Great Falls is home to a variety of great food options from cultures all around the world. Subsequently, we thought it might be helpful to compile some of our top picks for some of the best food spots in the area to help you decide your next night out. In no particular order here are our top five picks.
Old Brogue Irish Pub
Looking for a great place to eat in Great Falls, VA? Be sure to check out Old Brogue Irish Pub! This long-standing local favorite offers a delicious menu of authentic Irish cuisine, plus a variety of nightly specials. So whether you’re in the mood for barbecue ribs or Irish bangers and mash, you’ll find something to your taste at Old Brogue. So come on down and enjoy a great meal in a fun and festive atmosphere – and be sure to raise a glass to Ireland while you’re at it!
L’auberge Chez Francois
If you’re looking for a truly amazing dining experience, you must visit L’auberge Chez Francois. Founded in 1976 by Francois Haeringer and his son Jacques, this family-run restaurant is one of the best in the Great Falls area. They’ve received countless accolades and awards over the years, including the Open Table Diner’s Choice Award – so you know the food is worth every penny. While it may be a bit pricier than your average restaurant, L’auberge Chez Francois is the perfect place to take your special someone for a romantic dinner.
Our Mom Eugenia
Our Mom Eugenia is a favorite restaurant in Great Falls, and they’re expanding to a third location in Shirlington. The restaurant serves authentic Greek cuisine, and the menu has been crafted by Eugenia, the executive chef, founder, and co-owner. She and her two sons have grown the restaurant into a successful chain, and we highly recommend you try it out! The food is fantastic and you’ll be transported to a whole new world of flavors.
Pio Pio Peruvian Cuisine
Peruvian food is some of the best in the world, and Pio Pio is one of the best places to get it. The restaurant is located in the Great Falls Village Center, and it’s been a local favorite since it opened in 2016. Chef Danny Pain is the mastermind behind the delicious dishes, and he definitely deserves all the credit. If you’re looking for a delicious and authentic Peruvian meal, Pio Pio is the place to go. disappointed!
Great Falls Creamery
Great Falls Creamery is a must-visit spot for anyone in the area looking for delicious ice cream or sorbet. According to Bon Appetit magazine, the creamery’s offerings are some of the best in the entire country. Part of the Great Falls Ice Cream Partner Program, the creamery distributes its products all across Maryland and Virginia. This means that you can enjoy a taste of Great Falls no matter where you are. After purchasing your ice cream, be sure to enjoy it while you walk around Village Greene. The changing leaves of autumn make for a beautiful backdrop to your tasty treat.
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