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Clyde's Willow Creek Farm

4.5
4185 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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Clyde's Willow Creek Farm, located in beautiful Loudoun County, just minutes from Dulles Airport and Leesburg, VA, is open daily for lunch and dinner, and serves weekend brunch. Made up of 4 antique buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries, Willow Creek Farm is truly a one-of-a-kind dining experience. Seasonal outside dining. Several rooms that may be used for private events, and two private dining rooms. The rooms are filled with a variety of original artwork - from weathervanes and antique signs, to an original collection of Audubon prints, to restored 19th century carriages and sleds.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 4:00pm; Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:30pm; Dinner: Monday - Friday: 4:30pm - 11:00pm, Saturday & Sunday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
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Phone number
(571) 209-1200
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Adam Newton
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Private party facilities
Several rooms may be reserved for private events, from 6-150. Our seasonal outdoor dining features a pond, tall trees, beautiful landscaping, and is a unique setting for wedding ceremonies and receptions. A small private bar is available for private dining or receptions for 10-75. The Audubon Rooms, with their own bar, allows for separate reception and dining space. And the Samuel French Tavern, with its original fireplace, and whimsical wall mural, is the perfect spot for a private dinner or meeting for up to 8 people. Two upstairs private dining rooms work well for business meetings, luncheons, cocktail parties and dinners.
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Private party contact
Adrian Wagner and Tess York: (571) 209-1208
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Catering
Many of our dining and bar areas may be used for private and semi-private events.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Claiborne Parkway
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Parking details
Free on-site parking with several convenient entrances.
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Entertainment
Pianist Friday & Saturday nights in the Audubon Bar.
Live music Friday & Saturday evenings.
Karaoke on Wed & Thurs evenings.
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Indoor Smoking Area, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 4185 People Are Saying
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4.4
service
4.6
ambience
4.3
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Definitely a good spot for brunch. The menu covers a wide variety of tastes so it’s easy to find something that suits everyone. The drinks are tasty as well (maybe a little overpriced but beggars can’t be choosers). Our waiter forgot a couple minor requests (we asked for some limes for our water and one of the side orders came out incorrectly) but regardless, our meals were outstanding, and I highly recommend the steamed pork belly buns. Would gladly return again!

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vipPamela (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Beautiful restaurant, food was good but not extraordinary. Portion size was too large. Service was great.

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vipPinkShirtGuy (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

One of the better dinners we've had here and we come often. The NY Strip was absolutely amazing. Cooked perfect. We also tried the Lamb Stew which was also great. Service very good as usual. Tough to beat this place.

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Martike2 (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Clyde's Willow Creek delivered a great experience once again.
Were celebrating a quiet birthday celebration with my wife and could not have been happier.
Service was very good and nicely attentive.
We shared the Cuban pork egg roll appetizer and both thought it was sensational. Great blend of flavors but what set it apart from other Cuban pork renditions was the texture. The deep fried egg roll wrapping was a perfect foil for the flavorful treat. Highly recommend.
Also impressed with the shrimp scampi. The shrimp were plump and flavorful and the scampi was garlic-y delicious. The crostini was too crisp to be edible.
The crab cakes were typically delicious. Regardless of season, Clyde's makes an admirable crab cake. The shaved brussels sprout side was very tasty too.
As a surprise, the waitress/restaurant comped my wife's dessert. ALWAYS a nice touch. Thank you Clyde's for taking notice!
Wine list is extensive, well-presented, and extremely well priced. Our 1st choice wine pick was sold out (fair enough though since is was a rose and 4 days after Valentine's Day). Nonetheless, many other suitable selections were in supply.
Overall, thanks to Clyde's I could not have enjoyed a nicer night with my wife.

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vipBrad (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

We ate in a beautifully refurbished Vermont hay barn filled with antiques. Food was fantastic and service was wonderful

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newgeekintown (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Service: friendly, quick, efficient and knowledgeable.
Food: very tasty

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vipenjoyed (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Another enjoyable dining experience. Our server was very attentive although the entrees were a little slow in arriving. Very tasty meal.

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Carlhub (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Belated Valentine Dinner

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JesusP (Washington DC)
1.0  Dined 6 days ago

Stake is overprice chewy and not cooked the way I had asked. . I rather go to Ruth Chris.

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JimW (Richmond)
4.0  Dined 7 days ago

food was good but thought they should have had some Valentine specials.
Waiter was only average

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vipshari (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Great experience. We will definitely be back.

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EladioY (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Excellent Food. Excellent Service and fantastic ambiance.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Valentines Day

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Valentine’s Day dinner. Wonderful.

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

We love to go to Clydes for special occasions and have for many years. My former work associates and I meet there monthly for a great meal.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Excellent!

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Love the calamari! The bison burger on the jalapeno brioche bun is becoming my new favorite! Great atmosphere. We've done date night and also brought the kids on separate occasions, and both were great.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Valentines lunch. Excellent.

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RandyC (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

Great service and wonderful atmosphere . The bison burger was coated with too much blue cheese. All in all is was good experience with minor improvements.

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KimMac (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Very happy with our spur of the moment date night out. Dinner was amazing, as was my cocktail and dessert. Service was wonderful. Especially when we rushed our waiter at the end so we could get to a movie. Couldn’t have asked for a better meal and experience.

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vipMatty (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Beautiful & spacious farmhouse style restaurant. Food was good and plentiful. Great service provided by friendly and experienced waiters. Our table was adjacent to the bar area, and next to a warm fireplace!

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GreenCat (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

The service was fine, not great. The waitress chatted with a couple for a long time while the lady was nursing a baby under her garment. Even if we were not waiting, it seemed invasive. We waited to place drink orders, waited too long to order the main course, waited for return service, waited and waited. For a Saturday early evening and not slammed, the staff should be more experienced than this.

The desserts available were not in sync with the online menu and they are still not, with the excuse that pumpkin is not in season, yet Pumpkin Ravioli was available. Pumpkin is available all year round in a can now and the waitress was unpleasant about the situation, a bit rough around the edges, and unapologetic.

There are dividing walls that are only shoulder height, so there is little privacy in the center of the room. In addition, when a large person decides to place their elbow on the wall and not "share" the divider, the room is even less private, despite its excellent history and decor. Perhaps an additional partition above the low wood dividers would make the necessary improvement.

The manager was excellent and pleasant. He offered to comp beverages over the issues, which was more than generous. Overall, the food is well prepared, the rooms are historical making the restaurant more special than a typical chain, the hostess staff was friendly, but the table service still needs more polish.

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vipChris (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

This was not our first visit to Clyde's so we knew what to expect. However, we found it a bit lacking. First, our server was not attentive compared to the other servers we observed, and she did not bring the fresh bread she promised during our cocktails and salads. We finally declined it midway through our main course. We wre also disapointed with some aspects of the food: We fouund the 8 oz steak at $37 to be overpriced. And, the beef stroganoff, although tasty, only had 2 bites of beef in an otherwise hearty serving.

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vipSigsegv (Washington DC)
2.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Clyde’s WCF has gone downhill in the past year. Younger, less experienced staff has less attention to detail and seems less interested in getting things right. It’s like they’re going through the motions, but don’t understand what they’re doing. At least one dish is always wrong and when corrected, they still sometimes get it wrong, although it’s usually less wrong than previously. The problems exist and front and back of house.

We used to eat there at least a couple times a month, now, it’s about once every two months and will probably keep getting less frequent.

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OGR47 (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

As always Clydes was an excellent pre show venue. Early dinner seating provides plenty of time to make the theatre.

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

We enjoy eating at Clyde’s

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vipScott (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

Best coq au vin ever! Keep on the menu!

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PattyC (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

Wonderful atmosphere. It is warm and cozy with great food!!!

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

We love Clyde's at Willow Creek. Beautiful ambiance and quality food prepared consistently well.

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vipWillowCreekReview (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

Cheryl our server was fantastic. She gave us great service. Really enjoy bringing our friends and family to this neighborhood gem.

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