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21 Great American Bistro

10427 North St., Ste. 102 Send to Phone
703-591-0146
Inspired American menu at this small, classy eatery in Fairfax.

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21 Great American Bistro, Fairfax, VA

21 Great American Bistro Restaurant Review

: This small, classy eatery in Old Town Fairfax features a menu of eclectic American fare. Choose from starters like a spinach salad or a fattoush salad, the must-have PEI mussels, and chistorra con queso, which is a bowl of melted cheese covering potato cubes and slices of spicy chorizo sausage stirred in a zesty sauce. Lunch entrées run from sandwiches and the colossal all-American five-inch-high burger (an eight-ounce prime Angus patty resting on an olive oil bun plus toppings) to salmon, crab cakes and pasta. Dinner options are more inclusive: duck breast, pork tenderloin, steaks, and shrimp and grits. The dessert menu is limited and changes daily; should the chocolate fudge cake appear, be sure to order a slice. Peruse the wine list for meal pairings. What makes the kitchen so unique is that the chefs have been longtime buddies, and each has cooked at numerous high-end DC destinations.



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