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Coastal Flats

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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STARTERS‎
$7.00
Deviled Eggs
With spiced pecans & sugar cured bacon
$8.00
Yucatan Shrimp Cocktail
Gulf shrimp, mango, jicama & avocado in a traditional tomato, orange & lime sauce
$9.00
Blue Crab & Rock Shrimp Fritters
Grilled corn salsa & lobster ginger butter
$10.00
Hot Spinach, Parmesan & Artichoke Dip
With fresh tortilla chips
$10.00
Crispy Sweet & Spicy Calamari
Tossed w/ thin beans & pepper jelly
$12.00
Crab Imperial Dip
Parmesan crusted, served w/ old bay lahvosh crackers
$14.00
Lobster Mac & Cheese w/ Ham
$6.00
Corn & Crab Chowder
$6.00
Lobster Bisque
Sambuca cream & fresh chives
SALADS‎
$6.00
Blue cheese $+1.00
Goat cheese $+1.00
Mixed Field Greens
With grape tomatoes, sun dried cranberries, garlic croutons & champagne vinaigrette
$6.00
Blue cheese $+1.00
Goat cheese $+1.00
Chop House Salad
With romaine, roasted corn, tomato, radish & garlic croutons tossed w/ buttermilk herb
$8.00
Warm Goat Cheese & Spiced Pecan Salad
With mixed field greens, sun dried cranberries, tomatoes & champagne vinaigrette
$13.00
Mango Chicken & Spiced Pecans
Mixed field greens, grapes & sun dried cranberries w/ ginger vinaigrette couscous w/ almonds
$13.00
Coastal Roast Chicken Salad
Mixed field greens, avocado, grape tomatoes, sesame almonds & champagne vinaigrette
$15.00
Crispy Two Noodle Shrimp Salad
Salt & pepper fried shrimp w/ mixed greens, mango, sesame almonds, ginger vinaigrette & spicy peanut sauce
$16.00
Goat cheese $+1.00
Short Smoked Grilled Salmon Salad
New potatoes, bright red tomatoes, thin beans, balsamic onions & mixed field greens in champagne vinaigrette
$17.00
Sesame Crusted Grilled Tuna Salad
Drizzled w/ cilantro ginger sauce thin beans, kalamata olives, grape tomatoes, balsamic onions & new potatoes over mixed greens w/ champagne vinaigrette
SANDWICHES‎
$Market
Coastal Lobster Roll
Lobster salad from the meat of a 1¼ pound lobster on a grilled roll w/ fries & roasted corn on the cob
$10.00
Cheddar Cheeseburger
Mustard mayo, ketchup, pickle & fries
$10.50
Grilled Chicken & Havarti Cheese
Citrus mayo & roasted peppers on grilled ice box bread w/ fries
$13.00
Coastal Shrimp Roll
Crispy salt & pepper fried shrimp on a grilled roll w/ tartar & cocktail sauce fries
$16.00
Crab Cake Roll
Sauteed‎ jumbo lump crab cake on a grilled roll w/ fries
COASTAL KIDS UNDER 12‎
Served w/ milk or fountain soda
$5.00
Fries
Unsweetened applesauce
Carrots
Grilled Cheese
$5.00
Fries
Unsweetened applesauce
Carrots
Cheeseburger
$7.00
Mashed potatoes
Applesauce
Carrots
Grilled Short Smoked Salmon
$8.00
Fries
Unsweetened applesauce
Carrots
Grouper Fingers
$9.00
Mashed potatoes
Unsweetened applesauce
Carrots
Tenderloin Steak
Roast mushrooms
SIDES‎
$3.00
Basil Redskin Mashed Potatoes
$3.00
Great American Fries
$3.00
Cauliflower Mash
$3.00
Cole Slaw
$3.00
Couscous w/ Almonds
$3.00
Roasted Mushrooms
$3.00
Seasonal Vegetable
$3.00
Sweet Potato Fries
FRESH SEAFOOD‎
$Market
Hickory Grilled Absolutely Fresh Fish
Hand filleted in house daily
$Market
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
Our real big baked crab cake w/ fries & cole slaw
$14.00
Grouper Fingers
Crisply fried in coastal flats lager beer batter tartar sauce, fries & cole slaw
$16.00
Pecan Crusted Trout
With the original citrus sauce couscous w/ almonds
$16.00
Short Smoked Salmon Filet
Marinated & smoked, then hickory grilled w/ cauliflower mash & pommerey mustard sauce
$16.00
Sauteed Shrimp & Creamy Grit Cakes
With Smithfield ham, roasted corn, asparagus, peppers, sweet onion & cajun cream
$17.00
Hickory Grilled Jumbo Shrimp
With‎ mediterranean orzo salad, goat cheese & oven roasted tomatoes
Sea bass $21.00
Tuna $17.00
Hong Kong Style Sea Bass or Tuna
Steamed w/ fresh leaf spinach in a soy sherry broth w/ sesame ginger, scallions & sticky rice
BEEF, RIBS AND CHICKEN‎
$13.00
Hickory Grilled Chicken Breast
With thin green beans, roasted mushrooms & brown butter sauce on angel hair
$15.00
Sauteed Filet Mignon Tips
With tequila lime cream on penne pasta
$21.00
Wood Grilled Filet Mignon
Roasted mushrooms & basil redskin mashed potatoes
$22.00
Drunken Ribeye
Marinated‎ in our great American pale ale w/ roasted mushrooms & basil redskin mashed potatoes
$20.00
Low Country Baby Back Ribs
Hickory smoked, mustard bbq, fries & cole slaw
DESSERTS‎
$7.00
Key Lime Pie
$7.00
Old Fashioned Banana Pudding
Candied vanilla wafers, caramel & chocolate sauces
$7.00
Warm Flourless Chocolate Waffle
With vanilla ice cream & toasted almonds
$7.00
Warm White Chocolate Bread Pudding
Bourbon custard sauce, vanilla ice cream & caramel
PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wonderful man & I decided to stop for lunch after he took me to my doctor's appointment. I told him since we are in Fairfax let's have lunch at Coastal Flats. One of my most favorite places to eat. The staff is always friendly...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Charita M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of my favorite places to eat. we go all the time but I always get the same thing, peacan crusted trout...it's the best!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank waynevbryant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great find! Large and busy restaurant but food and service were amazing! All dishes were presented beautifully and each and every dish was flavorful and delicious. Looking forward to being in the area again!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Deetadz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 4 of us were seated within a reasonable time of our arrival. We ranged in age from 5 to 77. The sound level was OK for conversation without having to raise your voice. The waiter made us aware of the specials and eventually brought...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 121RJW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and service. Relaxing, refreshing, family-friendly atmosphere. Clean and spacious setting.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NatLund
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Coastal Flats after few years. This time I would give them a five star. We ordered crab cake which was really tasty, and handily beats the others I had in more expensive places. Their menu has become larger offering varied choices, that would be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank csserious
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff is always accommodating and friendly. We love the shrimp and grits and deviled eggs. Who has deviled eggs on their 'starters' menu? These are the best you'll ever eat. The outside bar and seating area is great.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food, service and ambiance are always pleasant at Coastal Flats. Like the other local entries of The Great American Restaurants, this gem has proven reliable for years. Whether it is date night or taking out-of-town guests out for dinner, we have never been disappointed...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davidbM1889MT
Reviewed 8 January 2019

Being from Maryland, it is a given birthright to be a "crabcake snob"! This place passed the test! The crab was not hidden under a mound of filler but stood up as the star of the plate. The service was good but could have been...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RoccoLoveBug
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

The shrimp and grits is amazing. Service is usually good. Dessert menu in meh. We ordered salads and entrees. Entrees arrived before the salads. But the food was good, which is why we go to restaurants. The S &G was equally good for lunch the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank xsiron
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theroyalduchess
14 December 2016|
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Response from SGS I | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about a meeting space at Coastal Flats. You would have to call them and find out. 11901 GRAND COMMONS AVENUE FAIRFAX, VA 22030 (571) 522-6300
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FrancesE106
28 October 2016|
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Response from SGS I | Reviewed this property |
Their website says_Take a seat at Coastal Flat’s bar after work and their beach-y vibe will have you relaxed in no time. Enjoy happy hour Monday through Thursday from 3:00 until 6:00pm and 9:00pm until close. Try of the... More
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PJSONY
27 August 2015|
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Response from JOD_WSRFC | Reviewed this property |
No private rooms but you can select times when the restaurant is less busy. It is my experience that this is a trend among restaurants that even the bar areas are no longer segregated from dining affording the dinner crows... More
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