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Cafe Renaissance

163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
+1 703-938-3311
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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European, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Renaissane is just not another place to eat, it's a dining experience. Forget the menu. The chef will come to your table and ask you "what do you feel like eating tonight?" He'll not only make you a special dish, but will create what...More

1  Thank Claudia Z
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I had lunch here with my mom today. It was quiet and not crowded. We were promptly greeted and shown to our table. The server asked if the music was too loud which it was not. Music provided a nice background. White table linen so...More

Thank Linda V
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Great Greek/Mediterranean food. Have always enjoyed it. At times, hard to find a table. I try to go when less busy.

Thank 1941redhatnana
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Ambiance reminds me of Paris and the service and the food was fantastic. I opted for the Sunday Brunch and ordered the steak and eggs. It was a thoroughly enjoyable meal and I intend to frequent this small restaurant frequently.

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great in all ways. Very elegant, good food; great service. Be sure to make reservations. It fills up quickly especially on the weekends.

Thank linda p
Reviewed 29 August 2017

When we step inside Cafe Renaissance, we feel immediately transformed into a timeless experience in classic France. I wish we had the capacity to eat half a dozen of their entrees - they are all expertly prepared and attractively presented. Also there is a fine...More

Thank travelerwayne1997
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I was met by the Maitre D' which is the owner of the restaurant and has been there for many years. When we arrived we told them we had to leave in 45-60 minutes to a conference and they accommodated us and made sure food...More

Thank DemianKolb
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Accidentally came to this place for dinner during my recent business trip to Northern Virginia and it was a pleasant surprise. The owner/manager was genuinely warm and courteous. The price is fair and the Rock Fish with Scallop was cooked to perfection and the potato...More

Thank 39BornToTravel
Reviewed 8 August 2017

So despite some of the negative reviews, we decided to give this place a try for our date night. We were greeted with a French greeting and a warm welcome which set our expectation for some fine dining. That expectation was quickly let down. We...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

What a great place for a good meal. The owner - Saeed - will greed you and the food and service was exceptional. Been at many French/Italian Restaurants and this ranks as one of the best. Started with Oysters in a Pernod Cream Sauce-wow and...More

1  Thank Bruce W
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22 October 2016|
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Response from RMJ11 | Reviewed this property |
Food allergies and sensitivities respected. Sayed will do his best and kitchen is responsive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Vienna
  • Phone Number: +1 703-938-3311
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