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Washington D.C Restaurant Near The White House

The Lafayette

Directly overlooking Lafayette Square and the White House, The Lafayette is a famed restaurant in Washington, D.C. featuring a light-filled dining room and carefully prepared menu of upscale contemporary American cuisine. With an attentive staff, stately setting and meal service for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch, The Lafayette provides a truly unique fine dining experience in Downtown Washington.

Weekday Breakfast: 6:30am - 11:00am
Weekend Breakfast: 7:00am - 11:00am
Lunch: 11:30am - 2:00pm
Dinner: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Sunday Brunch*: 11:30am - 2:00pm


*Lunch and dinner are not served on Sundays, only breakfast & brunch.

*The Lafayette will be closed for dinner from July 27-September 2, dinner service will resume on September 3.

*The Lafayette will be closed for brunch from July 28-September 1, brunch service will resume on September 8.