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Date
Wed, 6/20
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9:30 PM
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Bazin's on Church

4.5
2920 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
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Evoking the feeling of an old bistro, yet with a contemporary twist, Bazin's on Church brings to Vienna an inviting neighborhood dining experience. Bazin's on Church offers a contemporary American menu featuring organic and seasonal ingredients. The wine bar features a collection of wonderful wines from around the world, with an emphasis on California.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Bistro, Wine Bar
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Hours of operation
Brunch: Sunday: 11:00am - 2:00pm;
Lunch: Tuesday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm
Happy Hour at the Bar: Tuesdays - Sundays: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(703) 255-7212
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Patrick Bazin
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Catering
We provide a wide range of catering services and can do anything from hors d'oeuvres for a cocktail party to a multi-course meal with wine pairings. E-mail Julie@bazinsonchurch.com with inquiries.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Lawyers RD
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Parking details
Parking is along Church Street, or under ground parking under the building.
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Special events & promotions
Enjoy Live Jazz Brunch on the first Sunday of every month. We also hold frequent multi-course wine dinners. Please check web-site for dates.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

We are excited to announce Bazin’s Next Door will now be available for private dining, parties and intimate gatherings 7 days a week, lunch or dinner.

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What 2920 People Are Saying
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4.4
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4.4
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4.2
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94% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined a day ago

A group of us had lunch. Some of us had the beet salad and loved it. We had the snacks—pistachios and the ricotta cheese with fig on Cristina—both very 😋

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3.0Dined 3 days ago

This was my least favorite visit to Bazins. Food was overly sauced and lacking in flavor. Salads lacked presentational appeal. Food was fine, but not up to usual standards

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4.0Dined 4 days ago

We had a delightful evening w friends. We will come back.

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3.0Dined on June 2, 2018

Ordered the duck/foia gras ravioli entree for $23 to share with another person. There were 5 silver dollar size so we had no idea what really was inside. Couldn’t taste the meat. The Marsala sauce was purple - very unappetizing. Not worth the price.

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3.0Dined on May 31, 2018

Crab and corn chowder flavor good with a few chunks of crab and corn...liquid thin (with chives) mostly what filled the bowl...no comparison to say Passion Fish.

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4.0Dined on May 26, 2018

We loved everything except the noise level. Lowering the noise would improve he ambience.

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4.0Dined on May 24, 2018

Unfortunately, we had to cancel at the last minute so did not go to the restaurant.

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5.0Dined on May 20, 2018

Bazin’s never disappoints. Sunday Jazz brunch featured really good live jazz from a 5 person combo. Mimosas were delicious as was the crab Benedict and my wife’s quiche. Great place for Sunday brunch, or any meal.

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2.0Dined on May 18, 2018

My husband and I went for a date night. We haven’t been here for about 5 years, but remembered it was good. We were seated right next to the wall and the other side was another two top. It was very crammed, but I get places want to maximize their space. We ordered a bottle of wine which was $50. The cheapest was $48. Anyhow when it was brought to the table it was a twist off top. I suppose this is my fault for ordering it, but $50 for a twist top...really!

We ordered a fig app and it was good. I ordered a salad and it was incredibly bland. My husband’s soup was better. We were not offered pepper (none was on the table) and that would have helped with my salad. Our meals came out. My husband’s hanger steak was just ok and my salmon was also ok. We were hungry so we ate it and it wasn’t bad just not great. It was not $25-$40 per dish.

We ordered two desserts. The key lime tasted old and like it had been in the freezer for a while. The sundae was not great either. I believe they were $12 each and maybe worth $7-$8 each but not $12.

Our waiter, while nice was not around a lot. We saw him maybe 4 times which were to put our orders in and to get the wine.

Overall we were disappointed. If we are going to spend $160 before tip for two it should be a better meal. We could have gone to any other number of places for less and had the same caliber of food and service.

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5.0Dined on May 16, 2018

The food was very good, the service excellent, the wine as well.

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Haven’t eaten here in quite a while as it is hard to get a reservation. Ate later than normal but enjoyed it immensely. Quiet and no kids made for a very enjoyable experience
Matt was an excellent waiter

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Bazin's is one of my all-time favorites. I order the Maple-Miso Glazed Chilean Sea Bass every time I go. My daughter got the veal which was was moist and flavorful, served with a fresh, heaping topping of greens - nice accompaniment.

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3.0Dined on May 6, 2018

Kitchen does not seem as careful as they once we're. Service was only ok.

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4.0Dined on May 3, 2018

The new menu is excellent, but most importantly, it is prepared and presented beautifully.We have never been disappointed in our many visits, and we will definitely be back.

One concern I do have is that it doesn’t take many filled tables to raise the noise level to an uncomfortable range, particularly when members of your group are wearing hearing aids, as two from our group were. Carpets, window curtains and ceiling sound absorbers would probably help.

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

Always enjoy having dinner here. Great food at very reasonable prices. It is truly a neighborhood gem.

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

Outstanding brunch. Try the Avacido bread crisps, yummy!

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

Outstanding food, service, a great dining experience.

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4.0Dined on April 28, 2018

Dinner with my daughter and niece. All three entrees were DELICIOUS! Comfort food served up pretty!

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4.0Dined on April 27, 2018

Excellent meal with attentive but not intrusive service. We tried the Housemade Rocotta which was excellent...we considered a second order but decided against it. We had the Flat Iron Steak and the Filet Mignon. Both were delicious and cooked to perfection. The side dishes were perfect complements to the steaks. Our waiter was excellent. The appetizer and dinner were perfect.
We ordered the salted caramel tart and the cheesecake. Neither was that great.
We truly enjoyed the appetizer and our dinner but we were not impressed by the desserts.
We plan to return to this lovely restaurant.

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3.0Dined on April 22, 2018

I expected the food to wow me from the previous reviews I read and honestly, I thought the food was just okay. The appetizer food portions were tiny... 4 crispy medium shrimp for $13. My crispy chicken with roasted eggplant entree was drowning in sauce. It was way too much. Yeah, I don't think I'll be back to this place.

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4.0Dined on April 22, 2018

First time here but we will be back. Good menu, prepared as ordered, outstanding wine list. Noise could be lower.

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3.0Dined on April 22, 2018

My second time here and food was disappointing...
My friend had a flat iron Steak and she sent it back because meat wasn't really tender for being medium rare.
I had braised pork ribs and meat was hard to chew.
For $27-30 dollars a dish it shouldn't happen.
:-(
The crispy Oyster were very good.

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5.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Great overall experience, food & wine was delicious. Great ambience

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5.0Dined on April 20, 2018

My guests and I had a great luncheon this past Friday. The food and service were terrific! We will be back and will work on planning a Women's Club luncheon meeting here.

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

First time there everything was nice and the food was good. Our waiter was very nice and we enjoyed talking to him. I would come back.

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Perfect Sunday brunch with good friends in a great place!

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Perfect spot for an extended business lunch with a new colleague. Service was attentive and helpful - Jose was at the table when we needed him and thoughtfully left us to our conversation otherwise. Food was delicious and presented with skill and flair. This restaurant is a favorite for its food, staff, and comfortable yet interesting atmosphere. An excellent value with a deep wine list.

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Our visit was most pleasant---service perfect--excellent waiter have had him before and he is on top of his game. Food was perfect---Lobster Tacos excellent

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3.0Dined on April 3, 2018

Service was a bit slow and food was inconsistent. The Sea Bass was excellent. The duck entree, the crab and corn chowder and Crispy Oysters were disappointing. The Key lime pie and flourless chocolate cake were mediocre. We went for a birthday, specifically to try the Krispy Creme bread pudding, which was on the menu on the website, but was NOT on the menu when we got there.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Bazins never fails us. The food is original and delicious every time we go. Brunch was no exception. I had crispy lobster tacos, my husband had GF Huevos Rancheros and my daughter had the Belgium waffle with fruit and whipped cream. Highly recommend!

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4.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Bazin’s is always yummy and staff friendly and polite. Owners on premise and dedicated to their customers. Lovely spot in Vienna .

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

We will be back!

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4.0Dined on March 25, 2018

I don't know why I don't think to go here more often. The food is creative without being off-putting. Lot's of great flavors without "foams" and "essences." The menu has items for just about anyone that are complex without being complicated. I had the lobster soup as an appetizer, and it was one of the best I've ever eaten (including at restaurants in Maine and Boston). My partner had the lobster and avocado salad. It looked great, and tasted better. Both of our entrees were delicious and came in substantial portions without being too much. Will definitely keep Bazin's in mind for our next nice dinner out.

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4.0Dined on March 24, 2018

The food and atmosphere were great. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars was because even though we had a reservation, we still had to wait 30 minutes for a table. Also, the waitress was good in that she didn't mess up our order, smiled and was attentive. But she wasn't friendly and seemed to be very rushed. We will go again though, the food was so good.

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5.0Dined on March 9, 2018

Excellent food at a reasonable price. Specifically, the seafood here is amazing. I also really like the spiced olives appetizer. Service here is prompt but at times we find it to be a bit awkward. Both times we visited the server was very soft spoken and a bit hard to hear. Definitely go here for the food. You won't regret it.

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5.0Dined on March 9, 2018

Love Bazin’s. Food wonderful and service is always welcoming. Great restaurant.

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5.0Dined on March 8, 2018

Wonderful service and the food was perfectly prepared. Wine list us well thought out and provided many pricing options. A very pleasant experience.

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5.0Dined on March 7, 2018

Excellent chicken thigh appetizer but the Moma’s Meatballs were rather bland. Filet mignon was cooked perfect and very tender. Salmon was very good too. Little overpriced on glasses of wine.

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4.0Dined on March 6, 2018

Had a wonderful lunch celebrating a friends birthday. Enjoyed a delicious bottle of wine and everyone liked their meal. The restaurant was cold so we asked for the heat to be turned up and they were very accommodating.

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5.0Dined on March 4, 2018

Bazin’s is consistently great. The peach Bellini was amazing, as was the rest of the food.

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