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Rustico - Ballston

4075 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22217
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Ranked #151 of 683 Restaurants in Arlington
Price range: $20 - $30
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Randolph
Transit: Ballston-MU Metrorail station;# ART routes serving Ballston- * ART 41 * ART 42 * ART 51 * ART 52 * ART 53 * ART 62 Metrobus routes serving Ballston, * 1BCDEFZ * 2ABCG * 10B * 22A * 23AC * 25A,C,D * 25B * 38B
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English first
Barre, Vermont, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Lots of beer choices is an understatement, if you want choices, or want to try something different they have you covered in beer selection. Good pizza, salmon, and chicken, risotto tater tots yummy.

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Leland, North Carolina
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225 reviews 225 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The last time we were here, we didn't have a reservation, and ended up dining in the bar area. On this visit, we made a reservation ahead of time, and had a nice table toward the back of the restaurant. It was the first day of their fall menu. And we were happy with the selections available. I must say,... More

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Bonn, Germany
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194 reviews 194 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Rustico at Ballston is a few short minutes from the Metro station on Wilson Boulevard with indoor and outdoor seating. Their beer selection may not rival the "beer palace" a few blocks away, but you'll still find it difficult to make a decision about which brew to choose. Rustico offers a very wide variety of ales, hoppies, and cask drafts... More

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Rockville, Maryland
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Overall very good food and the beer selection is extensive and interesting. The carrot hummus appetizer is fantastic - generous, good pita and the lamb-carrot mixture very tasty. Pizza, strangely, is not all that good. Eat off the rest of the menu and you can have an enjoyable meal. 4 stars for food, but they need to do something about... More

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Boulder Colorado
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50 reviews 50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I had the salmon BLT with the soup and salad combo for lunch. Over all I was happy with the food and the atmosphere. Very good place for a business lunch.

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Arlington, Virginia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We've been to the Slaters Lane location two years ago and having returned to Ballston recently we were happy to get the same great food, beers and perhaps even better service here. The always delicious deviled eggs were par for the course, and we added the carrot humus to the must have list this time. After killing a sausage pizza,... More

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new york
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54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The beer and pizza were good, but the service was nonexistent. We had to go look for our waiter two times to order drinks. Disappointing.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The food was very good. The waiter forgot to put my order in, but apologized immediately, gave us a free round of drinks, and brought what I ordered out in the next 5 minutes- a nice way to fix a mistake! The atmosphere was just like every other "nice" restaurant in the DC metro area- nothing special, but not awful... More

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Shanghai, China
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80 reviews 80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a nice place if you are looking for a local hangout scene. It seems to cater more to those looking for drinks after work and to lounge with friends. The food is very mediocre and the service is hit or miss. The staff are friendly but can be slow. The pizza is very average. There are better places... More

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San Diego, CA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The beer selection is what draws me to this place. There's a bit of something for everyone's taste. The food, however, is also very good; I've had a couple of the appetizers, one of their burgers, and the roasted half chicken. The wait staff was friendly. The bar and seat-yourself area can be a bit chaotic during happy hour, and... More

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Additional Information about Rustico - Ballston

Address: 4075 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22217
Phone Number: 571-384-1820
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: American

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