Where Tysons Celebrates

Throughout the Tysons area, there are so many options for private dining functions — small gatherings to huge events, casual to formal, all offering their unique atmosphere and cuisine. VivaTysons wants to make it easier for you to consider the area’s great variety of offerings to we complied a list of restaurants, country clubs and special venues that are ready to serve you and your special group. (If we’ve missed any, we apologize in advance.)

Falls Church

2941 Restaurant

2941 Fairview Park Drive

2941 Restaurant is a special venue with several stunning rooms in which to host a business gathering or family occasion. Their private rooms can accommodate anything from an intimate gathering of 8 to large private parties of up to 100. The entire restaurant and outdoor patio areas are also available for parties of up to 200. Water scenery and spectacular decor will make any event special.


124 N. Washington Street

Praised for its unique blend of style and flavor, Argia’s is a lively, local Italian restaurant where groups of family and friends gather to enjoy authentic family style Italian food. Argia’s brings the comfort and class of Italian cuisine to its customers while providing a perfect atmosphere for private parties for up to 200 guests.

Idylwood Grill and Wine Bar

2190 Pimmitt Drive

A perfect neighborhood restaurant, Idylwood Grill offers a customized menu and excellent service for special affairs and gatherings. From just cocktails and appetizers to semi-private seated dining, this casual yet upscale restaurant will happily meet your needs for up to 40 guests.

Open Kitchen

7115 Leesburg Pike

This unique venue is a bistro/cooking school/timeshare kitchen offering many options for private dining. From an intimate customized dinner for 12 or take the entire restaurant for up to 80. Email Hue Chan-Karels at hcl@openkitchen-dcmetro.com to get the planning started. Fantastic programs for corporate team building, cooking classes for groups and more.

Sea Pearl Restaurant and LoungeCommunityAwardMedallion

8191 Strawberry Lane

For parties of 10 to 200, Sea Pearl is the perfect place to host your event. Choose from a number of semi-private areas for dining, or reserve the bar or lounge for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. They can customize a menu or bar option to meet your needs.

The State Theatre

220 N. Washington Street

From 50 to 500, from a class reunion, to a wedding, to the corporate product launch party, The State Theatre is the venue for you. All the saccommodations are available including the highest tech A/V and communications equipment you’ll ever need. Put a band on the stage, let them customize your menu, and put your event to bed!

Great Falls

Brix American Bistro

1025-I Seneca Road

Host your event at Brix and let them take care of making it a memorable occasion for you, your family, and friends. The large dining room and outdoor patio offer a casual and comfortable place to host your next event.

Dante Ristorante

1148 Walker Road

This Italian staple of Great Falls is the perfect setting for your next special social gathering or business event. From Rehearsal dinners, to corporate team-building, this fine restaurant can handle up to 60 in a single room or up to 110 guests in multiple rooms.

Forestville Schoolhouse

9812 Georgetown Pike

Forestville Schoolhouse offers large sunlit rooms with hardwood floors. It may be rented individually or with the adjacent Great Falls Grange. Capacity for the indoor banquet room is 49. Forestville Schoolhouse is wheelchair accessible.

Great Falls Grange

9818 Georgetown Pike

This classic public assembly hall now listed on the National Register of Historic Places, offers two stories, a barrel vaulted ceiling with fans, large windows which allow for lots of natural light, a full stage and catering kitchen. This unique venue can handle 200 for a reception or 120 for a banquet using both floors. This facility is not wheelchair accessible.

L’Auberge Chez FrançoiseCommunityAwardMedallion

332 Springvale Road

This is one of the finest restaurants in the area and a prominent chapter in the history of DC fine dining. L’Auberge Chez François is available for weddings and special events Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11am to 4pm. Parties can range in size from 40–80 guests and weather permitting the garden terrace can be used for the ceremony and cocktails, prior to moving indoors for a sit-down luncheon. The restaurant also provides service for corporate and private dinners Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. A private dining room is available for groups of 25-45 guests, after 5pm. On Monday nights, L’Auberge Chez François can host private parties from 60 to 100 guests.


Assaggi OsteriaCommunityAwardMedallion

6641 Old Dominion Drive

The newest Italian addition to McLean has three options. The Loggia, a semi-private room can accommodate 10 to 30 people. The Wine Room, a private room, can accommodate 20 to 40 people. The main dining room can accommodate 60-70 people comfortable. All menus are customized to meet your needs.

Cafe Oggi

6671 Old Dominion Drive

Cafe Oggi has been the Italian restaurant in McLean for nearly two decades. They offer private dining for up to 50. The exquisite cuisine and attentive service will make any special occasion, well, special.

Härth – Hilton McLean Tysons CornerCommunityAwardMedallion

7920 Jones Branch Dr

Let the Hilton McLean and Harth make your next event a memorable one. Harth offers fun, flexible, unique packages that bring the fantastic flavors of Harth to you and your guests. From Wood Fired Flatbreads to Jalapeno Rubbed Smoked Beef Brisket. Choose from “Nibble,” “Nosh,” or “Feast” menu selections for any one of their five event spaces for standing groups of 6 to 150 or seated groups of 18 to 100.

Iris Lounge

1524 L-M Spring Hill Road

Iris Lounge caters to a variety of business and social gatherings. For true private dining, they have a unique, glass-enclosed dining room located on the upper level that hosts events for groups from 25 people up to 150 people, for sit-down dinners up to 100 people.

JRs Stockyards InnCommunityAwardMedallion

8130 Watson Street

Greet your guests with rich dark maple walls and beams, stained glass and a rich heritage known for delivering award wining cuisine and wine in Northern Virginia. Open and available for all your life’s milestone celebrations, JR’s can accommodate from 20 to 200 and create an event your guests are sure to remember and cherish for years to come.

Lebanese Taverna

1840 International Drive

Offering private and semi-private group dining, their restaurant can comfortable accommodate groups of up to 110. The Galleria location has three rooms, a lounge, and an outdoor cafe available. For groups of over 12 guests, a preset menu is required. The menu is served family-style and offers a variety of their most popular mezza plates and entreés including a wide range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian options, Customized menus are never a problem.

Mylo’s Grill

6238 Old Dominion Drive

Located in Chesterbrook Shopping Center, Mylo’s Grill offers authentic Greek and American cuisine. Their spacious private dining area is perfect for a social or office gathering for up to 40.

The Capital Grille

1861 International Drive

Located in the heart of Tysons, they offer their supreme service and signature menu in two private dining rooms. The McLean Room is avilable for an intimate setting for up to 14 guests. The Wine Room offers the complete private Capital Grille experience for up to 30 guests. Extensive wine selections and A/V equipment available.

Gannett/Usa Today Headquarters

7950 Jones Branch Drive

The conference, dining and event space at the Gannett/USA Today corporate headquarters is available for special events, meetings and conference. The striking lobby space is available for your weeknight events. Available space includes 8 conference rooms, a stte-of-the-art auditorium for 290, 6 dining rooms (the largest can seat 200), and the beautiful atrium lobby that can hold up to 1,800 for receptions. Not available for weddings.


Bazin’s on ChurchCommunityAwardMedallion

111 Church Street

Bazin’s on Church is an 85-seat restaurant and is available for private dining only if “buying out the entire restaurant.” They do not have private dining rooms, but a beautiful, open space that works well for special events. Their restaurant may also be rented out on Mondays, day or night, and on Saturdays from 11am–3:30pm.

Bonaroti Restaurant

426 Maple Ave E

An Italian gem nestled in the heart of Vienna offering elegant dining within a warm and intimate setting. They offer quiet, comfortable, relaxing private dining and function rooms that will accommodate up to 50 people.

Café Renaissance

163 Glyndon Street

Café Renaissance offers a unique setting for any occasion. Whether you are looking to host a private dinner, or a cocktail reception, they are totally flexible and will tailor-make each event to suit your individual requirements. Their private Gold Room seats 14, and their main dining room seats 55. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres for up to 75.

Chef Geoff

8045 Leesburg Pike

Chef Geoff’s Tysons Corner loves to party! They offer 3 beautiful rooms at their Fairfax Square location from which to choose, accommodating any size group from 10 to 350 guests.

Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

8010 Towers Crescent Drive

Located in the heart of Tysons between Route 7 and Tysons Corner Center, this Brazilian-style steakhouse offers a huge salad bar and fresh grilled meats sliced at your table. They can accommodate up to 130 guests for a private banquet in their VIP room.

Clyde’s of Tysons

8332 Leesburg Pike

An upscale Art Deco setting for groups of up to 150. Cnetrally located in Tysons Corner, this is a great choice for business and social gatherings. Their private upstairs room provides the perfect venue for special family affairs, corporate functions and more.


2070 Chain Bridge Road

This popular Indian restaurant offers banquet facilities for up to 260. The variety of Indian cuisines and other offerings make this a unique choice. Centrally located at 123 and Old Courthouse Road.

Dunn Loring Volunteer Fire Department

2148 Gallows Road

This rental hall in Tysons can host your event for up to 300 people. There is a full commercial kitchen, a raised stage, A/V equipment and plenty of parking. Not available Wednesday and Saturday.

Grand Atrium at Tysons Corner

2236 Gallows Road

Grand Atrium is the premier banquet facility for a wedding reception, party, or other special event. A basic event package includes use of facility and parking garage, buffet service, professional staff, bar service, and linens. Grand Atrium specializes in events that require a dance floor and can hold anywhere from 90–190 peope comfortably.

Hunter House

9601 Courthouse Road

Hunter House began as a small frame farmhouse. Over the years, the house was enlarged, but still retains much of its original character. Hunter House provides main floor accommodations, a sunlit screened porch, beautiful border gardens and spacious lawns for outside occasions. The indoor banquet room holds up to 40 people while an indoor/outdoor event canhold up to 200.

Maplewood Grill

132 Branch Road SE

From just hors d’oeuvres and drinks, to a hot fork buffet menu, Maplewood Grill can provide for your catering needs. Private and semi-private options are available for that special event. Formerly Le Carnard restaurant, the new American menu will delight.


8100 Boone Blvd

Nostos elegant and Mediterranean atmosphere offers the perfect place to host your next event. Their private dining room can seat up to 30 people (40 standing).

The Atrium (at Meadowlark Gardens)

9750 Meadowlark Gardens Court

The Atrium quickly became one of the premier venues in the region for beautiful wedding receptions. The glass walls of the building look out on the 95-acre Meadowlark Botanical Gardens with some of the best ornamental collections right outside the venue’s walls. The Atrium holds 190 seated or 300 standing and features a two-thousand square foot skylight, indoor stream and fountain. While wedding celebrations are most common, the Atrium is also host to corporate banquets, holiday celebrations and more.

Tower Club

8000 Towers Crescent Drive, Suite 1700

The Tower Club Tysons Corner, located in Vienna, VA is the perfect venue for the special corporate affair or socail event. Several room options are available from the smallest meeting to a wedding. The exquisite views, the attentive staff, and excellent menu selections make this a premium option in the area. Spaces to serve 5 to 150 comfortably.

Vienna Volunteer Fire Department

400 Center Street

The Vienna Volunteer Fire Department rents out its meeting hall to individuals, local businesses, community groups and organizations. The Community Hall is available for rent on most Mondays through Saturdays and is an excellent venue for wedding receptions, children’s birthday parties, anniversaries, or business conferences. Able to accommodate up to 250 people, this downtown Vienna location is a choice often overlooked. You would be amazed at how well this room can look when decorated.

Wolf Trap Center for the Performing Arts

1645 Trap Road

There are 5 options at Wolf Trap for renting private event facilities. The Barns (English and German) can handle private events, meetings and receptions for up to 300. The Center for Education is geared more for meetings with a capacity of up to 300 including a 100-fixed-seat auditorium for speakers. The Associates Deck overlooks Wolf Trap’s beautiful meadow and the world-renowned Filene Center. It is available for private functions on performance evenings during Wolf Trap’s Filene Center season. This space can accommodate 300 seated or 400 standing. The Terrace at Wolf Trap can hold events for up to 25 to 125 guests for a pre-show reception, cocktail party or other affair. It is only rented in conjunction with a performance at the Filene Center and guests must have a ticket to the performance. The last venue is the Meadow Pavilion is available for rent for your special event prior to performances at the Filene Center. The covered stage and surrounding facility can seat up to 130 and fit 150 standing.

Woo Lae Oak

8240 Leesburg Pike

Woo Lae Oak has been called the best Korean restaurant in the Metro area. Party rooms can accommodate up to 300 to enjoy authentic Korean cuisine in a wonderful atmosphere. Menus can easily be customized to your tastes.


Dolce Veloce Cicchetti Wine BarCommunityAwardMedallion

10826 Fairfax Blvd

The Cicchetti Wine Bar is open and inviting, with rustic slate floors, sun-splashed walls, rich woods and tables for casual dining. They can accommodate up to 60 guests for a private banquet.

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