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Cafe Lombardy

2019 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-1813
+1 202-828-2600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“crab cakes” (14 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 10:30All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2019 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-1813
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We never expect much from hotel restaurants but were pleasantly surprised with this one. We had snacks in the bar followed by a meal in the restaurant. The food was delicious. I had the pasta dish and others had pork and fish meals and all...More

Thank BexBennett9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small cafe nestled in the Hotel Lombardy. Very nice food selection and the best staff I've ever encountered. Called down and ordered dinner for my Wife who thought the food was top grade. They go over and beyond in every way to assure customer comfort.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We looked for a place to have a Sunday Brunch and this was among the best choices. Other places were fully booked and had reservations for late afternoon which for was too late. We called to Café Lombardy and they were nice, open for reservations...More

Thank Eduardo O
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Cafe Lombardy in the Lombardy Hotel has to be D.C.'s best keep secret. A pleasant intimate room, it is a most welcoming place to enjoy a meal. The staff is superb, attentive and friendly without being intrusive. Mohammed and his team do a truly outstanding...More

Thank RRAway
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It's a cozy restaurant in the Lombardy hotel with a friendly and attentive wait staff. The eggs and bacon breakfast was scrumptious.

Thank TerrahFirmah
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Went here twice for dinner during a business trip. The ambiance is welcoming and cozy, and Mohammed is probably the best server I've ever had in a restaurant. We ate dinner one night and came back two nights later and he remembered the kind of...More

Thank Jen03903
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The small café restaurant at the front of the Lombardy Hotel is not well known, but it should be. It has a short menu with a nice mix of salads, sandwiches and main courses. The service is excellent and the room itself is light and...More

Thank Toomdc
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The food and service are exceptional and the quaint setting makes dining here very enjoyable! Make sure to have the crab cakes!

Thank Kareanne30
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The doorman greets you as a most welcome guest. When I asked about parking, he told me with a smile he can provide valet parking. When I asked the cost, he very kindly said it would be $20 which for DC is a decent value....More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 24 March 2017

we had several breakfasts while we stayed at the Hotel Lombardy it was always excellent and so is the service

Thank Joyce T
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Questions & Answers
30 May 2016|
Response from ioanjg |
sory no idea ; we eat about 8pm
Anna S
27 October 2015|
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Response from jmemms | Reviewed this property |
I would call ahead! muhammad can be very accommodating. It is a small restaurant and depending on how full the hotel is it could be empty or busy.
Richard M
20 August 2015|
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Response from tjlooaloha | Reviewed this property |
Don"t believe there is any. Saw people in shorts at dinner. Casual but no beachwear.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2019 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-1813
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
  • Neighbourhood: Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
  • Phone Number: +1 202-828-2600
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