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4000 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206-3424
+1 703-931-0777
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (110 reviews)
“crab cakes” (81 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4000 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206-3424
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the Chicken Mango Pecan Salad with hot (temperature) chicken. It was the best salad i ever had ... mixed greens, grapes, dried cranberries, almonds. And mint with just the right amount of a delicious dressing. The chicken was freshly grilled. Basket of fresh and...More

Thank travlin_fam5
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many restaurants to choose from in Alexandria, Shirlington, Arlington, DC - - yet, Carlyle makes me return again and again! When you know the food is so yummy, atmosphere is perfectly 'upscale casual', service is personable & attentive, and the price extremely...More

Thank Marguerite B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town on business for two weeks. In the second week, I discovered this place and returned twice before the week was out. Fabulous food and service. Not noisy, even when the place was busy,,,which was typical. The Filet Mignon was about the...More

Thank skionVA1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Romantic, yummy food, great service. The lobster roll and braised short rib and Brussels sprouts were divine!!!

1  Thank Rachael E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Carlyle is my family and my favorite Arlington restaurant! The staff is always attentive, professional and friendly! We love the crabcakes!

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I came up to Shirlington to see a show at Signature Theatre. As we were making a weekend of it, we had dinner at Carlyle. I had the grilled chicken sandwich. It was pretty good but the fries were terrific! He had the...More

Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our meal was very good, Tex-Mex egg rolls, chicken sandwiches and bacon cheese burger. The service was great and the dog loved his biscuit, but I expected more gourmet quality food - it missed the mark.

1  Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, nice staff and relaxed mood make this a classic No.Va. bistro. Serious food but family friendly. Nice breads available in the attached sandwich shop.

Thank Chari3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told about this restaurant by the front desk of our hotel. It was work trying to find parking. I had the short ribs & they melted in your mouth. My husband & daughter enjoyed there steaks. The wait staff was very friendly. The...More

Thank cthemome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were seated swiftly at 4:00pm on a Friday. We were also served quickly. We ordered calamari as an appetizer. The sauce was good. As entrees, we ordered a 14 oz sirloin and cauliflower, and fish tacos with sweet potato fries. Everything was cooked perfectly....More

Thank Jartfam
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Robert B
14 June 2017|
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Response from namaskar | Reviewed this property |
They can accommodate most food preferences with out trouble. This is a walk in the park for Carlyle. I have been there when diners asked for Gluten free meals, in most cases grilled fish with side vegetables will satisfy... More
Robert B
14 June 2017|
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Response from Dre4golf | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Carlyle has a gluten-free menu.
24 May 2017|
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Response from namaskar | Reviewed this property |
Have you simply called the restaurant (703-931-0777)? I have eaten there often and once or twice with persons that had glutton restrictions. I found the restaurant to be very accommodating in dealing with dietary... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4000 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206-3424 (Formerly Carlyle Grand Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-931-0777
This Martin Luther King Jr. Day we will be opening at 11:00 AM and serving brunch until 3:00 PM High energy, American bistro with seasonal outside dining and year round classic fare. A perennial brunch favorite.
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