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Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro

€€ - €€€, American, Gluten Free Options
11750 Sunrise Valley Dr, Inside the Westin Hotel, Reston, VA 20191-1404
+1 703-234-3550
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
06:30 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Wine Bar, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11750 Sunrise Valley Dr, Inside the Westin Hotel, Reston, VA 20191-1404
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 2 February 2018

I checked-in to The Westin Reston Heights late on a Sunday night - I was hungry and didn't feel like going out to search for some decent food. So I went to Vinifera in the lobby. It was a quiet Sunday night and the restaurant...More

Thank 493Ron
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Horrible breakfast buffet, food was very limited what was offered and cold, greasy bacon. Service was lacking, I had to ask for water, never received a refill.

Thank AWSTX
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We were at the hotel for a conference and it was getting late so we ate at this hotel restaurant. The service was a bit slow and the portions were small. Most disappointing were the carrots we ordered as a side which appeared burned. When...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Went for an anniversary dinner...not really the best place but it is the quietest restaurant in Reston. We should have just ordered the small plates. We had the tartare, and the pigs wings. Both were outstanding. But the main meals were lacking. My husband had...More

Thank restonlover
Reviewed 27 November 2017

5 of us had dinner on the night before Thanksgiving and we were all less than thrilled. The service was terrible. There were 4 tables occupied in the dining room and we had an 18 month old with us, which I think would motivate the...More

Thank chriscating
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Food is delicious bar staff truly know how to make a drink and the turnover is low so you feel like you are at home here.

Thank Monica L
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were at the hotel . Dinner was out of the question as it was a bit late for us. We decided to see the menu at Vinifera for a light type of snack. Well, it did not disappoint. The place was packed. It has...More

Thank Nedelka M
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We decided to try Vinifera for a second visit, this time joined by 4 of our friends on a Saturday night ( an uncrowded time for a restaurant within a hotel frequented by business travelers.) Although the restaurant was nearly empty when we arrived, there...More

2  Thank zimco1
Reviewed 23 April 2017

After joining the "quiet crowd" who are avoiding the Reston Town Center as they work out their paid parking problem, we decided to give Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro a try. It is tucked away in the Westin Hotel which is located in a very...More

2  Thank zimco1
Vinifera M, Manager at Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you so much for your comment, zimco1! We truly appreciate the feedback, and we hope to see you again soon! Thank you, The Management Team

Reviewed 30 March 2017

This place definitely does not deserve 4 stars based on my recent experience there. First, it was hard to find as I didn't know that it was actually a part of the Westin hotel. The website says that it is next to it. Second, the...More

Thank tonytiger_13
Vinifera M, Manager at Vinifera Wine Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, tonytiger_13. I am sorry Vinifera did not live up to your expectations, if there is anything we can do please let us know! We hope to see you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 23:00
Thursday
06:30 - 23:00
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11750 Sunrise Valley Dr, Inside the Westin Hotel, Reston, VA 20191-1404
    (Reston Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Reston
  • Phone Number: +1 703-234-3550
Description
Surrounded by the warm feeling of a chic and contemporary atmosphere that encourages conversation, Vinifera is an urban sanctuary in one of America's most renowned suburbs. The unique and sophisticated bistro is a place to have your senses invigorated by every aspect of your visit - from the mouth-watering food to the unforgettable service and welcoming environment. With a focus on seasonal, local and organic ingredients, Executive Chef Bo Palker serves globally-influenced New American cuisine for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. A variety of pintxos (one bites), small plates and entrees are available in the intimate bar & lounge area, illuminated dining room and outdoor patio, featuring custom hand-made Hawaiian fire pits. Sommelier Jason Meringolo flawlessly pairs our inspired dishes with an assortment of over 300 wines by the bottle and 30 selections by the glass poured from an Enomatic system behind the bar. Vinifera is more than just a restaurant – it’s an experience.
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