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3260 Old Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22030-1502
+1 703-273-7600
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (61 reviews)
“crab cakes” (81 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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3260 Old Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22030-1502
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Reviews (630)
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1 - 10 of 630 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love eating dinner at Artie's bar. Bartenders are terrific. Clientele are friendly. And great cut above dinner items. Great social evening out.

Thank MNBMac
Reviewed yesterday

Always like to go to Arties's with friends. Really enjoy the pecan crusted trout. The service is excellent and the atmosphere is great

Thank Matilde B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in before church mass and we were running late. We were served so quickly that we made mass on time. Plus we ate very well!!! The crab fritters and eggroll appetizers were very good, but everything on GAR menus is always very good....More

Thank MDTJ
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Go hungry and order the prime rib. It is so tender & juicy....but large. Had crab Louie & bread pudding also. Everything was wonder & our Server (Noemy) was just great. Will go back when in area.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was invited here by a friend who has been a customer for years, and was a bit apprehensive after reading some of the recent reviews. I'm very happy to say that everything was wonderful! The service (Stephanie), food (Crab Cakes) and atmosphere were perfect!...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reservations for mother's day and having worked in the field, Mother's Day is a nightmare trying to get tables flipped. They staff did a fantastic job of getting us seated with in 10 minutes of our reservation and the service was impeccable. They...More

Thank john d
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the restaurant family that Artie's is a part of and will often choose to go to it because the wait usually isn't as bad as some of it's sister restaurants. The menu offers a lot of options and they have a pretty good...More

Thank Kimberly Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Solid restaurant--and does take out with understanding. Ribs are worth the price. You can go to Arties and still have folding money left in the wallet.

Thank rlhjlh
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We have been eating here for years. The crab cakes are fantastic and always get extra bread. The donut style bread is the best.

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great food, excellent service and a nice atmosphere. A super menu too! The location is a little strange (behind / along side a bowling alley) but once you get past that, you are good!

Thank Obiewankenobi
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have a "boathouse slider" on a happy hour menu? If so, what is this? Thanks!
10 May 2017|
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Joanne J
What are the boathouse sliders on your happy hour menu?
9 May 2017|
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Response from Larry B | Reviewed this property |
Not that I remember either.
Bev T
Can you accommodate vegan who can not have fat,meat,seafood, or dairy due to medical reasons( Dean Ornish Heart diet)? Want to come this Friday? Thank you, Beverley
8 March 2017|
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Response from Stanley Y | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the restaurant. I'm sure they can cook up something to your liking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3260 Old Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22030-1502
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-273-7600
  • E-mail
Since 1978, Fairfax City's most popular restaurant. Enjoy boathouse favorites surrounded by handcrafted wooden boat scale models and Jack Gable's view of Lake Winnipesaukee.