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11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (85 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Excellent location on one of the squares, with wide variety of items on the menu. All 5 in our party were pleased with our selection: appearance and taste. We were seated promptly (perhaps due to our reservation), service was excellent, and prices were moderately high...More

Thank drronline
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We came for dinner and were about 45 minutes late for our reservation, they were very nice about it (lucky for us they weren't crowded on a Tuesday night). We decided on a couple of appetizers each from their selection of hot and cold seafood...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my dinner here; will likely return. Nice decor, subtly upscale feel, a bit pricey, but my seafood was fresh and tasty. I ordered half a steamed lobster and oysters and have no complaints. My second bloody mary wasn't thoroughly mixed, so the first sip...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have to agree with the person who said easily the best in Reston! As far as restaurants go, they've got it down in the kitchen arena. They now cook with grape seed oil, which is so much healthier than soy or canola, they're able...More

Thank xrayiiis
Reviewed 28 September 2016

From the moment we sat down I was impressed with the amazing design of the restaurant and prompt/professional wait staff. Jim, our waiter, was most pleased to offer a taste of a wine before we purchased a bottle. Our water glasses were always full and...More

Thank Colleen T
Reviewed 26 September 2016

we had a very nice dinner with business friends. it was not so noisy we couldn't talk, but had a lively atmosphere and excellent menu.

Thank heimhome
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Sea-food as it was meant to be! Sushi, cooked - it was all good! Nice environment, not too loud music. Very good, will be back!

Thank tyijhtdtujhty
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Chef Bob McGuire can cook. We had a lump crab soup that was special and a piece of halibut done to perfection as well as a perfect small steak packed with flavor. We eat here often and always try something new and always are thoroughly...More

Thank Wayne N
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Nice upscale restaurant with good selections and attentive staff. Can be a little pricey. Would recommend for a nice romantic evening.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

You choose 2 out of starters, entrees, and desserts. The starters are almost full entrees. The entrees range from breakfast burrito to Eggs Benedict with shrimp and lobster to steak salad. Service was superb. Dining at Passion Fish was delightful.

Thank Pat C
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19 May 2018|
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Response from Erin A | Property representative |
Happy Hour is available Mon-Fri from 3pm-6:30pm and Saturday from 4pm-6:30pm and Sunday from 3pm-9pm. Please join us Happy Hour appetizers and cocktails are all $5 with a great selection to choose from. See you soon!
19 April 2016|
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Response from Phil F | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have other than fish. Steak.
20 December 2014|
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Response from Vikingbymarriage | Reviewed this property |
We were in casual travel attire for lunch. Hubby was in shorts and t-shirt. Felt slightly underdressed (my own perception) as most other patrons were in business clothes and were there during weekday lunch time. I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
    (Explorer Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: 703.230.FISH
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