Arlington offers a wide selection of restaurants ranging from casual eateries to fine dining. Classic American dishes with a focus on local ingredients are combined with international delicacies and modern techniques.
This restaurant incorporates sustainably` produced and locally sourced ingredients, and attempts to use every part of the animal from head to tail. The Bistro combines rustic, French cooking with an American flair, while prices are kept affordable. Green Pig’s interior can be described as country chic: the communal chef’s table is made of repurposed barn wood, kitchen utensils are antique, and the walls are covered with pages from culinary books.
Vietnamese Restaurant in Arlington, VA, United States
Its menu displays over 100 dishes, blending intense flavours and textures in classic recipes and regional specialties. These delicacies are served in diverse ways, from a rustic clay pot, to a sophisticated signature dish. Minh’s restaurant is a place to enjoy comfort food to entertain all five senses.
A cozy restaurant located in the ground floor of an apartment complex in the Ballston neighbourhood that presents a unique blend of Russian and Uzbek traditional cuisine by the hand of chef and owner Bakhtiyor Rakhmatullaev. Seasonal menus are prepared with high quality ingredients to offer delicacies that embrace the best of both countries together with an inspired modern touch.
A bustling brasserie serving classic French-German cuisine and a wide selection of some of the world’s most notable beers, including 23 on tap and over 50 bottled varieties. The menu features carefully sourced fish and meats, freshly baked bread, house-cured charcuterie and handcrafted cheeses. Housed in a historic art deco building with an outdoor patio, Lyon Hall is a modern bistro that offers the best produce of the season from local farms.
Born in 1993, Jaleo’s menu is devoted to the inner flavours of Spain in the shape of its traditional small dishes, as well as paellas, sangría and a fine selection of Spanish wines. Simply prepared with the best ingredients available, these tapas reinvent the traditional dishes of Spain and can be enjoyed in Jaleo’s casual and lively atmosphere.
The restaurant is highly popular with a local crowd, that comes to enjoy contemporary American cuisine within casual, yet tasteful surroundings. Delicious burgers and sandwiches are the star of the menu, along with a good selection of draft and bottled beer. In addition to its excellent food service, Clarendon offers salsa classes on Mondays, Trivia night on Wednesdays, and live music three nights each week.
Dim Sum Restaurant in Falls Church, VA, United States
The dining room is huge, and there are carts of food flying in and out of the kitchen. Don't miss the Steamed Shrimp Dumplings. The shrimp is hand-chopped, so it's still in big pieces, and the dumplings are seared and crisp on one side, and then steamed until tender.
It's an appealing neighborhood cafe that puts out great pizzas and sandwiches. Try the Spinach Feta Pie with bacon and tomatoes, and a sandwich called Redskin with beef barbecue, bacon, and crunchy coleslaw on a toasted sub roll.
Middle Eastern Restaurant in Arlington, VA, United States
Try several small plates and appetizers including Lamb Shawarma sandwiches with tahini sauce, Kibbeh (fried beed-and-lamb meatballs made with bulgur, almonds, and pine nuts), Fatayer B'Jibne (fried cheese pies), Warak Inab (grape leaves stuffed with rice, chickpeas, tomatoes, mint, and parsley), Traditional Hommos, and M'saka (oven-roasted eggplant with chickpeas and tomatoes).