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Ford's Fish Shack

44620 Ice Rink Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20147
+1 571-918-4092
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
44620 Ice Rink Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20147
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's always great to find a locally owner establishment that you not only feel good about going to, but also consistently get great food and service. Ford's is one such place. We've been here about a dozen times and each and every time love our...More

Thank Louis D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fords used to be a routine stop when heading home from Dulles airport after weeks away for work after the family picked me up. Had not been there for quite a while and was happy I made a stop in by myself. I have always...More

Thank R0BS411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is very popular with Ashburn, VA residents. It serve a delicious and varied menu centered primarily on fish and seafood. In addition it has a well stocked bar. It is always packed for lunch and dinner. Weekend diners should call ahead for seating....More

Thank Ernest M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time with wife and 2 other couples. Been here for more than 12 times and every time food is great. My experience is that most restaurant have 1 or 2 dishes that are outstanding and the rest are simply good. But every...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While the name says "Shack" - it's definitely an upscale establishment. The service is great, the dishes are refined and the prices are above average. It feels like business casual to me, but I guess you can bring friends over too.

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though I don't live in Virginia, when I visit my family there we always go to Ford's fish shack. I love their many fish and surf and turf choices especially the fried lobster tail. I chose the salmon this trip with a fried lobster...More

Thank Vern B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Service was great, but the food was even better! Portions were good size, food was very flavorful and fresh. I'm a great cook and grill my own salmon regularly, but the one I had here was really over the top.

Thank brettlarkins
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We have eaten several times at the Ford's Fish Shack in Lansdowne and the food and service has been great each and every time. I love the cod and my wife loves the salmon. It has always been just right-not overdone. My best surprise has...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The food here is delicious and they have great happy hour prices! I love that they opened a new location in Lansdowne!

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Good luck finding anything bad to say about this place ... the food is top-notch, the service is top-notch -- clean, smells great, not overly loud, and you don't have to wait to be seated either. Menu variety is outstanding and they have the typical...More

Thank YaguchiMJ
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17 June 2016|
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Response from Ka H | Reviewed this property |
It is so very good. Highly recommend
Mike D
9 August 2015|
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Response from beemanWinchester | Reviewed this property |
I see in the middle of the page the menus if you go to their website the same name as the establishment
Mike D
9 August 2015|
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Response from RangerRick84 | Reviewed this property |
If you click on either the Ashburn or South Riding locations, then you will find all their menus under that. I just tried and it worked.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44620 Ice Rink Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20147
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Ashburn
  • Phone Number: +1 571-918-4092
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