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11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624 (Explorer Street)
09:00 - 18:00
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Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Ocean View, Delaware
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93 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

I was here with some work colleagues for dinner and had a delightful experience. The service was great, very good drink and wine selections. Several folks order the $35 special which gets you an appetizer, choice of main course and a desert. Everyone enjoyed their meals which ranged from yummy scallops, salmon, salads, sushi, and mahi mahi.

Thank Doug P
Darnestown, Maryland
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Great wine, great service, and great food! Really enjoyed my meal and the service at PassionFish! Great place for a casual business meeting.

Thank Phil F
Reston, Virginia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

I have eaten in many, many restaurants here in the US and in Europe. This is one of the very best! The choices are so original -- and tasty! The ambiance, service, and meal give value for the price. But, truly, it is the originality of the menu that makes the meal(s). This is a fine restaurant.

Thank SoCalNative1946
Princess Anne, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Had the grilled swordfish special which was awesome because it came with a side and delicious chocolate mousse dessert. During the week I was here for training this was by far the best restaurant I visited. The server was awesome!

Thank Kellam21853
Bristow, Virginia
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205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

I joined a few of my coworkers for a "work" dinner last night at PassionFish. I have only been a few times for lunch and the food was very good, however I got to try some new stuff this go-around. Sushi - the PassionFish roll is really good. They also had a sashimi special consisting of tuna, salmon, and a... More 

Thank BareTruth0827
No. VA
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209 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

We were looking for a restaurant that we hadn't tried in Reston Town Center, so this is what I picked. There were 5 of us dining and I must admit, I wished I had spent more time looking at the prices - ouch! HOWEVER, I love to eat out and I consider myself pretty picky...Passionfish is one of the better... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Passion fish started serving brunch last weekend for the first time and it's phenomenal. They are open for brunch Saturday and Sunday 11-2. It's a pretty good deal, $19 for two courses and $2 mimosas/bloody marys or you can order a la carte. Be forewarned that the "starter" course is pretty large, almost like another whole entree, so go hungry.... More 

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Canton, Ohio
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82 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

I had a chance last week while in DC to eat at Passion Fish for Christmas Eve dinner. The restaurant is beautiful. The service is impeccable. The food is GREAT!!!! While my family all had the seafood, I had a steak. It was the most tender, flavorful, melt in your mouth steak I have ever had. The accompanying asparagus was... More 

Thank Chef Ed L
Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

This place was a great fusion restaurant. While seafood is seafood, and you expect a restaurant like this to prepare the food well, there was a wide variety of flavor options. I would say that I didnt give it a 5 star rating probably because of the table size. When you pay $65 or so per person for a meal,... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

If you're a lover of sushi, you will know how good it is. If you're a first timer and unsure. This is the place to go. And you will be hooked. Pricing but worth it! Enjoy.

Thank Lisa M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
American, Seafood, Sushi
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
    (Explorer Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: 703.230.FISH

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?