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American Tap Room - Reston, VA

4.2
453 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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  • Bar Seating
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Casual
This is American Regional Cuisine at its classic, pub-inspired best. The food is fun and what we like to call “approachable”. You’ll also enjoy some twists on the classics with taste-inspired ideas like our Chicken Marsala and delicious new Flatbreads. At the American Tap Room - Reston, VA we believe in using local ingredients as much as possible and, yes, everything we serve goes well with beer.

Ranging from weekend brunch, to a casual lunch outing or an after-work gathering in our bar, each dining experience is uniquely enjoyable.

Enjoy your time with us on our outdoor patio, inside by the fireplace, or by booking a private event.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Sunday 10AM–12:00AM
Monday 11AM–12:00AM
Tuesday 11AM–12:00AM
Wednesday 11AM–12:00AM
Thursday 11AM–12:00AM
Friday 11AM–2AM
Saturday 10AM–2AM

Brunch every Saturday, Sunday & Federal Holiday.
10AM - 3 PM
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Phone number
(703) 834-0400
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Catering
We Can Do anything from black tie to no Tie just ask for our catering menu
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Market Street
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Parking details
Plenty of covered parking, open parking lot, and street parking; all free.
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Public transit
Bus Stop at Town Centre Parkway
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Special events & promotions
Party planning leave that up to us.
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Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Whether celebrating a special occasion with family and friends or hosting a corporate event, American Tap Room - Reston, VA can accommodate all of your special event needs.

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What 453 People Are Saying
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4.2  based on recent ratings
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4.2
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4.0
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80% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipHeidiP (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 7, 2018

Great menu and ambiance. And for someone who has sworn she’d never eat Brussels sprouts, I couldn’t believe how good they are! Will keep this place on my list of favorites.

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vipTowsondining (Washington DC)
3.0  Dined on January 13, 2018

Food was uninteresting and the service was fair. Not a destination restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
3.0  Dined on January 7, 2018

Eggs were cooked wrong; Second time good.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

A great experience at America Tap Room...as always. Service was great and unfortunately we had to leave early as a toddler was becoming out of control and we didn't want to inconvenience anyone. Up until the tantrum, everything was fine but the server handled it with grace.

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OpenTable Diner (Orlando)
5.0  Dined on November 11, 2017

One of my favorites in Reston Town Center. Great food, service, and price!$

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Rdchad (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on October 27, 2017

Food was great! Location is perfect and parking is close. Our waitress seemed new and unsure of the menu, but we worked through that and everything else was great! We will be back for sure.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
2.0  Dined on October 20, 2017

The food was overpriced, the menu was extremely small

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
2.0  Dined on October 8, 2017

We came in after running the Army 10 miler. My husband ordered the hangover burger without cheese and without ranch. The first burger that was brought out had ranch on it and he asked if he could get a new one to reflect the correct order. When the second burger was brought out it had cheese on it. We were never checked on once the second burger was brought out and it was incorrect again. Very disappointed.

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vipJosy (New York Area)
2.0  Dined on October 7, 2017

There was a street fair, seating outside was too noisy as was seating inside. Great waiter but order not correct, they forgot fried onions & baked potato, brought mashed potatoes. Meat was good, second wine glass was delivered at the end of my meal, so I refused it.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
2.0  Dined on October 2, 2017

This used to be my family's favorite restaurant, but the last couple years it has really gone downhill. They changed the menu and the food was not good. They brought back my favorite - crab cakes - but they don't taste anything like the old ones. Also, the new remoulade sauce is awful, and it used to be incredible. Don't know why they messed up a good thing...

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OpenTable Diner (Miami)
2.0  Dined on August 25, 2017

Reservation was at 7pm, waitress did not show up until 7:15pm main courses one over cooked other under cooked. Restaurant was basil you empty did not leave until 9:15pm.

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vipDisappointed (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on July 29, 2017

Overall good food and service with positive customer focus

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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on July 27, 2017

I've been here several times but I wasn't happy this go round. The service was just blah. Given the price I just feel like the overall atmosphere could have been better. I know it was later in the evening but our server could have been a little more lively

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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on July 11, 2017

Made reservation for after normal lunch hours. The server was great...unfortunately I forgot his name but he was spot on with service and keeping glasses and drinks filled. Will be back very soon.

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LisaS (Washington DC)
2.0  Dined on May 14, 2017

Attended Sunday for Mother's Day Dinner with 4 adults and 3 kids (ages 13, 9 & 2). All 6+ parties were all shoved in the back of the restaurant in one space on top of each other. It was crowded and noisy, needlessly. They could have spread out the large parties. The special of the day, the bacon wrapped salmon arrived way too rare. Had to send back. Fish & Chips were too small of portion for adults and very bland. Also, they were out of milk and apple juice. Thankfully a manager went to another restaurant to buy more. For Kids desserts: out of gummy worms and then no whipped cream or cherries on top of Sundaes. Bread pudding was terrible. Won't be returning.

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jilly (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on May 12, 2017

This is a good beer/ sports bar. The menu is varied if you want just appetizers, a salad or an entree. They have TV's throughout to watch sports. I had a salad with shrimp which was good, and my mom had the jambalaya which was also good and it had a spicy kick to it. I loved the pretzel appetizer with the three dipping sauces. The icing was was the best! We shared the bread pudding dessert. I would have liked a little sauce with it though, it was a little dry for my taste. The service was great. Anthony, our waiter, was always on top of things and couldn't have been nicer. I would recommend it if you want a nice casual meal.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on April 30, 2017

They have an all you can eat brunch for $28. The best part is penny mamosas, and dollar bloody Mary's. The food and drinks were good!

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RestonMA (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on April 28, 2017

Easy seating, good food, excellent service, parking validation! What else could you ask for.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on April 16, 2017

We went there for Easter brunch. The entire staff was very friendly. Our server was awesome. Jesus was his name and I will ask for him by name next time. The food was excellent and very reasonably priced. My meal was $13.00 and I couldn't finish it. Very clean and nicely decorated. Five stars in my book!

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on April 8, 2017

Good food, okay prices (kind of expensive, especially for beers). Very mediocre service.

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
4.0  Dined on March 22, 2017

Noisy atmoshpere--some people like the hustle and bustle of a popular place though. Good food and attentive staff.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2017

Our waitress was very friendly and fun to talk to. The food was delicious (We had the jambalaya and chicken and waffles) and the cocktails were just what we needed for a Friday evening.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
3.0  Dined on January 21, 2017

Seems like this place needs to be managed alot better. Our appetizer plates were left on our table long after we finished eating, I ordered a beer and an entree and they were both out, music turned on and was SUPER loud until they turned it down to a normal level. Just not the best experience for a special occasion dinner.

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vipReynoldsan (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on January 17, 2017

As always, great service. From greeting to goodbye.

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vipJoeD (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on January 10, 2017

Great Restaurant - food is excellent and the people are exceptional professionals. The only issue with ATR Reston is the new kabuki dance in the parking situation. Obviously, a MORON decide not only to charge for parking, but put a process in place that is most inconvenient to the patrons - this will be the end of Reston Town Center. I've already heard from a number of groups who will no longer go to Reston for their functions - including several of my business partners!...it's too bad!...maybe ATR will do us a favor and move out of RTC...

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vipGilbert (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on January 6, 2017

I've eaten here many times and enjoy the food. I was disappointed, however in that I notated on the reservation that it was my wife's birthday and was hoping they would do something special such as at the very least wish her a happy birthday or offer me some options. They said nothing.

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vipMargLvr24 (Washington DC)
4.0  Dined on December 24, 2016

Lovely Christmas Eve dinner with family. Waiter was excellent!

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SRFF (Washington DC)
2.0  Dined on December 24, 2016

The server had just started. The service was poor, but I do not think it was his fault, he obviously had no training. 1 man with 3 ladies at the table and he asks the man for his order before the ladies. Drinks were not delivered to the entire table. The dinner dishes were left on the table as he tried to place the desserts on the table. The food was barely OK, just an extremely poor experience. There are too many wonderful places within walking distance of this place.

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Dilbert (Atlanta)
4.0  Dined on December 13, 2016

The American Tap Room is a great place to have drinks with friends. I enjoy the drink selection, atmosphere, and appetizers. The Calamari is excellent. However, I'm not a fan of the entrees. I had salmon that came out tasting like the plank it sat on. I had Jambalaya that came out soupy and diluted. Sorry, I'm a big fan of New Orleans style Jambalaya and this was not it. Still, the atmosphere is great. The staff are courteous and attentive. I'm happy to come back, but probably just for drinks and light hors d'oeuvre.

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
4.0  Dined on December 10, 2016

With a name like American Tap Room, I expected a varied draft beer selection. Not so. However, the service was prompt and my jambalaya rivaled what I experienced i n Louisiana.

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