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Dogfish Head Alehouse

$$ - $$$American, ,
13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
+1 703-961-1140
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just go there..beer, wine and atmosphere...their outdoor patio is to die for!!!! We went as 2 coules and sat outdoor late in evening..No mosquitoes..TV's and quiet enough to carry on a normal conversation...............You will be presently surprised

Thank kr5flute
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hubby and I came on two different occasions for dinner. The burgers were great as was the beer selection. I saw they have events for dinner and beer and the cost seems really reasonable.

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for the 1st time here this week, and I was duly impressed. The atmosphere was very pleasant (it may be a bit loud at times, but everybody I saw was having a great time!). I asked our waiter that if I never came...More

Thank Dananviv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go here regularly and have never been disappointed. Food is always amazing. Whatever is on the special menu is the way to go! The regular menu is good but we have always been impressed the the specials menu. Pretzels are always a good choice!...More

Thank Christine S
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Greaf beer! Great food! Fun for the family! We came as a party of 8 and was seated quickly on a Saturday evening. Fish tacos are so good! Kids enjoy the good as well! We will def be back!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This was our first visit to Dogfish Head Alehouse -- a Saturday night retirement party for a close friend. Lots of families present. The food was very good and the service was fantastic! Good-size portions, too. We both ordered the fish and chips, which were...More

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Dogfish Head makes a good beer, but the food won't get me back. It was very average, although the menu looked really good. We were there as a family and got a wide range of things. The fried pickle appetizer was good, we enjoyed that...More

1  Thank laguna5243
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Very tasty lunch with good beer. The service was excellent and the atmosphere very enjoyable. Recommended for families and business as well as passing travellers.

1  Thank Duncan E
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This gets some very good reviews, but then so do Dennys and Cracker Barrel. Some people like that, but don't expect anything more. That said, some things chain restaurants can do well - the burger is pretty good, fish tacos were not bad, and the...More

2  Thank OccupantTwo
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Great for lunch,but haven’t been for dinner. The sandwiches are all big, so you can share. You’re given the option to pay a slight charge to have the sandwich split between two plates with a full order of fries with each half. It’s really a...More

1  Thank Loretta J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-961-1140
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