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Clarity

442 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA 22180-4721
+1 703-539-8400
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (30 reviews)
“bread” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
442 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA 22180-4721
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Reviewed yesterday

Been here twice now with equal success. The food and drinks are outstanding and the place has great energy. If you're looking for a serenity this isn't the spot. But for great food combined with some fun, here it is. I recommend sitting at the...More

Thank emccaleb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Greeted by surly hostess who seemed annoyed we wanted to have a drink before dinner. Bartender seemed annoyed we sat at the bar for $40 for 2 glasses of wine over a total of 15 minutes. 2 entrees came out at least 5 minutes before...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner there last night for my birthday. Hostess very kindly seated us next to a low partition because it is a jovial (noisy) restaurant. Loved getting a personalized menu! My husband had the Seared Hudson Valley Foie Gras. OMG he kindly let me have...More

Thank restonlover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us, including my partner, another couple, and two single friends, decided to have Thanksgiving dinner together and, at my suggestion, chose Clarity over cooking at home. This was the first year that the restaurant was open for the holiday and they did it...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One cannot go wrong at this neighborhood fine dining restaurant. Be sure to try the chef's menu and the wine pairing to get an overview of what this talented chef has to offer. And the happy hour is one not to miss.

Thank Trent B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a reservation at Clarity as it was a birthday dinner and we decided to try the tasting menu. I called to make a reservation and received text messages asking for any food restrictions which I found very helpful. Upon our arrival we were...More

Thank NoVAFamilyof4
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Three of us were looking for a place to get away from the crowd at an industry event at Tysons. Since it was after 8:00 it only took a few minutes to get to Clarity by car. We tried the beef shortrib and duck this...More

Thank walisko
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Been there twice since August. Really fine food. Good beers and wines. And good service. Location is poor, but the locals all know, and the place requires reservations well in advance. Everything is first rate, including the prices. We will be back soon. The food...More

Thank lawrenceo616
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Four of us dined here and right from the get go it was a great evening. Promptly seated and David, our server, arrived to quickly take our drink orders and answer a few questions about the menu, including gluten free options for the ladies. I...More

Thank BigMac1949
Reviewed 18 October 2017

It was their 60th wedding anniversary, so we wanted to take them somewhere nice.. Clarity did a great job making them feel special From the "Happy Anniversary" on the menus to the complimentary glasses of champagne, they could not have been nicer. Our server was...More

Thank JoanneLocke
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ladybullseye
24 June 2017|
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Response from travelmf82 | Reviewed this property |
"My" happy hour? Or the restaurant's? I'm not even sure if they have a happy hour--I'd check their website.
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LoafJugThouTree
27 May 2017|
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Response from wcb703 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no.
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GrammieD213
4 February 2017|
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Response from mamadukes52 | Reviewed this property |
While the staff is willing to honor requests, it is difficult to make a promise that there is no cross-contamination of tools and spaces. If the allergy is that serious I would attempt to find a vegan/ground nut free venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 442 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA 22180-4721
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Vienna
  • Phone Number: +1 703-539-8400
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