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“Not just eggs.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Eggspectation

Eggspectation
5009 Westone Plaza Dr., Chantilly, VA 20151
703 263-7444
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Ranked #5 of 134 Restaurants in Chantilly
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: French, American
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Dumfries, Virginia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Not just eggs.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

This restaurant also prepares vegetarian fare, and eggs any way imaginable. The price is moderate, but the food is always well-prepared. There is a notable dearth of good affordable food in the DC area.

Visited April 2012
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Tampa, Florida
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231 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Eggsellent”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

Great selection of egg dishes. Very fresh and wait staff was outstanding! I frequented this establishment for a few months because of its unique menu and great service.

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Centreville, Virginia
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Three Strikes and you're OUT!!!”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Our third trip to Eggspectation, Chantilly, VA. Each time we ordered eggs and each time they asked how we wanted them cooked. Each time we said over-medium. Now with a name like "Eggspectation" we would all expect that cooking eggs would be their specialty, and we have a realistic expectation that they are good at cooking eggs - right?. No, not quite!!! Each time the eggs have come to the table undercooked. The whites of the eggs are not firm, but are runny, wet and watery...almost a perfect over-easy. The toast was cooked too soon and each of the three times the toast came out cold. Hey.... coffee was good!!! Really wish they had a better internal review system so incorrectly prepared meals would not be delivered to the table. Sure, they offered to re-cook the eggs, and the waiter agreed that they were runny and undercooked. Maybe they should invest in egg cooking training for the breakfast-time egg cook. We will not go back.. three strikes and Eggspectation is OUT!!!

  • Visited August 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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Washington DC
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Great breakfast place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Great omelette combinations and great service. Overall not as good as the one in Montreal, but a good anytime meal experience

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Raleigh, NC
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Crazy Busy on Saturday Morning”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Very busy, but service was very good. The food was promptly served and it was hot when delivered. Tons of egg dishes (Duh!) and the coffee was good, too. Well worth the trip!

Visited August 2012
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