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Brother's Encore Italian Restaurant

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5135 Waterway Dr, Dumfries, VA 22025-1261
+1 703-680-0032
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food. Great NY style pizza and calzones. We have tried many things on the menu and we are always happy. Pasta with clams, lobster ravioli, lots of chicken dishes , all great. The tiramisu isn't too shabby either. A local, non chain gem.

Thank Donna H
Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

The best bartenders, servers and FOOD. The staff is very friendly, the prices are very reasonable. If you're within ten miles of Brothers Encore you should pass up every place else to eat here.

Thank LaRonda0
Dumfries, Virginia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Friendly staff, friendly people, and....just as important....great food. Prices were reasonable and service as quick. Lots of friendly people, several televisions going so that you can watch various sports or other activities.

Thank PSALUM71
Dumfries, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

We've been eating at Brother's Encore Italian Restaurant for the past 5 years. They have great pizza and house salad - both are reasonably priced.

Thank wmay13241
Jacksonville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

The corned beef and cabbage are served in large portions and cut as they ought to be. The bartenders do an excellent job of taking care of the patrons! The beer selection is minimal, but the bartenders do the best they can to keep clientele happy. It is nice that there is a separate dining area from the bar which... More 

Thank Alyssa W
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Been here a handful of times. Mostly just for carry out. They have a bar area on the left and dinning on the right. Both areas separated by a wall. The bar area is small but nice, the dinning area needs work. The pizza is dry and boring. The subs are good. My wife had chicken marsala and she couldn't... More 

Thank Abarly11
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

My family has lived in the area for years, and we finally tried the pizza at Brother's Encore. They have great pizza! We were tired of the chains. This place was delicious! And we found out that they deliver. We will be back!

Thank Christopher B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

We love eating here. From the time you walk in the door until the time you leave, the staff are always friendly. They have the best fresh food. I love the cheese steaks, chicken Alfredo, the pizza as well as the Greek salad.

Thank breebugs
Montclair, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

The best kept secrets become well known as more people gather at the Encore Italian Resturant for great Irish & Italian food. They have a wide array of subs, appetizers and pizza selections as well as main course favorites. On the Pub side, there is an opportunity to enjoy a drink watching sporting events or have a blast during Friday... More 

Thank Paul M
Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2016

This looks like just another strip mall pizzaria from the outside. Indeed, the pizza is good; we prefer the "everything on" version. Their subs are very tasty and are served cold or warmed-your choice. The Italian food is average. The limited Irish dishes are a disappointment. The bar scene and bartenders, especially Ian, are noteworthy. Service in the restaurant section... More 

Thank Dianne B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5135 Waterway Dr, Dumfries, VA 22025-1261
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +1 703-680-0032

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?