We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Massage theater and bars

This little village area has everything in walking distance. So fun for a one night trip. Bars. A... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Winchester, Virginia
Shirlington Village is an excellent destination for dining out, theaters, and more

Shirlington Village has a lot going for it. The Signature Theater is highly acclaimed with... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
Alexandria, VA
Read all 92 reviews
All photos (17)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA 22206
+1 703-379-0007
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Arlington
from US$54.00
More Info
from US$675.00
More Info
from US$45.00
More Info
from US$49.00
More Info
Reviews (92)
Filter reviews
88 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews signature theater movie theater special events excellent destination county library busboys and poets plays and musicals dc area walk around carlyle vendors stage stroll va
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 88 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little village area has everything in walking distance. So fun for a one night trip. Bars. A grocery store. Massage. Shopping. And restaurants. Plus a stage theater and a movie theatre.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank susandelauter
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Shirlington Village has a lot going for it. The Signature Theater is highly acclaimed with excellent performances! The director for many of the plays and musicals a Tony winner with The Million Dollar Quartet. There are also at least 10 restaurants in a one block...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank VAChuck
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We road our bikes from Ballston to have lunch in Shirlington. Nice easy bike ride. The village is very dog friendly, water bowls with ice at all restaurants👍

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank laurenhh2015
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Lots of shops, food, and fun inspired things to do. We had a great time here! Every visit we seem to find something new and fun to do!! Thank you!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Dina0521
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

I had another opportunity to visit Shirlington over the long Memorial Day weekend. It's been a few years since I've been there so I was anxious to get back for a visit. Shirlington is a bustling little village full of shops, eateries and boutiques. A...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank drftr09
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Great little area with lots of dining options, shops, & grocery. Stopped in for a mani pedi, massage, and lunch. Good for a stroll and movie theatre too.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 609beckyw
Reviewed January 22, 2018

So many options for dinner, Thai, Mexican, Indian, Italian, yum. Great for date night. See an independent film at the movie theater!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SVM1999
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Stayed at Hilton Garden Inn and enjoyed walking in the Village at Shirlington. The restaurants are great, and we were able to get tickets at the Signature Theater. Great perc was no hassle finding a parking space ( theater is across the street). Will return...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Joan S
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Lots of restaurants. A nice neighborhood area. I like busboys and poets. Good food and mediocre service.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank JenandTomandMonty
Reviewed January 20, 2018

If you are near the Village at Shirlington - stop and go. Great restaurants. One of the best DC area bakeries: "Best Buns". Their cupcakes are A+, and their morning cinnamon rolls are simply First Place for the DC area - try taking just one...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank DCflyboy
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 52 nearby hotels
Hilton Garden Inn Arlington/Shirlington
1,329 reviews
.08 km away
Comfort Inn Pentagon City
386 reviews
.96 km away
Best Western Pentagon Hotel - Reagan Airport
1,269 reviews
1.06 km away
Hampton Inn Alexandria/Pentagon South
1,017 reviews
1.86 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,017 nearby restaurants
Busboys and Poets
394 reviews
.01 km away
144 reviews
.14 km away
Samuel Beckett's Irish Gastro Pub
189 reviews
.09 km away
Thai In Shirlington
180 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 145 nearby attractions
Signature Theatre
128 reviews
.04 km away
Fort Ward Museum and Park
65 reviews
1.59 km away
New District Brewing Company
12 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Village at Shirlington staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines