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Cock and Bowl

302 Poplar Aly, Occoquan, VA 22125-7748
+1 703-494-1180
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“mussels” (85 reviews)
“waffles” (41 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
302 Poplar Aly, Occoquan, VA 22125-7748
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This visit was average in almost all ways. Parking was a challenge, but I advise driving past the address first to be absolutely sure that you identify the rather hard to spot entrance. The restaurant is a converted house with little to recommend it in...More

Thank A H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has become one of my favorite restaurants in the area. Service, quality and price are always up to expectations and never a surprise. My waitress Bridgitte was very efficient and caring even though I was a bit skeptical about trying the new "Mussels...More

Thank Albert A
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner for 5 ( with a reservation) and had a great evening. Our server was very knowledgeable about the broad selection of beers (none domestic). The bowls of mussels are sensational; mine had over 50 mussels!! The meat dishes are also excellent. We...More

Thank authored
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had the experiance of a lifetime last year when we visited Europe. By a long shot these were the BEST mussels I have had since our return. Also the bread and pretzel were also great and reminiscent of Europe. I love...More

Thank Leigh H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great mussels, croque monsieur sandwiches, waffles, salads. Just a delightful place to eat and relax, inside or out. Excellent wait staff!

Thank 961paulaw
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

I went here with my family & we thoroughly enjoyed are visit. The staff is very courteous & professional. The food was delicious. I had a steak which I already want to go back for! Great beer selection as well.

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We eat here several times a year. Especially during the nice weather. The patio is great! They have a HUGE beer menu and some great ciders for non-beer drinkers. The waiters know their stuff and can make good recommendations. The pomfriets are so good. The...More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed June 16, 2018

The mussels are delicious. What's not to like with a turtle waffle. Plentiful choices of beer and wine. Great place to meet friends and hang out for a few hours in the evening.

Thank Kim M
Reviewed May 13, 2018

After waiting 25 minutes for a waiter come to our table one member of our party went to the front desk and ordered our drinks. They came several minutes later. While we were waiting we observed a lot of other disappointed customers around us. We...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Cock and Bowl was suggested to us by a local and after following his recommendation, we weren't disappointed. Wanted a quick early dinner before heading back up to DC and enjoyed the experience very much. Sat upstairs and had the place to ourselves for a...More

Thank Bermang
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Poplar Aly, Occoquan, VA 22125-7748
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Occoquan
  • Phone Number: +1 703-494-1180
  • E-mail
You don't have to brave the airlines to visit an authentic little European neighborhood bistro. Come down to the quaint riverfront town of Occoquan for a little boutique shopping and finish up with a visit to our cozy bistro for a fine Belgian beer and a delicious meal. We are serving up always-fresh, always-homemade European bistro specialties, a selection of 60+ Belgian and Belgian-style beers we know you'll love, and a whole lotta coziness and welcome. Are they the freshest Prince Edward Island Blue Mussels and the crispy-creamiest fresh-cut Belgian Frites? You bet! Is there a beautiful street-side brick outdoor patio? Yep, we've got that, too. No fancy frills, just great beer, wine, and good, freshly prepared food. Oh! And we forgot to mention the delicious Non-GMO waffles. But you won't...see you soon! !
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