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Epic Smokehouse

1330 S Fern St, Arlington, VA 22202-2862
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“burnt ends” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
1330 S Fern St, Arlington, VA 22202-2862
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered carry out and took burgers and salads back to our hotel, so I can only rate the food which was good, but not Epic. Honestly, we could have done just as well had there been a less expensive alternative nearby. The dinner menu...More

Thank 859michaell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was excellent. Atmosphere is nice although the floor to ceiling windows overlooking a sidewalk and busy street are somewhat of a liability. Food was average and somewhat overpriced for what one received. Small serving of watery chili - had better from a can. Only...More

Thank 6mith
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Arlington and you like meat and BBQ. This is the place for you! Easy parking across the street. Very good!

Thank Honestyrule1
Reviewed 13 April 2018

I love Epic Smokehouse and the food is great. On my April visit with business clients, service was sub par, thus the average rating. Waitress spilled a beer of a major client and then didn't bring him a replacement...just left the less than half full...More

Thank jmktravelsalot
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I had a late night dinner here last night. We were greeted with smiles and immediately seated. The menu isn’t huge, but the options are maximized to give plenty of choices. I had the ribeye and my buddy the prime rib. The...More

Thank BoonieStomper99
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Dined here as it is close to the hotel. Made reservations. We were seated when we arrived. Restaurant is long and narrow. Seating and table are nice. Clean well lighted. In ordered French onion soup. Nice and hot with gooey cheese melted over a slice...More

Thank michaelluna
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Happened upon Epic Smokehouse for Saturday brunch and our meal was definitely epic! Delicious southern food with a unique twist. The portion were very generous...my husband and I probably could have split a meal.

Thank barbaraannbarbre20
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Our family of 5 enjoyed a wonderful meal thanks to the great food and our server Kevin. Three in our group ordered the pork plate that came with a nice side of slaw, fries and onion straws. Two of us had salads. The grilled chicken...More

Thank Blazerfun
Melissa P, Manager at Epic Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

We are thrilled to hear of your wonderful dining experience with us! It's always a sweet something extra to hear back from our guests especially when we can pass the word along to our staff. Cheers, Melissa

Reviewed 12 March 2018

My two young adult children and I sat at the chef's bar and had a blast at this great eatery. Our hotel shuttle driver recommended it. It reminded him of his home in Kansas City. Anyway, the service was polite, the chef and cook staff...More

Thank pmroy1525
Melissa P, Manager at Epic Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you for dining with us. We are glad to hear about your fun and delicious experience! I'd like to extend a HUGE THANK YOU from Epic Smokehouse as well for joining in on the fun and singing Happy Birthday to the Chef's daughter. It...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

First thing that hits you as you open the door is the smell of the smoke. Fast friendly service, the food is full of flavor, the wine list is good, the wiskey list is even better. Not too pricey.

Thank Anect-Rafi M
Melissa P, Manager at Epic Smokehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thanks for the review! It's always appreciated to hear back from our guests. We're constantly adding new Whisky's to our menu so dont be a stranger. Cheers, Melissa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1330 S Fern St, Arlington, VA 22202-2862
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 571-319-4001
  • E-mail
EPIC Smokehouse is a fine dining steakhouse and barbecue joint. It features smoked meats and seafood entrees.
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