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Dogfish Head Alehouse

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) #12 of 337 Restaurants in Fairfax $$ - $$$ American, ,
13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
+1 703-961-1140
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (40 reviews)
“bratwurst” (5 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

We went there because it was the closest to our house and did not feel driving around. Service was good, food was just okay , some menu items are found better in other restaurants. The Beer selection was good. It's is good to gather with...More

Thank Derazi
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Very busy place at the lunch time. The guy who served us very super and so were the brews. Unfortunately there was not that many new beers for me since our last year’s visit to Dogfish Head place in Rehoboth Beach. I found it a...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

The menu is fairly broad with all the typical American Faire. The beer menu - well, it's a lot to read and consider. The service was fast and courteous and the environment was loud, but a happy kind of loud. I would definitely go back...More

Thank WellWithMySoul
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I have always loved Dogfish's beer and it was fun to come to the brewpub with my friends. I got the Chesapeake pizza - the one with the crab on it. It came out way too hot and could have sat and let the toppings...More

Thank KristenMatt2705
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

The food was between poor and terrible. Greasy, poorly cooked, and not tasty. But the tap beer was very good. The place is casual, noisy and not comfortable for a business chat.

Thank chinesesun
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

This was my second trip here for lunch. Both times the food has been excellent! The standard beers on tap are great and they have special ones that rotate through. Of special note today, the French fries are some of the best I've ever had...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed February 9, 2017

This its about what you would expect for a large bar with food. They do have a great selection of local brews, craft. I had the sampler of beer which is a great value. I was with a large group, we had a selection of...More

Thank Swwalton
Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

Beer is awesome! I asked for the mahi mahi tacos and a namaste beer. Beer is excellent, food is nice. Fair price, well served dishes, good service and nice place. Good place to come with friends.

Thank Kalobar
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Great beer, great friendly service and great food - what more can you want! Try the pumpkin porter when it's in season.

Thank PHinNOVA
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Our food was very good, but the "beer for breakfast" was great if you like a strong beer. Our server was very good and knowledgeable about the beer offerings.

Thank dale1006
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-961-1140
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