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Coastal Flats

11901 Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030-8603
+1 571-522-6300
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster roll” (46 reviews)
“drunken ribeye” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (66 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11901 Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030-8603
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11 - 20 of 774 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wide range of preferences among a wide age range of family members, and everyone was happy! Shrimp, salmon, grits, trout - all declared delicious. Service was great; food fresh and well-prepared; prices reasonable - highly recommended.

Thank DrNickatNite
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I've never eaten at Coastal Flats and left wishing I had gone elsewhere. The combination of food and service make this one of my favorites. The Coastal Flats near me is in Fairfax Corner, near Fair Oaks Mall. I would give this Coastal Flats five...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

My favorite restaurant food is great Drinks are good and most important Excellent services employees are very Nice. I have been to Coastal Flat for the past three year never a complaint.

Thank Zoyla A
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We visited Coastal Flats when company was in town. We had a great meal. I had the constantly good fish and chips. My husband had the Monterey Salad - always great. And our friends had the salad with feta and announced to the table it...More

Thank LetsGoNowOK
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Best Lobster role I had south of Maine, accompanied by. Great craft brew and exemplary service. The lobster meat was fresh and substantial, the craft drag beer was cold and fresh, and the server was friendly attentive and professional. It was all at their outdoor...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised at how fresh the seafood was. Service was good. Good family atmosphere.. Had the fish fingers, beef spare ribs and lobster bisque.

Thank Masranger
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Went here one Saturday night. The restaurant was quite busy and we had about a half hour wait for a table. We were given a buzzer and waited with the rest of the patrons. Once we were seated, we ordered drinks. We got appetizers; She...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Short wait for a table. Friendly service, fast service and good food at reasonable prices. Not that romantic of a setting but pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Kenneth F
Reviewed September 24, 2017

We were there at 5:00ish. We were seated in about 5 minutes, server was on time. Coffee and tea came out right away. Salads were made to order. Food came on time and was hot. To go boxes were made available. As we were leaving...More

Thank Fasteddie1955
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We went for lunch earlier this week. The service was great as is the food. We had fish tacos and field greens with goat cheese. Portions were just the right size.

Thank Bobnlynn
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December 14, 2016|
Response from SGS I | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about a meeting space at Coastal Flats. You would have to call them and find out. 11901 GRAND COMMONS AVENUE FAIRFAX, VA 22030 (571) 522-6300
Frances E
October 28, 2016|
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Response from SGS I | Reviewed this property |
Their website says_Take a seat at Coastal Flat’s bar after work and their beach-y vibe will have you relaxed in no time. Enjoy happy hour Monday through Thursday from 3:00 until 6:00pm and 9:00pm until close. Try of the... More
August 27, 2015|
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Response from JOD_WSRFC | Reviewed this property |
No private rooms but you can select times when the restaurant is less busy. It is my experience that this is a trend among restaurants that even the bar areas are no longer segregated from dining affording the dinner crows... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11901 Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030-8603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 571-522-6300
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