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Grand Cru Wine Bar and Bistro

4301 Wilson Blvd, Ste 100, Arlington, VA 22203-4194
+1 703-243-7900
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
French, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4301 Wilson Blvd, Ste 100, Arlington, VA 22203-4194
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We started with flights of wine and a variety of appetizers and loved each one! My Halibut was perfectly done and dessert was great. Looking forward to eating here again.

Thank melbob2015
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We had over 15 people here for a family lunch. Everyone seemed to like their meals. Good menu . Certainly could handle our family get together

Thank zuni P
Troy T, Owner at Grand Cru Wine Bar and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thanks for coming in and Choosing Grand Cru for your get together.

Reviewed 6 August 2017

For our son's wedding in March of 2017, many of the out-of-town guests were staying at a nearby hotel. Grand Cru was by far the nicest location of all the many restaurants within easy walking distance. Just off busy Wilson Blvd., it faces a quiet...More

Thank yajoe
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoy this restaurant. There is a relatively extensive wine selection, and very nice food selection. Parking is not ideal, but you can park in the NRECA garage for a reasonable price in the evening. You have to walk up the ramp...More

Thank Gypsytransplant
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Nice atmosphere starting with a secluded locationwith a garden courtyard. Outstanding and mostly reasonably priced wine list. Excellent food. Try the lamb chops. They have a happy hour and a full bar too.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

My first visit to Grand Cru was on an unseasonably warm day this past winter. It was unplanned visit and I had my dogs and a friend with me. Their outdoor seating was closed for the season but they very graciously said they would serve...More

1  Thank lesliewilder
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The restaurant is quite hidden and you could pass it easily without notice. They have both indoor and patio seating. The menu is French inspired, but with an American twist. The food was excellent and I can easily recommend the rack of lamb and escargot....More

1  Thank awfountain3
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Attended a group private dinner. Had the filet and salad. DELICIOUS, Great service and quality! Other members had salmon, chicken or risotto - all good!

1  Thank MrsSED2016
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Happy hour has several choices of wine by the glass for $4.00 which can be enjoyed on the patio. There are some happy hour food choices also. A very nice place to relax on a warm evening

1  Thank Wyliegal
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The food was very good but menu limited. Staff friendly and attentive. We were very disappointed to see a $12 corkage fee for a bottle that had a twist off cap.

Thank 706deborahw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4301 Wilson Blvd, Ste 100, Arlington, VA 22203-4194
  • Public Transportation: Ballston Metro Stop on the Orange Line. Exit and walk kitty corner through the courtyard with the Cosi and Potbelly Sandwich shops. Grand Cru is located in the next courtyard with the fountain.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-7900
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Grand Cru is a French American Bistro and Wine bar offering fine food in a cozy European style atmosphere. One of the key advantages of Grand Cru is our on site wine store with over 450 premium wines from around the world. Any of these retail priced wines can be enjoyed with your dinner with a modest on premise service fee. Grand Cru also features a selection of over 50 domestic and hard to get imported beers. The menu at Grand Cru consists of an impressive array of tapas items, world class entrees, fondue and hand crafted desserts. the idea is equisite food paired great wines at a price you can afford. But if you are in the mood to eat at home, stop by and pick up a bottle of wine to go.
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