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The Best Restaurants
in Virginia

One of GAYOT's Top 10 American Restaurants in Virginia Suburbs, Clarity offers an exciting New American menu


Need help planning your next night out? GAYOT has rounded up the best restaurants in Virginia for your eating pleasure, whether you want to satisfy a burger craving or find a restaurant with a serious wine list.

TOP 10 VIRGINIA RESTAURANT LISTS

Browse these top 10 lists of the best restaurants in the Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C., for a variety of cuisines (French, Japanese, etc.) and dining categories (brunch, best wine list).

American

Brunch

Burgers

Food Ratings

French

Japanese

Mother's Day Brunch

Steakhouses

Thanksgiving NEW!

Wine List



BEST VIRGINIA RESTAURANTS
BY CATEGORY

Trummer's on Main, one of GAYOT's Best Brunch Restaurants in Virginia

With so many great restaurants in Virginia, it can be difficult to narrow a list down to just 10 restaurants to be featured in a particular culinary category. These lists below offer suggestions for the best bbq, brunch, steakhouses and more.

Barbecue

Brunch

Cheap Eats

Heart-Healthy

Ice Cream


Kid-Friendly

Outdoor Dining

Romantic

Steakhouses

Value Restaurants

BEST VIRGINIA HOLIDAY RESTAURANTS

GAYOT has you covered for the holidays with ideas on where to dine out for New Year's Eve in Virginia. Find out where to take that special someone for a romantic meal on Valentine's Day. There are also round-ups of the best restaurants for brunch on Easter and Mother’s Day.

Easter Brunch

Mother's Day

New Year's Eve

St. Patrick's Day

Thanksgiving

Valentine's Day

AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.