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McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks

11920 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
+1 703-481-6600
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good30%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (45 reviews)
“steak” (30 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
11920 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My nepnew and I stopped in for oysters and drinks. The food was top notched! The staff friendly and very people oriented. Not busy at this time either.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love grits and it's always difficult to find a place that makes them just right. Well my hunt is over, my daughter took me here for Father's Day and we both had the BBQ Shrimp and Grits and they were delicious plus the shrimp...More

Thank jbgaines04
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extensive menu. Very capable chef and kitchen staff. Keep things simple when ordering. Suggest melt-in-your-mouth six-ounce filet, truffle butter, grilled asparagus, sourdough bread and a bottle of "A to Z" wine. Water is optional! Also, suggest reserving a table in the main dining room. Intimate...More

Thank PendletonTiger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For me location was good, however our server Horto was so in our face it was becoming uncomfortable.. the rib eye steak was not awesome,amazing and delicious It Was a very good rib eye.. the tone of the server was disturbing and the prices were...More

Thank Adylayton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Welcoming staff very caring of my spouse's mobility challenges and my hearing challenge. The restaurant has 'snugs' - booths enclosed by high walls and curtained entrance - very nice for conversation and feeling of near privacy - a delightful throwback to steakhouses in New Orleans...More

Thank buschal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently took a coworker from Singapore for lunch to this location, she was very pleased with the service and the great food. This is one of my favorite places to bring visitor, they always deliver with great food and ambiance. Also the Reston Town...More

Thank AlCifuentes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I ate there on Memorial Day to take advantage of the free entree for veterans. Food and service were excellent, as always. My wife said her scallops and crab cake were as good as anything she's had. My chicken fettuccine was great....More

Thank sdog41
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be THE place to go for a nice dinner. I loved the Seafood they had. Lately it is not the same anymore. Portions are stingy, quality is on the decline, ambiance is uninspiring and service has become mediocre. I will still give...More

Thank muazzams2017
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We had good time here, had an amazing filet mignon and experienced a great service. Together with a red wine glass it was dreamy

Thank WinterSoup
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

With that brand name I had expected more. Food was ok to good, but there is no atmosphere in this restaurant. There are plenty of better options nearby.

Thank Tobi N
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sheila F
3 May 2015|
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Looks like the dudes and dudettes above beat me to it. RL would be a much more economical choice. Schmel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11920 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190-5624
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 703-481-6600
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