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“Reliably delicious and fun” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sweetwater Tavern

Sweetwater Tavern
45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
(571) 434-6500
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Ranked #2 of 204 Restaurants in Sterling
Price range: $0 - $35
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
STERLING
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
“Reliably delicious and fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

The bartenders on the patio are terrific. The food is delicious, and the beer is nice and cold! Fun place.

Visited July 2013
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English first
Ashburn, Virginia
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Love the food, love the drinks, love the service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

I love the pork chop at this restaurant. It is not overcooked nor undercooked and is nice and juicy! And they know how to make a French Martini without you having to tell them how to do it,. Service is always extremely pleasant and efficient,. They know what they're doing and do it well.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Santa Barbara, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Great Food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Great place to get together with our family. The roasted half chicken was delicious and we loved the little donut-like bread rolls. Service was friendly, although slow and forgetful at times, but overall it was great and we will definitely go back if we have the chance.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Ashburn
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Perfect Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

I love their own beers. You will get a couple of choices for trying their beers, I personally like dark ones more. Chicken sandwich with spinach and cheese is my usual order. Best restaurant in the area.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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75 reviews 75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 30 cities Reviews in 30 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Right on the money!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

Stopped here while in the area. Place was a lot bigger than expected. Their pulled pork sandwich was astounding.

only complaint was that they list 39 drafts on their menu but only have 5 of them on tap at a time.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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