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11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (85 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I go to Passionfish for fresh seafood, we go with friends, and I’ve had some serious business meetings there! Every time the food is well prepared and delicious. Sometimes we go to the bar and hang with the friendly bartenders and have...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Are outside on one of those lovely evenings where you could people watch. Had a lobster and it was excellent!! Nice atmosphere. Outside areas not large.

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there for lunch with a colleague. The place is modern, upscale and the staff is very friendly. I ordered the gumbo and it was well seasoned, not too spicy but with a little bite.

1  Thank marshallaw2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here with a few friends and the food was amazing! We each got the special that night, which was a crab stack - a salad of corn, asparagus & pickled onion with a sweet dressing, topped with a fried soft crab, topped with a...More

1  Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty nice ambiance and great service. Ordered Lobster and loved it. Crab cake was good too. Rainbow trout seems to be good as well. Overall that areas nice. Orange parking next door is free eventhough it is the most confusing parking lot where you do...More

Thank Murugasamy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Server we had for a big business group was barely present; I had to keep asking other wait-staff to call him over. Not acceptable. Seemed to have his mind on something else all the time. He even forgot to put in a dish one...More

Thank conradstx
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Had a business dinner here with about 40 people. The service was prompt and excellent. However, the food left much to be desired. I don’t know if that was because of the offerings of the meeting or indicative of the overall food offerings. I would...More

Thank Chandra P
Reviewed July 20, 2018

This is one of my favorite restaurants. I love seafood! The World class Martini is delightful. The wait staff is excellent and can describe the dishes well. They are also knowledgeable about food allergies and if they don’t know the answer they ask the chef...More

1  Thank Meretravel23
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Passion Fish did a very good job taking care of my wife and I on our recent date night with no kids. The seafood was executed well as we relaxed with such good service.

Thank BrionCornette
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We lived for three years in Buenos Aires and just returned from three years of fish abstinence, since they have no good fish there. We ate fish yesterday and today we went to explore this Passion Fish. I ate a chowder with some crab, a...More

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May 18, 2018|
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Response from Erin A | Property representative |
Happy Hour is available Mon-Fri from 3pm-6:30pm and Saturday from 4pm-6:30pm and Sunday from 3pm-9pm. Please join us Happy Hour appetizers and cocktails are all $5 with a great selection to choose from. See you soon!
April 19, 2016|
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Response from Phil F | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have other than fish. Steak.
December 19, 2014|
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Response from Vikingbymarriage | Reviewed this property |
We were in casual travel attire for lunch. Hubby was in shorts and t-shirt. Felt slightly underdressed (my own perception) as most other patrons were in business clothes and were there during weekday lunch time. I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
    (Explorer Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: 703.230.FISH
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