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Le Pain Quotidien

701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
+1 703-683-2273
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for a pre-flight fuel up and and being it was late morning the breakfast crowd had mostly departed. The service being a bit slow was a bit of a surprise but I surmised that it was due to a very typical "post...More

Thank John F
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are sorry that your experience was disappointing at our Alexandria Le Pain Quotidien. Please accept our apologies that you did not have the experience that we pride ourselves in offering our guests and your service was slow. Please send us an email at questions@lepainquotidien.com...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I tend to choose locally owned places to eat or locally owned chain restaurants. Realizing this is a chain restaurant with over 200 locations, I wasn't sure I wanted to support them - after all...Chipotle ...need i say more? My French lessons in high school...More

Thank CoronaOldTown
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for being such a loyal LPQ guest and for taking the time to let us know how much you are enjoying our Baker's lunch. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent service and fresh food and pastries. There is something for everyone here, it's a great spot to take a breather whilst wandering on King Street.

Thank Susan116
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad to hear you had such a nice dining experience. See you next time!

Reviewed 24 July 2017

We went here for breakfast on a Saturday. They have wonderful pastries and bread. I got the break basket and along with it you get 6 or 7 different spreads to put on jams and chocolate spreads. We really like the dark chocolate spread a...More

Thank Karen S
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

We are so glad to hear you had such a nice dining experience. See you next time!

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My husband comes to D.C. On business and I tagged along. As a good wife often does when exploring solo, I eat at places that he would rather not be drug to. This quant French-esque cafe was on point. Sweet service and a tried a...More

Thank Jessica S
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Looking forward to your next visit to Le Pain Quotidien !

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We enjoyed our breakfast at the La Pain Quotidien. We did struggle at first figuring out how to get our food and to determine pricing. You need to grab a tray and go through and select your food items from their employees. My selections ended...More

Thank homestead235
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Glad to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience at our Alexandria Le Pain Quotidien. We have forwarded your feedback to the management team and truly appreciate your important feedback. We look forward to having you back in again soon!

Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We wondered into La Pain this morning and experienced a delightful breakfast. Service was prompt and the food was great. I want to return for a loaf of bread and cheese. I really want to toast their great bread.

Thank Michaelkasperski
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Looking forward to having you back at Le Pain Quotidien. See you next time!

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This was like a rugby scrum. Too many tables crammed into a small space. We had the back of one guys chair 3 inches from the side of our table?! Lots of staff all doing their own thing but seemingly lacking direction. We asked 4...More

Thank P G
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We strive to present our guests with the best quality and value possible, from food to service. We sincerely apologize you didn't enjoy your dining experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver....More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We are "fans" of Le Pain Quotidien. It is a consistent brand the provides excellent breads, sweets, and omelettes. The service at the restaurant on King Street was very good. Our one problem, no fault of the management or staff, is that it sits on...More

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LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Thank you for being such a loyal LPQ guest and please accept our apologies that you couldn't enjoy your dining experience. We hope that we will see you again soon at our Alexandria Le Pain Quotidien.

Reviewed 5 May 2017

We had a late breakfast here and the food was delicious. I really liked the healthy options. However the portion sizes were inconsistent. My husband got the mini dutch pancakes and found the portion too meager for a meal. I gave him half of my...More

Thank ash789_99
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

We sincerely apologize for your poor service experience and hope you'll give us another chance to deliver a meal that is both delicious and enjoyable. We have forwarded your comments to our management team to address. Please send us an email at questions@lepainquotidien.com with any...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3014
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-2273
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