2941 Restaurant

4.8
6809 reviews
$31 to $50
French American
We invite you to join us at 2941 Restaurant
Beautiful Views | Wonderful Food | Elegant Service
2941 Named in 'America's 10 Most Romantic Restaurants Slideshow' - The Daily Meal | 2941 Named 'The 10 Most Beautiful Restaurants In All Of Washington DC' - Only in Your State | NoVa Mag Best Of 2018
2941 is one of the most celebrated restaurants in the metropolitan area. The restaurant is nestled in the heart of Falls Church, VA surrounded by lush landscaping, koi ponds, waterfalls, world-class artwork, and a lakeside view. Chef Bertrand Chemel offers contemporary American cuisine accented with bold French and Mediterranean flavors. Named by Washingtonian Magazine in 2014 as a 100 Very Best Restaurant, Northern Virginia Magazine in 2013 as one of the Top 50 Best Restaurants, and by Eater DC as a 38 Essential Washington Restaurant, to name a few accolades, 2941 continues to charm gourmands with its sophisticated yet relaxed ambiance and inventive cuisine.

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Experiences

  • Three-Course Prix-Fixe $65

    Multiple dates available

    Choice of one appetizer, one entrée and one dessert from our A la Carte Menu Available Tuesday-Thursday
  • Chef's Summer Tasting Menu

    Jun 3 - Jul 6, 2021

    5-Course | $99

Offers

  • Collect 1,000 bonus points

    Fri - Sat 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

    Receive points for dining rewards, KAYAK hotel savings and more.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 6809 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.8based on recent ratings
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Food
4.8
Service
4.7
Ambience
4.4
Value
Noise · Moderate
97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipRenee
Washington DC
44 reviews
Dined 19 hours ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I was quite pleased with the service and food quality. The food is always of high quality and inventive. The service for 2941 has been inconsistent over the years so I was excited for them to bring back high quality service!

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CarolF
1 review
Dined 19 hours ago
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

The 3 course prix fixe is an excellent choice because it is substantial in terms of price and portioning. The service by Mike was excellent and made our anniversary special. The food is exquisite. Highly recommend this place.

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Retired
Washington DC
21 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

The food and the cocktails were uniformly delicious, across all four of us (a lot of sharing). This was a Tuesday night, but the dining room was almost full, and the wait staff were very busy, so service started slowly but got much better by 8:15, as a lot of the early diners left. Noise level was very high at first for older ears, especially for hearing the staff through their masks, but that also got much better as early diners left and the noise level dropped. It was a beautiful night, and we enjoyed the open airiness of the dining room, walking outside, watching the koi in the pond, and looking at the lake. As this was our first night out to eat in a restaurant since the start of the pandemic, really the evening could not have been bettered, so the experience was well worth the price. Started at four stars but ended on a high five. A meal and an evening to remember.

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CrysC
Washington DC
11 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was another great night at 2941. This time we sat at the bar and had the full tasting menu and great drinks. Hubby's Kentucky bourbon drink sat for far too long before they served it to us. Almost as soon as one bartender served it, the other one swept in to say they would be giving us another drink because the first drink may have been watered down. I appreciate the excellent service. Always,

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viptingold
Washington DC
139 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

A family gathering of eight to celebrate several milestones. Six of us had the tasting menu and two ordered à la carte. Everything was wonderful: scallops ceviché, risotto, zucchini blossoms, rib eye steak received exceptional accolades. Service was very good even though two wedding receptions were also being held in private rooms.

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OpenTable Diner
Houston
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious dinner with outstanding service

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vipMLVP
Washington DC
15 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was such a wonderful treat! We love this restaurant! One of the best in the area!

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Foodie
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Absolutely amazing all around. The food and the wine pairings were divine. I would definitely go again.

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PamInClifton
Washington DC
28 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3Food4Service5Ambience2

Compared to other fine dining restaurants, we found 2941 to be, somehow, more industrial, less intimate. Ceilings are too high; lighting is too bright. Food was interesting, but not as delicious.

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RichardS
Pittsburgh
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our food was excellent, particularly the tuna tartare and soft shell crab tempura appetizers and halibut and beef tornadoes mains. The wait staff was knowledgeable and attentive. A lovely evening.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
9 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food and atmosphere was excellent!! Kentucky Barrel Smoke is the best!!!! Will definitely dine here again great experience...

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vipGinaC
Richmond
5 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

A lovely evening in comfortable, elegant, and beautiful surroundings. Food is consistently delicious and interesting.

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vipJoTo
Dallas
37 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

A real Gem located in a pretty area of fairfax county. Food and service were excellent. Food portions are what you expect from an expensive restaurant.

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vipOspreys
Washington DC
30 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Julio is a wonderful waiter.

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vipRayB
Washington DC
15 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Fabulous food and festive atmosphere!

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DianaN
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2021
Overall3Food3Service4Ambience4

Not enough vegan options

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vipbixie
Washington DC
78 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

An amazing five course tasting menu. Each coarse was wonderful and the wine pairing was perfect!! It does not get any better than this in Northern Va. A superb restaurant!

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vipJuneB
Washington DC
5 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

It was great to return to such a good restaurant. Selection was excellent though more limited than previously. Service was outstanding and a perfect way to celebrate a birthday. Did miss the valet parking, however.

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MaxAndFriend
Washington DC
8 reviews
Dined on 5 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Beautiful outdoor dining area overlooking a lake

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vipVtth8a
Washington DC
14 reviews
Dined on 4 June 2021
Overall3Food5Service5Ambience5

Very fast service which caused us to spend $200 on a meal for two in an hour. I hadn’t finished my cocktail before my dinner arrived. I would have preferred wine with dinner. Slow down and let us enjoy your restaurant!

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FrancisB
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on 3 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awesome date night with my wife. The service, ambience and food were excellent. Highly recommended for those special occasions with that special someone!

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vipdiner
Washington DC
12 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent birthday meal! Decor, atmosphere, service, food, all top notch. Will be dining there soon again.

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vipTimH
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service3Ambience5

Great dining experience!............................

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BiancaB
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Easy booking. Staff very attentive. Food was delicious. The appetizers were quite abundant. Fish and meat were cooked perfectly.

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vipLaura
Washington DC
12 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Seriously there is no better restaurant in the DMV -- best Chef EVER!

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Dwight
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2021
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

Worth it for a date night with my wife. Close to the house. Secluded spot. Requiring a card on file prior to the date eliminates any poor people from Southern Maryland from attending and ruining the environment.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2021
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience3

Maybe it was a one-off, but based off last night’s experience at 2941, it’s not what it used to be. We had one fantastic course with a sauce that would be expected from the restaurant. The rest was “meh” at best. My entree was so acidic that I opted to pass on it. My husband and I both agreed that if we hadn’t visited before and know what we think it’s capable of, we wouldn’t visit again. Disappointing.

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Sorelle
Baltimore
1 review
Dined on 28 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The staff was very professional, friendly and welcoming. The restaurant was very esthetic and elegant. I love the very calming music in the background. Lastly I loved the pond outside and our waiter was the best

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Brunchfinder
Orlando
11 reviews
Dined on 28 May 2021
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience3

Place was very nice but too loud for a quiet conversation. It was hard to hear the music with the 2 groups at the other side in the bars. Table had glass on the floor and left over wrappers from previous customer. Server picked it up once notified. Server was excellent and very professional. Knew the menu very well. Tuna tartare was ok. I wish it didn’t look like a hamburger patty. For someone that does not like raw meat, the presentation was not good. It should look different. Tuna was very good and fresh. The salad appetizer was also good and well plated. Husband had rib eye platter and it was cooked perfectly. I had the tortellini and it was also very good and plated nicely. Desserts were delicious! We had an anniversary treat from the chef of chocolate mousse and strawberry sauce. Excellent! I had strawberry rhubarb dessert and the different tastes on the plate were fantastic. My husband ordered the honey bee dessert. This was the least favorite of the three. It was just ok. I had 2 cocktails and my favorite was the mule. Cappuccino was also very good.

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MGdine
Kansas City
2 reviews
Dined on 28 May 2021
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Wonderful food and service.

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heathgirl1
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 28 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The foods is outstanding as always. Great place to celebrate my daughter's graduation. Good business to have events: engagement and rehearsal party, I am wondering if it is harder to achieve attention to details in the kitchen. I found the mashed potato to be a bit on the salty side. Was surprised at the "Energetic level of the noise". Will I choose to dine here again, yes. I would try to dodge the "events" if I can.

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Laura
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Their mid-week pre-fixe menu is delicious and a great value. We'll be going back to try their chef's tasting menu next.

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MarkR
Washington DC
9 reviews
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Having dined at 2941 before we chose it as our first post-pandemic indoor destination. Good and service were both great.

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irmam
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Service was wonderful the food was excellent The gentleman that served us was wonderful explained the menu very well will be coming back

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vipDonna
Washington DC
14 reviews
Dined on 26 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

It always seems so odd to find a fab restaurant in an office park, but it is lovely! It was too bad that thunderstorms meant no outdoor dining, but the dining room was airy and beautiful. It took a while for us to get drinks. When they arrived they were very well done. The food was superb and the portions were generous. The butter poached lobster appetizer was amazing!

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Arya
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 26 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a wonderful evening celebrating and matched the occasion with delicious cocktails and food. They knew it was our anniversary and seated us at a prime table and with a special treat at the end. The personalized touches were really nice and appreciated. We also liked that safety measures were in place. We will be back the next time we are looking to be spoiled!

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JamesW
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

2941 provides an elegant dining experience with exquisite food offerings, superbly trained staff, and a welcoming ambiance.

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DianaS
1 review
Dined on 25 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Excellent food and service. We go there quite often and it never disappoints.

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RobertH
1 review
Dined on 25 May 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a wonderful outdoor dining experience at 2941 The service, food, and ambience were on point. We chose the pre-fixe menu. The plating of the food was very artistic and our server Jennifer did an outstanding job of describing each dish. The entire dining experience was an A++.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on 25 May 2021
Overall2Food4Service1Ambience1

I have dined at 2941 several times and even hosted medium sized parties (20 to 30 people) there for special occasions and those experiences were outstanding. Not so when I dined there earlier this week due to poor service. Four of my party of five were just seated when the waiter launched into the menu explanations never bothering to ask the whereabouts of the fifth person, who happened to be standing directly behind him having just returned from parking the car. We waited at least 15 minutes before we were asked for our cocktail order. Then it was nearly another 15 minutes before our drinks arrived. Our meals arrived and we had to flag down a staff member to have our waiter return to take our wine order. I trust the inferior service was a result of too few staff as 2941 adjusts to the increased demand by diners wanting to eat on the premises. Frankly, if this was my first 2941 experience, I’d likely not return. But I have too many good memories of the place and will return hopeful for improved service. Food and beverages were outstanding.

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You can order delivery directly from 2941 Restaurant using the Order Online button. 2941 Restaurant also offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (703) 270-1500.

2941 Restaurant is rated 4.8 stars by 6809 OpenTable diners.

2941 Restaurant does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.giftrocker.com/secure/Order/?h=6683b6e5.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.