Coastal Flats, 11901Grand Commons Avenue, Fairfax, VA, 571-522-6300, there is one in the new Tysons Corner extension as well. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | City Paper | openlist | Gayot]
A chain-looking seafood place, but it is packing them in regularly. Probably an OK alternative if you have to go bland and mainstream.
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A reliable part of the American Restaurants chain, like Artie’s in Fairfax, but more flashy. The food is nothing special, but always passable.