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Great Bars 2013: Green Pig Bistro
Comments () | Published March 18, 2013
75 Great Bars (2013) 100 Best Restaurants 2013

Green Pig Bistro
Address: 1025 N. Fillmore St., Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: 703-888-1920
Neighborhood: Arlington, Clarendon/Courthouse
Opening Hours: Open Wednesday through Saturday 5:30 to 10:00, Sunday through Monday 5:30 to 9:30, Brunch: Saturday and Sunday 10:30 to 2:30. Closed Tuesday.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Nearby Metro Stops: Clarendon
Price Range: Moderate
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Best Dishes Crispy pig tacos; asparagus with poached egg and hollandaise; Buffalo ribs; pork ribs with clams and bok choy; roast chicken with dressing and greens; cornbread with maple butter; Parker House rolls; butterscotch pudding; Key-lime pie.
Price Details: Starters $5 to $14, entrées $12 to $26.
Special Features:
Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly, Weekend Brunch, Outdoor Seating, Good for Groups
Scene:
Food Specials
Happy Hour Details:
Monday through Friday $3 local drafts, $5 select wines, $5 select cocktails, $5 snacks.
Happy Hour Days:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays

Off Clarendon’s main drag, 11-month-old Green Pig Bistro draws a self-selecting set of craft-beverage enthusiasts who pick beer, wine, and cocktails from a page of the menu titled “the Trough.” Drinkers can snag a stool around the bar or in front of the floor-to-ceiling windows while sipping locally brewed Port City Tidings or a GP Dark & Stormy, with house-made ginger beer, rum, lime, and “tiki” bitters. Insider tip: Every few weeks, the bar hosts a tap takeover with local breweries. Open Wednesday through Monday.

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