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Excelent venue!

I did go to a concert (Yngwie Malmsteen) the place has great acoustic and a had a blast! Do not get... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
Cynthia J
The Legwarmers 80's Band

The Legwarmers an 80's cover band. looking to have an awesome time and enjoy great music. Check... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
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Built in 1936, The State Theatre operated as a popular movie until the late 1980's. The first film shown was Thanks A Million starring Dick Powell and on November 27, 1988 the State closed its doors after a final showing of Die Hard starring Bruce...more
220 N Washington St, Falls Church, VA 22046-4517
+1 703-237-0300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the State. There isn't a bad seat in the house - and you can almost always stand/dance right in front of the stage. Bartending staff are super efficient and wonderful. Some interesting acts. Mostly tribute bands, but some real gems mixed in.

1  Thank jwc123456
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went and saw reckless Kelly with my fiancé this past weekend. First time at this venue - we liked it! There is stadium seating upstairs, multiple tables downstairs (tables require reservation although they do save a few for first come first serve), along with bar...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed April 24, 2018

First time up there. The State Theatre is a neat venue. We were there for a comedy show. If you can reserve a table that is the way to go. The wait staff is very slow. The menu is nothing special but it is also...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

This was my first time going to the State Theatre. Saw the Springsteen tribute band - Bruce in the USA. Great band. Arrive early if you did not reserve a table as people start queuing up at least 30 minutes before the doors open. The...More

1  Thank crew3lt
Reviewed January 15, 2018

I went to the State Theatre in November 2017 to see Todd Rundgren. Great show! Great venue! I would go again and recommend it to my friends.

Thank StephRegan
Reviewed December 30, 2017

The State Theatre really needs to work on its food service. We had reservations, arrived at 7:10 and were ready to order before 7:30. Brian did not come to take our order until 20 minutes later, 10 minutes before the 8pm show. The show didn't...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed May 7, 2017

I did go to a concert (Yngwie Malmsteen) the place has great acoustic and a had a blast! Do not get food there! Was terrible, but the folks at the bar and Restaurant are very nice, they did not have shock top either but was...More

Thank Cynthia J
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Excellent venue. Great area and great program. Very easy to get to in the city. I would highly recommend going here.

Thank Melanie D
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The Legwarmers an 80's cover band. looking to have an awesome time and enjoy great music. Check them out.

Thank deonj320
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Generally good music from up and coming bands. Food "ok" but expensive as are beverages. Great location for locals.

Thank G B
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Response from Kevin P | Reviewed this property |
Lot's of places to eat around the area. You can get comfort food at the venue which can be heavy. If you go to this location on trip advisor scroll down to the map. It will show restaurants close by. I would... More