2017

I love this restaurant and have eaten here probably a dozen times over the past 2 plus years. Yesterday the food at lunch was great, but the service was slow and inattentive. Other times the service shines and the food has been pretty average. The...More

Thank CSfromFC
Reviewed November 9, 2017

While this spot is a hot spot for the blue hair crowd, don't tell anyone, how great it is, or how well priced it is, or how good the food and service is. Cause if you do then those darn kids will start coming in,...More

1  Thank William H
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Very very nice restaurant. Great prefixe menu. Meal was outstanding. Great wine selection. We were a group of adults and only saw adults in the restaurant. Service was fantastic. Would definitely return.

Thank Jane L
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November 18, 2016|
Response from doowahdiddynotacity | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. I'm the guy that did the review, not the restaurant.
robert s
October 31, 2015|
Response from Betty S | Reviewed this property |
No dress code; the men in our party were not wearing ties or jackets and we women were casually dressed (jeans), not out of place. The clientele seems a bit older and the atmosphere a bit stuffy, if you don't mind that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 N Westmoreland St, Arlington, VA 22213-1018
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-538-3033
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This cozy French Restaurant serves only the finest and freshest ingredients each time it prepares a unforgettable meal. A charming spot tucked away in Arlington East Falls Church will not disappoint you. French dining which is not pretentious or expensive, La Cote d"Or works for a quiet romantic evening or a casual week night meal. Owners Lynne and Raymond Campet, always present, take care to ensure that your dining experience is a good one.
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