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11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (79 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (27 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
All hours
American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Crab cake was all crab. Loved it ! Martinis were awesome. And all dishes were very fresh and delicious as promised. But not irreplaceable. So. Very very good. Not amazing.

Thank SharaAbra
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We have celebrated several birthdays here. The food is consistently excellent. The sushi is fresh and delicious. The daily catches are always tasty and the red curry sauce is amazing. The coffee is strong and the warm donut holes are a perfect ending to a...More

Thank MAO777
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Another wonderful meal at PassionFish. Our group of nine visited on a Monday for lunch. Nice service as usual. Seven of us had the Monday daily special, carmelized scallops over sweet potato puree with a side of quinoa pilaf and flan with berries for dessert...More

Thank SusanEMR
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Nice atmosphere, great seafood and sushi, pleasant upstairs loft for private functions. Excellent service

1  Thank Paul L
Reviewed 12 April 2016

If you are a seafood fan and in the area you really must visit this establishment the salmon was amazing and the atmosphere a real buzz! Service was extremely professional and overall the price was reasonable. I would certainly visit again.

Thank Chiprafp
Reviewed 11 April 2016

If you love seafood, PassionFish hits the spot! The restaurant is on the expensive side, but it is worth every penny when celebrating a special occasion. The crab mac and cheese was unreal! The quality of the seafood is off the charts! The staff is...More

Thank Ljd619
Reviewed 2 April 2016

You have to visit PassionFish … not just on Friday! As I told the Manager, the location and ambience (and parking) are fine, the wine list is extensive and well-priced, the food is spectacular, but the service is beyond compare. Listen closely … they WILL...More

1  Thank WGibson648
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Everything is first class. Quality isn't cheap either. Everyone received a great meal and attentive service. Free parking garage nearby in the evenings.

Thank MaryandBobontheroad
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant! I've had their sushi and went today for happy hour. Great food choices and drinks options are decent. I had the fish tacos, excellent!! Definitely will be back! I've attached the happy hour menu.

1  Thank mctouring
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I met some business colleagues on a Wednesday night and enjoyed a very delicious meal. The staff was highly accommodating, even when we needed to move to a larger table when two extra guests arrived. I had the cioppino which was resplendent with mussels, clams,...More

Thank diinslc
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Do they serve steak?
19 April 2016|
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Response from Phil F | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have other than fish. Steak.
acceptable attire?? jeans ok?
19 December 2014|
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Response from Vikingbymarriage | Reviewed this property |
We were in casual travel attire for lunch. Hubby was in shorts and t-shirt. Felt slightly underdressed (my own perception) as most other patrons were in business clothes and were there during weekday lunch time. I think... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11960 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
    (Explorer Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: 703.230.FISH
  • E-mail
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