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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$2 - $10
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American, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly
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2.8 miles from Arlington National Cemetery
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Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

I honestly just pop in to get the cookies for my teammates at work. Of course, I get 3 for me and 1 for them, since they are so good.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020

This bakery provides the bread for Carlyle cafe next door and the rest of the Great American Restaurants chain. Perhaps because of that, it isn’t a typical bakery with loads of sweet, frosted pastry. If you want great bread or a good sandwich, breakfast, or...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

If you like buns and vast styles of breads... this your kind of place. Slightly pricey, but worth it. Quality made sandwiches fresh brewed coffee including espresso.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020

Popped in to buy some cakes and bought a lot more cookies and different types of bread as well. What a great selection they had.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 29, 2019

Normally we go to Best Buns in Shirlington and pick up bread products. On our last visit we were delighted by the service but disappointed by the Pumpkin bread we bought there. It was very dry. We added a bunch of margarine to the loaf...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

Busy place but short wait excellent food and very tasty. Sandwich and macaroons were very outstanding!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

Visited for a sandwich and treats for a road trip. The line was out the door but moved remarkably quick. My mozzarella sandwich was perfect and the cookies were perfect... ginger is my favorite. I will be back!!!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 9, 2019

But very much worth the time. The burgers are made as ordered and they have quite a variety of things they can do with them. The Maine Root Beer is fantastic and I would recommend them for a quick bite or an evening snack. One...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

We went In for burgers and weren’t disappointed. It’s a big burger, so go hungry. Love the outdoor seating option when weather permits.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

Great juicy burgers and the price is right too considering that getting a cheeseburger from Five Guys will run you about the same price and doesn't nearly have all the gourmet offerings that Damn Good Burger will have. Plus the Maine Root soda fountain has...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Response from Robert P | Reviewed this property |
I am not an employee of Best Buns, so I don't know if they deliver. You can call them and see if they do. If they don't deliver, you can try something like UBER EATS or POSTMATES. They sometimes will pick up food from eating... More
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