Category Archives: Vienna/Tysons

Taco Bamba Vienna

Taco Bamba Vienna, web site, 164 Maple Ave., Vienna, VA, 703-436-6339, note they open at 8:30 a.m. and thus are a breakfast option. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | Ylp | Zagat] … Continue reading

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Street Kitchen

Street Kitchen, web site, 7943B Tysons Corner Center, Ste G21U (2nd floor), Tysons Corner, VA, Tysons Corner Mall I, floor 2, near the restaurant American Tandoor, 571-633-1820 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Zagat | TripAdvisor | Ylp] … Continue reading

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Marjan

Marjan (Carryout and Catering), 155-A Maple Avenue West, Vienna, VA, 703-272-7374 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Ylp] The most authentic Iranian place around. It is a semi-buffet, with daily specials, and yes they do run out of … Continue reading

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Alborz

Alborz, web site, 8417 Old Courthouse Road, Vienna, VA, 703-288-4500 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [TripAdvisor | zabihah | Ylp] Right now this is the best Persian place around. It’s in some ways a carbon copy of … Continue reading

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Aldeerah

Aldeerah, web site, 262 SE Cedar Lane, Vienna, VA, 703-573-3205, closed Monday lunch (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | Ylp] Wow, this place is fun, just opened in early 2015. I’ve only been once, but immediately … Continue reading

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Diya

Diya, web site, 2070 Chain Bridge Road, Vienna, VA, 703-970-7500 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [zabihah | Ylp | Don Rockwell | Gayot] This is in that camera-shaped building near Tysons Corner on Rt. 123. They serve … Continue reading

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Jose Andres America Eats

Jose Andres America Eats, web site, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean, VA (in the Ritz-Carlton, free valet parking with validation) 703-506-4300 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | City Paper | NoVA Mag | Don Rockwell … Continue reading

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Elephant Jumps – Update

Elephant Jumps, web site, Thai food in Merrifield, 8110 A Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, VA, 22042, 703-942-6600, in the Yorktowne Center, more on Gallows than Route 50 (it is in the northwest corner of the Center, which sits on the … Continue reading

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Ya Hala

Ya Hala, web site, 409 Maple Avenue West, Vienna, VA, 703-255-7070 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [zabihah | ylp] A remarkably fresh and yummy Lebanese mom and pop place. The best meat hummus around. Consistent. They also … Continue reading

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Nostos

Nostos, web site, 8100 Boone Blvd, Vienna, VA (at Tysons off of Aline, across from Fairfax Square), 703-760-0690 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | WaPo | Washingtonian | Don Rockwell | Yelp | Gayot] Finally this … Continue reading

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