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Sweetwater Tavern

45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
+1 571-434-6500
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything I have eaten at Sweetwater has been delicious. From the Ozzie rolls and delicious butter, straight through to dessert, you cannot go wrong. My usual is the salmon salad, but I have branched out to the bbq burger and fish tacos on recent trips...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came for a dinner from local Marriott and were surprised Had excellent service and very good food ! It’s crowded and loud but the food is very good and we are picky ! I had crab and corn chowder and he had a delicious...More

Thank Luckydog17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The menu wasn’t large but I didn’t see anything I didn’t like. There was a full bar in the center of the restaurant. I would recommend making reservations because it was busy. The salmon appetizer was good and bread was delicious. Service was great. The...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We had a late lunch with drinks. Good variety of beers on tap from their own brewery. Also good variety of other specialty drinks. Service was very good and the restaurant has a very nice atmosphere. Food was a bit on the high side, but...More

Thank J5172HLmattr
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Stopped in for lunch while traveling for business. I had a nice salad with chicken, it was the Sweetwater Roast Chicken Salad. They have a large selection of beers on the wall, but many are not available yet. So ask first before you set those...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Enjoyed my meal which was consistent with other meals at Sweetwater on other occasions. Prices are on the inexpensive side. The menu is not extensive but beer choices extensive. Sweetwater is often crowded with people waiting but on this Thursday night I was seated immediately....More

Thank al m
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I ate here while in town for Business. I had skipped lunch so I went to dinner early, around 5pm. They were already getting a little crowded, but was able to get a table right away. Everyone was very friendly. I had the special Chicken...More

Thank fligster
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I was visiting family in Ashburn Va. There were 8 of us Going out to dinner last minute without reservations on a Friday night. We out our name in and in 20 min we were sitting at a table. Everyone left very happy and full....More

Thank triciahook
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Great meal as Always. Filet Mignon was perfect. Mango Martini very good. Party of 8. All food came out at pretty much same time.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Great selection of beer to try, and with flight of beer had a good choice. Had a couple of starters which were ok, salad was also nice, and then had the drunken ribeye steak...certainly one to try, though would potentially try from elsewhere on the...More

Thank NikJ
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7 December 2016|
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Response from 1LarryFox | Reviewed this property |
My guess is yes but why not call them
Angela S
5 November 2016|
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Response from Katie Y | Property representative |
Hi Angela, Yes! We do have a lunch menu. It can be found on our website - greatamericanrestaurants. com or by calling the restaurant directly. (571) 434-6500
18 November 2015|
Response from Katie Y | Property representative |
It is best to call Sweetwater Tavern directly. They take reservations at certain times on certain days, or they operate on a call ahead system. A hostess would be happy to speak with you and can be reached at 571-434-6500.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: +1 571-434-6500
American casual restaurant with a micro brewery serving a western inspired menu.
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