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The French Laundry

6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
+1 707-944-2380
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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5:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
6640 Washington St, Yountville, CA 94599-1301
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

More on the title of this review later... This was our second visit, separated by 14 years. Our expectations were high. We started with the signature cone, then oysters and pearls. We even received an extra egg custard with potato chive crisp after noticing it...More

Thank The_Cow_Whisperer
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is homely whilst the kitchen is large and clean. Service was great and the food served was an experience and good tasting. Its on the high end but after going to a few Michelin restaurant this restaurant is worth its stars. It was...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Yes this is one of the US very best restaurant, we knew we would have a great meal. The exceptional experience was beyond anything we could anticipate. The nine course meal is best described in the attached pictures

2  Thank rassociate
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Obviously the French Laundry is known for its extraordinary food, and the nine courses we sat through over four (!) hours showed the kitchen at its best. The presentation was amazing and the flavors of many of the dishes was incredible. What also stood out...More

1  Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the suburbs of Boston my two daughters have just headed off to their school bus with the taste of gourmet chocolates in their mouths and shortbread cookies in their lunch boxes – a last hurrah from their parents’ anniversary trip to CA wine country...More

Thank FrozenMe
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had very high expectations having waited 5 years for a return to Napa Valley to dine at the French Laundry as we were unable to get reservations the first time we visited. (Tip: American Express's concierge service was able to take care of the...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ummm, this may be sacrilegious of me to admit, but our party was a bit disappointed as we walked out after our much-anticipated dinner. Not to say that it was all a complete loss. The maître d' was welcoming and went out of his way...More

Thank Karolina H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here twice. It has been the best two meals of my life. The new renovations give a sleeker more modern look. I spent 350 (didn't get add ons etc) and just think it is simply amazing. It is simply the best restaurant...More

1  Thank Steven H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Off course there is a whole marketing thing behind it and allot can be said about this place but I believe anybody that enjoy food and gastronomy would agree that you can feel the “passion”, the love behind it. We started off with a very...More

Thank ApiciusHotelier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a lot to be said.... We had been wanting to go to this restaurant and finally we did !!!! Absolutely gorgeous restaurant !!!! From the moment you arrive you feel welcome by everyone. The place is absolutely charming !!!! Th first thing we...More

Thank Cecilia L
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6 October 2017|
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Response from Celia Z | Reviewed this property |
I would estimate $400.00 per person with drinks.
Colleen D
17 August 2017|
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Response from Pa C | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. However they might help.
8 August 2017|
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Response from Pa C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am just a customer, no relation at all with the place. I even live in another country. Hope your reservation goes through. Regards.
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Restaurant Details

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