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“Good food at a reasonable price”
Review of Chasin' Tails

Chasin' Tails
Ranked #31 of 1,005 Restaurants in Arlington
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$20 - US$30
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole, Seafood, Bar
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Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Washington/Lee Highway (US-29) and N. Westmoreland St
Transit: East Falls Church Metro
Description: It's a new place that has just opened. I just got back from dinner and wanted to rave about what a great addition it is to our county.
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The house sauce is so good. The food is messy but flavorful and worth the mess. They give you gloves and an apron for the mess. If you like New Orleans style seafood boils, you’ll love the extra saucy and spell your goodness and Chasin’ Tails.

Thank Maryland76
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

If you like seafood (especially fried) this is the place to go! Not a quiet spot (there are outside tables however) and they do close at 10:00PM, and a busy place so plan ahead. Full bar. We went with the calamari and fried shrimp with fries and fried green tomato sides. All excellent. Staff keeps up and is very friendly.

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Thank R K
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We went on a Saturday around 6:00 p.m. and it was pretty packed. There were six in our party with no reservations and they promptly found us a table. The atmosphere was nice. It was noisy, but that added to the experience I think. This may not be the place to go for a quiet dinner (unless you sit at one of their outside tables perhaps). There was also a full bar. So we ordered a variety of their offerings including fried oysters, gator, calimari, shrimp, fish, and chicken tenders, with sides of cheese fries, fried green tomatoes, and bread. It was all very good. In fact there was not a dish that any of us had any complaints about. The staff were great, promptly serving us and keeping our drinks refilled. The price point wasn't at "fast food", but it wasn't too bad either. Six of us ordered well more than we should have (and ate well more than we should have), leaving with a bill that was just over a buck and a half. Would certainly go again... great food!

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Thank roberthhunter
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Great atmoshphere. Seafood of all types. They even have Gator! The crawfish mac and cheese was superb. Good drinks. You get a bib. Outdoor seating is available. They have a separate room for parties. Definitely recommend.

Thank Cortez W
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was our second visit here. On a late Saturday afternoon, the service was excellent.

My wife had the fried scallops and I had the fried calamari and the jambalaya. The fried food was perfect. Don't bother with the jambalaya.

Parking can be a pain.

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Thank MAPstr
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