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Dante's Ristorante

1148 Walker Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-1818
+1 703-759-3131
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“dover sole” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1148 Walker Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-1818
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

We love to go to Dante's in Northern Virginia. We visited there this past Saturday evening and had the Crab and avocado tower and a beet salad as an appetizer. Both are excellent.

Thank cdsamm
Reviewed 29 January 2018

The service here was very good and everybody was friendly and attentive. The carrot soup was amazing and probably the best part of the meal. The rest was good but not great. I had the veal and wife had the pork chops. Everything was cooked...More

Thank scott d
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We ate dinner at Dante's with another couple in November. I called ahead and asked for the "Per Due" room upstairs (which actually holds 4 people comfortably). Attila, the maitre d was charming as always, visiting our table and sharing the history of the Victorian...More

Thank cdsamm
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I really enjoyed walking up to the restaurant. It's a well-appointed large home right off of Colvin Run Road. There is plentiful parking. Our service was very responsive. We arrived right at opening time of 11:30am for lunch. I had the pumpkin squash and my...More

Thank restrapo
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We have enjoyed dining at Dante's since the week they opened. Authentic Italian cuisine, attentive service and great atmosphere. We have been to Italy numerous times, and this is so much more convenient! Salute!

Thank travelerwayne1997
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for someplace new but not too far away from Merrifield when we found this restaurant. It was a special occasion so a white tablecloth setting was perfect. The restaurant is in a mansion and each room is beautiful and a little bit...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has an outside charcoal grill preparing a great selection of favorite summer grilled choices. Service excellent and atmosphere was classic.

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The ambiance and scale of the multiple dinning rooms is very nice. The food was good and the staff is very friendly and attentive. Although my Dove Sole was good, it was not special. On the other hand, I highly recommend the chocolate cake which...More

Thank Louay
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Met some friends here for dinner. Had a GREAT TIME! The food was good! I'm not a vegetarian and even though it was not on the menu I was in the mood for Eggplant Parmigiana. Oscar, our server came thru for me and delivered a...More

Thank DaveHRoe
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were looking for an intimate quiet restaurant to celebrate our 40th anniversary. Dante's was superb! It's in an old house, with small separate dining rooms. Food was wonderful; service excellent! And, because we mentioned our anniversary, we got a free dessert to share and...More

Thank lovesailtrip
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29 May 2017|
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Hmmm. I think you will need to call the restaurant for this one.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 75
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1148 Walker Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-1818
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 703-759-3131
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