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The Restaurant at Patowmack Farm

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Organic, International, Fusion
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42461 Lovettsville Road, Lovettsville, VA 20180 (Rt. 15 and Lovettsville Road)
540-822-9017
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thu - Fri 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Close to perfection.

It's hard to know where to start: the quality of the ingredients; the creativity of the dishes; the service; the views, everything was excellent. The dinner was truly one of the most memorable that we have had in years. Head and shoulders above anything in the DC area. Some highly rated places... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

It's hard to know where to start: the quality of the ingredients; the creativity of the dishes; the service; the views, everything was excellent. The dinner was truly one of the most memorable that we have had in years. Head and shoulders above anything in the DC area. Some highly rated places seem formulaic. Not this place. You truly felt... More 

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Purcellville, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We've been to Patowmack several times in the past few years, most recently for my parents' 50th anniversary dinner. Chef Tarver had three menu options, and wine pairings to match. The food was amazing, and presented so beautifully! The servers were the best! We left ourselves to their gracious hospitality while overlooking the beautiful Potomac valley and Points of Rock... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I have never been to a restaurant like this one. You eat in a beautiful green house that overlooks the Potomac River and all of the food is either grown on the farm (including the meat) or from a local farmer/fisher. I went as a dinner party with my friends and I felt like we were treated like Kings! After... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Our dinner experience was absolutely phenomenal! Owner Beverly and Chef Tarver, as well as the wonderful serving staff, made our time there that much more special. The view of the Potomac was amazing! Then, there is the food...oh the food! It would be a horrible disservice to describe it has delicious. Each dish that arrived at our table was breathtakingly... More 

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Point of Rocks, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Food isn't bad. A bit pretentious and way too expensive for what it is. Service disorganized and somewhat haphazard. Our server was downright rude. Will not venture out to the middle of nowhere for indifferent food and horrible service.

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briecheddar, Owner at The Restaurant at Patowmack Farm, responded to this review

I sincerely apologize for your experience at my restaurant. I was quite disappointed with regards to your server. I would appreciate it if you would contact me directly so that I can address this personally with my staff. This is totally unacceptable. I am sorry that we did not meet your expectations. It is my goal to create a lasting... More 

NoVA
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Previous reviewers have said it, the food is the star of the show at this restaurant. The service was really just ok. Straight from the website, this is what we ordered: Me: "Raised: We begin with snacks, followed by Pickled Beef Tongue, cured yolk, farro cracker, mustard seeds cooked in whey, capers, Squash Blossom, dukkah crumb, barley puree, bacon emulsion,... More 

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Gettysburg PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I remember when this restaurant first opened and I thought, wow, that sounds like a really cool concept - a restaurant actually growing its own food. But it's taken me this long to visit and the wait was worth it. I don't consider myself a foodie and I'm actually pretty picky about my food so I was a little worried... More 

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Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

What a delightful evening! This was the first time for any of us to visit the Restaurant but I doubt it will be the last. First, there was a beautiful drive out Hwy. 15 to a gravel road. After a short haul up the incline, you see the outdoor canopies, gazebo and "greenhouse" dining building. From any of those sites... More 

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Johnstown, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

My wife and I ate here recently on a Thursday evening. We probably would not have even known about this place except for it’s appearance in the top 10 on the Washingtonian Magazine Top 100 restaurant list for 2015 (came in at number 9). It is up close to the Potomac River, and, in fact, has a great view of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

My husband and I had brunch to celebrate the end of another school semester for me and we will definitely be returning. The server was extremely personable, the food was all so unique and delicious, and the view was breathtaking. We cannot wait to return for dinner to experience another picturesque view while dining on another delectable meal!

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Additional Information about The Restaurant at Patowmack Farm

Address: 42461 Lovettsville Road, Lovettsville, VA 20180
Phone Number: 540-822-9017
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Lovettsville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 200
Cuisine: Organic, International, Fusion

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 42461 Lovettsville Road, Lovettsville, VA 20180
    (Rt. 15 and Lovettsville Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Lovettsville
  • Phone Number: 540-822-9017

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 200
  • Cuisine: Organic, International, Fusion

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?