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“Terrible” 1 of 5 stars
Review of Hard Times Cafe

Hard Times Cafe
14389 Potomac Festival Plaza, Woodbridge, VA 22193
703-492-2950
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Ranked #147 of 242 Restaurants in Woodbridge
Price range: $5 - $12
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch
Description: Chili. Wings. Burgers. Sports.
Newburgh, New York
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“Terrible”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

This is the only time we had horrible food on our trip! I would never go back here again! The service was adequate but would not advise anyone to choose this restaurant. Crackers in basket were stale, and some were put back opened.

Visited August 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Layton, Utah
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 10 cities Reviews in 10 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Not Your Average Bar - Amazing Chili!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Hard Times has a very well-patronized bar presence for locals, providing plenty of pool tables, music, and great local beers. Don't overlook the restaurant though - they are known for their amazing chili recipe. Try the "Terlingua Red" - it's a Texas chili with no beans, but great spice. It's served over spaghetti and very delicious!

Visited September 2011
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Favorate Chili Mac”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Cold beer, hot Texas style chili and cornbread. What more do you need! Oh yeah fried pickles. Always fast friendly service and a large selection of very cold beer. Prices are very good and the have a daily special. Worth the trip.

Visited May 2012
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Stafford, VA
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“just ok”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

The service and the food at Hard Times are just ok. Nothing special to go out of your way for.

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