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) #5 of 337 Restaurants in Fairfax $$ - $$$ American, , Pizza
2911 District Ave, Fairfax, VA 22031-2279
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pizza” (121 reviews)
“mini burgers” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2911 District Ave, Fairfax, VA 22031-2279
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Matchbox has great pizza! My favorite is prosciutto and black mission fig! It sounds weird, but the sweet and salty mix is delicious. Also, their Matchbox red blend wine is great to pair with your pizza or sliders. Those are also great! Make sure you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Matchbox is a perfect place for a meal after shopping or seeing a movie in the dynamic Mosaic district. We shared a large pizza and really enjoyed the salad with white balsamic dressing. If you're lucky and the weather's good, you might even score a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make a reservation on a weekend. We love holy grail pizza. Simple, just fresh mozzarella and basil thin crust pizza - excellent. Great beer selection and they even have wine on tap. We tried the Malbec and it was good.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five of us went for dinner on a Friday night and this huge place was rammed. Surprised as I thought the menu was pretty average: pizza, salads, burgers, etc. Everyone in our party was pleased with their food and the portions were enormous. We took...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popular bar and restaurant centrally located at the Mosaic District. Multiple rooms to choose for sit down dining. Some outdoor tables. Alchololic drinks pricey off Happy Hour.

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Recently ate at Matchbox in Merrifield, Va. The place was busy, but we got in within 5 minutes. Our waitress, Sara, was terrific. Very friendly, always right there with a refill and even talked us into a dessert, which I never get. The food was...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try something new and went to Matcbox in Mosaic for a change. It was a Friday night about 6:00 and quite busy already but we were able to get a spot at the back bar where they make the...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

We were fortunate to arrive at a good time (mid-afternoon) when there was no line to get in. The service was excellent, and my friends who had burgers were raving about the quality of the meat. Other lunch choices (one had pizza, one had salad)...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Very frustrating tonight. I asked for a gluten free menu. On the menu you can have crab avocado dip with tortilla chips instead of bread. Sounds great. Waiter was on top of it. Oh the tortilla chips are fried in the same oil as the...More

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Steven and the Girls at the Bar awesome on point. Drinks were served with personality and a smile ( on a gloomy a Friday was appreciated) Costa. Great recommendations on the food. Bit as quickly as the food arrived you were gone. Needed to get...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2911 District Ave, Fairfax, VA 22031-2279
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: 571-395-4869
  • E-mail
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