Chowhound Presents: Table Talk with Chef Zachary Golper of Bien Cuit | Answers Are In! ›

More from Restaurants & Bars

Restaurants & Bars Washington DC & Baltimore

Sad News

Bob W. | | Oct 2, 2000 10:39 AM

One of the Washington area's most beloved restaurants, L'Auberge Chez Francois, was severely damaged by an electrical fire Saturday.

Most damage was to the kitchen, but the dining areas suffered smoke and water damage as well.

Owner Francois Haeringer vows to reopen in time for the holidays.