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Guarapo Lounge

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2039 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
+1 703-528-6500
16:00 - 00:00
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Beirut, Lebanon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

The shisha is okay. Their sangria is not that good but the music and atmosphere is nice. Staff super friendly

Thank Jessy S
Arlington, Texas
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581 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Looking for a shisha lounge in the Courthouse area on a recent business trip this place showed up. Perfect. Exactly as you would expect - low lighting, dark decor, full bar with some interesting drinks (I went with the Guarapo Mule) and full shisha menu. I had them mix watermelon and mint - I think my fave combination. I had... More 

Thank Jon E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2014 via mobile

Atmosphere and music was good. Hookah was terrible. Got no buzz and it was too harsh. Service took forever but one of the managers was helpful.

Thank Boris F
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

Great service, amazing food and great hookah! We visited DC and we went to this place 2 nights in a row! Really worth going!

Thank Igal B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2013 via mobile

Came here with my husband for a quick bite before a movie on a Monday night around 6pm. We were not disappointed at all!! Food was great, had tequenos, calamari and empanadas. My husband liked the guacamole so much he ate the rest out of the bowl, lol. He had a blue moon and I had 2 Mohitos, highly recommend... More 

Thank Jld1176
Ashburn, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2012

I've been here quite a few times and never disappoints. I went here with friends and had a great evening. Ordered a caipirinha as my drink of choice and it was delicious. We went early for dinner. Our server was new, but she did a awesome job. We ordered the Arepa sampler as appetizer and tostones... yum! For my dinner... More 

Thank Daniel G
Arlington, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2012

good place for happy hour. The tapas are ok, not the best I've had. I like Las Tapas in Old Town Alexandria better. More authentic.

Thank ExPat0331
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2012 via mobile

Good food – empanadas, plantains. Great drink specials, I especially like the Guava martini. Great place to dance on a Friday night and smoke hookah. Used to have a live band that was amazing – not sure if that is still the case because I haven’t seen them.

Thank kshalayj
London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2012

Overrated place. Zero atmosphere and staff so rude, it's incomprehensible actually.

Thank Ramin T
Bridgewater NJ USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2011

We found this restaurant in Arlington totally by accident. it was at the foot of the hill on our way to the Metro. It is a combination many styles of Central American cooking with many interesting "native" dishes. Lots of choices but every entree we had was exceptional. Would highly recommend. They have hookas at Happy Hour. Very dark inside,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Latin, Bar, Spanish, Pub, South American
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2039 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-528-6500
A sleek lounge with international flair, hookah pipes and the only place in town that offers Guarapo cocktails, a sugar cane syrup mixed deliciously with vodka and lime juice.Andean-flavored tapas menú marinated mushrooms, chicken empanadas, grilled shrimp and a variety of ceviche styles. Cutting-edge DJs and live bands.

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