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11130M S Lakes Dr, Reston, VA 20191-4327
+1 703-391-2100
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11130M S Lakes Dr, Reston, VA 20191-4327
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Always good, fresh food. Great for a quick bite or for a casual date night! Service is great. You pay at the counter and you then bring a buzzer to your table where the staff brings the food to you. Beer and wine are available....More

Thank sgreissing
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Casual healthy choices for reasonable prices. Vegetarian options. Good sandwiches and wraps. Always busy with locals and family friendly. Feed the ducks outside.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have loved cafe sans since it first opened and it has maintained it high quality standards for food. It's fast, friendly and delicious!

Thank Shirley G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafeteria style eatery. Order at the counter, pay and then take a number. They bring the food to you. Outdoor seating and lake view available. The food is very well done. I'd return again. It was a lovely lunch!

Thank Leigh C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in and ordered, waited for about 5-10 minutes. This was actually very quick since I stopped during the lunch rush. Staff was very pleasant.

Thank pwraith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered a take out meal for lunch on Friday and it was really delicious. We had grilled chicken kebabs, really fresh Greek salad, tzatziki, Baba Ghanoush and toasted wholegrain pita bread. Everything hot was sealed in bags to keep warm for the journey home...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped by for a quick lunch and were pleased we did. The porcello pizza is a true meat lovers and arugula lovers delight. A generous pizza was topped with a mound of arugula salad with a balsamic dressing. The wife had the Kabob beef...More

Thank Webbuzzard
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I went here last week for the first time ever and really enjoyed it. The food was very good. It is small on the inside and there were a lot of people, so there were people there who seemed to be waiting to just find...More

Thank BriPri
Cafesano_Management, Owner at Cafesano, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for giving us an opportunity to serve you, Bri! We appreciate your honest and candid feedback and will be sure to share with our staff in order to better serve you and others in the future.

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Stopped by for lunch about 11:45. We ordered grape leaves, panini and coffee. Sat and waited. Coffee arrived, asked server for cream. She said she did not know where it was. She left. We thought she went to find some. Minutes go by, we asked...More

1  Thank rosedown
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I've been a loyal fan for a couple years but lately the dining room is filled with smoke. On Friday, we left before we had even ordered because it was so bad. We mentioned it to staff and received a pretty irritating reply -- "What...More

3  Thank sunbun22
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17 May 2015|
Response from sconsaul | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I stayed at a lovely hotel right in downtown Siem Reap called the Bopha Angkor Hotel. I highly recommend it. Very relaxing and great central location.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11130M S Lakes Dr, Reston, VA 20191-4327
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 703-391-2100
Cafesano serves Italian and Mediterranean food in an upscale quick-casual cafe environment located on Lake Thoreau in the South Lakes Village Center in Reston, Virginia. Our hours are from 11-9 daily. Enjoy our fresh and flavorful Appetizers, Panini, Wraps, Salads, Pizza and Kabobs. Kids Menu and Gluten Free Menu available. Vegetarian friendly menu. Nice variety and reasonably priced beer and wine. Our patio overlooks Lake Thoreau and there is ample parking. Cafesano. Tastes good! Feels good!
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