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Dolce Vita Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Pizza, Italian,
10824 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-4325
+1 703-385-1530
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (44 reviews)
“gamberi” (4 reviews)
“veal chop” (4 reviews)
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11:30 - 22:00All hours
Pizza, Italian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
10824 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-4325
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yummy Italian dishes plus the usual pastas are available. Good service, generous portions, reasonable prices mean you should make a reservation at this popular restaurant. Seating is a bit tight but the decibel level remains comfortable.

Thank LynnEFairfax
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a gem right near Fairfax City. Just driving by you would likely miss it and not realize how great it is. Lots of great wine and good for small plates. You should call ahead - a few times I've gone and it's been...More

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite appearances from the street, this restaurant has a nice cosy italian restaurant feel to it. The service was generally very good (although I detest being asked if I'm finished while I'm still chewing) and the food was really excellent. Possibly it was my palate...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited from out of town and loved Dolce Vita! I highly recommend their homemade pasta. It was excellent!

Thank Roseygirl20
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Very good experience! The food was authentic, fresh & delicious. The atmosphere was surprisingly nice & romantic and the service was superb!

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Have been there several times, always a great meal. Also very accommodating to families. Wait staff is great. They also added craft beers, so if you aren't a wine drinker, some good beer choices available.

Thank Hondo2014
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Our family went to Dolce Vita for a family birthday. The service was excellent, and the food was absolutely delicious. Many great dishes to choose from. It is not the typical Italian chain type of restaurant, but still casual. You won't be disappointed if you...More

Thank kelp13
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Pretty authentic Italian place, not very big but the first thing you see as you enter is a huge wood fired pizza oven just behind the hostess who takes you to your seat. The tables are arranged for 2, or 4 and there are booths...More

Thank Muffarah M
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

If you like freshly made pasta and smooth Italian wines this is the place. Pasta is delicious; fresh, earthy and tasty. Freshly made makes all the difference. And I always get a smooth Montepulciano house red wine. Perfect combo.

Thank MNBMac
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This fun, quirky place makes good pizza. It has an authentic Italian feel, with murals on the wall, and a fun pizza oven (see pic). The bruschetta appetizer was good, and the pizza was very tasty.

Thank cadamsesq
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23 December 2016|
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Response from KDI2013 | Reviewed this property |
Open every day for dinner, ar 5:30, weeknights til 9:30, Fri & Sat til 10:30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10824 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030-4325
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-385-1530
  • E-mail
Serving the best Italian food in Fairfax City for over 21 years! A full service restaurant with both classic and inventive Italian dishes, and a romantic wine bar with expert wine list and shareable small plates all brought to you by Executive Chef Anthony Grasso and house Sommelier Matthew McGuigan. Locally-sourced meats and produce, homemade pastas and pizzas, and farm-to-table ingredients are our passion.
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