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9917 Fairfax Blvd, Rebel Run Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-1740
(703) 385-5912
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with an Italian friend of mine. Surprisingly, our server spoke Italian! Most servers at Italian restaurants DON'T speak Italian. Good food, good service, and authentic Italian server. Great place!

Thank Bob B
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is delicious. Our daughter and her family love the pizza and salad but we love the chicken arrebiatica (chicken breasts covered in mozzarela cheese with white wine, and green pepper sauce).

Thank Linda M
Brookneal, Virginia
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90 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a family dinner here on a Saturday evening. Without reservations they seated our party of six (three generations of one family) immediately into a nice quiet corner so that we could visit with one another easily. There was no blast of air conditioning pushing down on us, which was a big plus for the older generation. Two of... More 

Thank JT_1837
Springfield, Virginia
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148 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

For us, this was a rare disappointment. Pros: fast service, staff friendly, large open seating area, cost. Cons: bruschetta bread was burned and swimming in oil, chicken was very greasy and undercooked. Info: we stopped in for a late lunch and we were disappointed with the meal (see cons). We won't return.

Thank JE and JA D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

nothing fancy, just plain home cooking. Love their pizza and calzones. Wait staff never changes which makes it very special

Thank Matilde B
Chandler, Arizona
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Good food...friendly staff...reasonable prices. No military or AA discounts offered. Even though it's a family owned business, there was adequate seating. They even have nice patio seating. I would definately return.

Thank SuperMomof3b0yz
Washington DC
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389 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

This used to be our "go to" for comfort Italian food and atmosphere and it was not uncommon to find a line at the door on weekend nights for this kitschy, slightly out of date but always good food spot. The interior has since been remodeled and there was no wait line on Friday night. The remodel, while it brightened... More 

Thank sailingboat
Gainesville, Virginia
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152 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

When we lived in Fairfax, we dined at Esposito's frequently, but now it's a long drive. We decided last week to give it a try and were not disappointed. The food is as good as always. The house-made pasta simply melts in your mouth. I had Feste de Mare...the shell fish was great. My wife had eggplant parmesan and loved... More 

Thank PittsburghGeese
Fairfax, Virginia
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432 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

This is a family owned restaurant. Great service. I got the spaghetti carbonara. It's good but too salty. Wife ordered a margarita pizza but it is nothing more than a plain cheese pizza. No tomatoes and they were out of basil. The waitress told us margarita pizzas have no tomatoes. Wrong.

Thank eaglesclaw121
Columbia, Maryland
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149 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

My husband and I stopped in on a Sunday evening for dinner after car shopping in the area. My husband used to work in the area and has eaten here many times, but this was my first time eating here. We were promptly greeted and seated. Our waitress was very friendly and knowledgeable. She recommended the ravioli with ricotta and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9917 Fairfax Blvd, Rebel Run Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-1740
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: (703) 385-5912

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