Farmers Fishers Bakers

4.3
10098 reviews
$30 and under
American
We have been working together to do everything we can to ensure we do our part to support and feed our community and our team. We are currently serving our scratch-made food and drink in our dining room and on our patio. We also have breakfast, lunch, dinner, weekend brunch, and weekday happy hour. If you would prefer to stay at home, we have To Go and delivery everyday. Our hot ready-to-eat favorites are available To Go for breakfast, lunch & dinner, as well as our At Home special seasonal menus, which are started in our kitchens and ready to be finished in yours. We have developed multi-layered systems to provide you with great food, drink, and hospitality and are continuing to adapt our operations to keep all of us as safe as possible. Visit our website to learn more.

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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 10098 People Are Saying
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4.3based on recent ratings
4.4
Food
4.2
Service
4.3
Ambience
4.1
Value
Noise · Moderate
80% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipMeghanD
Washington DC
17 reviews
Dined 9 hours ago
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

If you are thinking “it’s been awhile, let me go back to brunch because I remember this place was good,” save yourself the money and don’t. Go somewhere else. We arrived for our reservation and were seated shortly after. We waited for a waiter, but no one came so we went ahead and started the brunch offerings on our own. Ten minutes later, someone appeared. Drinks took longer than they should have to arrive. The brunch itself was poor as most items on the brunch menu were not offered or simply constantly out and not refilled. Asking for an item was met with “it’s coming” and it never arriving. For the table offerings, half never arrived after being ordered. Drink refill requests went forgotten. The overall atmosphere was disorganized chaos. Don’t go here for weekend brunch offerings.

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SunsetRA
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 14 hours ago
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

A wonderful time dining out for Father’s Day brunch with my hubby and 2 daughters.

Children under 6 eat FREE! Amazeballs!

Food was really yummy! My hot chocolate was so bomb!

Ambiance was refreshing,delightful,warm and inviting!

I loved seeing a diverse group of pple not only dining but serving in the restaurant. I really had a nice time.

I would suggest coming early and closer to opening times as it can get pretty busy and I’m sure longer wait times if not reserved ahead of time.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a wonderful meal outside with a terrific server Krupaul. The food was delicious, the ambiance was festive with the river in the distance, the illuminated fountain, people excited to gather again! Gazpacho was the best ever! Craft cocktails, delicious sushi and seafood options. So much variety on the menu. One of DCs best spots!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall2Food3Service4Ambience3

Menu said happy hour was until 6 pm. We were told by our server at 5:40 that the near round of drinks were full price. This was not communicated to us until after we received our drinks. Apparently they are switching to a new menu with new happy hour times although menu in front of us stated otherwise. Poor communication and poor way of acknowledging their mistake by having us pay full price for drinks that took 30 minutes to come anyways. Will think twice before coming back here.

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vipBreeElle
Washington DC
10 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall2Food1Service4Ambience3

No one liked the food they ordered. Friends were not impressed by the drinks. Overpriced. We will not be doing happy hour here again...

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded a day ago

I am so sorry to read nothing about your Happy Hour visit was enjoyable and you left under-whelmed by your experience. :( I'd love the chance to follow up and turn this around for you & your friends! Please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review, date dined and location. -Amy

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Anna
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience2

Farmers Fishers Bakers is an overpriced, very crowded restaurant. The service was incredibly slow and inattentive and I would not return.

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded a day ago

Oh no! Anna, this is so sad for us to read! We are very sorry for the poor impression we left you with and hope to have the chance to turn this around! Please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review, date dined and location. Thank you for letting us know and again, we're so sorry! -Amy

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Anonymous
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

I ordered the trout which was really yummy as well as the pretzel appetizers were really top notch!

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DavidF
Central Coast
8 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Service from our waitress Annie was terrific. She was knowledgeable about the menu and made good recommendations on drinks and wine.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall3Food3Service2Ambience2

There are many options on the menu and the value for the quality adds up well. My main issue was drink orders take a while to come and our waitress never checked on us after taking our food order. She came quick and often to get the order but once we placed it never saw her again.

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LyndsayS
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Server in training was hard to hear/understand. Otherwise the food was great!

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DaishaD
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall2Food3Service4Ambience5

I went for my birthday, trying to go somewhere I never been and I didn’t like my food. I ordered the Fry combo and the crab cake wasn’t a crab cake at all it was a filler. The fries were pretty good and the fried shrimp but then I still switched my food to the All American Double Burger which was good but It took for me to switch my food to have a great time on my birthday. My first drink I ordered I had to send back as well because it was nasty

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded a day ago

Bummer. :( We are so sorry the initial meal & drink you ordered fell short, and you needed to switch entrees and send back your beverage to better your Birthday experience. That's a true let down for our team to learn as well, and I'd love to make this right! Please email me a copy of your review, date dined & location: Amy@FRG.Farm to continue this conversation. -Amy

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Mike
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience4

Great food and fun vibes near the waterfront in Georgetown. Service staff seemed a little overworked (maybe thinly staffed?). Otherwise great place.

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vipLBRD
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall2Food1Service1Ambience3

We were celebrating a birthday. I should have known it was not going to be a good evening when the hostess said they would charge us a $3 per item "slicing fee" to serve the small cupcakes I brought that complied with our dietary issues. After we sat, we waited 20 min for someone to stop at our table for a drink order. And anther 5 min after that just to get water. Then got talked into appetizers that were "so small you should get two" - when one was more than enough - and waited an hour for food after that, which came cold. The vegetarian at our table ordered an impossible burger, and practically choked when she realized it was meat. The manager argued with me that the impossible burger tastes like meat so maybe she was mistaken. No, the order was mixed up. Various other issues with food but we stopped complaining because it so hard to get someone's attention and it seemed like to would only prolong our unpleasant experience.
Manager tried to make nice by bringing us a bunch of non alcoholic froufrou drinks that none of us wanted or liked. She took off about 1/4 of bill as well.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Corcuit and Abigail (at the bar) provided outstanding service. Food excellent as always!

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KC1212
New York Area
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing location! And amazing food! Highly recommend

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
11 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall2Food5Service1Ambience1

The waitstaff for our table was friendly. The trainee, adorable. Seriously understaffed! More hostesses than waitstaff. The hostesses sat guests quickly; however, the waitstaff was unable to meet the demand for service. It took 25 minutes for someone to come to the table to acknowledge us, but after my companion and I requested assistance at our table four times, not including the manager on duty.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

Food and service were horrible. I don’t plan on returning again.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Orlando
5 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Weekend brunch is always incredible...the kind of food you think about long after you’ve left! We always try to go when we are in the dc area!

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vipDebbiedoesdctoo
Washington DC
116 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall2Food1Service5Ambience2

The food was really bad this time. I’m sad bc I always liked this place before. Our waitress was awesome though.

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded 3 days ago

Bummer. :( This makes us sad, too! We feel badly your meal was not up to par and are super sorry for the "bad taste" you left with. I'd love to turn this around and ask you to please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review, date dined & location. -Amy

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DAVIDW
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great Place for impressive dates. Perfect atmosphere.

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded 6 days ago

Hooray! Thanks for sharing this with us and we greatly appreciate it! :) -Amy

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vipLisaJ
Orlando
7 reviews
Dined on 12 June 2021
Overall3Food3Service2Ambience1

They did not accommodate our reservation time.
It was extremely busy and loud.
We’ve been here many times in the past and did not have this experience.
Food was average.

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review and sharing these details with our team. I am so sorry your visit started off on the wrong foot, and the food served was also average at best. :( This said, I'd love to connect and find a way to make this right! Please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review, date dined & location. -Amy

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StaceyK
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on 12 June 2021
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

It was a very disappointing experience. Had a reservation, made weeks ago, confirmed 3 days in advance, for 6:30 for an outside table. Arrived on time. Waited for an hour for our table. Checked in with the hostess 3 times and she said something about when we reserve it's for a specific table and that table wasn't available even though there were open tables available. We left to find another place to eat. It's surprising because we've been here before (pre-pandemic) and even though it's always busy the reservations are honored and the service is usually quick. Big disappointment as it was supposed to be a graduation dinner. Not sure what happened FFB....but you let us down.

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded 6 days ago

Oh no! I'm very sorry to read this happened and feel badly we failed to accommodate your reservation on time. :( I also apologize you left without dining and this sadly & understandably lead to a disappointing start to your celebratory evening. This said, please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review (and/or private note) to touch base further. Thank you for letting us know and I hope to find a way to make this up to you! -Amy

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StevenB
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2021
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience4

Service very slow but our waitress made up for the delay with cheeriness.

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JamieS
Pittsburgh
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2021
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

A great place for everyone. There is something on the menu for any diner and the drink selection is sure to impress!

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KarenF
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2021
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience3

The food was delicious but expensive. They are adding a 5% fee to make up for the pandemic. Not sure that is the customers responsibility since we are coming out to eat to support the restaurant. Ask for ice as water is served room temperature.

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rprprp
1 review
Dined on 11 June 2021
Overall2Food2Service4Ambience3

Subpar. They try to do everything so they don’t do anything particularly well. Was not impressed with the cocktail that is their most popular one

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded 7 days ago

Bummer. :( We're so sorry this visit failed to WOW you and sadly, you left under-whelmed with your overall experience. I would love to have a hand in turning this around and please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review, date dined & location to connect further. -Amy

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vipGeoffryB
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on 11 June 2021
Overall4Food5Service1Ambience5

Food was amazing! Our first time at farmers fishers bakers, but have been to founding farmers before. The service was really really slow. But the food was great and made up for it

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jackieM
1 review
Dined on 11 June 2021
Overall3Food2Service3Ambience2

Pretty disappointed, the food was average, the service was fine but a bit slow, very noisy.

Farmers Fishers Bakers
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for your review and I am very sorry for the slow service & average food this time. :( I'd appreciate the chance to follow up and turn around the disappointment you left with- please email me: Amy@FRG.Farm with a copy of your review, date dined + location. -Amy

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Maddy
Washington DC
9 reviews