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LAuberge Chez Francois

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Updated 07/19/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/19/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Travellers in the beautiful Alsatian countryside, seek out "auberge", the little family inns that dot the roadsides, to eat well and enjoy the scenery. They know they will find fine food and glowing spirits, at an excellent value. Welcome to L"Auberge Chez Francois, our French country inn a short distance from the nation's capital, nestled among lush woods and fragrant gardens, that has captivated visitors for over 50 years. L'Auberge Chez Francois is the ideal spot to celebrate special moments, private parties,luncheons, weddings and cooking demonstrations. Our menu is extensive and full of the flavors of Alsace and traditional French cuisine. Excellent food and service, attention to detail
PRICE RANGE
$75 - $75
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Four of us had a late luncheon outside. We started our meal with some drinks, excellent breads and complimentary lentil soups. It was the prix fixe menu that consisted of different dishes. I selected the escargots, the tomato salad (tomato from the garden), the trout...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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L9211FNjorgem, Other at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your visit. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is beautiful and it always has been, that hasn’t changed. The service has declined tremendously. Our waiter forgot our salads, served the wrong drink orders, messed up two dinner orders and was generally not available. The food was average at best yet the...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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ChefJEH, Owner at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Afternoon! It"s Chef Jacques Haeringer ,owner of L'auberge Chez Francois and Jacques Brasserie.. I would like to speak to you about the experience that you had during this visit please feel free to provide a number where you could be reached? Merci. Chef Jacques

Reviewed March 5, 2020

A beautiful setting in the Virginia countryside, relaxed dinning, excellent food and service, and reasonable prices for a wonder experience, Have dined there at least once a year for past 30 years. Also have attended a number of cooking demostrations which are followed by dinner...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

Do you need a place to commemorate a milestone or celebrate a significant achievement? This is it. We celebrated my Valentines birthday here, with our kids and one boyfriend. It's an experience you won't soon forget. The food and service are amazing and there are...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

Seemed like everyone was celebrating a special occasion (birthday for us) last night at this special place. We've been coming for >30 years. The prices are higher (still a relative bargain for its high quality of dining and ambiance), but the food may be better,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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ChefJEH, Owner at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2020
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I'm glad you enjoy yourselves. Chef Jacques

Reviewed February 22, 2020 via mobile

Is it possible to have six stars!! Everything was spectacular, the food, the service, the ambiance and the experience. Perfect spot for a special event. Can’t wait to go back

Date of visit: February 2020
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ChefJEH, Owner at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2020

Hope to see you soon! Chef Jacques

Reviewed February 21, 2020

Just the best, period. I go whenever I can, sadly not as often as I would like. Even though the restaurant is not exactly cheap, you never feel that you overpaid in any way. It is more of an experience than just a meal. The...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ChefJEH, Owner at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2020

I appreciate your review! Thank you very much. Chef Jacques

Reviewed February 16, 2020

Since we no longer live in the Washington metro area, going to Chez Francois requires some forethought and the reward is a great dining experience. Classic Alsatian cuisine with excellent service that is not stuffy. The prix-fixe menu offers a variety of choices for each...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 10, 2020 via mobile

This place never fails to impress. The venue is cozy and classy. The service is spot on and respectful. The food is marvelous. In addition, one does not need to speak with raised voice and these days, that alone can be delightful. There is value...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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ChefJEH, Owner at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020

Thank you very much for you review. Chef Jacques

Reviewed February 10, 2020

I recently visited here and was amazed by the coziness of the place. It was not overly stuffy for a fancy restaurant, but people were well dressed. You could tell that this place put weight on the whole experience. We ordered the 4 course prix...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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ChefJEH, Owner at LAuberge Chez Francois, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020

Thank you verymuch for your review. Chef Jacques

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Response from ChefJEH | Property representative |
Thank you for reaching back. you can send me to my gmail chefjef Thank you very much
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Response from Jake S | Reviewed this property |
At least $150. This is not an inexpensive restaurant.
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