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Cafe Renaissance

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163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
+1 703-938-3311
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
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Reviewed April 28, 2015

It is always a joy to come to Cafe Renaissance for a meal. The owners are very welcoming, the chef is gifted & the decor is like a fairy tale. Fresh flowers, romantic murals, white tablecloths, candlelight. We are always pampered here! I can't wait...More

Thank Ellen Z
Reviewed April 18, 2015

My Father owned a famous restaurant in Manhattan in the 1950''s. He taught me how to evaluate a fine restaurant: guess what ? THIS IS IT ! Wait for a special occasion (or don't wait !), make a reservation at Café Renaissance, & treat yourselves...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2015

How did a charming, lovely restaurant wind up locating in a strip mall in Vienna, VA? Well, I don't know the answer to that question, but I do know this restaurant is a place worthy of any special occasion you wish to celebrate. Why trek...More

1  Thank MySunsetProse
Reviewed February 21, 2015

First time my wife and I ate hear over decade ago it was not very busy. We were surprised because the food was delicious. We used them to cater an event and have come back periodically. Now they are busy and the food continues to...More

2  Thank AngetheHungry
Reviewed February 19, 2015

Cafe Renaissance is located in a strip mall in Vienna. Looks can be deceiving. it is beautifully furnished with fresh flowers on every table every day and a fresh bouquet in the center. The owner is almost always there and goes from table to table...More

Thank William M
Reviewed February 18, 2015

This restaurant believes in old world charm. A place to have an elegant dinner. Tends to cater to a mature customer, but younger people brought up with proper table manners and an appreciation for good food will enjoy the restaurant. Withers helpful in answering any...More

Thank Pilaro O
Reviewed February 18, 2015

New Year's Eve. Crammed into a corner in a cold area off the main restaurant. A table next to us had kids and infant.....need I say more? Service was terrible, food was fair. the dinner was a fixed price, 5 course meal. Unfortunately, we were...More

Thank 462Rose
Reviewed February 13, 2015

Although the people working in this restaurant are very friendly, there is no quality to the food. The place was pretty vacant and the waiter hung around making it difficult to have a private conversation. All of the food was extremely bland.

Thank Judith K
Reviewed January 26, 2015

We recently celebrated a friends birthday at Cafe Renaissance. The outside does look run down and is in a strip mall. While the interior is better, I wouldn't say it looks like a fine French restaurant, but it was nice enough. We were greeted by...More

1  Thank traveldiva4ever
Reviewed January 25, 2015

Four of us were at Cafe Renaissance Friday night (1/23) to celebrate a birthday and an anniversary. We were warmly greeted by Saheed, the owner, as well as Chef Ocean and the waiters. Although we ordered from the daily special menu, the completely new main...More

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October 21, 2016|
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Response from RMJ11 | Reviewed this property |
Food allergies and sensitivities respected. Sayed will do his best and kitchen is responsive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Vienna
  • Phone Number: +1 703-938-3311
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