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The Fire Works

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2350 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
703.527.8700
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Tuscarora Mill's owners and chef have created a winning pizza restaurant...
Tuscarora Mill's owners and chef have created a winning pizza restaurant by opening Fire Works in Leesburg in 2006. Next comes our "city-fied" addition of the ultimate pizzeria and bar. How do we do it? Great pizzas from the five-ton wood fired oven , a superb selection of draft and bottled beers, perfectly picked wine list and cool cocktails are a very good start. Add a comfy urban setting that puts you at ease while it wakes up your senses and we are pretty well along the way. Finish with a commitment to deliver superb food and sincere caring service and you've got the The Fire Works!
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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fun, local spot!

Very lively local spot with great beer selection and yummy vino! Mussels were fantastic and burger was cooked perfectly. Right next to residence inn courthouse so mix of locals and out of town folks.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 9, 2015
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  • Late Night
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austincoolcouple
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Very lively local spot with great beer selection and yummy vino! Mussels were fantastic and burger was cooked perfectly. Right next to residence inn courthouse so mix of locals and out of town folks.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Went here for dinner with my wife. Got seated quickly and we had a great table. The waiter was very friendly and the food was quick and good. Plus its walking distance to a great movie theater.

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Cary, North Carolina
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145 reviews 145 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We dine at Fireworks at least one evening when visiting Arlington, VA. The restaurant is adjacent to a Residence Inn so it draws many travelers as well as locals. On this night I had the meatball sub and chips. The sandwich looks large and is smothered in cheese and sauce. The problem is the meatballs. I took two bites into... More 

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Jon H, General Manager at The Fire Works, responded to this review

Joe, I apologize for your meatball sub being disappointing. Please bring any issue to the attention of the server or manager and we will make it right. We could have quickly made you another sub with double meatballs or taken it off your check. Please let us know in the future if something is not great and we will fix... More 

Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Combo pizza place, brew pub, and bar, with nice outdoor and indoor spaces to relax and enjoy the atmosphere. It can get noisy indoors, and it does crowd up, but it is worth it. In addition to pizza, they have a wide range of items on their menu to appeal to what I have observed to be a wide range... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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48 reviews 48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Pros: great drinks, amazing pizza, even better tiramisu. Overall, perfect food. Service was great as well. Cons: none

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Portsmouth, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

After a long day of walking in DC, this was some great pizza. The staff was also very friendly. Nice atmosphere in a really cool neighborhood. Definitely check this out!

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mclean virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had heard great things aabout this place and it lived up to them-almost.I wentwith a friend who had recomended it.We went on a sunday and were seated outdoors next to a burninf hearth.It was great.My friend ordered a caesars salad with salmon and in came belatedly without the salmon.When we informed the waiter he told us that it would... More 

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Overland Park
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My wife and I had a late lunch outside. It was a week day. Pleasant atmosphere, prompt service, good food. The prices were reasonable. My wife went back the next day while I worked and indicated a similar experience.

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San Antonio, Texas
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Saw an add and the pizza looked phenomenal, unfortunately a fire in the days prior left us unable to try it. The menu had been adjusted to make calzones out of their popular pizzas and we were very pleased. The garlic knots, calamari, and smokey blue calzone were awesome! Great selection of beers on tap and in bottles as well.... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

had good service; good happy hours; the pizza was really good - had a nice outside area to enjoy; seemed family friendly

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2350 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 703.527.8700

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pizza

Description

Tuscarora Mill's owners and chef have created a winning pizza restaurant by opening Fire Works in Leesburg in 2006. Next comes our "city-fied" addition of the ultimate pizzeria and bar. How do we do it? Great pizzas from the five-ton wood fired oven , a superb selection of draft and bottled beers, perfectly picked wine list and cool cocktails are a very good start. Add a comfy urban setting that puts you at ease while it wakes up your senses and we are pretty well along the way. Finish with a commitment to deliver superb food and sincere caring service and you've got the The Fire Works!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?