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Epic Smokehouse

1330 S Fern St, Arlington, VA 22202-2862
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:30 Hours
American, Barbecue
1330 S Fern St, Arlington, VA 22202-2862
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The presentation was very nice, but the food was not good. There were 5 of us and only one of us enjoyed their meal. No need to pack up the leftovers, because no one wanted to eat them later. Not worth it.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of seven had dinner here last night. I had a bbq special. My wife had salmon with lemon risotto. Both were fantastic. Honestly some of the best salmon I have tasted. All the other food looked good as well. Desserts were fantastic...especially the...More

Thank Pantherfanjml
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there twice and food was always great, especially the rhibs. Service was also very good.

Thank Stefano S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We shopped at the Pentagon Shopping Center but didn't want to eat in the mall. There are plenty of mall options by the way. We chose Epic Smokehouse. The menu was limited but food was good. The chicken salad served on a tortilla bowl was...More

Thank Missy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food. reasonable prices. Not much of a beer selection, which surprised me. Server was a little edgy. He didn't love his job, but did it well enough. He was grumpy about having to do individual bills for a large group, which seemed odd.

Thank ensco3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, so I went at an off time: 3:30pm on a weekday, but if they're open and I order off the menu, why should they get a pass? Either they're open or they're not. I was really looking forward to a nice big slice of...More

Thank Chang_and_Ling
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We came to have dinner only to realize all the servers would go past us, 30 minutes later I walked up to the hostess and chef/owner WAYNE HALLERAN to inquire about our assigned server. The chef/owner didn't seem to care much but it but he...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I previously had a lunch here and enjoyed the sandwich and the quality of meat. Returned on next trip and decided to do dinner on a sunday night. We ordered smoked prime rib and barbecued ribs. Food arrived about five minutes after we ordered, which...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We had a large party they were able to accommodate outdoors on a beautiful summer evening. That's the end of the good part. It's called smokehouse for a reason; everything is overloaded with a smokey flavor no one seemed to appreciate. It was expensive by...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Came here for brunch on a Sunday. The decor and customer service was excellent! It wasn't very crowded so the food came out in no time. I had the shrimp and grits and it was BOMB! I tried my companion's chicken and waffle and that...More

Thank Tasha N
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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