Let’s Take It Outside: Dining Outdoors in Tysons

With the warmth of the sun, there is no better dining experience than being outside.  Make your plans today for a delightful meal served “al fresco.” Enjoy!


Assaggi Osteria

Assaggi Osteria

Locals (and native Italians) rave about Chef/Owner Domenico Cornacchia’s authentic Italian cuisine. Assaggi Osteria features numerous appetizers, large salads, homemade pasta, fresh seafood and more. You will taste the difference at Assaggi due to its commitment to quality— it sources whole fresh fish from worldwide sustainable sources, produce from local farms, and all desserts are homemade. 

6641 Old Dominion Dr. McLean, VA
703.918.0080 | www.assaggiosteria.com

Barrel and Bushel

We know you’ll enjoy Bushel and Barrel’s outdoor patio. What better way to enjoy their handmade, handcrafted, and hand-harvested food? Plus, the food is complemented by barrel-forward drink selections, 22 craft beers on tap, more than 30 bourbons, wine and cocktails.

Hyatt Regency Tysons Corner Center
7901 Tysons One Place, Tysons Corner, VA
703.893.1234 | www.barrelandbushel.com


This rustic sea-to-table restaurant in the popular Mosiac District has drawn on the expertise of award-winning Chef John Critchley and owner Travis Croxton’s famed Rappahannock Oyster Co. to become a destination for seafood lovers. Brine features an outdoor patio, raw bar, which displays the daily collection of locally sourced Chesapeake oysters, wood-fired grill and rotisserie. Oyster fans should arrive early for Happy Hour (between 3-6:30 pm) when the bivalves on the half shell are half price and wash them down with one of 20 local beers and ciders from Virginia craft breweries.

2985 District Ave. Fairfax, VA
703.280.1000 | www.brinerestaurants.com

Caboose Brewing Company

Located in the industrial heart of Vienna, Caboose Brewing Co. is the newest place for family dinner, date night, or just having beers with friends. Expect farm-to-table American fare featuring locally sourced and seasonal ingredients with house-brewed beer. The lofty, industrial space with its lovely patio creates a fun community atmosphere.

520 Mill St NE, Vienna, VA 22180
703.865.8580 | www.caboosebrewing.com

Clare and Don’s Beach Shack

The closest thing to the beach in Tysons, this casual beach-themed spot serves seafood, vegetarian eats and of course, cocktails, plus offers live music, trivia nights and stand-up comedy.

130 N Washington St, Falls Church, VA
703.532.9283 |  www.clareandons.com


One of the area’s newest restaurants, Clarity is already popular destination with locals, especially during warm weather when the patio is brimming with laughter.  Chef Jonathan Krin at the helm alongside Jason Maddens means you can expect dishes that can be as beautiful as they are delicious at this American bistro. With an ever-revolving menu, you are sure to discover something new with every visit.

442 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA
703.539.8400 |  www.ClarityVienna.com

Dolce Veloce

Cicchetti are the small plates or side dishes served in cicchetti bars in Venice, Italy. Now you don’t have to go to Venice, just go to Fairfax. Ask for Joe and treat yourself to an assortment of plates of Mediterranean delights and wines on the patio. Wonderful people, great food, and superb wine selection.

10826 Fairfax Boulevard, Fairfax, VA
703.385.1226  | www.dolceveloce.com

Dogwood Tavern

Enjoy classic American fare at this upscale pub with raw bar, live music, and rooftop patio with outdoor seating and a skybar. Parents will appreciate the kid-friendly attitude, but be sure to reserve your table ahead of time if you’re dining on a Friday and Saturday — it can get quite crowded. Dogwood Tavern has something for everyone with great options for brunch, lunch, and dinner.

132 W Broad St, Falls Church, VA 22046
703.237.8333 |

Earls Tysons Corner

The large Canadian chain has brought its brand to our neighborhood. Earls offers a global menu with modern versions of ethnic cuisine. Dine in the expansive sleek and modern dining room, or on the outdoor patio complete with fire pits and cocktail lounge. The stunning space boasts 280 seats and more than 10,000 square feet.  Enjoy a great wine selection, craft beer, and a creative bar program with specialty cocktails.

7902 Tysons One Place, McLean, VA
703.847.1870  | www.earls.ca/locations/tysons-corner


Tucked away in the Hilton McLean, Härth is a hidden gem that breaks the mold of your typical hotel restaurant. The interior is a stunning modern space yet offers a warm friendly environment. This is a great date-night spot to experience the sunset on a warm summer evening outside on the patio. The menu includes oven roasted frittatas for breakfast, fire roasted fish and braised meats for dinner and plenty of small plates for sharing. Härth focuses on seasonal and locally sourced ingredients, supporting regional farmers. Härth also offers an extensive list of local and regional beers and wines.

7920 Jones Branch Dr, McLean, VA
703.761.5131 | www.harthrestaurant.com

Ireland’s Four Provinces

A Falls Church neighborhood institution, Ireland’s Four Provinces boasts outdoor seating, a large bar, and multiple TVs to watch your team win. The brunch here is a consistent award winner and the Reuben is a community favorite, but owner Colm also serves some of the best burgers, salads, and traditional Irish fare in the area. This spot is truly a great place to spend a summer evening enjoying friends, food and fun.

105 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA
703.534.8999  | www.4psva.com

Iris Lounge

Well-known as the place to go for nightlife in Tysons with live music, DJ, and dancing nightly. Guests can now enjoy the brand new patio at Iris Lounge which seats 40 and offers a place to enjoy your food, cocktails and drinks outdoors.

1524 Springhill Rd. McLean, VA
703.760.9000  | www.irisloungeva.com


Levant Restaurant & Lounge

Levant Restaurant & Lounge

Its namesake Levant originally means the “Mediterranean Lands Of The East”, in reference to the rising of the sun. Levant has a special combination of traditional Levantine cuisine yet modern surroundings with its lounge atmosphere that offers hookah to guests.

8411 Old Courthouse Rd. Vienna, VA
703.570.5555 | www.levantva.com  

Matchbox – Mosaic

Matchbox offers fresh American fare and drink in a modern and eco-friendly setting. Their seasonally changing bistro menu features brick oven pizza, their famous 3.6.9 miniburgers, fresh seafood, and a fantastic brunch. Enjoy dining out on their outdoor patio during nice weather.

2911 District Ave Fairfax, VA
571.395.4869  | www.matchboxmerrifield.com

L’Auberge Chez Francois

This is world-class countryside outdoor dining at its best. Contemporary Alsatian cuisine, great service, superb wine selection and wonderful meals. Reservations suggested.

332 Springvale Road, Great Falls, VA
703.759.3800 |  LaubergeChezFrancois.com

Open Road Grill & Icehouse

This is an outdoor “party lovers” dining experience. Large TV’s, over 50 beers, live music, great food and service in Merrifield.

8100 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA
571.395.4400   OpenRoadMerrifield.com

Paddy Barry’s Irish Pub and Restaurant

Tyson’s newest Irish pub offers the finest in traditional Irish fare, boxty, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Stop by and say “hi” to Brendan and enjoy a drink and meal in their comfortable outdoor seating.

8150 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner, VA
703.883.2000   PaddyBarrysva.com


“Paladar” is a Cuban term for the small, soulful and comforting restaurants that people run out of their homes. Specializing in Central, South American and Caribbean cuisine, Paladar seats 180+ and offers over 50 types of rum. The outdoor patio can accommodate 50-55 guests.

1934 Old Gallows Road, Suite 110
Tysons Corner, VA
703.854.1728  |  PaladarLatinKitchen.com

The Old Brogue

Without a doubt the most friendly outdoor dining experience in Great Falls, the outdoor deck at the Old Brogue is an awesome place to have drinks, lunch, or dinner and just enjoy the Great Falls countryside.  This restaurant provides genuine Irish fare and hospitality.

760C Walker Road, Great Falls, VA
703.759.3309 |  OldBrogue.com

True Food Kitchen

With its tagline “honest food that tastes really good,” True Food Kitchen wants you to feel better and live longer while making your mouth happy in the process. Enjoy the open air in the Mosaic district while experiencing popular cuisine trends paired with healthy living.

2910 District Ave #170
Mosaic District, Fairfax, VA

571.326.1616 | www.truefoodkitchen.com

Shake Shack

Known for its delicious burgers, hot dogs, and frozen custard, Shake Shack offers fresh, simple, high-quality food at a great value. The Tysons location offers an adjacent play area – close enough to keep an eye on the little ones. Enjoy this fun and lively community-gathering place within the Plaza at Tysons Corner Center.

7924U Tysons Corner Center McLean, VA
571.620.0383  |  www.shakeshack.com

Sister’s Thai

Sisters Thai serves some of the best traditional Thai food in the area. In addition to delicious food, enjoy fun drinks and delicious desserts in a whimsical living room atmosphere. Check out the new location of this local favorite at Mosaic.

2985 District Ave, Fairfax, VA
703.280.0429  | www.sistersthai.com

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