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Vapiano

1875 Explorer St, Reston, VA 20190-6277
571-203-0005
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Ranked #60 of 130 Restaurants in Reston
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
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English first
Vienna, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Viapiano is our ‘to go to’ place when in the mood for a gourmet pizza. The décor is great, you have a nice bar and wine list, it’s family friendly and they have an outdoor area which was perfect today (big blue sky, 76F). There are a salad bar, a pasta bar and a pizza bar. The food is delicious,... More

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Reston, Virginia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I have been here many times and the last visit was not so good. There was no hostess at the front of the restaurant to give us the little charge card....we had to walk around trying to find someone, which took several minutes. The pizza took forever, and did not taste as fresh as before- with all of the plants... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I was used to fresh greens and tasty salads. Today's greens were obviously turning brown, and the taste of the balsamic vinegar was not well balanced, nor was it intense enough to want me to eat the whole dish. The only enhancing part was the garlic in oil that I asked for. My husband had pene in arrabiata sauce. The... More

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Washington DC
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Wow. Great food. Forever to get it. I was third in line at the counter. Only three dishes for the guy to prepare before my four dishes. Took close to 30 minutes. Bad, Vapiano. Really bad.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

They need to fix the a/c problem before I come back... I have been there multiple times during the summer and it seems to be déjà vu.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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127 reviews 127 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Excellent restaurant for big groups and you want to pay for your own tab/bill. Each guest is given a credit card which tracks all the food and drinks that you order. Food is arranged in different stations. The first station is the antipasti and insalate (appetizer and salad). The next 2 or 3 stations are pasta. The last station is... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

seems it is set up to avoid paying waiters. Get to stand in a queue for ages instead of talking with friends. The good better be good (still standing in the queue)

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Falls Church, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I visited Vapiano's for a colleague's Going Away Lunch. I like the modern urban feel. I LOVE the color scheme - the red is such a beautiful contrast to the live green basil plants around the place. My food was good -- I will 'build my own dish' even better next time.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Very different concept, hard to order with different stations. Expensive, very rustic atmosphere, and slow service.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

VaPiano has the freshest and most tasty pasta served in a restaurant. Moreover, the very savory preparation of a variety of pasta sauces with fresh ingredients makes this restaurant chain a real pleasure. Because of the popularity of the restaurant, the wait to order the food can be long at times.

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