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Bailey's Pub & Grille

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4238 Wilson Blvd, Ballston Mall, Arlington, VA 22203-1823
+1 703-465-1300
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11:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Annandale, Virginia
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108 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This place was awesome they have three giant rooms and always showed the UFC fights, Wrestling and games however for some reason it shut down which was a shocker. I ate here several years ago but the time thing doesn't go back that far. Just wanted everyone to know its shut down.

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Thank Sarah D
Ashburn, Virginia
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234 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2013

I only go to this place because its close to where my friends work and I enjoy having a beer with them. I 'd call it generally dirty with sticky tables, marginal food and OK draft beer. Beyond that look elsewhere.

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Thank VaTechDad
CT
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2013

Went to this place, thinking this was an Irish Pub. Located in Crystal City Arlington VA. Also known as fox and hound on the web. Have to walk up a flight of stairs to get to the pub area. Come to find out the first place you walk into is a smoking area. Seems to be a busy area, went... More 

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Thank CtFamilyman
Falls Church, VA
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438 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

Bailey's on Tuesday night -- what an experience. Average dinner and $3 beer all night enjoying time with some college classmates. When the hockey game came on, the volume went from 0 to high. One of my friends asked the waiter to turn the volume down, the hockey game was not on yet and it was so loud. A few... More 

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Thank RussellJW
Cary, North Carolina
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575 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2013

Stopped at this place on a Thursday evening. To be fair, it was not a game day. There was a priveate party going on at a separate room, where all the action was concentrated. I stayed at the non-smoking side of the pub where there was noting going on. The smoking side had more people and more to see/do. Had... More 

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Thank Bob_Creek
Mount Joy
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108 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2013

We were visiting friends in DC and stayed in Arlington VA on Crystal Blvd, walked down to Bailey's for lunch on the 4th....the food was so good and the bartender, Chris was excellent, we decided to go there again for lunch on the 5th! Would highly recommend. Very relaxing atmosphere and the best burgers and sandwiches! Only thing...the beers were... More 

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Thank Bunch1020
Athens, Georgia
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230 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2013

The location appears to be a meeting spot for singles. It is on the second floor and has a hard to find entry from street level. Food was prompt and tasty. The menu included salads, sandwiches and full meals. The only negative was the need to pass through the smokey bar area to get to the dining room.

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Thank FredL757
Combined Locks, Wisconsin
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316 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2013

We found the food at Bailey’s above average. The service was also prompt. Our only complaint was that Virginia is behind the times smoking wise. If you don’t want to inhale smoke, you are delegated to a back eating area.

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Thank Wrigley48
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2013

My family and I stopped in here for dinner after a long day of hopping museums and we wished instead we'd gone somewhere else. The service was terrible as there was only one waiter handling 7-8 tables that had all recently say down despite there being several other wait staff working. By the time we got a chance to order... More 

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Thank Matt V
Arlington, Virginia
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465 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2013 via mobile

Bailey's is part of the Fox and Hound sports bar chain, several of which i've patronized in other cities. The menu at Bailey's is identical to The Fox and Hound menu, but the Crystal City Bailey's seems like the black sheep of the chain. The restaurant itself is dingy and not that clean. It seems to attract a low-class patronage,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4238 Wilson Blvd, Ballston Mall, Arlington, VA 22203-1823
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-465-1300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?