Entertaining the “New Normal”

Michael Evans Taste of Tysons

The devastating effects of the Coronavirus pandemic are unparalleled, but there is hope as we are starting to see a light at the end of this dark tunnel. With vaccines rolling out and businesses, schools and event venues continuing their phased reopening, there is much excitement and anticipation over reuniting with loved ones! Although everyone has their own personal comfort …

May-June 2021 Restaurant Guide

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

The best eats the area has to offer! BAZIN’S ON CHURCH Vienna | American | $$$ Set on historic Church Street in the heart of Vienna, Bazin’s on Church continues to exceed the expectations of the town’s discriminating diners. Chef Patrick Bazin’s modern American cuisine is simply extraordinary. Stop in for a drink at the bar or a delicious meal …

Maggio’s Family Restaurant

Dining With Jeannine Taste of Tysons

I love restaurants where the owner is right there behind the counter, taking orders and making things happen. That’s what you get when you go to Skorpios Maggio’s Family Restaurant in downtown Vienna. When you enter this small, but bustling restaurant, you can’t help but notice that it is sparkling clean, and the owner Chris Maggio and his staff are …

Join Root to Table for a Summer Celebration

Taste of Blue Ridge Taste of Tysons, Travel

“Grilling and Chilling” Sunday, July 18th To kick off the 2021 Root to Table Culinary Series, Taste of Blue Ridge is proud to announce the Bavarian Inn Resort & Brewing Co. as the host of“Grilling and Chilling” on July 18th. Enjoy the abundant space of “Almost Heaven” West Virginia as our top chefs showcase their favorite Summer dishes with guest chefs and …

2021 Virginia Governor’s Cup Gold Medal Trail

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

The Virginia Governor’s Cup is our Commonwealth’s most stringent wine competition. After 544 entries, world-class judges awarded 47 wineries, cideries and meaderies throughout Virginia with a Gold Medal. Now, it is easy for you to access the ‘best of the best’ with the Virginia Governor’s Cup Gold Medal Trail, exploring winning wines from Northern Virginia, Central Virginia, Shenandoah Valley, Chesapeake …

2021 Guide to Local Farmers Markets

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Taste of Tysons

The return of warmer weather also means the arrival of the area’s farmers markets and the delicious fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, plants, eggs, cheeses, baked goods, and other unique products they bring. Vendors at the markets are usually producers only, which means they grow or make from scratch what they bring to the market. Plus, buying local produce supports …

Tysons Restaurant Week 2021

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

Tysons Restaurant Week, presented by the Tysons Regional Chamber of Commerce, returns April 12 – 18, 2021. Celebrate and support your local restaurants all week long while enjoying specially priced menus for lunch and dinner. Both dine-in and takeout options are available.  For information on participating restaurants and menus visit www.tysonschamber.org/tysons-restaurant-week

Go Crazy Over Pazzo Pomodoro

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

Tucked away in an unassuming strip mall in Vienna, VA, Pazzo Pomodoro is a delightful combination of a family-friendly neighborhood restaurant and fine Italian dining you’ll want to return to again and again. It is an ideal choice for either dinner with the kids or a romantic evening on the town. Pazzo Pomodoro, owned by Jimmy Audia and Bill Hicks, …

Pairing Wine with Personality

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

Cork & Keg Tours Takes Visitors on a Personal Tour of our Local Craft Beverages Personality Plus—that’s how I’d describe Renee Ventrice, who along with her husband Don, own Cork & Keg Tours. If you’ve ever taken one of her tours, you’ll recognize her bon vivant spirit. It may be just this spirit which landed her a video feature on …