Bistrot du coin - French, Fun and Friendly

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Bistrot du Coin opened its doors on Memorial Day in 2000 by Yannis Felix and Michel Verdon. The motto is French, Fun and Friendly, this is our guideline to bring you the best french experience ever. Located in the heart of Dupont Circle in Washington D.C. for 18 years, Bistrot du Coin is celebrating french cuisine 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Be our guest and discover our typical French dishes such as Boeuf Bourguignon, Blanquette de Veau, Raviole de Royan, Moules Marinières..., tastful appetizers like our French Onion Soup, Escargots, Foie Gras, Paté de campagne or homemade mouthwatering French dessert such as the Creme Brulee, Fondant au chocolat or Mouse au chocolat.

The word Bistrot or Bistro is defined in French as a neighborhood restaurant where you can eat good food at a fair price. The typical color of a French Bistrot is pale yellow to brown (otherwise known as Bistre) because the walls used to get dirty quickly from nicotine. Bistrot Du Coin is also known for its parties, three times a year to celebrate famous French events such as Bastille day on July 14th, The Beaujolais Nouveau on the third thursday of November or The New Year's Eve.

Outstanding Wine List

We are proud to introduce you to a large wine list including French wines from Bordeaux, Vallée du Rhône, Bourgogne, Loire, Alsace... Authentic French Cocktails, French and Belgium draft beers including Stella, Hoogarden, Leffe, Apéritifs such as Ricard, Campari, Lillet, Suze and typycal after drinks from Le Genepi des Alpes to the best French Apple Brandy. The best Champagne List with Moët et Chandon Brut Imperial, Veuve Clicquot, Taittinger, Ruinart, Perrier Jouët at a fair price !


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Come Celebrate French Heritage at Bistrot du coin. Bastille Day in Washington D.C. on July 14th, Beaujolais Nouveau the third thursday in November or New year's Eve. We can also accomodate large groups meetings.

Welcoming the Wine
New Recipes Workshop
Sandwiches for Kids

The Perfect Gift
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Because fidelity matters, you can now show and share your love for Bistrot du coin and our French Cuisine all around the world. Offering a Gift Card from Bistrot du Coin is sharing a real french experience in the heart of Dupont Circle. For any occasions, anytime you want, anywhere you are, order it online and get it mailed. You can get your gift card after having dinner with us here in Washington D.C. The Drawings are made by Tom Morris one of our most regular customers.



Book a table for two, with your friends or with your family. We take reservations up to 3 weeks in advance. Fill up this form mentionning the number of guests, the date and time you would like to join us and our team will confirm your reservation shortly. You can also contact us by phone at 202-234-6969.

1738 Connecticut Avenue NW, 20009, Washington D.C.

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