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Sweetwater Tavern

45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
(571) 434-6500
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Ranked #2 of 205 Restaurants in Sterling
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $35
Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Miami, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Cannot go wrong at this place. Everything is great. Steaks, ribs, hamburgers, salads, fresh fish specials. Kids meals are great. Good selection of craft beers. Apps are good too. If you have not been or in town for business, a must stop.

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Nice, friendly welcoming staff, great bar area, not a lot of atmosphere. The food choices were good when we visited, the choice of beer was a little limited,considering it is a 'craft brewery'.

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Sterling, Virginia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Our family has been going to Sweetwater since it opened and we have never had a bad meal there. The service is always top notch and management keeps a close eye on the operations. The only bad thing is the wait to be seated as they do not accept reservations. We have done "call ahead" many times and have had... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

What can I say, but that there are no surprises when you visit Sweetwater or any of the Great American Restaurants. One of our favorites for a predictably good meal. We've taken guests there and the comments have always been favorable.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Steak, salmon, and beer is always good here. I always order the sampler beer and there is a nice variety. Been here 3 times and will keep coming back.

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SLC
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I know that Sweetwater is part of a chain, but it was a great find and a relief to find a place like this so close to my hotel. The beer was great and a very knowledgeable staff. I had to laugh at the names of the beer because I am from the west and was surprise to see western... More 

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Farmington, New Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Had dinner with friends and called ahead to get on the wait list. On a busy Friday night, we waited only 10 minutes for a table. The beer lovers in the group enjoyed a selection a beers, including the sampler. Tuna entree was great as was the jambalaya. We had a great server and were not rushed with our meal.

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Atlanta, GA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

We had an assortment of dishes. Ribs, prime rib and crab cakes. Everything was delicious. Prime rib a little under cooked but was quickly taken care of by our waiter. Prices very reasonable for portion size

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20148
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My first visit with my husband was good. My second visit left much to be desired & the last visit will remain the last. Their location & food is not so great that I will spend another cent on a place that tries to rush you out. During my last visit with a friend we both had dinner, i ordered... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

My girlfriend & I enjoyed a Caesar salad & the salmon appetizer. Service was good, food was great, we were not pushed to leave the moment we were done eating.

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Additional Information about Sweetwater Tavern

Address: 45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
Phone Number: (571) 434-6500
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 35
Cuisine: American

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