Copperwood Tavern - Loudoun

4.1
441 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
Top tags:
  • Casual
  • Local Ingredients
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
At Copperwood Tavern, we aim to give our customers an enjoyable and memorable dining experience. We chose to be a Farm-to-Table restaurant because it represents the freshest product available.

We take pride in offering the freshest quality dishes by serving locally sourced meats, seafood, and produce. We are supporting the local farmers and economy and it's our passion to teach people how much better fresh and natural food can be.

Copperwood Tavern offers 20 draft beers, 30 small-batch whiskeys, and a superb wine selection. Our 30-foot craft bar is also stocked with southern Virginia's white whiskey. Yes, we mean moonshine!

Since a woodsy retreat wouldn't be complete without a loyal hunting companion, we encourage you to bring Fido along. Copperwood Tavern features a dog-friendly patio with custom copper dog bowls.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
American, Steak
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Hours of Operation
Brunch:
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am - 4:00pm;
Lunch:
Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm;
Dinner:
Nightly: 4:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(703) 724-4006
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Executive Chef
James Duke
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Cross street
Russel Branch Pkwy
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Parking Details
There are garages located in One Loudoun with ample parking.
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Special Events & Promotions
We host special events regularly.
To stay up to date on events, specials, and all things farm-to-table, sign up for our newsletter at http://www.copperwoodtavern.com/ , and follow us on Facebook and Instagram!
What 441 People Are Saying
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4.2
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73% of people would recommend it to a friend
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AB
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great service and great food! Brunch is fantastic! Will be back!

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JT
13 reviews
Dined on 3 September 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

We went for the Labor Day Brunch. Scotched Egg was delicious and first time in a long time my eggs (steak and eggs) were cooked to perfection. I had the Ryes and Shine drink -- delicious, but way over priced. My spousal unit had the biscuits and gravy -- she said it was very good. She had the $12 pear bellini, it was good, but tiny. Great service from our waiter. The food was reasonably priced and tasty. Overall, it was ok, but we are going back to our live jazz brunch in DC with great drink deals.

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JA
4 reviews
Dined on 3 September 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

Went for Brunch on Monday (Labor Day). Service was pretty good, though nothing phenomenal. We were celebrating a birthday and no one offered a “happy birthday” or anything of that nature. Food was ok. My dad (whose birthday we were celebrating) hated his omelette and sent it back for Sausage and gravy. It took an exceptionally long time for them to check and everyone had finished eating by the time the second plate came out (also was charged us for the make up meal, which was a little surprising to me). My husband and I have been here for dinner a couple times and apparently this is a dinner only kind of place, as brunch was less than stellar.

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k
9 reviews
Dined on 2 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Very pleasant experience. Great service and food.

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M
4 reviews
Dined on 2 September 2018
Overall 2Food 5Service 1Ambience 4

Food was amazing, as always. The service was very disappointing, which is not normal. The service and food are always wonderful. There was just mistake after mistake during this visit. Hopefully this is an isolated incident not to be repeated.

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k
21 reviews
Dined on 1 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food and excellent service! Highly recommend!

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T
20 reviews
Dined on 31 August 2018
Overall 1Food 1Service 2Ambience 3

I was hoping that we would have a great meal. Unfortunately that wasn’t the case. I ordered the baked oyster and they were tasteless and there was so much Panko crumbs on the oysters that you had to scrap it all off. The fried green tomatoes were just as bad. The tomatoes were so hard it was difficult to cut them and these were tasteless as well. Plus the tomatoes were laying on top of a dollop of mayo! Don’t waste your time and money. Will not be back.

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LC
1 review
Dined on 24 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was amazing! The handcrafted cocktails were so good, we had to order additional rounds. :-)

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C
1 review
Dined on 24 August 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

The environment was awesome, it felt really peaceful. We sat outside in a corner so it wasn't noisy, and the weather was perfect. The food was good, nothing's out of this world. I felt it had limited options and the the prices didn't translate to the food you were getting. On top of that the prices for the cocktails and beers were similar to stadium prices, way too high. The only way i would go back if I was invited to go.

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OT
2 reviews
Dined on 23 August 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 5Ambience 5

Eating dinner with my wife and Lil Man.

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N
5 reviews
Dined on 19 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Hi Copperwood Tavern!

I wanted to share my comments about the great experience I had during my last two visits.

Being raised by farmers and hunters back in Poland made my dining at Copperwood Tavern feel like home and like childhood. I was super happy to see traditional items on the menu such as venison and rabbit which are hard to find in the area. My favorite thing about Copperwwod Tavern is that the restaurant partners with local farms and breweries. Not only does this guarantee fresh and organic products but also helps out local farmers. My Polish ancestors who farmed and hunted would be so happy to see this happening and being this popular and I am so proud that I am here to experience this and tell my family back in Poland all about this. I hope Copperwood will be an inspiration to them.

Another really great thing was the decor of the restaurant. The ambiance is always as important as the food itself for the guest experience, as I have learned during my hospitality and tourism studies at college. I absolutely loved all the pictures, the tables, the bar area and the fireplace mantel with the deer head on top. It looked very much like a traditional Polish hunting restaurant would look like back at home. Even the bathroom kept the decor standards!

Last but not least, the service was great as well. Our waitress, Amanda, was very nice and helpful explaining everything to my husband and giving him suggestions for local beers.

I would just like to thank you for proving my husband and I with a wonderful experience and I am really looking forward to dine there again!

Have a great rest of your day!

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OT
14 reviews
Dined on 18 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Everybody was friendly at Copperwood. The service, food and atmosphere was outstanding. We will definitely return as it was a fabulous dining experience. The manager on duty, Clyde Glines, went out of his way to be welcoming and accommodating!! Thank You!

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RC
1 review
Dined on 17 August 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Very nice atmosphere. It was very good for lunch but it seems to me it is even better for after work and dinner.

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MW
1 review
Dined on 11 August 2018
Overall 3Food 2Service 3Ambience 4

It was ok, nothing special, seemed like another chain restaurant to me. I asked if they could make a Sidecar and the said they could so I ordered one and had to send it back, it was not even close, then ordered a extra dry Bombay Sapphire Martini and it had a strange taste (hard to screw up a extra dry martini with essentially one ingredient). To make matters worse, each drinks too 20-30 minutes to arrive. I was done with appetizers before the martini arrived. Saturday at 8pm was not that busy.
My spaghetti squash dinner was just ok, but bland.
I didn't hate it, but recommend vegetarians and anyone that likes classic cocktails go some place else.
If you like eating ducks and bunnies, this may be the place for you, but I'm out.

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LO
25 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2018
Overall 1Food 1Service 2Ambience 1

Unfortunately I would not recommend this restaurant nor will I return. Food was the biggest problem, atmosphere was the second. Service was ok. I had the steak salad with luke warm steak and many pieces were difficult to chew. Guest had the pork chop and it was just ok. Floors were dirty, table was dirty and wet. We will not be back.

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OT
2 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2018
Overall 3Food 2Service 2Ambience 4

Farm to Market makes me think clean and healthy. Instead beautiful produce and fresh fish under too rich sauces that masked the food flavors. The restaurant is very loud and I don’t handle noise well and said we needed to be on the patio. I immediately walked to the outside and the hostess rushed over to tell me - not nicely- I had to wait. I couldn’t stand the noise and went anyway

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FT
14 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

The service and food were good here but we thought it was a little pricey for what you were getting.

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OT
8 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The service was great. I had an undercooked fish dish and the server took care of it. The manager acknowledge it as well as the cook who came out and apologized.

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L
4 reviews
Dined on 4 August 2018
Overall 2Food 3Service 2Ambience 1

A big disappointment! Prices were high ($8.00 for a beer) and the atmosphere was awful. I felt like I was in a big hall. Super noisy.

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P
163 reviews
Dined on 1 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

Took some friends to One Loudoun . Copperwood was a great surprise. Great drink selection, yummy cornbread muffins, fresh fish, and delectable dessert. Also wonderful service. The ambience is really the only thing lacking, it does not have a cozy tavern feel.

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PK
1 review
Dined on 31 July 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was great. Lots of choices. Brussel sprouts and the smoked gouda mashed potatoes were fantastic.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 30 July 2018
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 4

Great atmosphere and service. However, food was average. Would return for evening ambiance and maybe a drink before night's end, but would not recommend for a full event.

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RB
2 reviews
Dined on 28 July 2018
Overall 3Food 1Service 5Ambience 5

Update: Ashley, the GM was kind enough to reach out to us to make this right. I really appreciate her efforts. Big bonus points for having upper management who is willing to stay customer focused and proactive.

This was one of the most bizarre experiences I have ever had at a restaurant. We were there for my wife's birthday with another couple. The boys ordered the dry aged rib eye medium rare. Both of them came out medium well; it was mostly grey and tasted dry. We politely asked the server, who was great, to take them back. The manager returned with the SAME plates and tried to tell us it was a "lighting problem". The outdoor lighting was causing it to look overdone and would not waste such a good steak. He overlooked the fact that it actually tasted well done. He then went on to say that they probed the steaks in the kitchen and they were 140 deg. What!! 140 is medium well in any book. He refused to replace our steaks and never even asked if we wanted something else. So we enjoyed the rest of our meals, watching our wives eat, staring at our overdone meat which went uneaten. We were not charged but that made little difference. We had to go across the street to Burgers, Bourbon, and Beer for a meal (Which was great).

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CM
1 review
Dined on 27 July 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

The food was good, it was just expensive. You don’t get a good bang for your buck either.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 22 July 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Everything was delicious!!! Great food and great service!

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NS
2 reviews
Dined on 16 July 2018
Overall 4Food 5Service 2Ambience 3

Food was excellent, but service was poor. Waiter seemed confused, appeared infrequently, and mixed up our order with another patron's. Thus, it took about 45 minutes to get fed. However, as mentioned, the food was really great. The manager was very apologetic about the mix-up, so hopefully this is not a typical experience. I would give them another chance.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 14 July 2018
Overall 1Food 1Service 3Ambience 3

Food was terrible and for the price it was completely not worth it.

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AL
17 reviews
Dined on 13 July 2018
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 4

We loved the idea of locally sourced ingredients and the menu looked great, but execution was poor. It looked like a home cook’s attempt at restaurant dishes. Service was great and the cocktails were creative and delicious, but the place was empty on a Friday night for good reason.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 7 July 2018
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 4

We got a last-minute reservation for 2 on what should have been a very busy Saturday night due to the beautiful weather. It's possibly because of the location on the quiet end of One Loudoun, but also possibly because of the food. Our server was very good and attentive and even asked for my honest opinion on the soup I didn't finish. Truth is, we really wanted to love this place but agreed at the end of the meal that we probably won't go back. The cucumber soup had nice flavor but was very lumpy and unappealing. The pork chops were ordered medium and came out well-done. The peach chutney lacked flavor and was really mushy. The Brussels sprouts side was good and the highlight of the meal. We sat outside, which was very nice. Perhaps this is a better place to go for drinks. Cost of the meal for 2 with tip was about $100.

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AL
1 review
Dined on 7 July 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food was very good and the service was superb. We went with most of our waiter’s recommendations and his choices did not disappoint.

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JH
11 reviews
Dined on 7 July 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food and service together with an outside patio make this restaurant special anytime, any day for weekend brunch, lunch, dinner, or drinks at the bar. A neighborhood gem for sure!

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J
1 review
Dined on 6 July 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

First time at this restaurant. We were late for our reservation but it was ok. I like that all food is fresh! This is a farm to table restaurant. Portions were generous & food was great! I will return.

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OT
3 reviews
Dined on 6 July 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a great server and the food was very good! We’ll definitely be back!

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DJ
1 review
Dined on 1 July 2018
Overall 1Food 1Service 1Ambience 1

The place was so loud I couldn't hear the person at the other end of my table (for 8). Brunch menu was limited, & nothing for kids. Drink refill service was slow and not coordinated. French toast sticks were horrible, but my companion said eggs Benedict were good. Donut sundae was impressive. Overall, definitely not a place to go with a group if you want to be able to enjoy each others company. If you just want want to drink in a loud tavern with over priced food, this is a good place.

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JV
2 reviews
Dined on 30 June 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great time! Service was excellent and food was delicious.

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CG
1 review
Dined on 29 June 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

The food was not as good as I thought it would be. Great service and good venue.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 28 June 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Lunch with friends. Great service and food. Burgers were cooked perfectly and very flavorful. Mussels were fantastic and highly recommend the steak and Brussels salad. Ended with the donut Sunday for a friend’s birthday. Great experience and looking forward to returning.

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C
12 reviews
Dined on 24 June 2018
Overall 4Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

The birthday sundae was amazing!

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PE
6 reviews
Dined on 22 June 2018
Overall 2Food 2Service 2Ambience 2

It was just okay

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TM
4 reviews
Dined on 22 June 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 3Ambience 1

Service was average. The noise level is off the charts, they need to put some noise reduction buffers in that place. Food was good.

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