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Dolce Vita Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

10824 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-4325
+1 703-385-1530
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Pizza, Italian, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10824 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-4325
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this restaurant twice while in Fairfax. The staff was very cordial, informed, and provided excellent service. I will recommend this restaurant to everyone.

Thank Dwaine H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We called ahead to make sure there was a table. They told me I needed a reservation so I reserved. Got there and the hostess was kind of staring at us like we had committed a crime. She then, with an empty restaurant, manage to...More

Thank Fabian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dinner was great had veal and is was so tinder & sauce lite. One person had to have Guillen free food and had several choices. Service was good & people friendly.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Dolce Vita, and we look forward to returning. Our waiter was from Venice and was very friendly and helpful. He recommended an excellent Chianti wine, and brought fresh bread and olive oil. We all appreciated that he then stepped...More

Thank LoveToTravel30226
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While I grew up in the area, I had passed by this restaurant many times without trying it. When my in-laws were in town recently, they stayed at the Hampton Inn next door, tried it for dinner, and took us back anothet night to celebrate...More

Thank rogerdc78
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I attended GMU Arts Center's concert last night and before that made last minute reservations at Dolce Vita. We lived in the area a number of years ago but never went to Dolce Vita. Wow, what a find! It's fabulous. Loved the...More

Thank Diana T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very traditional Italian cuisine freshly made and very tasty. A nugget we found in the busy urban area of Fairfax in business for over 20 years. We had the Fetuccine ai Fruitii De Marie (seafood) and the Filet Mignon. So delicious!!!! Service was friendly and...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked here from our hotel. Food was very good. Service was a little slow. Portions were not quite what I expected. Overall a good experience

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small friendly restaurant with excellent Italian food and chianti. All four of us enjoyed our entrees and the chianti. I had the fettuccine with shrimp, scallops, lump crab meat, and portobello mushrooms which was cooked to perfection. It is highly recommended to make a reservation,...More

Thank Gayle H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

One of the best restaurants in Fairfax. The wood oven pizza is excellent! The rest of the menu is delicious as well. Great service by all the staff. I try to eat here whenever I am in Fairfax, the food is that good!

Thank Thomas A
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Is Sunday really the only day you're open for dinner? TripAdvisor says the other days you're open only 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. -- just for lunch? Can that be right?
23 December 2016|
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Response from KDI2013 | Reviewed this property |
Open every day for dinner, ar 5:30, weeknights til 9:30, Fri & Sat til 10:30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10824 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-4325
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-385-1530
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Serving the best Italian food in Fairfax City for over 21 years! A full service restaurant with both classic and inventive Italian dishes, and a romantic wine bar with expert wine list and shareable small plates all brought to you by Executive Chef Anthony Grasso and house Sommelier Matthew McGuigan. Locally-sourced meats and produce, homemade pastas and pizzas, and farm-to-table ingredients are our passion.