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Italian Store

3123 Lee Hwy, Lyon Village Center, Arlington, VA 22201-4207
703 528 6266
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Ranked #3 of 696 Restaurants in Arlington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Italian, Pizza
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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302 reviews 302 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This is an actual market that prepares food. There is limited outdoor seating only so I usually get my sandwiches to go. I just introduced a friend to the place and he was as impressed as I have been for years. Off the beaten path but worth it.

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Arlington, VA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is as good as it gets in the Washington D.C. Metro area for Italian subs. Good selection of wines at good prices. Pizza's are pretty good too but it's really about the subs for my family. Nice selection of Italian grocery items too. I have found some things here after not finding at local groceries. Highly recommend!

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Arlington, Va
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103 reviews 103 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

This place is excellent. Everything I have had, pizza, subs, lasagna, and salads are wonderful. The wine and cheese selections are very nice. This is a great place when you need lunch for one or something for the entire family.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

The Italian Store is a Italian Deli that is reminiscent of the Italian Groceries that dotted Pittssburgh in the 50's and 60's. You can find any type of Italian specialty food there! But they also make the best NY style Pizza in the area and maybe the best subs this side of Philadelphia. It is take out only and there... More 

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Washington, DC
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is an old fashion Italian Deli with a small Italian gourmet market in it. The products in the market are delicious and unique, with many of them made on the premises. There are also great cheeses and wines. The deli counter, which also serves pizza, has a fantastic variety of sandwhiches from which to choose. The downside is that... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Be prepared to wait if you go during the lunch rush. This place gets packed for a reason. The sandwiches are great/ I have been going there since we moved to the area in 2005. I have also ordered their sandwich trays for football parties and when I have out of town guests, I have ordered their lasagnas.

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Arlington, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Always quality, tasty, pleasant, well priced. My daughter lives in France and she heads straight to the Italian Store whenever she is home for a visit. Well worth it. It's more of a deli than a restaurant and we usually buy carry out. Super sandwiches.

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Arlington, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have never been to the Italian Store when it is not really busy. Any time of day. Good news is that they have plenty of help so don't despair if you walk in and there are 50 people ahead of you in line. It is worth the wait. Great sandwiches made to order and customization and we like their... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Enjoyed the sandwich a lot from Italian Store. There was a line both times I've been in the store, but the quality of the sandwiches and the variety of things you can buy justify going there as much as possible.

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Arlington, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

When I moved to the area over 10 years ago and tried to explain to people where I lived, they didn't know where I was talking about. When I explained "close to the Italian Store"... That cleared things up. Everyone seemed to know where that was. The Italian Store is fantastic for Italian meats and subs. It really is a... More 

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Additional Information about Italian Store

Address: 3123 Lee Hwy, Lyon Village Center, Arlington, VA 22201-4207
Phone Number: 703 528 6266
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Delicatessen, Italian, Pizza

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