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California Pizza Kitchen

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4200 Fairfax Corner Ave W, Fairfax, VA 22030-8604
+1 703-222-8097
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Riverside, California
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2,148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 491 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Two strikes...I won't be back. VERY slow service, and incorrect orders. The location is very busy with difficult parking due to the theaters. I was only there during peak hours. Generally, the CPK food is very good. Maybe it's good here when it's slow.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Centreville, Virginia
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585 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2016

The pizzas are great because you can get a regular, thin or flatbread and the combinations of toppings are really good. The salads are excellent, big portions and lots of really fresh, delicious ingredients. The service is fine and the location is great right there in Fairfax Corner. They have a lot of good lunch specials, too.

Thank RYC88
Kuching, Malaysia
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77 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed February 27, 2016

I always come here for quick lunch and will order the lunch set. It's enough and reasonable for me. Good ambiance and friendly server. I love the farmer's market soup and the chicken sandwich

Thank minnnara
Oakton, VA
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165 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2016

I simply like the bolonaise and thin crust pizza as well as the salads. Good service p, relaxed environment.

Thank genegrandisle
Washington DC
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418 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2016

CPK Fairfax Corner has undergone a remodel that brightens and freshens this popular spot. The menu as well has been tweaked to offer lighter fare and options for folks looking for simpler meals and gluten and allergen free options. I chose one of the lunch duos from the reimagined menu--a hearty harvest soup and a Ceasar salad which came with... More 

Thank sailingboat
Waldorf, Maryland, USA
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95 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Decent pizza/sub place and they had a few brews on tap as well that were not too shabby. I'd go back.

Thank TommyS614
Fairfax, Virginia
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177 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2016

I used to really enjoy CPK before I couldn't eat gluten. Then I still enjoyed the Roasted Veggie Salad with Salmon whenever my hubby wanted a pizza fix. I was pleasantly surprised to find out they now have gluten free pizza. They have a small GF pizza menu for true Celiac's but you can get any pizza on a GF... More 

Thank MissMuffet63
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Our waiter was very good and attentive. The food is excellent although a little pricey. Having eaten pizza in Italy and not paid this much for it, California Pizza Kitchen may want to bring their prices down just a bit. It's good, but not great. We enjoyed our visit to this location though!

Thank Baynaked
Fairfax, Virginia
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160 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2015

Busy restaurant in a busy area, but once you get a table, has a great lively atmosphere, good pizza, and cold draft brews.

Thank AmericanMcCouple
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2015

My favorite salad from anywhere! I love it plain or with added salmon. A half size portion is plenty big enough for one adult.

Thank rockinrobinmom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Fairfax Corner Ave W, Fairfax, VA 22030-8604
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-222-8097

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