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“Great Local Find” 4 of 5 stars
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Havabite Eatery
10416 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22030
703.591.2244
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Ranked #39 of 345 Restaurants in Fairfax
Cuisines: American, Greek, Italian
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Burke, VA
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Great Local Find”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Greeks soups and Mediterranean meats are wonderfully prepared. My favorites include the souvlaki, either in a sandwich or on a salad. Pizza and Italian dishes are also very good.

Visited November 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Steilacoom, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Gyro!!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

The BEST Gyro that I have EVER had! The rice pudding was pretty tasty as well. The restaurant was adorable. The owners didn't speak English very well and so it was kind of hard to communicate to them or ask they questions because they didn't quite understand, but we made it through ok. The Gyro was totally worth it!

Visited September 2012
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Fairfax, Virginia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Good food in a cosy atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

Tiny place which has a few extra tables outside in summer. Always busy but you can usually get a booth or table without waiting. Hearty salads and pastas and some Greek food - all delicious.Beer and wine availabe. Closed on Sunday.

  • Visited February 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Bristow, Virginia
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385 reviews 385 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 139 cities Reviews in 139 cities
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
“Fantastic Pizza”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2011

As Hurricane Irene was approaching, we found ourselves in Fairfax and at the Havabite Eatery. What a great find. This is a quaint eatery with overstuffed booths. It appears to be family run. We had a wonderful Greek salad that was enough to shre and a medium pizza with sausage, mushroom and green pepper that was huge, piping hot and delicious. Also we had one beer and a glass of rose. The service was prompt, the food wonderful and the prices were just right. Definately will be returning!

  • Visited August 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Fairfax, Virginia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Makes you feel like family!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

We have been going to Havabite for years and it is one of those small family owned restaurants that make you feel welcome the minute you walk in the door. the owner will come by to make sure the food is to your liking. Over the years we have gotten to know the family and look forward to hearing about their back home to Greece. If you are in Fairfax, this is one of our simple pleasures. Be sure to stop in.

  • Visited July 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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