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21 Great American Bistro
Inspired American menu at this small, classy eatery in Fairfax.

Balkan cuisine intrigues the palate at this Arlington restaurant.

America Eats Tavern
New interpretations of American classics from chef José Andrés.

American Tandoor
American Tandoor offers an eclectic menu highlighting India’s culinary heritage but with dishes bearing an American influence.

b One Loudoun
One Loudoun restaurant offering a combo of burgers, bourbon and beer.

Barcelona Reston
Boisterous crowds frequent this Reston Town Center restaurant for its Spanish tapas.

BRINE Restaurant
A seafood-focused menu, pleasant décor and plenty of booze on hand at this Fairfax restaurant.

Burtons Grill & Bar
American restaurant in Sterling offering creative menus that include many different regional flavors and techniques.

Choolaah Indian BBQ
Flavorful Indian eats in a totally modern setting in the Mosaic District.

Exciting New American menu from a chef duo at this Vienna restaurant.

Copperwood Tavern
American fare that’s based totally on farm-fresh goods is offered at this Ashburn restaurant.

Dal Grano
Pastas, sandwiches and salads at this tiny shop in busy suburban McLean.

Dog Money Restaurant & Brewery
A cheery brewery/restaurant offering American food and a view of the in-house brewing tanks.

Duck Donuts
Rich donuts freshly made to order at BB&T Center in Herndon.

Enatye Ethiopian Restaurant
Ethiopian food is served at this family-run restaurant in Herndon.

The Habit Burger Grill
Belmont Chase spot offering charburgers with toppings from pineapple to pickles.

Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap
Go-to place for Washington Redskins fans at Ashburn’s One Loudoun.

Hank's Pasta Bar
Jamie Leeds ventures away from oysters to pasta in Alexandria.

Hula Girl
Exotic Hawaiian fare takes you to a beach paradise, right in Shirlington.

Iron Chef House
Beautiful presentations but ordinary cooking techniques at this all-Japanese eatery in the Mosaic District.

JINYA Ramen Bar
Tonkotsu ramen, as well as rice bowls, quinoa salads and more, in the Mosaic District.

Unique home-style Lebanese food on the go.

Kapnos Taverna
Chef Mike Isabella puts Greece on the plate with breads, grills, salads and more in Arlington.

King St Oyster Bar
Seaworthy atmosphere, fresh seafood, and tasty sides and desserts in historic downtown Leesburg.

Leesburg Diner
All who love mom's home cooking can drop in for a bit of nostalgia.

Masala Indian Cuisine
Satisfying Indian dishes with a daily lunch buffet on McLean’s main drag.

Our Mom Eugenia
Great Falls restaurant offering authentic Greek food in a charming setting.

Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar
Fine, and sometimes fiery, Latin American fare with plenty of choices in Vienna.

Palette 22
The Village at Shirlington restaurant featuring an international menu.

Tempting French pastries, sandwiches, tarts and salads with continental flair.

Red Apron Butcher
Sandwiches, ready-made take-out dishes, and plenty of wines and beers.

Red Truck Rural Bakery
Marshall’s Red Truck offers a menu ranging from soups and sandwiches to baked goods.

Fancy French-Mediterranean fare geared for American palates in Fairfax’s Mosaic District.

Roots 657 Cafe & Local Market
Upscale American food in a country setting outside of Leesburg.

Sense of Thai St.
Traditional Thai food served in a modernistic setting.

Smokehouse Live
Barbecue and brews plus bourbons and music make for a lively meal.

Social Restaurant & Oyster Bar
Abbreviated menu of American cuisine in a tiny restaurant in Northern Virginia.

Taco Bamba Taqueria
Snappy, go-to Vienna eatery for tacos and more.

TaQue Mexican BBQ
Fast, fresh tacos and Tex-Mex add-ons at this Ashburn eatery.

Taste @ Hong Kong
Bountiful Cantonese and regional Chinese dishes served in a convivial setting.

Taste of Korea
A wide range of Korean fare served in a comfortable setting in Chantilly.

Ted's Bulletin
All-American home cooking --- from pancakes to Sloppy Joes --- is on the menu at this restaurant in Fairfax’s Mosaic District.

Tom Yum District
Thai food served fast and fresh.

Trinity House Cafe
Charming historic setting for an ecumenical reprieve from life's stresses.

Experience the exotic meshing of Japanese and Korean flavors and textures in Arlington.

Yummy Pig
Barbecue restaurant with smoky meats redolent with flavor and stand-out sides in Leesburg.

Eclectic and authentic Indian fare in a modern setting.


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