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Sweetwater Tavern

45980 Waterview Plz, Sterling, VA 20166-6556
+1 571-434-6500
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (55 reviews)
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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 2 days ago via mobile

The food and beer flight was excellent. The family enjoyed their meals of meat salads and we had the fish tacos. Would go back again!

Thank KevinO906
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sweetwater tavern is very nice and convenient for the workers at the Datacenters. We stay near there and the food is fabulous ! We really enjoy the Jambalaya Pasta and the chocolate waffle.

Thank mwne2nks
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like handcrafted beers to satisfy any taste, Sweetwater's is the place. Their food choices are varied and tasty and portions are large and filling. They have a nice bar and different seating choices so you can dine alone, as a couple or group...More

Thank Delbert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All smiles, courteous and smart. Order was quick and food was delicious. The stewards were always asking how they can be of help and yes, it’s one of the best grilled chicken I’ve ever eaten. Perfect!

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went for dinner on a Thursday night, nice crowd but not overcrowded. I had the salmon salad and my wife had the chicken fajita. I like the salmon salad although I did not think it was as good as the sister...More

Thank Dave15122
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve been here a number of times before and it’s always a winner. Service is attentive and friendly and the food is reliably good. The place is large but more upscale than your typical sports bar, with a high ceiling and comfy booths. I had...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate here about a week-and-a-half ago when we were visiting family in town. Food was excellent - Roasted chicken, fish tacos, large salad (goat cheese with spiced pecans), penne primavera with chicken, and a cheeseburger - all excellent! Our boys topped it off with...More

Thank Robby S
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I wanted to share my experience with Sweetwater Tavern. This place is very nice and has great food. Great family atmosphere and a great place for a happy hour after work spot. The bartenders are so friendly and attentive to their customer's needs. Hopefully I...More

Thank coreyward829
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Great ribs and crab cakes. Service is generally good. The hostesses greeting as you come in are usually good but few have been less than completely welcoming.

Thank Horseman777111
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The pumpkin beer was a great treat. Not heavy, but flavorful. The grilled chicken over angel hair pasta was absolutely a delight. Perfect portion. Definitely recommend.

Thank sheamanorbeagles
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Questions & Answers
Kathy S
26 April 2018|
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Response from Chelsea S | Property representative |
Hi Kathy, thanks for reaching out! We have Happy Hour on Monday-Friday from 3-6 PM at the bar only. We hope you'll join us!
7 December 2016|
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Response from 1LarryFox | Reviewed this property |
My guess is yes but why not call them
5 November 2016|
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Response from Chelsea S | 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
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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, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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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