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LAuberge Chez Francois

332 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-3213
+1 703-759-3800
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (46 reviews)
“salad” (82 reviews)
“lobster” (32 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
332 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-3213
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

We were here to celebrate my Uncle's 95th birthday and everyone made us feel special. I had the beef cheeks for an appetizer and lobster for the main course. Wow! Great wine list with some surprising inexpensive choices.

Thank DCAndrea
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

My most recent visit was my birthday lunch celebration with friends. The food was delicious as always and the service impeccable. The decor is lovely and the atmosphere very comfortable and inviting. Although I miss Francois' presence, I am pleased that the food and service...More

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 9 September 2015

There ere 4 of us,golfer friends. Two of them have never been in this restaurant. They were rom out of town. A usual prefix dinner.Breads,appetizers,salad, main course,dessert. I had the fresh oysters,tomato salad, meat platter a la Papa Ernest, and souffle. What a great meal...More

Thank Fredlacuna
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We went for a late lunch on Sunday and since it was not crowded we were able to sit by a window enjoying the view. Our meal was perfect from the drinks and appetizers to the entrees and desserts. The chive crepe was delicious and...More

Thank VAlovetotravel2
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I hadn't been to L'Augerge Chez Francois if maybe ten years and was really looking forward to sharing my memories of this special place with friends. The service was top notch and truly 'old school' with lots of obvious staff. The Sommelier was excellent and...More

1  Thank SleeplessInDC
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

From our early lean married years when this was a special treat just a few blocks from the white house to our 48th anniversary dinner last week, chez francois has never failed us. Like much of the wealth of the area, francois is now in...More

Thank DC196
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Have been going to this restaurant for 35 years, out in the country. The food, service, wine list and knowledge of the wait staff are exceptional. Nothing is left to chance, no one is ever rushed, they grow most of their own vegetables, they have...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We jokingly refer to this as our neighborhood restaurant, when, in fact, it is really fine dining at it's best. Many of the staff are long with the restaurant, and in addition to the dining room, a brasserie has been added downstairs and there is...More

Thank shisa
Reviewed 1 September 2015

It's a nice drive through the rolling hills of Great Falls past modest cottages and expansive mansions to get to "L'Auberge" as the locals call it. And when you get there you see everything in the parking lot from Teslas, to Porsches....to Toyota Priuses and...More

Thank daddy00
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I wish I could award more than five stars! The food was fabulous and the service superb - we neither felt rushed or ignored - our waiter was attentive, gracious and most professional. The atmosphere is warm and elegant. Although expensive, this restaurant is worth...More

Thank Patty F
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Response from travelerwayne1997 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you know someone lucky enough to receive it. It will be a gift that keeps on delivering memories of an exquisite experience.
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Response from VW49 | Reviewed this property |
I saw nothing on their website that specified a dress code. On my visit, there were a few guests with coat and tie, some business casual (coats and no tie), and quite a few in sport shirts (no coat or tie). For the prices... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$75 - US$75
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Springvale Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-3213
    (Beach Mill Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 703-759-3800
Travellers in the beautiful Alsatian countryside, seek out "auberge", the little family inns that dot the roadsides, to eat well and enjoy the scenery. They know they will find fine food and glowing spirits, at an excellent value. Welcome to L"Auberge Chez Francois, our French country inn a short distance from the nation's capital, nestled among lush woods and fragrant gardens, that has captivated visitors for over 50 years. L'Auberge Chez Francois is the ideal spot to celebrate special moments, private parties,luncheons, weddings and cooking demonstrations. Our menu is extensive and full of the flavors of Alsace and traditional French cuisine. Excellent food and service, attention to detail and a casually elegant atmosphere are hallmarks that have made L'Auberge Chez Francois a Washington favorite. We sincerely hope that you will enjoy your visit with us. Jacques Brasserie at L'Auberge is open Tues-Sat,5-9:00PM,Sunday 3-7:30PM. Reservations for Jacques' Brasserie via phone only!
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