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1875 Explorer St, Reston, VA 20190-6277
+1 571-203-0763
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta” (66 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1875 Explorer St, Reston, VA 20190-6277
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The unique setup takes a while to learn and navigate. Some of the staff members were brusque and treated us as if we should know how the place "works". We didn't appreciate being treated as if we were stupid. The food was basic Italian fare....More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Not a good system at all. The wait at individual stations is agonizing. Especially in this day in age with assembly-line food (Chipotle, MOD). Also, as a first-time visit it was unclear as to what the process for getting anything was. The food was tasty,...More

Thank afodortoo
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Totally liked it and hope to visit it again soon. Nice Ravioli con carne, Chicken Alfredo, and cheesecake. The parking lot I found closer to the restaurant was at a very short walking distance.

Thank Lilian C
Reviewed 15 August 2018

When you arrive, they hand you a card and that's used to keep your food order and everything. You pay after you've eaten with that card where the charges are kept. If this is your first time visiting, make sure you tell them when they...More

2  Thank Stefan S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Got good Italian pizza. Tried a couple of varieties and both were great in taste. Nice ambiance and quick service.

Thank Nikhil A
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Reston Center location was incredible. The concept - they hand you a card. Each time you order something, they wave it over the machine and it registers what you got. Then you go sit down and wait for your buzzer to go off. No...More

Thank johnrudolph4726
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by Vapiano for some Happy Hour at the bar. The bar was almost empty and the bartender served us our drinks; I was having the white wine at their 2 for 1 HH price. That’s the last time the bartender...More

Thank TravelingAmigo
Reviewed 28 June 2018

An interesting mini market style restaurant where you can choose anything from the menu and it's cooked right there on the spot for you, so fresh, so delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank dcurtise
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

It is a family, business, friends or just because place to enjoy something good to eat, pizza, pasta, soup or salad. Confortable atmosphere in the heart of Reston. My kids enjoy having the “power” to make request at the counter of the food they are...More

Thank droppingnewz
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Discovered Vapiano first in Fribourg, Switzerland. Pasta, salads, pizza -- made to order, fresh, scrumptious food cooked in an open kitchen. Self service, using a digital card to record your choices as you order at the counter -- totalled for payment as you leave, fat...More

Thank mhf1838
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Bashira M
19 January 2016|
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Response from Jan P | Reviewed this property |
I'm not aware of a private room; it's pretty much open seating on a first come first serve basis. That said, you could probably secure a certain section of the restaurant if you all come in at the same time and/or not... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1875 Explorer St, Reston, VA 20190-6277
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 571-203-0763
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