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Cafe Renaissance

163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
+1 703-938-3311
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
163 Glyndon St., Vienna, VA 22180
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

Warm, romantic setting. Exceptional food. Top notch service. Located in the back corner of a strip mall. Recommend reservations, but not required. Definitely trying the Irish coffee the next visit based on how we observed their preparation and YouTube videos of their presentation. Baked oysters...More

Thank maxpr1
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Do not be surprised if the chef comes out to ask if you are happy with the selection or can he suggest something not on the menu that he will make for you.

Thank rich3feb
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Cafe Renaissance is one of the most Classy Restaurants I have every had the pleasure of dinning at! The food is incredibility delicious and the service is the best I have every had! This is the ONLY restaurant I have every dined at where the...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 20 October 2016

For continental food in Northern Virginia, this is definitely where you want to go. The atmosphere is warm, romantic even, the service is first rate and the food is most excellent. It is kind of hidden in the back of a strip mall, but lots...More

Thank goety911
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The best kept secret in town. An incredible 3 course brunch for $20...every Sunday. Just try it. You will be amazed.

1  Thank donna w
Reviewed 13 October 2016

My wife and I had our anniversary dinner at Cafe Renaissance. Everything was absolutely superb. Service was spot on -- attentive but not overbearing. The food was delicious (far superior to several French restaurants in Old Town Alexandria). The owner also stopped by for a...More

1  Thank DrDonnieDBA
Reviewed 16 September 2016

If you desire a personalized dining experience, Cafe Renaissance seeks your presence. Each visit is personally catered to your individualized dining experience. Absolutely no other restaurant offers these specialized options. Restaurant owner Saeed and Chef Ocean Joseph make each dining event something extremely special. Very...More

Thank maxpr1
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Went to Cafe Renaissance for Easter, but have been to the restaurant to for other occasions. This restaurant takes me back in time. It's small, quaint and the quality of service was outstanding especially on Easter Sunday. I've always had good dining experiences in this...More

Thank Lizzardooo
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

From the proprietors warm greeting to an extensive menu easily personalized to unexpected amenities, over last decade this local gem has continued to improve. While the walls are lined with art & small plaques of frequent patrons, the staff is thoughtful. You can breeze in...More

Thank RMJ11
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped in with the hubby for dinner. The atmosphere and decor is very charming, very European. The staff is very efficient, and pleasant. The food is good, but not great. Entrees range in price from high teens to $50 or so. They also have small...More

1  Thank onthemove222
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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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