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Willards BBQ Incorporated

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$$ - $$$
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4300 Chantilly Shopping Center Dr, Chantilly, VA 20151-4012
+1 703-488-9970
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 08:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have never had a bad meal at Wiilards. Recently used them for catering too, food was ready as promised and fantastic. Burnt ends are the best thing on the menu!

Thank Ree65
Chantilly, Virginia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very generous portion. I had the pulled pork and it was pretty good. I would definitely eat there again.

Thank deley23669
Baltimore, Maryland
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74 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Willard's has all the usual BBQ dishes and sides plus beer. it is perfect place to sit and eat after walking for a couple hours at the near by Dulles Expo Center. not upscale.

Thank solomonknibb
Saratoga Springs, New York
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Slow cooked BBQ served extremely fast! Food tastes great! Parking is limited during weekday lunch hours.

Thank Jason C
Oakton, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew up in Alabama where real barbecue is slow cooked over wood. This is cooked over a gas cooker at best or microwave. I took my two boys and we ordered ribs and the pulled pork. The ribs I ordered were smothered in sauce which was sickeningly sweet and the meat had no flavor or smoke. The pulled pork... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BBQ is King at Willard's! Don't come here unless you are hungry, hungry, hungry -- and you love BBQ! Portions are generous, prices are reasonable, and the BBQ, both pork and beef, is really tasty! My only suggestion is that you schedule an hour or so just to recover from what is always a heavy, heavy feast! Highly recommended for... More 

Thank AmericanOutlook
Bethesda, Maryland
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143 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I wanted to try a non-chain place for lunch when I was in the area for business and people recommended Willards BBQ. I have had some good BBQ in my life, so this was not bad, but it was not amazing. It also was not cheap, but it was not expensive. I got a sandwich and two sides for $9... More 

Thank Rollie B
Manassas, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I went there for lunch and it has undoubtedly got to be the worse barbecue I've ever eaten. I ordered the pulled chicken sandwich topped with cole slaw along with baked beans and potato salad and nothing was good. I ended up tossing it.

Thank norrisfamily06
San Antonio, Texas
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Not even close to Texas BBQ. Locals are very proud of this place but I found it average at best. Now keep in mind I have visited some of the top rated BBQ joints in Texas

Thank phinsfan2015
The Villages, Florida
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1,121 reviews
842 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 604 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Chicken and potato salad both winners. Pulled pork is moist. The brisket and burnt ends are O.K. Smoked sausage is dry.

Thank johnfjohnston

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 08:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4300 Chantilly Shopping Center Dr, Chantilly, VA 20151-4012
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Chantilly
  • Phone Number: +1 703-488-9970

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