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LAuberge Chez Francois

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Fri, 1/18
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Complemented with our organic mesclun salad, vinaigrette
Lobster Bisque
French Onion Soup Gratinee
Fresh Mussels
With​ garlic butter as in provence
A Crepe with Chives
Stuffed with a duxelle of mushrooms, tomato concasse, madeira sauce
Warm Roquefort Cheese
Caramelized apples, touch of cinnamon and calvados on a puff pastry tart
Skate Fish
With brown butter & capers
Medley of Our Pates
Rillette, ham and sausages served with a medley of salad
Warm Asparagus on Virginia Country Ham
Gruyere cheese, capers and quail egg
Trio of Norwegian Salmon
One smoked, the other marinated in dill, salmon rilette with capers
With a glass of pinot blanc, cotes du rhone or rose
Cotes du rhone
Grilled Organic Vegetables
Herb tomato coulis
Cotes du rhone
Fresh Trout
Sauteed with seasonal vegetables and toasted almonds
Cotes du rhone
Fresh Mussels with White Wine Sauce
Pommes frites
Cotes du rhone
Grilled Norwegian Salmon
With bearnaise sauce
Cotes du rhone
Maine Lobster Salad
On garden greens, fresh asparagus with vanilla vinaigrette
Cotes du rhone
Classic Bouillabaisse
Cotes du rhone
Grilled Chicken Breast
Mushrooms and spaetzles, fresh thyme
Cotes du rhone
Fresh Calf's Liver
Sauteed​ with bacon, caramelized onions and vegetables
Cotes du rhone
Veal Scaloppini with Virginia Ham
Spaetzles, and madeira sauce
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
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
French, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a big milestone birthday to celebrate and Chez Francois was just the right choice. We have fond memories of this place and wanted to come back for some time, but the location has been a deterent to us coming from Maryland in the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nabobs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good ambience , good food . One of the most classy restaurants in the area . If you are a good lover you will enjoy the place .

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Assotwinmom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have wanted to pay a visit to this wonderful restaurant for a few years. We went for her birthday and had a fabulous and memorable dinner. She had the Beef Wellington and I had their seafood medley. The other courses were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gregory K
Reviewed December 10, 2018

L'Auberge Chez Francois was just delightful for a special birthday celebration. Great food and service in a peaceful, quiet setting. Prices of course are high so we did the prefixe lunch which is reasonable considering the ample 4 course servings and attentive service. We especially...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VW49
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

Splurged for our 15th wedding anniversary here. So worth it. Amazing atmosphere, food, service, etc. I love the prix-fixe menu, as you get your choice for each of several courses. Nice variety of choices, especially the seafood and beef. My wife and I were very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank burgesstg67
Reviewed November 7, 2018

It has a cozy charm you will enjoy and great service. Our waiter was named Freddy and he was excellent. I had the lobster special, and my husband had the beef tenderloin, equally great. We had a moderately priced bottle of wine, I think it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Margaret H
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Amazing live music with incredibly delicious culinary fares paired with tasty wines. Could not have had a better experience! Thank you L'Auberge for such an amazing event!! Do it again soon, please!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank susangfdb
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Have been here a few times when in the area and have not been disappointed. Food and service is always great. They have a garden on the site for fresh vegetables and herbs.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank francofile104
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

A five coarse delicious lunch , served professionally, super quality and taste . The chocolate Soufle is really good. I couldn’t judge the prices as I was invited but it’s definitely high but acceptable for someone knows the restaurant . I believe all USA présidents...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank mohamed h
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My husband and I have absolutely loved this restaurant ever since it opened in Great Falls! We have never been disappointed and we always leave looking forward to our next visit! All celebrations, and all those we love to treat for any occasion, we never...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stephensV2085YD
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October 23, 2018|
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Response from RevLou | Reviewed this property |
I would estimate about $250.00. Extra tip, if they go on a Sunday afternoon and do the Luncheon Menu, as opposed to the dinner menu in the evenings, they will get the same great food & service for a little less $$.
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Response from travelerwayne1997 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you know someone lucky enough to receive it. It will be a gift that keeps on delivering memories of an exquisite experience.
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