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46931 Cedar Lake Plz, Sterling, VA 20164-8653
+1 703-421-5784
06:00 - 22:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

NEVER GET THE SERVER NAMED ANNA. She will not only spit in your food and complain and argue with you when you feel something was strange about your order. I have been eating here for years with my family and sad to say thanks to this server I will never come back here again. Don't let this girl serve you,... More 

Thank anna p
Albany, New York
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176 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

For a chain the food was well prepared and service was friendly and attentive. This is one of the few restaurants that serve my favorite cheese blintzes. They were delicate with a light raspberry sauce. The cheese filling could have been better but all in all it was satisfactory. My friends had an omelette and steak and eggs with some... More 

Thank Chiquis926
Wiehle, VA
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436 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Both the person I was with and I had the “55+ Rise & Shine” Breakfast. The best I can say about my breakfast was that the bacon and scrambled eggs were perfectly done. That is what brought this rating up to an “average”. Otherwise, the rating would been a “poor”. Where the experience failed lies with: The hair that was... More 

Thank Robert F B
Hamilton, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Just after our food was served a cockroach walked across our table! Did eat some of the meal in a hurry, but I would not go back. The waiter was very kind about it and reduced our bill, but I still wouldn't eat there again.

Thank lindam20158
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336 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

I love IHOP, but this location was not satisfying. The server was nice and took care of our needs, but my complaints are about the food. It's not as hearty as it should be. I ordered tomato and onion omelet with extra tomatoes. What I got was an onion omelet with tomatoes garnished on top! The omelet was so dry... More 

Thank Evilmisspolite
Sterling, Virginia
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104 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2014

So I wanted to eat breakfast and I decided to go to IHOP. I havent been in a couple of years so I thought I would give it another shot. The food was as expected and everything came out quick. I had two eggs over medium, sausage, toast, hash browns and coffee. Good service and I will return, very clean... More 

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316 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

I've been here twice now with large groups, right after church. The place is buzzing but even with the crowds they can get you seated in 20 minutes. I'm talking about line out the door type of crowds. The service is excellent, fast, and they gladly handle separate checks. Our most recent visit started with my asking for a table... More 

Thank VEC24
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

Is there something better to eat breakfast at 2pm? NO! We ate a lot of good food and with a great service... Thanks for everything!

Thank Juan C
Sterling, Virginia
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242 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

We have eaten at this IHOP several times, including twice last week and we have always had a good time. Servers are friendly, food is good and it's extremely convenient. French toast is my go to and never disappoints. Thank you!

Thank jlcauser
Reston, Virginia
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433 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2014

It's hard to believe that in this day and age there are cafes without Wireless access however until just recently IHOP was one of these. I've eaten omelets at IHOP many times and consider it "fast food" but the fact that we have a location in Sterling that is open 24 hours AND offers WiFi earns them the "very good"... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46931 Cedar Lake Plz, Sterling, VA 20164-8653
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: +1 703-421-5784

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