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California Pizza Kitchen

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4200 Fairfax Corner West Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030
+1 703-222-8097
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Fairfax
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place never disappoints, the food is constantly good and the service is spot on. They have a pretty good selection of food and a constantly changing drink menu. Sure to find something for everyone's liking, even the kids.

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Thank Kevin L
Chantilly, Virginia
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the pasta bolognese, which was a huge dissapointment, as it had little meat in it. Service was slow. In the past, we ordered various pizzas, and rarely ever had a problem with the food quality. It does not pay to order other items off their menu. Key lime pie for dessert was awesome.

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Thank Tony P
Springfield VA
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Wanted to enjoy this. First folks in the place, orders taken quickly, didn't see server again until food delivered. Then, despite over 70 tables in the place, the staff puts a group of loud people right next to u, spoiling our lunch. Really lazy staff

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Thank novahappyguy
Woodbridge, Virginia
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282 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Good choice of pasta, Mexican, and pizza abound.. The salads are huge! My wife had the harvest soup and salad lunch duo and I went with the thin crust meat pizza. All perfect! This place has been renovated since we were last here and it is light and airy and sits right on the corner for people watching if you... More 

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Thank R K
Fairfax, Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The waiter was great! Had to ask for bread. My favorite salad the peach salad they no longer have. We had flat bread pizza instead and it was good.

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Thank Buck2016
Crazzzzs
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332 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Fairfax Corner has build a new multi-level parking garage close to California Pizza Kitchen. CPK has added a couple of new high bar tables, and new chairs at the bar. I breezed in for a quick salad at the bar for lunch. A doable 60 minutes from Mason's Fairfax campus if you know the short cuts. Love the new look... More 

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Thank Crazzzzs
Fresno, California
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Being from California, we had to stop for eats at CPK when window shopping at the Fairfax Corner Shopping Center. Although it is pretty similar to other CPK in which we have eaten, the wait staff seemed particularly friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our dinner as we fought off the second day of jet lag.

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Thank LBlank-SalinasCA
Fairfax, Virginia
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

and the pizza is always delicious, hot and tasty!! The wait staff is very friendly and service is fast!!

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Thank harrietjb13
Riverside, California
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2,143 reviews
1,179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 459 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Two strikes...I won't be back. VERY slow service, and incorrect orders. The location is very busy with difficult parking due to the theaters. I was only there during peak hours. Generally, the CPK food is very good. Maybe it's good here when it's slow.

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Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Centreville, Virginia
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555 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

The pizzas are great because you can get a regular, thin or flatbread and the combinations of toppings are really good. The salads are excellent, big portions and lots of really fresh, delicious ingredients. The service is fine and the location is great right there in Fairfax Corner. They have a lot of good lunch specials, too.

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Thank RYC88

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Fairfax Corner West Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22030
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-222-8097

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