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Cafe Dupont

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Wed, 12/12
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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly

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Continental Breakfast
Sliced Charcuterie, Local Cheese, Mixed Fruit, Homemade Granola Parfait, Croissant and Homemade Jam
Fruit Salad
Selection of Seasonal Fruit, Mint and Vanilla Syrup
Our Granola
Homemade Granola, Local Fruit and Organic Yogurt
Irish Oatmeal
Homemade Jam, Dried Fruit and Nuts
With large windows showcasing Dupont Circle's vibrant neighborhood, brasserie-style Café Dupont exudes a stylish hint of Parisian influence combined with the contemporary chic of the local Dupont Circle neighborhood. Serving locally-sourced and French-American cuisine with several healthy options, Café Dupont’s atmosphere can be enjoyed both inside and on its buzzing patio terrace. Serving locally-sourced and organic French-American cuisine with several healthy options, Café Dupont’s atmosphere can be enjoyed both inside and on its buzzing patio terrace.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
American, Contemporary
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We stayed at the hotel so it was easy to have dinner in the hotel restaurant. Excellent reviews give a lot to expect but the restaurant lives up to it and more! Breakfast gives you a lot to choose from and if you spend two...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank marikatariina
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We were staying in the Dupont Circle Hotel and dined at Cafe Dupont in the hotel. We had a wonderful meal. The duck was outstanding. There were many tempting choices on the menu. Our server, Paola, was delightful. One member of our party needed a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Dana R
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Great breakfast selection and very tasty... beautiful glass dinning room giving you a agreat Parisian cafe vibe

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank kikadee27
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

I love this place but stayed at another hotel due to cost. I came for breakfast and it was amazing. Sat at the bar area and was treated to exceptional service. This is a hardworking team and admired how they worked well together. The view...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Twinsguy
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Upon arrival we were seated quickly and given the menus. Our waitress was attentive and helpful. The menu has a good variety of dishes from steaks to salads, there’s something for everyone. Nothing seemed too much trouble and even asking for changes to certain dishes...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank TheWalkwoodOne
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The french toast was the best I have ever had. The croissant was soft and flaky like I it. The sausage was excellent.....everything was excellent.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank jic367920
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Me and my family had a very pleasant meal at Cafe Dupont, with very interesting and delicate creations from the chef and a very attentive service.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank 300paulor
Reviewed 23 February 2018

we were staying at the hotel, and had breakfast vouchers or the Cafe Dupont. breakast for the 4 of us was over $90! Our $75 vouchers made it affordable, but without them, we might have had to wash dishes. Food was decent, but way overpriced...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We enjoyed our breakfasts here. Everything was very fresh, and the portions were very generous. Great, accommodating waitstaff

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank explorewithmore
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The reviews we read about the brunch at this delightful place were true. And they met all of our expectations and more. The waitstaff were helpful and professional. Too many good things on the menu to lay out here. Just go and enjoy.

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank Dsessions254
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Response from Penn69 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so
3 October 2016|
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Response from N K | Reviewed this property |
None that are specifically noted as gluten free on the menu
27 August 2016|
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Response from Franchise35 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it's really cool. Right on Dupont Circle so perfect for people watching.
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