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Ray's To The Third

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1650 Wilson Blvd, On The Corner Of N. Quinn Street, Arlington, VA 22209-2508
703-974-7171
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's actually not called rays to the third anymore lol. Different menu and all . We ended up having to walk to to Rays steaks which is like a 10 mns walk. It was worth it though

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Thank Summy A
Reston, Virginia
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186 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just mediocre burgers. We heard so much about Ray's Hell Burgers but were very disappointed. First of all, we asked that they be served without raw onion and medium well. The burgers were served with onion and rare plus. When we told them about it they seemed reluctant to correct their mistake. Finally got the burgers remade and they were... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a long stay in the area visiting the different tourist attractions we decided to have burger at the near our hotel. After reading several reviews online the four of us decided to try Ray’s To the Third. The first thing the each of noticed was that the restaurant is kinda dark when you walk inside. Not nightclub dark. It... More 

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Thank JMD1905
Richmond, Kentucky
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in the mood for a good burger so we hit up trip advisor to help us out. Ray's To The Third was just a few blocks from our hotel so we decided to check it out. We walked in really close to 8:30pm and when we were getting ready to order, the guy behind the counter asked ME... More 

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Show Low, Arizona
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps the best burger I've ever had. Yummy, cheesy, greasy, melt in your mouth deliciousness. Cooked perfectly. Fast and affordable. Highly recommend.

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DC
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the standard 6 oz burger with no cheese. The burger was suppose to be medium well but came out medium. This is not the same as the previous location. The burger was OK nothing to write home about The fries are very good fresh cut. They will not last at that corner!

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Thank Eyetalian4u
Fairfax, Virginia
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299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

It had been a while since my last visit, and Ray's is in a new location. Expecting a big crowd, I was pleased to find it fairly empty. Unfortunately, it was likely due to a significant drop off in quality. Service consisted of disjointed counter ordering, tip jar and a buzzer for pick up. Tots were good, and come with... More 

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Laytonsville, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Double burger, fries and cheesesteak, and water cost $34 with tip. Liked the unusually crispy hot fries given they are the fat variety. Meaty flavored beef was pure, not over seasoned not salted. Both sandwiches were best eaten with fork and knife- pretty soft and messy otherwise and likely spill able. One shared restroom- moderately clean. Plenty of paper towels... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

The atmosphere is basic fast food joint. There was the faint smell of sick which apparently only I noticed. The shakes were amazing. The burgers were ok and the fries were good. Overall I just was not impressed. Almost $40 later...maybe I'll just go to McD's or Burger King next time.

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Thank TW710
Washington DC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I have been a fan of Rays for years from the original Ray the Steaks - to Hell Burger to the Third- I do see that Rays Cheese Steak is making a return- The Third needs cleaned up- needs better menu- they need a better burger - i will continue to go to Ray the Steak- miss Hell Burger -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Wilson Blvd, On The Corner Of N. Quinn Street, Arlington, VA 22209-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 703-974-7171

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?