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Silver Diner

Fair Oaks Mall, 12250 Fair Lakes Pkwy. West Ox Rd., Fairfax, VA 22033
+1 703-359-5941
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fair Oaks Mall, 12250 Fair Lakes Pkwy. West Ox Rd., Fairfax, VA 22033
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looks like a diner but so much better. Wonderful and efficient staff. The meals are made with fresh local products. Had great eggs and was blown away by the blueberry pancakes, the blueberries were huge and fresh. Coffee was wonderful and plentiful. We are from...More

Thank davidbl2017
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

On my way to the office and decided to stop for lunch. I was in a hurry so didn’t want a full meal but wanted more than fast food. Went to Silver Diner in Fairfax. Server was “Fredy.” Good food, good service. I work close...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Quick and friendly service, good food, good price. Parking may be a bit difficult during busy hours but, other than that, hard to beat,

Thank Pete078
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The greeters and service staff are friendly and the service is both attentive and quick. The concept farm to table comfort food provides a good mix of season and local meals at a reasonable price. The food quality is delicious, my only concern was the...More

Thank Skip F
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Just went here after years of waiting, so now I'm kicking myself for not going earlier. This place is sooooo cool it ain't even funny! The milkshake I had was so good I almost ordered two more! And the old, old time music boxes at...More

Thank Dananviv
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Been here many times over many times...good quality food service and cleanliness/restaurant condition...small portions though so beware unless you eat like a bird...or be ready to spend more money above already above average prices

Thank diehardchris
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Locally sourced good food in an environment familiar to those of us who can remember the old soda fountain with its wood booths and jukebox. Great breakfast all day long, tasty burgers, good dinners, although those portions are not sized for truck-drivers. And the price...More

Thank LynnEFairfax
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Met a friend for lunch but I wanted breakfast and there were plenty of choices on the menu. I had eggs benedict and they were excellent. Came with way too many home fried potatoes and two large servings of eggs benedict. Only thing I did...More

Thank Tempie T
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful classic old diner feel with a push toward delicious, LOCALLY GROWN/FARMED and fresh food!!! One of the best diners I've ever been to! The pros: excellent food all around, excellent selections for everyone in the fam, classic diner food but also interesting out of...More

1  Thank yeahwhynot
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The waitress introduced me to a little gem not on the menu...I think it's called the ultimate power salad, with quinoa, and sun seeds, and chicken (I added the chicken) dried cranberries, and much much more. It was delicious she was very pleasant, I was...More

1  Thank Adam M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 2:00 am
6:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fair Oaks Mall, 12250 Fair Lakes Pkwy. West Ox Rd., Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-359-5941
At Silver Diner, we're much more than a diner. Whether you choose a classic dish or a vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free option, Executive Chef Ype Von Hengst has created a menu of customizable, healthier choices that all share one thing: the highest quality, all-natural ingredients available.Silver Diner is proud to be a key part of the local community, nurturing it's growth, providing food for healthier lifestyles, and supporting local schools and non-profits. With a menu that features more than 15 local farms that support sustainable agriculture, Chef Ype creates seasonal dishes using the freshest ingredients available within our local region.
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