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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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“burgers” (24 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13041 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22033-2001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As one would hope, the beer is the star here! Having visited multiple times in the past month, the evolving menu of suds is consistently interesting, internationally diverse and most importantly fresh! Confused by the many options? Go for the beer sampler. Great! The space...More

Thank bvlesterdesign
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love the food and beer here. Burgers rate 10/10 according to my 15 year old son. Usually busy but can get in pretty quickly. Love it.

Thank LouMonika
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We were visiting my cousin in Fairfax. We are from Wisconsin so I like beer! I especially like hoppy beers and Dogfish makes some good ones. Little did I know they have restaurants, and my cousin took us there, life is good. Anyhow I ordered...More

Thank bjlinWI
Reviewed 31 December 2017

My daughters took us to Star Wars at the Dulles Space Museum and afterwards traffic was so bad we decided to wait it out having dinner. Since we don't get up this way much hubby wanted to go to Dogfish. There were 5 of us...More

Thank atasteofcreole
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped for happy hour with a few friends and this is not your average “bar” or “restaurant” but a nice melding of both. Their IPA’s are outstanding with a range of alcohol from 4.6 to over 10%. I personally like the 60 minuet with a...More

Thank D2821ITroberts
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Real nice servers, good food and drink, quick service. Easy stop for lunch n brew. Pretzel was tasty, crab dip all eaten, and boys meals of fish n cips, and pretzel sandwiches all good choices. Beer lovers paradise. Great ambiance, clean bathroom. Nice.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We actually went to the church falls location but it wasn’t listed and I didn’t have the info with me to add it. We were a party of 10 with two kids on a Saturday night. Everyone enjoyed the food. Even me that’s very picky...More

Thank Amber o
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

So here is the thing about this place and my review While I grew up in VA I now live in Portland OR the home of coffee and beer so - I have some places to compare to - loud too loud to have a...More

Thank Shrinkme
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Perfect place for a local hangout, date, casual convo, or if you just want a change of pace. If you are looking for class, you may be happier across the parking lot at Bonefish, but, if you want to be served by staff with great...More

Thank CateV1992
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We didn't eat anything here, just stopped to have some beers with friends. The service was very efficient and friendly. The beers were very good!

Thank Jrpatterson
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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, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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