While Fairfax County has several incredible wineries that deliver exceptional wines all year long, sometimes you're just craving a quick urban escape for a glass of vino. Fairfax County's wine bars may be the answer for you as this trend can offer an extensive array of wines, including wines on tap.

These wine bar experiences bring the world of wine to your doorstep, showcasing selections from renowned regions like Italy, France, and even South America. The focus is on creating a welcoming atmosphere where you can unwind and enjoy delightful wines on a romantic couple’s trip or a fun girl’s getaway. In addition to their enticing wine lists, many of these venues go beyond the typical charcuterie offerings and have full menus that will elevate your wine-tasting experience.

Be sure to explore these charming local wine bars in Fairfax County whether you opt for a half glass, a full glass, or even two bottles of wine!

Pick Your Nearest Neighborhood:

Reston | McLean | Fairfax City | Merrifield 



Sixty Vines

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Step into "the winemaker's restaurant" to find a bold fusion of cuisine, fine wine, and, depending on who you invite, delightful company! At Sixty Vines, order up wine country-inspired foods with expertly paired wines. The possibilities for exploration and discovery are endless with their flavorful wine on tap (60 of them!), offering bubbles, reds, whites, and rosés to ensure you discover the perfect pour for your palate. Elevate your experience by adding brunch or dinner. Whether you decide to share some plates or enjoy a full pizza, your taste buds will still leave dancing. Come into Sixty Vines to partake in a redefined wine culture and savor all the rich flavors their wine can offer.


Lake Anne Coffee House & Wine Bar 

Lake Anne Coffeehouse & Wine Bar

Lake Anne Coffee House and Wine Bar seamlessly blends the best of two worlds – coffee and wine. Whether you come in for a cup of coffee, to sip some fine wines, or to savor a full brunch (it’s brunch o’clock somewhere), it remains the ideal spot to gather with friends and get lost in conversations. Lake Anne Coffee House and Wine Bar is an exceptional experience for all, thanks to its dedicated wine consultant and an extensive selection featuring Malbec, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and more. With an ever-changing wine list, frequent visits are encouraged to discover new and exciting wine bottles and, on occasion, musical guests. Complementing the wines, Chef Meagan ensures dishes are specifically paired to enhance the unique essence of each vino.

Hot tip: More of a beer person? Don't miss Lake Anne Brew House a few doors down!


Cooper’s Hawk Winery and Restaurant 

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant

Cooper's Hawk Winery and Restaurant - a wine bar, restaurant, and artisanal retail market - offers a large menu in its Napa-style tasting room - a perfect spot for sampling their latest handcrafted wine selections. Cooper's Hawk continually sources grapes from around the world to craft their own blends of wines. This concept has flourished nationwide and now Cooper's Hawk operates the "largest wine club in the world," and offers members 12 limited-production specialty blends each year. 

Stop by for a delicious wine-paired dinner experience or a wine tasting at the bar. No reservations required for tastings, but are recommended for dinner service.


Barcelona Wine Bar

Barcelona Wine Bar
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No need to embark on a 9-hour flight to Spain for tapas and wine; Barcelona Wine Bar brings the essence of Spain right to Reston. Delight in specialties from Spain and the Mediterranean, such as their Patatas Bravas or croquetas, and an award-winning selection of wines from Spain and South America. This wine bar offers the perfect opportunity to relax (preferably with a glass) and fully immerse yourself in the rich flavors of Spanish culture, right in the heart of Reston Town Center's buzzy atmosphere.

Did you Know? Barcelona Wine Bar offers one of the largest Spanish wine programs in the U.S.



Wine Junction Shop & Bar

Wine Junction- McLean- Wine Bar- Tasting Room
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Wine Junction Shop and Bar was based on cultural discovery and the love of exquisite wines. Stay in the know about their upcoming events for a chance to join their special tastings and lessons about wine culture, which might just help you uncover new favorites. Choose from their large selection of wines - over 450 to be exact - and make sure your chosen wine is paired with an array of culinary delights, flavorful cheese, and cured meats. Their menu is created through a collaboration with Michelin-starred chef Pepe Moncayo. 



ENTYSE- Ritz- Tysons

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ENTYSE, located within The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, not only offers splendid Afternoon Tea, but a truly spectacular dining and wine experience. ENTYSE's wine selection utilizes an "Enomatic" system, which preserves the rarest wines and provides you with opportunities to taste limited and collectible wines by the ounce. Plus, keep your eyes peeled for upcoming collaborations with local Virginia wineries and distilleries. 


Fairfax City

The Wine House

The Wine House - City of Fairfax - Exterior Aerial

Michael Pearce and his wife Jackie Pearce opened The Wine House because of their passion for wine and from their travels to New Zealand and Napa Valley. If you are looking for a bistro-style ambiance with an extensive international array of boutique wines, then sprint to The Wine House in the City of Fairfax. Your shopping experience can include a bottle of wine, but also the opportunity to enjoy it at your table.


Dolce Vita Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

Dolce Vita presents a traditional Italian Cicchetti-style dining experience, allowing you to try as many small plates as you desire, with wine tastings and monthly dinner pairings. 



Grand Cata 

Grand Cata- Mosaic- Wine Bar- Wine Shop
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Grand Cata is an ideal haven for wine connoisseurs with an appreciation for wines from Latin America. Inspired by the travels of Pedro J. Rodríguez and Julio Robledo from the Andes to the Caribbean, Grand Cata was born as a grocery/wine shop concept, showcasing a thoughtfully curated collection of classics, sustainable wines, and small plates. With over 300 wine selections, this wine bar offers a unique opportunity to savor 50 wines by the glass, complemented by enticing cheese and charcuterie boards.

Hot Tip: Happy hour is every weekday from 3:00 -6:00 PM.


Every wine tells a good story, and these local wine bars invite you to savor each tale. But Fairfax County is home to award–winning Virginia wines that cannot be overlooked. Take a short drive to picturesque wineries like Paradise Springs Winery in Clifton or The Winery at Bull Run in Centreville. For a unique urban escape, Woodlawn Press Winery in the Mount Vernon area offers delicious wines along Richmond Highway. Whichever you decide, it will surely be a treat!

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