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Meg Mar 22, 2007 01:29 PM

On Rt. 29 in Fairfax. I know it's a specialty store, but by chance do they serve food there, other than to go??

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    anni Mar 22, 2007 02:09 PM

    I was there a couple of weeks ago and altho the place expanded a tiny bit, I didn't notice any tables.

    BTW, if you've never tried it, their German potato salad is terrific.

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      Indy 67 Mar 22, 2007 05:33 PM

      How could they expand? Did the florist move out?

      Ditto to the German potato salad. We love the Swiss bratwurst.

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        anni Mar 24, 2007 12:53 PM

        It looked like they expanded a few feet to the left of the cash register. Maybe it was always like that and I never noticed. LOL!

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          Dennis S Mar 24, 2007 04:43 PM

          The little wrap around? Yeah, it's always been there. Tight place, especially on weekends and even more during the holidays.

    2. Dennis S Mar 22, 2007 05:40 PM

      At certain times they serve brats, I think certainly on the weekend, but that's about it. Certainly though you can get some black forest ham, bread, cheese, mustard, etc and make a sandwich in your car!

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        MikeR Mar 23, 2007 04:00 AM

        Is this the place on the strip just a bit outside Falls Church, near Italian Cafe, Elevation Burger, Victor's, etc.? The one that has a banner "HOT BRATS TO GO" outside during the week? That sign always made me think of a late night soft teen porn movie.

        Or is there a similar place in "real" Fairfax?

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          Dennis S Mar 23, 2007 06:07 AM

          That's the place.

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            flavrmeistr Mar 25, 2007 11:30 AM

            ...just across the street from the "real" City of Falls Church.

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