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Foster's Grille

Hamburgers
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10266 Bristow Center Dr., Bristow Shopping Center, Bristow, VA 20136
703-396-8282
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food

We live close to Fosters. Our food is always good. The thing you need to know is you have to fill out a piece of paper with what you want and then take it to the cashier. I think that is weird. That is what makes their service just average. You pay and then go set down with your number.... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Marcia M
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Manassas, Virginia, United States
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Manassas, Virginia, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We live close to Fosters. Our food is always good. The thing you need to know is you have to fill out a piece of paper with what you want and then take it to the cashier. I think that is weird. That is what makes their service just average. You pay and then go set down with your number.... More 

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Bristow, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Every year there is some kind of "best burger" contest in the Metro DC area and Foster's never seems to make the cut. We've tried many of the places that make the list and they just don't compare to Foster's. You have to like the "char" part of the burger (what Burger King claims to be famous for), the crispy... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I ordered the lite fare charburger. After waiting over 15 minutes for our order, my burger arrived burnt around all the edges...approximately 1/3rd of the burger...and what didn't almost break my teeth was extremely dry. At least the fries and sweet tea were good. I'm sure we'll return, because my family liked this place, but I'm not ordering any more... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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303 reviews 303 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

nice thick juicy burgers, superb fries... inside tables clean, floor immaculate, more like a 50's diner that fast food joint

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Bristow, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stop at Foster's for a 'go' lunch on the way home from the golf course most weekends. I order the same every time, kid's burger meal, Burger meal, and a beer while I wait. I kind of agree with other reviewers, the service isn't great, in fact this past weekend the only person behind the counter old enough to... More 

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Okinawa-shi, Okinawa, Japan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This nice sit down lunch style restaurant has many things to offer. The steak sandwich is tasty and hardy. Fries and onion-rings are both top notch. I will go back again and try their hot dogs which seems varied and robust. The location is perfect and they get more business due to the lack of near by competition.

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Manassas va
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213 reviews 213 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I will admit the service is never great here. Really the downfall. Wish they would improve that at all their places. Been to 4 locations and none of them are that good with service. staff is not always friendly either. However the food is pretty good. I think the hamburgers are one of the best. Wife thinks 5 guys is... More 

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Bristow, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

I went once and never went back. Not because it was horrible but because it wasn't MEMORABLE. The food took entirely too long for a burger joint. It wasn't great but I don't see me going back without a great coupon.

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Gainesville, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I won't say this is the best MEAL I've ever had, but I do say they serve the best hamburgers in town! A great looking place to join friends for a casual hamburger dining experience. YUM!

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Virginia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I went once and ordered a burger which was dry, very dry, 2nd time I went the owner wasn't helpful nor friendly and after the slow service the 1st time just walked out. Way to slow and not customer friendly in my opinion, this was when the heavy set guy was behind the counter. I won't go back....very slim chance!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10266 Bristow Center Dr., Bristow Shopping Center, Bristow, VA 20136
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Bristow
  • Phone Number: 703-396-8282

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hamburgers
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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