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“Good food..Long wait”
Review of Bacchus

Bacchus
Ranked #59 of 369 Restaurants in Bethesda
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $35
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Went for a family birthday celebration. They ushered us into a private,very attractive small room which we liked.
. However, we had a very long wait to be served. The waiter apologized and said one of the waiters was sick.Once he paid attention to us, the food was delivered to us in a timely fashion and they gave us free dessert to make up for the wait.
Their list of appetizers is extensive and delicious. We made a meal of just appetizers and we loved it.
I would go again but insist on better service.
The value for the food was fair but drinks were on the expensive side.

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Thank tamar115
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Reviewed July 14, 2013

I had the opportunity of dining at Bacchus twice last week. The first time on Monday night with just 4 of us and the second time on Saturday night with a party of 8. Both times we had an excellent experience. The food and service both times was excellent and helped make our stay in the Bethesda area even better.
We tried to choose a favorite dish but enjoyed them all. Both of our servers were very friendly and knowledgeable. We would definitely return when next in the Bethesda area.

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1  Thank drptravel
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Reviewed May 6, 2013

Good Lebanese food! I had the stuffed grape leaves - very yummy. My service was fantastiic! Ya - I'm a fan.

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Thank whollows
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Reviewed May 1, 2013

Have been in DC for four days - this is the best meal yet. Bacchus calamari - excellent - fresh with a wonderful butter sauce. Salad and fish kabob appetizer also very good. I thoroughly enjoyed the Fattet Makdous - exceptional. This entree has a combination of pomegranate seeds, eggplant, ground beef, yogurt, pine nuts, garlic and crunchy flat bread. A very wise choice on my part - absolutely superb.

Pleasant outdoor seating. Great service as well.

I am hesitant to rave on about a place, but this was really quite excellent

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Thank roboird
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Reviewed March 2, 2013 via mobile

Food is very good if you're in the mood for something mildly exotic. Unfortunately the service does not live up. On our prior visit a couple of months ago, the server was excellent. Last night It was mediocre at best. Common thread?? On the prior visit the dining room was empty. Yesterday (Friday) evening it was about 75 pct full. Moral of the story,,, be in the mood for exotic food on a Sun - Thu evening,,, suggest to avoid peak times!!

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Thank ObjectiveTruth13
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