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The French Laundry

6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
+1 707-944-2380
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
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Reviewed today

For our 20th Anniversary we were lucky enough to get a table at the French Laundry. A little over two years ago we visited and it blew us away. If it is possible, this visit was even better. The restaurant has undergone a number of...More

Thank JCollura
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I and another couple ventured to Napa Valley last summer. We had reservations at French Laundry and Quince (San Francisco). Our experience with French Laundry was not so great. Service was fair. We were packed in like sardines. The person at the...More

Thank houston1949
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wow, what a fantastic meal we had at TFL. Incredible experience from star to finish. Service is flawless and the food is unbelievably good. We enjoyed out evening in the upstairs private dining room. Worth the splurge if you are into great food and service.

Thank jwobkk
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had heard great reviews so knowing our tour bus would stopping in Yountville for lunch, I quickly used an app on my phone to reserve our able. Very classy with great food.

Thank bskoczy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ten original imaginative courses for lunch. Full court press impeccable service. Perfect wine pairings. Really, really expensive but not too expensive because you have to make a secured reservation months in advance. Do it if you can. I’ll never do it again.

Thank jeffdrj
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a 5:00 PM reservation and were seated when we got there. We were given menus but not much was explained. We had to ask about how the wine pairings worked. Since only one of us was doing the pairings, the only wines offered...More

Thank Jr M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is expensive, but you are paying for the experience. Food was good, only disappointment was the wine. The waiter offered to do a pairing for us, and asked us for a price range. He did not ask what types of wine we liked, not...More

1  Thank TammyC16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible food, beyond our expectations. We cannot say enough good things about this amazing food experience. Each course was unique and perfectly prepared. Food that we would never choose were just amazing. They offer a visit to the kitchen and photo with the chef at...More

1  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beautiful grounds and building confirmed the quality evening ahead, and as soon as we were ushered into the dining room the highly attentive service was underway. In fact the table service was impressive from start to finish. It was professional, polite and ever-helpful -...More

2  Thank Jay E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! Can’t wait to go back! Food was incredible! Service was outstanding! Servers paid attention to every detail! One friend does not like seafood and the server was quick to notice and offer her another option. Can’t say enough good things about our experience at...More

Thank Debbie A
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pbsaw03
16 June 2018|
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Response from thehermit | Reviewed this property |
So sorry! Just read it today. If I thought I could make it in time.
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GLYSS
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?
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jimijoe43
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$240
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday
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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