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Whole Foods Market Cafe

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4501 Market Commons Dr, Fairfax, VA 22033-6003
+1 703-222-2058
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Accra, Ghana
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131 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a review of the Sports Spot, a sports bar-type grill at the Whole Foods Market (for some reason, Trip Adviser does not allow separate reviews of the five or so eating establishments that are located within the Whole Foods complex). The Sports Spot serves the thickest, tenderest, juiciest burgers that I have tried in Northern Virginia. They use... More 

Thank pinguinoBC
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best Whole Foods location around. Their selection of food rivals that of a legitimate restaurant. Their breakfast buffet has a great selection of any breakfast food you could ever think of, plus an elaborate Indian breakfast selection that's wonderful. Prices are a bit high, but at Whole Foods that's par for the course.

Thank Kylenova
Germantown Maryland
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374 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Had dinner last night with friends at the Sports Spot attached to the Whole Foods. It was a bit crowded but we were able to order our food and take our seats. Depending on what you ordered it was either fairly fast or very slow. Those of us who ordered burgers waited a good 15 minutes. I had the Italian... More 

Thank D4379
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

This place is great. I stopped here on my way to Washington Dulles airport for purchasing some health foods and have lunch. The seafood cafe looks very stylish and serves very good food for reasonable prices. I ordered the jumbo lump crab cake with nice fries (skin on), tasty sauce and salad - excellent. Other dishes I saw delivered to... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is the best and largest Whole Foods in the Northern Virginia area. It is the newest to my knowledge. The store itself is large with a great selection of organic produce and groceries. The have one of the largest seafood counters I have seen in recent memory. They have a seafood bar that in addition to their regular menu... More 

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Clifton, Virginia
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I occasionally stop in for dinner and shopping for groceries. This time we were returning from a three day trip to NY and didn't want to cook after driving 7 hours in traffics. My wife picked a fresh piece of Halibut and I had the Scallops. We both had the roasted potatoes and fresh greens salad. The... More 

Thank TwoTravelerstoo
Fairfax, Virginia
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is probably the best venue for fresh seafood and price in the county. They also have areas for sushi and general food (with several tv's for sports in this area and beer) and a patio dining area where on the weekends there is live music. On Wednesdays it is Oyster night with oysters $1 each. Also try the bouillabaisse... More 

Thank ashotwell
Fairfax, Virginia
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

There is a choice of a salad bar, with LOTS of veggies and varieties to put in your salad, a smaller hot bar, and a deli section. The food is always good. I would give it five stars, but due to the size of the facility, the menu is not as large as other Whole Foods I have seen and... More 

Thank Edward H
Warrenton, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

So, we eat a salad for lunch or dinner and had no idea until we were on the way home from the airport on a Sunday morning, and there it was! Breakfast was just awesome! Priced by the pound, along with the salad bar, the breakfast burrito with all of the fixin's was a real value! Oh yeah, they had... More 

Thank MorganPirate
Ottawa, Canada
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

We stayed in Fairfax while visiting D.C. and this Whole Foods came highly recommended. We have a whole foods here in Ottawa but it's nothing like this one. I couldn't believe the number of prepared food vendors they have within this grocery store. I remember a Pizzaria, a general buffet, a Sushi and Ramen place, Sandwiches, Burgers and BBQ! What... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4501 Market Commons Dr, Fairfax, VA 22033-6003
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-222-2058
Visit any one of our sit-down eateries. Seafood features fresh oysters, fish & chips, po-boys, ethnic and seasonal seafood dishes and fish soups. If you have a hankering for a pulled pork sandwich and all the sides, then try the Smokehouse. Travel to Asia where we offer peking duck, noodle bowls, sushi and more. The Specialty eatery features artisan grilled cheeses and sandwiches, delicious soups and cheese plates. All of our eateries offer beer and wine as well

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?