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Jackson's Mighty Fine Food & Lucky Lounge

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11927 Democracy Drive, Reston, VA 20190
+1 703-437-0800
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 am
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Aalborg, Denmark
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our meal. I had the bacon cheeseburger. It was well done. The meat tasted great. I'm not too sure about the cheese and I could have done without. They work the tables as a team so we were taken care of nicely. They had a bread basket with a collection of breads. They were very tasty. I would... More 

Thank RhodesPE
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

An unforgettable experience. This is how the blue moon ale is served in the country of origin of this beer. Sofas like in movies. As a first course Caesar salad. The main is a steak (medium rare) ... I would like to share with you the level of service. I got a steak that was not at the level I... More 

Thank Andrey P
Reston, Virginia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We generally go to Jackson's once a month or more. Or did before Reston Town Center started charging for parking. Don't want to use the app or pay so now go to other GAR and other fine restaurants in the area. If you are willing to hassle with the parking, Jackson's is a great place. We have always been pleased... More 

Thank Robert H
Woodbridge, Virginia
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107 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very happy to try another of the Great American Restaurants (Lord knows I adore the Carlyle). This place did not disappoint. We stopped in for cocktails, dessert, and snacks. I was pleased to realize this was also the reservation I made for dinner that night (with a party of 8). We loved our desserts and light snacks (sushi, artichoke dip,... More 

Thank Gabrielle71
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Rolla you start with alone are to die for. My favorite thing in their menu is a French dip sandwich. The service is great and it has a nice atmosphere.

Thank Kbus06
Sellersville, Pennsylvania
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309 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate dinner tonight with some coworkers. I had the French dip which was on the expensive side, but one of the best I've ever had. Our server Ana was great, we threw her for a loop when she gave us our 5 separate checks and we all handed her out AMEX corporate cards, but it all worked out. Will return... More 

Thank heaterguy100
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is one of my favorites of all time in the Northern Virginia area. The location is right in the middle of Reston's town center which makes it really convenient to get to and you have plenty of parking garages next to it. I love their lobster roll and the house-cut fries on the side. Each time we've been... More 

Thank Lisa L
Reston, Virginia
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the menu and drinks. We have eaten here a million times. Parking can be difficult and be prepared to wait for long periods of time during the usual weekend dinner rush.

Thank Conners5
Reston, Virginia
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ambiance and food are very good. A little noisy, but well worth an occasional visit. Really like the seafood. Make sure you have your RTC parking app. for parking "fiasco" validation purposes.

Thank Jim L
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Broiled crab cakes were outstanding, nearly 100% crab with a nice side sauce. The medium rare filet mignon was done perfectly and I ordered a side of sautéd mushrooms which were very nice with the filet. Fresh fries were good but not sure why the fanfare on those. Not a huge craft beer selection on tap, but at least two... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $30
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 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
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11927 Democracy Drive, Reston, VA 20190
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 703-437-0800
A nostalgic nod to mid century Americana and comfort food classics and some unexpected twists (a la sushi) in an upbeat 1940's dinner house.

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