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Coastal Flats

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11901 Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030-8603
+1 571-522-6300
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Mon 11:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A frequent lunch stop and always great! Lots of good choices, seafood, chicken, and salads. Really nice bars...inside and out!

Thank John S
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141 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a great evening with my daughters and their Bf's. Food was awesome - loved the deviled eggs appetizer and the salads are enough for two people. Great wine selection and a great vibe to the whole place!

Thank George19
Fairfax, Virginia
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We wanted to sit outside, so the wait was a bit long (30 mins at 5 pm on a Friday). The food was lovely and they have healthy options like vegetables instead of fries or baked potato.

Thank imnva
Fairfax, Virginia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place for cocktails and dinner at the bar. Bartenders are terrific. Customers are friendly and the food is delicious. A great social evening with terrific food and stiff cocktails. Perfect!

Thank MNBMac
Fairfax, Virginia
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good food and drinks and sometimes there is a wait time to get a good table so make sure to go early or call ahead.

Thank frankhenry38
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite good. Although we were seated near the bar very loud. Other than that it was excellent. Would recommend.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family has lunch here a couple of times a year. The food is consistently decent with good service. We love the decor, the bread basket, the iced tea, and ironically, a lot of the non seafood dishes on the menu. It is a nice place for a group up to 6 people.

Thank rogerdc78
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come here often and definitely like the drinks and appetizers. And the yummy bread. My only complaint is the food itself is very salty. Wish they didn't overpower the food with salt.

Thank L2santhanam
Fairfax, Virginia
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coastal Flats is a great eating experience. My wife and I celebrated Mother's Day early, and had lunch. Both ordered the lobster roll sandwich, our favorite dish. At $22.00, it is a steal. A lightly toasted bun filled overflowing with a delicious lobster salad (loaded with lobster) with fries and grilled corn on the cob. My wife substituted asparagus for... More 

Thank fpk2
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lovely Solo Birthday Dinner, waiter was very polite, attentive, place was quiet and relaxing on Friday night late. Food was excellent in all ways, in all highly recommend going here to eat. Prices are a bit higher then they should be for 1 person having dinner, considering portions. Had lobster bisque soup, crab cake and filet (medium rare) with... More 

Thank Deborah C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11901 Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030-8603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 571-522-6300

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