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Sweetwater Tavern

45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
+1 571-434-6500
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (51 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I'm sure everyone has had a hit or miss experience with the same restaurant - sometime it's great, another time may be marginal at best. Sweetwater is always fantastic! The food is consistent and prepared perfectly each time. It doesn't matter if it's in the...More

Thank missmiata99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I visited this restaurant for dinner. We both ordered the prime rib. I ordered mine medium and he ordered his rare. When they came out thy both looked exactly the same. I was happy with mine and he was happy with his...More

Thank R1GRO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met coworkers here after work and wow, was I impressed! The atmosphere is cozy and inviting and my waitress was awesome! The menu has a variety of selections and the Sangria is tasty! This is a definite on the list to try and you will...More

Thank Angie N
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch.The food and service was excellent as always.Talk to Scott the manager what a wonderful person. Thanks for the perfect place to come too. Five Stars all the way. From Charleston,SC. And visit Sweet Waters Tavern every time were in town.

Thank Crystalbishopp
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went here for New Year's Eve. We used the call ahead seating so we had no wait when we arrived. Our server was very nice. I ordered salmon which was delicious.

Thank JCtatorknit C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Menu was great! We had the salmon and truly the best I have had in the area. The dining room was a bit noisy though.... so if you're going for conversation let them know before they seat you.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I like to start out with a six pack of samplers with friends and then pick our poison for the night. I have not had a dish there I didn't like. Prices are upper medium with a great rustic atmosphere. Good place to meet up...More

Thank ben2far
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Our server, Tremel was great. Friendly, informative and responsive. Started out with the a Silverado Ale and Firecracker Shrimp......$10 (crumb fried & tossed with thin beans and spicy pepper jelly). Be beer could not be more refreshing and the shrimp were wonderful. Although I was...More

Thank DaveHRoe
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The best crab cakes, the best beer sampler. Steaks cooked to perfection. Staff is great, friendly and helpful.

Thank Ely M
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The seated us right away. The place is large but does not feel like a huge place. Service was excellent. The bread is super good. The menu offer many choices; I ordered the lobster bisque and the wedge salad - both very good and my...More

Thank Sergio R
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Questions & Answers
6 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
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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