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The French Laundry

6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
+1 707-944-2380
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
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Reviewed yesterday

We went as a group of 6 ppl and after much excitement and years of anticipation, the experience was perfectly fine. The food and decor were truly underwhelming. We sat right next to the bathroom (ok it is fine, but not great), the lighting was...More

Thank Chelsea D
Reviewed 6 days ago

A wonderful meal and nothing disappointing. Staff very good too. Nothing was too much trouble. I cannot eat dairy and the food I had was delicious.

Thank margareta s
Reviewed 1 week ago

from the time you walk through the door you are trying to guess what wonderful things you are smelling and eating! The sauces are amazing and the presentation wonderful. This is a bucket list thing as you could not make a habit . Be sure...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment you pull up and witness the fragrant blooms that beckon you and propel you forward through the french blue door you know your in for an amazing night of gastronomic delights. Lisa was the consummate professional and everything was timed impeccably. I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a couple from Puerto Rico who went to Napa to celebrate our 50th birthday with some friends and family. Our trip was supposed to be in October, but due to Hurricane María, it was postponed until this April. The property is the quintessential...More

1  Thank Heydoc96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment you set your alarm on your iPhone to make the reservation following the Voice Recording detailed message to the Inth of its instruction...you know you’re about to experience something great. We sat in the Boardroom just off the wine cellar and were...More

1  Thank tne1025
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For those that celebrate food and truly appreciates the artistry and inspiration that goes into Chef Keller’s dishes and presentation, this is an experience like no other. Honestly it was the best food we’ve ever had! The whole experience starts when you arrive. The first...More

3  Thank Teri Ann S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After so much anticipation and the build up for this place, I'm EXTREMELY disappointed that this meal was not exceptional! It's hard to even recall exactly what I ate b/c so many of the dishes were so underwhelming and I think I'm still trying to...More

2  Thank Sandy Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sure, it's excessive, expensive, over the top- but it's SO worth it. It's much more than a meal, it's an experience. The food was amazing, of course, but the ambiance and energy was also perfect. The music playing was lively, service wasn't stuffy. Everything was...More

2  Thank Tara M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is well worth all of the hype. The restaurant is amazing, the food and the service. Never tasted good this amazing. All of the food is perfectly prepared. Every dish just keeps getting better. It's a good thing I don't live close. I...More

Thank Danny B
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5 March 2018|
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Response from homazoma | Reviewed this property |
maybe try to the concierge of the hotel you were going to stay at?
6 October 2017|
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Response from Benedicte C | Reviewed this property |
It's $400 per person upfront not refundable and then you had wines, supplements. We ended up with a $600 bill per person. I'm not sure there are that many restaurants out there which are worth that much and the French... More
Colleen D
17 August 2017|
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Response from Pa C | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$240
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
    (Creek Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Yountville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-944-2380
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