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Where to Eat & Drink in #FXVA

Northern Virginia restaurants are open for business, and many offer indoor and creative outdoor dining options. Visiting Fairfax from out of town? Explore the wide range of restaurants in Fairfax County and find one that satisfies your cravings! Here for the happy hour? Check out Fairfax County's talented craft brewers and winemakers for a taste of the region's local pours.

You can also enjoy their gastronomic delights from the comfort of your own home as many offer takeout and delivery.  Check out your options below or download the Fairfax County Restaurant Trail to keep the possibilities at your fingertips. If you're more into beverages, download our Fairfax County Locally Poured Field Guide to find all the locally crafted beer and wine. 

What type of cuisine are you in the mood for?

American & Burgers

When it comes to American cuisine, Fairfax County has a myriad of classic options. From burgers to fried chicken, hot dogs to barbecue…

BBQ

Whether you’re looking for smoked ribs, flame-kissed chicken, or saucy pulled pork, there are many delicious BBQ restaurants to…

Breakfast & Brunch

The pancakes are stacked high, the eggs are fluffy, and the coffee is flowing nonstop. The options for breakfast and brunch in Fairfax…

Chinese

Noodles and dumplings and rice - oh my! Fairfax County’s authentic Chinese food scene possesses a variety of unique flavors and…

French

From duck confit to escargots de bourgogne, French specialties are just around the corner in Fairfax County. Bon appétit! 

Indian

Indulge in the savory and smoky spices of authentic Indian cuisine, from popular traditional dishes to modern twists on street food…

Italian

Mamma mia! Handmade pizzas, pastas, breads and more are abundant in Fairfax County. Be transported to the energetic streets of Italy…

Korean

Depending on how much you know about Korean food, your mind may wander to kimchi, the fermented, spicy, pickled cabbage condiment…

Japanese

Who can resist hand-rolled sushi and hearty bowls of ramen noodles? Aside from the classic fan favorites, you’ll also find…

Mediterranean & Greek

With locations in Great Falls and Merrifield, Our Mom Eugenia has become a local staple for authentic  Greek food. Enjoy…

Mexican

From tacos to guac to enchiladas, life’s a fiesta at Fairfax County’s delicious Mexican restaurants. Whether you’re…

Seafood

Lobster, oysters, crab cakes, - you name it! From beer-battered fried fish to pan-seared scallops, you’ll find all types of…

Steakhouses

There’s nothing better than a steak cooked to perfection. Sink your teeth into delicious meats at our local Fairfax County…

Thai

Looking for crave-worthy Thai food in Fairfax County?  Enjoy wok-fried noodles, flavorful soups and curries, sweet and spicy…

Vietnamese

Indulge in flavorful bowls of pho, delicious bánh mì, fresh spring rolls, and more at our local restaurants. There are…

Vegan / Vegetarian

No meat? No problem! Whether you're vegan, vegetarian, or just looking for plant-based meals, there is a plethora of delicious…

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