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Best American Restaurants in Fairfax


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A photo of Hamrock's Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Fairfax
Booked 23 times today
Hamrock's Restaurant is a cherished spot in Fairfax City, renowned for its high-quality American cuisine. The restaurant, nestled in a quaint 1800's home, offers a charming ambiance that is greatly appreciated by its regulars. Boasting a variety of American classics, the menu also includes gluten-free options to cater to a wider range of dietary needs. Patrons particularly applaud the seafood ravioli, stuffed shrimp over risotto, and the unique take on southern fried chicken. The cozy patio dining, attentive service, and the overall refined feel make Hamrock's a cherished gem. While currently lacking a hard liquor license, the restaurant still offers an impressive wine list and is working towards expanding its offerings. Whether it's for a casual lunch, a Sunday special, or a date night, Hamrock’s delivers an exceptional dining experience time and time again.
A photo of The Wine House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Fairfax
Booked 13 times today
The Wine House Fairfax, a full service restaurant and retail wine store, serving over 500 boutique wines from around the world to enjoy in your home, or in store with our handcrafted menu, featuring In-house Smoked Salmon to New Zealand Grass-Fed Filet Mignon. Walls of wine surround a small number of tables, and bar. Voted "Best Wine Bar" in 2020, 2021, and 2022 by Northern Virginia Magazine, voted "Best New Restaurants", by Northern Virginia Magazine, and the winner of "Best Wine List" by Virginia Living Magazine, The Wine House is open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.
A photo of The Capital Grille - Fairfax restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Fairfax
Booked 43 times today
Diners are raving about The Capital Grille - Fairfax, a renowned steakhouse that consistently delivers a remarkable dining experience. Patrons have commended the restaurant for its top-tier service, with special mentions of the informed and accommodating staff. Reviews mention the exceptional quality of the steaks, cooked to perfection and deemed the best in the DMV region. The Fairfax location is additionally praised for its inviting atmosphere and sophistication, elevating it to one of the best dining spots in the area. Other standout dishes include the lobster bisque, porcini rubbed ribeye, and delicious sides. The restaurant's commitment to quality and attention to detail keeps guests returning time and time again.
A photo of True Food Kitchen - Fairfax restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Fairfax
Booked 39 times today
True Food Kitchen - Fairfax is a gem of American cuisine, renowned for providing a healthy, plant-focused alternative to standard American fare. Customers appreciate the vibrant decor, wide-open space, and the establishment's ambience. Many positive reviews highlight the high quality of service, describing it as excellent, prompt, effective, or friendly. The food is consistently praised as delicious, with dishes like the Moroccan chicken, Brussels sprout pizza, Shrimp Tacos and the Ancient Grains Bowl receiving special mention. True Food Kitchen also caters to various dietary preferences and restrictions, offering great vegan and allergy-free options. Furthermore, regular changes in the menu keep the dining experience fresh and exciting. Indeed, the restaurant provides a great culinary experience which keeps patrons coming back.
A photo of Oh George Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Fairfax
Booked 6 times today
Oh George! Tables and Taphouse is a high-energy concept located at University Mall in Fairfax, Virginia. While serious about beer, with 24 craft brews on draft, Oh George! delights diners with more than ordinary taphouse fare. Serving fire-roasted pizza, custom ground burgers, salads and other tempting entrees, Oh George! has raised the bar.
A photo of Mackenzie's Tunes & Tonics restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Fairfax
Mackenzie's Tunes & Tonics is indeed an excellent example of good American cuisine. As mentioned by satisfied patrons in their reviews, the restaurant prides itself on its "fantastic service" and "delicious food". The owner, Josh, showcases great emphasis on customer service, by taking the time to greet each patron. The restaurant also provides an immersive American experience with its music selection that keeps guests at the bar longer than intended. Add the "amazing drinks" skillfully prepared by Max to the mix and you're in for a delightful American dining experience. Customers have voiced their satisfaction and plan to return soon.
A photo of 2941 Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Falls Church
Booked 29 times today
We invite you to join us at 2941 RestaurantBeautiful Views | Wonderful Food | Elegant Service2941 Named in 'America's 10 Most Romantic Restaurants Slideshow' - The Daily Meal | 2941 Named 'The 10 Most Beautiful Restaurants In All Of Washington DC' - Only in Your State | NoVa Mag Best Of 20182941 is one of the most celebrated restaurants in the metropolitan area. The restaurant is nestled in the heart of Falls Church, VA surrounded by lush landscaping, koi ponds, waterfalls, world-class artwork, and a lakeside view. Chef Bertrand Chemel offers contemporary American cuisine accented with bold French and Mediterranean flavors. Named by Washingtonian Magazine in 2014 as a 100 Very Best Restaurant, Northern Virginia Magazine in 2021 No. 1 in the Top 50 Best Restaurants, and by Eater DC as a 38 Essential Washington Restaurant, to name a few accolades, 2941 continues to charm gourmands with its sophisticated yet relaxed ambiance and inventive cuisine.
A photo of Kelly’s Oyster House and Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Fairfax
Booked 5 times today
Located in the heart of historic Fairfax City, Kelly's Oyster House & Bar offers fresh, vibrant sea fare from the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay. Situated just across the street from the City of Fairfax's courthouse and two blocks from the town square, Kelly's is the perfect restaurant for all occasions. Whether you're grabbing a drink with friends or celebrating a birthday, wedding, or anniversary, we at Kelly's are excited to see you! Kelly's boasts two cozy front dining rooms, as well as a large "Maine" bar and an oyster bar. On warmer days, our covered front patio is open to walk-ins. Furry friends are invited to join us in our outdoor space, but we ask that they stay leashed and with their owners at all times.Kelly's is owned and operated by Bill Hamrock and was established in the spring of 2024, and is a sister restaurant to Hamrock's Restaurant in Fairfax City.
A photo of TRIO Grill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Falls Church
Booked 12 times today
TRIO Grill stands as a beacon of exceptional Contemporary American cuisine in Northern Virginia. Renowned for its remarkable combination of creativity and culinary classics, the restaurant consistently receives high praise for its outstanding food, drinks, and service. Customers enthusiastically recommend this establishment for dining pleasure, citing the food as "phenomenal" and the service as "over the top." The fine American cuisine offered here evidently carries a distinctive 'foodie' twist, enhancing the dining experience with an imaginative approach to American staples. Dishes such as exceptional pork belly and tuna, delicious steak, lamb, and salmon, and unique concoctions such as roasted cauliflower and salmon chowder all receive high marks. The exquisite culinary offerings are complemented by a refined, comfortable ambiance, refined further by the soothing melodies of a live piano player. TRIO Grill has not only established itself as a leading restaurant in the area but also as a cherished venue for patrons celebrating special occasions.
A photo of Clarity restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Vienna
Booked 20 times today
RAMMY Awards Local Fine Dining restaurant providing nourishment & comfort. Shelter from the bustling world outside & let us look after you. Spacious Main Dining Room faces the open exhibition kitchen, Cozy Private Rooms, Open Patio, Full-service Bar or Chef’s Counter where you are right in the middle of all the action - your choice.Serving lunch & dinner, enjoy Clarity à la carte or gourmet prix fixe four-course dinner tasting menu changes frequently showcases the very best seasonal offerings, largely sourced from a close network of small farmers & suppliers from across the US.Everything is made in-house wherever possible: from charcuterie & bread to jams, juices and pickles.Attentive but informal, simple but sophisticated. Clarity is a perfect venue for private dining and special events. Our cozy size private rooms for smaller gatherings; and spacious rooms offer exquisite dining experience for large groups. Email us at reservations@clarityvienna.com
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