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Lyon Hall

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3100 N Washington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
+1 703-741-7636
11:30 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 02:00
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Monterey, California
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

On a recent trip to D.C. combining business and pleasure, we went to Lyon Hall in Clarendon, VA. An excellent experience. The staff are warm, pleasant and attentive. The food is outstanding. The Executive Chef (Matt Hill) introduced himself and we proceeded to go a little crazy......trying dish after dish. (The beer and cocktails were very good as well.) For... More 

Thank Dennis L
Arlington, Virginia
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I have returned to Lyon Hall multiple times over the past few years with friends and family for dinner and lunch and finally determined it was time to share with others. I love the place because the food is consistently good; the servers are friendly and informed without acting like my new best friend and the atmosphere also very welcoming.... More 

Thank Dotties_mom
Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, United States
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Disclaimer: realized I do not care for French food. Lol. My daughter and I tried this restaurant on the recommendation of friends. We both enjoy German cuisine, and have learned that French food is not to our liking. The Bavarian pretzels starter was awesome! We both enjoyed all the dipping sauces that accompanied the pretzels. My daughter ordered the gnocchi... More 

Thank Jacqueleena
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We love Lyon Hall for the food and lively atmosphere. I'm much older that 40 and don't agree with the reviewer that said if you are over 40 stay away. It is great food and fun. It is noisy so keep that in mind. But, parking on a Sat night can be problematic. Their website says they have valet parking...but... More 

1 Thank Brian L
Denver, CO
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127 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I really enjoyed my dinner here, I think everything we ordered was great. I had the potato gnocchi which was really good. They also had a nice wine selection, and even gave us a taste of one when we couldn't decide.

Thank gremlin_337
Flemington, New Jersey
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Love, love, love Lyon Hall. Always a great meal. Servers are attentive and knowledgeable and food is always delicious. Leftovers are a special treat. We try to visit whenever we're in town. Would highly recommend. CHARCUTERIE options are wonderful.

Thank NJGal2014
Lutz, Florida
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

As we arrived a title early for dinner, I expected some differences in the service. So when the hostess mentioned that they don't normally serve at the tables during happy hour. I was ok with it. She then said she would make an exception for which I was grateful and responded graciously. She again repeats herself and I again say... More 

1 Thank sandrap198
Herndon, VA
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222 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I had the sausage plate which was very good. The lively atmosphere made it hard to talk, but hey, this is Arlington.

Thank webbuzzard
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Saturday night, 7:15 reservation crowded, noise level unbelievable. 2 couples. I had to shout to my friend sitting across from me. Our waiter seemed bored and over worked. "Perhaps it is his first day", my friend said kindly. He hovered for a while, we were not ready to order, returned, took order, disappeared. I ordered onion soup, husband, corn chowder,... More 

Thank Ilona F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I reserved a table for 3 to celebrate my wife's birthday in Sept 2016. I made the reservation through OpenTable. I came in after parking our car and the host informed me that my special request had been received and our waiter would ensure it was fulfilled. It was nothing complicated, just a small dessert with a candle. The meal... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
American, French, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3100 N Washington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
  • Public Transportation: Near Clarendon Metro on Orange Line
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-741-7636

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?