Reston for Anyone
Collected by Leo Johnson
Home to high-rise buildings, quirky boutiques, swank lounges, and family-friendly restaurants, Reston, Virginia, is a place you can easily shop or eat your way around. Head to the revamped Reston Town Center to pick up the latest fashion trends or check out local art on Lake Anne.
11401 N Shore Dr, Reston, VA 20190, USA
You don’t have to splurge on expensive meals to have some of the Reston's best food; just head to the Reston Farmers’ Market in the parking lot of Lake Anne Plaza. Most vendors are all set up by about 8 a.m. and stay there until noon, depending on...
1820 Discovery St, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Be Right Burger is exactly what its clever name suggests. If you're not feeling any of their signature beef, turkey, chicken, or veggie burgers, build your own and select from a variety of tasty toppings. After you've scarfed down one of their...
4305, 1639 Washington Plaza N, Reston, VA 20190, USA
A great way to learn about Reston’s history is by visiting the Reston Historic Trust (Reston Museum). Founded in 1996, this nonprofit organization continues to be an innovative influence on the local community. The Reston Museum & Shop offers...
1400 Lake Fairfax Dr, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Many people visiting Reston for the first time spend most of their day shopping or eating at restaurants. However, there are several outdoor excursions that offer great views of the area. Lake Fairfax is one of the best examples of this. Unless...
11921 Freedom Dr, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Owners Michael Barry and Leslie Combemale sure know their art trivia. Barry is a composer and musician who graduated from the Corcoran School of Art, and Combemale has been working in the animation field since 1988. The gallery features original...
12001 Market St #103, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Founded in 1974, GreaterRestonArtsCenter, or GRACE as it's more commonly called, promotes visual arts through exhibitions, educational programs, and special events. Although it was originally located in the Lake Anne Village Center, it's now...
11414 Washington Plaza W, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Get your juice fix and shop for healthy eats like kale chips, flax seed crackers, and homemade almond milk at this family-run shop located in the Lake Anne Shopping Center. (The Health Center is ironically situated by a cupcake shop, making it...
11935 Democracy Dr, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Sweetgreen is one of Reston’s newer restaurants, and it’s already making a major splash in the local community. It's quickly becoming famous for its seasonal dishes, so make sure to check the menu for new treats. The menu this month (October,...
12184 State Rte 4721, Reston, VA 20191, USA
Stop by Ariake for lunch, dinner, or just for a quick cocktail before hitting the town. There are always lunch specials offered and many diners prefer to order from the sushi bar. If the weather is nice, try to snag a table outside—although this...
RESTON TOWN CENTER, 1827 Library St, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Serving authentic Mexican food made from scratch, Uncle Julio's is a favorite among Reston residents. Their guacamole is made in-house with fresh avocados, and comes in small and large portions. The menu is quite extensive and has all the Mexican...
1811 Library St, Reston, VA 20190, USA
This American restaurant serves up classic, regional cuisine and pub-inspired food, in a very fun and laid-back atmosphere. Go the traditional route, and order one of the Bavarian pretzels and up to four dips, or keep things simple with a soup and...
1826 Library St, Reston, VA 20190, USA
While it may be a chain, it is popular for good reason. Teavana serves many nutritious and fresh-brewed teas. A few of their most popular varieties include the Youthberry Wild Orange Blossom Tea Blend, Maharaja Chai/Samurai Chai Tea Blend,...
1623 Washington Plaza N, Reston, VA 20190, USA
Sometimes a shop can become a slice of history, and Reston's Used Book Shop (RUBS) is no exception. Founded in 1978, the bookstore has a strong local following, often hosting events, author signings, and readings. RUBS supports the community so...
1810 Library St, Reston, VA 20190, USA
We might live in a world dominated by e-newsletters and online event invitations, but the Dandelion Patch brings things a bit closer to home, quite literally. This fine stationery store began in Vienna, Virginia, in 1994 and has since expanded to...
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