Celebrate Bastille Day At These Bethesda Area French RestaurantsCategory: Events, Food
Every July 14, the French celebrate Bastille Day, which marks the anniversary of the Storming of the Bastille in 1789, a major event of the French Revolution. Here in Bethesda, we’re a ways away from the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe, but we can still celebrate the holiday at home in the United States.
This Bastille Day, head to these French restaurants near your Elm apartment for a festive and authentic meal of boeuf bourguignon, bouillabaisse or cassoulet (and go ahead, try your best at pronouncing them.)
Bistro Provence, located at 4933 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda which is four minutes from your Elm apartment, is an open kitchen cooking modern French cuisine that’s served in a small Provençal-themed space and patio.
Executive Chef Yannick Cam opened Bistro Provence in the spring of 2010 with a vision of creating Bethesda’s finest dining experience. Infusing each creation with a passion for perfection, Yannick creates each dish from scratch with only the freshest ingredients.
Duck Duck Goose, located at 7929 Norfolk Ave, Bethesda which is four minutes from your Elm apartment, is a cozy eatery with outdoor seating serving French fare such as dry-aged duck and foie gras.
Nestled in the heart of Bethesda, Duck Duck Goose adds approachable elegance into daily life. Modeled after a French brasserie, you’ll savor each bite of their expertly-prepared cuisine, spanning classical to modern Parisian influences. From casual happy hours to special occasions, Chef Ashish Alfred and his attentive staff present a modern French dining experience in a chic atmosphere.
4933 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814
7929 Norfolk Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814