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Lost Dog Cafe

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5876 N. Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22205-2924
+1 703-237-1552
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11:00 - 21:45
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Sun 11:00 - 21:45
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:45
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Arlington, Virginia
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family loves Lost Dog. The sandwiches are so creative and tasty. The waffle fries are great, but eat them there rather than take out -- they get soggy quickly. Their milkshakes are delicious. The pizza is very creative, and their dough is homemade and very tasty. This is such a friendly, warm lunch place. It's like an old shoe... More 

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Thank TravelDivaToday
USA
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129 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We really liked eating here. Good atmosphere and good food. The meatball sandwich was the best we have ever had.

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Thank barkmr
Euclid, Ohio
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112 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting the DC area, my wife and I stayed a few days in Arlington, Va. Remarkably, we heard from multiple local sources about one and only eatery in Arlington during our stay as their recommended place for casual dining, a varied yet affordable menu, and a place to enjoy a few brews with friends. Each source suggested The Lost... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've visited Lost Dog several times when I was in town seeing friends. Casual atmosphere, excellent pizza, almost any kind of beer you could want (draft or bottle). I've never tried the sandwiches, but they have a lot of variety on the menu and my friends say good things about them.

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Thank Travel30066
Flat rock, NC
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166 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

This is a fun restaurant to visit. The service was quick and friendly. They have a rather large menu. Everyone in our group was happy with their selection. The sandwiches are almost too big for one meal. We actually took half of one sandwich home. The selection of craft beer is amazing. I've never seen so many different types of... More 

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Thank Joseph C
Rockville, Maryland, United States
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81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

My daughter had a coupon from GrubHub. Ordered 2 sandwiches, mine was a steak & cheese with onions & green peppers. The sandwich was a nothing short of amazing. Everything was perfect, even down to the warmed (fresh) roll with a touch of au jus gravey (totally unexpected). Through GrubHub, 2 5 star sandwiches, chips & drink: $10.00. You can't... More 

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1 Thank Stephen S
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Want something familiar, but not ordinary diner food? This is your spot. NOT meatloaf and mash-potatoes, but good sandwiches, soups, and snacks for lots of different appetites. Also, lots of beers on tap and in bottles. Ideal for lunch, but also good for dinner too.

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Thank cml153
Arlington, Virginia
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184 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

My server noticed my confusion over a myriad of lunch choices and immediately suggested the Bow Wow sandwich. This sandwich is garlicky chicken breast deliciousness on a hot toasted roll. The waffle fries are an excellent accompaniment, though it is enough for at least two people. I loved the neighborhood feel of the place.

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Thank Mary G
Virginia
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

A local favorite with pretty good food. We had delicious sandwiches but will be back for the pizza, it looked great! Family friendly, lots of kids. Fun murals using dogs to depict local history.

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Thank Nellysford
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great, very extensive menu. Always something good to eat. Delicious pizzas. Nice variety of beer. Lost Dog contributes some of its profits to animal rescue. Always a good vibe!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:45
Monday
11:00 - 22:45
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:45
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:45
Thursday
11:00 - 22:45
Friday
11:00 - 22:45
Saturday
11:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5876 N. Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22205-2924
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-237-1552

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Bethesda, Maryland
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?