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Guapo's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
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13050 Fair Lakes Shopping Ctr, Fairfax, VA 22033-5180
+1 703-818-0022
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love their food, our best are the fajitas, the spicy green salsa, hot chips and salsa! We have been going to this place for years and never did we come out not satisfied!! Thanks Guapos for such wonderful service and food!

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Thank Lakshmi R
Oswego, New York
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I am a huge ceviche fan and order it anytime I see it offered. Until today any where in Mexico did it best. No more, this tops them all!!! Unfortunately, I did not take a picture. There were shrimp, scallops, and baby squid perfectly marinated in citrus with just the right amount of heat. The presentation included slices of avocado,... More 

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Thank Colette A
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Great service & food at this fun place to enjoy!! Dishes are varied & very good with excellent service!!

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Thank mwomble848
Fairfax, Virginia
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490 reviews
361 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

If not for the prices, I would have rated it a 5. Margaritas are very big (and $15. a pop). The fajitas are excellent. (If you want shredded cheese, it's an extra $1.50). You get the point. We go here only occasionally but would do much more frequently if it wasn't so expensive.

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Thank eaglesclaw121
Alexandria, VA
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114 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

For Mexican food - it's either going to blow you away with (a) taste or (b) atmosphere/experience. Guapo's did neither, but it was a nice experience. Restaurant - The building itself was really fun. Nice and open and the fountain is great. It helps cover up all the talking! But you can see into the kitchen and the servers standing... More 

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Thank Florida.Girl.2006
Herndon, Virginia
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I love trying out new places and getting the first impression. I tried Guapo's for the first time as a recommendation. This festive and lively place had the making to be a great experience. The hospitality was fantastic. The wait staff was on point and then it happened. The food arrived and my experience turned bad. I had steak soft... More 

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Thank Richard T
London, United Kingdom
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736 reviews
605 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 390 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Nice Tex Mex food served in a good comfortable environment by happy waiters ! What's not to like ? All your usual favourites are on the menu plus some solid grills and ribs etc - make sure you get guacamole with green spicy sauce on the side

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Thank Sidji
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We go here often, and with people from out of town visiting us. It has always been excellent. Consistently good food and pleasant servers. Reliable compared to some other Tex Mexican restaurants in the neighborhood. However we always go about 4pm in a Saturday before it gets very very busy.

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Thank matilda9999
1 review
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Our appetizer and the main meals arrived within less than 2 minutes of each other (strike one). The appetizer and at least two main dishes we ordered included an identical combination of guacamole, strips of salad, sour cream, and a salsa mix in which the tomatoes definitely do not appear to be fresh. All rather bland and unimaginative (strike two).... More 

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Thank George Ian T
Guadalajara, Mexico
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

It is a very, very nice place... place to drink, place to eat, place to share, place to meet, place to enjoy....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13050 Fair Lakes Shopping Ctr, Fairfax, VA 22033-5180
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-818-0022

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