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Aquarium Lounge

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620 Gaston Avenue, Fairmont, WV
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my wife and kids in for dinner. It was awkward, surrounded by what seemed like couples on a date. My daughter even noticed the sappy love music playing. Food is good but a little pricey.

Thank hopeithelps47
Elkview, West Virginia
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138 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For all that the atmosphere lacks, the seafood more than makes up for a worthwhile meal. Even the salads are outstanding. Put it on your bucket list.

Thank Lqchar
Fairmont, West Virginia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Wonderful! I had Alfredo Fetecini and it was delicious and ended up bringing half of it home for later...very good service and food. Will go back there again. Parking is limited so have to park on the street...but that's worth it all.

Thank Rosie S
Charlottesville, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Being an avid aquarist I was curiously enticed by the name. Decided to check it out in hopes of having a bite to eat whilst gawking or ridiculing the quality of the "Aquariums" yet there wasn't a tank in sight. Hoping to reach someone who's expectations might be crushed as mine were. Maybe the foods ok? Thank you. Good day.

1 Thank Brady Z
Bridgeport, West Virginia
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

My sister and I were celebrating our 54th birthday with our husbands. The place is a bit dismal and when you walk in you are right in the main dining room that means that if you sit at one of the front tables which we were you would see everyone walking in the door in front of you. The food... More 

Thank tina b
Buckhannon, West Virginia
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

This had been our first visit since the fire and I was very pleased. Food and Service was the same, excellent and I love that the "bar" is non smoking and now has nice booths. Can't go wrong with the Prime Rib...

Thank mjinwv
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

I really want to love this place....but upon my last two visits I have been really disappointed. The lack of a consistent chef makes coming here a crapshoot. I can't justify the amount of money I pay out for a meal here. My husband got the Jimmy Special sandwich once during lunch and it was amazing - one of the... More 

Thank TheTravelGirl525
On The Road
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151 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

You can't go wrong with the Aquarium Lounge! This tiny little hole in the wall keeps us coming back for their top notch food and excellent friendly service. From the steaks, to the pasta, to the amazing French Onion soup, you can't go wrong! Excellent place for locals for visitors alike!

Thank admit_it
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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214 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

This is my daughters favorite place to eat in Fairmont. We went last weekend for dinner and it was great. The salads were crisp and fresh and came with dinner. You had a choice of three salads. The appetizers were also great, especially the stuffed mushrooms. Steaks and prime ribs were all done just as we ordered. The delmonico steak... More 

1 Thank doctorgary
Akron, Ohio
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172 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

The Aquarium Lounge was highly recommended, buy some of the locals we were meeting with, as one of the best places in town to eat. I am sorry to say, I was not impressed. We were told we would need reservations for our party of 8, but that was far from the truth, I don't think they had 8 others... More 

1 Thank OscarPhilips

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 Gaston Avenue, Fairmont, WV
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Fairmont
  • Phone Number: 3043661500

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