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Le Pain Quotidien

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BREAD & PASTRY​
Organic baker’s basket: served with organic butter, organic jam and organic spreads 1190cal choice of our baguette, wheat, rye, walnut or five-grain 170-450cal
Croissant 230cal
Pain au Chocolat 300cal
Organic Brioche 370cal
Pain aux Raisins 350cal
Organic French Rolls2 320cal
Apple-Pear Turnover 290cal
Organic Muffin 290-400cal
Cheese Almond Danish 270cal
Belgian Waffle 490cal
BREAKFAST​
Organic Riz au Lait 130cal
Fresh Fruit Salad
Small 90cal
Fresh Fruit Salad
Large​ 130cal
Berries $+1.95
Low-Fat Organic Yogurt
130-150Cal
Berries $+1.95
Organic Steel-Cut Oatmeal
160-210Cal
Roasted Stone Fruit Oatmeal
With apricots, peaches and organic granola 360cal
Soft-Boiled Organic Egg
With bread 290cal served until 12pm, 3pm on weekends
Two Soft-Boiled Organic Eggs
With bread 440cal served until 12pm, 3pm on weekends
Side of Paris Ham, Hummus, Organic Cheddar
Aged gruyere or ricotta 140-510cal
Side of Smoked Salmon or Prosciutto
140-180Cal
ORGANIC BEVERAGES​
All of our beverages, including our milk, are organic
Pot of Coffee
5Cal
Cappuccino
30-80Cal
Latte
40-110Cal
Cafe au Lait
40-80Cal
Iced Cappuccino
30-80Cal
Iced Latte
40-110Cal
Espresso
5Cal​
Mochaccino
170-260Cal
Belgian Hot Chocolate
220-350Cal
SOUP & SIDES​
With a side of organic bread 90-210cal
Soup of the Day
160-460Cal
Side Organic Mesclun Salad
With cantaloupe, tomatoes, basil pesto and vinaigrette 290cal
Side Arugula Salad
With cantaloupe, tomatoes, basil pesto and vinaigrette 290cal
QUICHE​
With organic mesclun
Six-Vegetable
With artichoke and garden vegetables on a gluten-free buckwheat crust 370cal
Lorraine with ham, Swiss and leeks
620Cal
Vegetarian
With spinach, mushrooms, leeks and swiss 600cal
TARTINE​
Our signature Belgian open-faced sandwiches on our organic wheat bread
Roasted Turkey and Avocado
With whole grain mustard and tomato vinaigrette 400cal
Paris Ham and Aged Gruyere
With​ cornichons and mustard trio 610cal
Smoked Atlantic Salmon
With avocado and chopped dill 350cal
Rustic Tuna, Hummus and White Bean
With diced tomatoes and basil pesto 570cal
Aged Gruyere
With cornichons and mustard trio 680cal
Prosciutto and Mozzarella di Bufala
With sun-dried tomatoes and basil pesto 680cal
Avocado
With chickpeas, cucumbers and spicy tahini 480cal
Roast Beef
With shaved parmesan and basil pesto 530cal
Organic Black Bean Hummus
With avocado and spicy tahini 420cal
SHARING PLATTERS​
With an assortment of our organic breads 210-590cal
Mediterranean Platter
With​ hummus, babaganoush and taboule 560cal
Tuscan Platter
With prosciutto, black olive spread, shaved parmesan, ricotta and basil pesto 870cal
Board of Fine Cheeses
With aged crottin, Brie, Fourme d’ambert, organic cheddar, aged gruyere 650cal
SALADS​
With a side of our organic bread 210cal
Grilled Chicken Cobb
With organic mesclun, avocado, bacon and Fourme d’ambert 550cal
Tuscan White Bean and Prosciutto
With arugula, shaved parmesan and basil croutons 420cal
Organic tofu $+3.95
Smoked atlantic salmon $+3.95
Seaweed
With miso dressing add organic tofu or smoked atlantic salmon 3.95 100-300cal
Aged Goat Cheese and Arugula
With pine nuts, parmesan, organic olive oil and lemon 580cal
Mozzarella di Bufala and Plum Tomatoes
With shaved parmesan and organic olive oil 690cal
Quinoa and Arugula
With chickpeas, artichoke and basil pesto 430cal
Smoked Atlantic Salmon
With roasted beets, arugula and chevre dressing 340cal
Asian Organic Tofu
With​ tri-colored slaw and miso-ponzu dressing 160 cal substitute chicken 260cal
Shrimp
With​ organic mesclun, avocado, mango and tomato salsa 480cal
About
We're a Belgian bakery and restaurant serving simple, wholesome and seasonal food. Le Pain Quotidien means "the daily bread" in French, and like our name suggests, we're bakers at heart. Although our handmade, organic bread is how we got our start, we serve a variety of healthy options like organic coffee, pastries, eggs, tartines, soups, salads and desserts. At Le Pain Quotidien, we believe that food should be simple, nourishing and delicious. That's why we source ingredients that are local or organic whenever possible. We also believe in the importance of eating a healthy, plant-based diet, so you'll find many vegetarian or vegan options on our menu.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
French, Cafe, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This used to be the location of one of DC's best restaurants, DC Coast, until it closed after 15 years. Today was the first time I've walked in since DC Coast closed. I usually go to the location in Old Town Alexandria. Big fan. This...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CoronaOldTown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had to request water 3 times and then waited 10 minutes for a menu even though the place was half full. Staff needs training in customer service! Other Le Pain Quotidien cafes, especially the one on 10th and F Streets, has terrible customer service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Talentisageless
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

My disdain for Le Pain Quotidien is reaffirmed every time I step into one of their establishments, a process I am obliged to repeat due to the unaccountable fondness of my regular traveling companion for LPQ. To be fair, her bacon and eggs were pretty...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank davidfL7115SO
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you for your feedback and please accept our apologies that you didn't have a delicious and enjoyable dining experience. We hope to have another opportunity to change your impression of us. Please reach out to us at questions@lepainquotidien.com so we can make it right.

Reviewed 7 November 2018

The food here is served quite fast but the service itself is slow. I mean we had to wait ages to be seated, then a while longer for a waitress to spot us and take our order! And eventually in the end we had to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

'Came here last year as I was staying on Dupont Circle - as in other Outlets of this Chain, the Food Choices are fairly good, but the "Service" here was very bad before, and it certainly got no better in 2018. This year, I first...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gooner10-8
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

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

Reviewed 1 November 2018

So I definitely love this place. Went here today and was able to find some street parking...WIN. I came her solely for avocado toast. A lot of places offer avocado toast with a cut up boiled egg on top, I prefer a fried egg so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chelss215
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The place was very busy when we arrived but we found a table. Attracting attention can be a problem despite the number of staff milling around, the food was ok, portions on the small side.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lorraine C
LePainQuotidien, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

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

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the Embassy Inn and came here for breakfast every day it was lovely great atmosphere and good service

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DubbyWarwickshire
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Good. We were looking for some dessert and coffee after eating at one of the nearby restaurants, and this worked fine. Real friendly service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RoyceF_12
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

super nice place, the food was really nice and the staff were really friendly but service was kinda slow

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Maddie S
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