Two Liberty Center: Rustico Restaurant Reopens

Published February 7, 2019

Following a brief shutdown for some renovations and repairs in January, Rustico Restaurant officially reopened this past Friday.

General Manager Ryan Cline said that Rustico is planning a special celebration this Friday, February 8, “to mark the bar’s grand reopening.” as reported by ARLnow

Rustico Restaurant and Bar’s website states:

“Rustico is an exuberant neighborhood restaurant driven to deliver a one-two punch of honest, robust cooking against a backdrop of amazing beer. Warm, vivacious and adamantly unpretentious, Rustico was designed with good times in mind. With a cache of over 400 beers, a bustling bar scene and a passionate kitchen committed to its craft, Rustico’s a restaurant to visit with family and friends time and time again.”


In addition to their great atmosphere, Rustico has been featured in several publications including:

  • Northern Virginia Magazine
  • Cheers Magazine
  • The Washington Post
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • Washingtonian Magazine
  • Imbibe Magazine
  • USA Today
  • Food Arts Magazine
  • New York Times

Rankings for the restaurant from different publications include:

  • 75 Best Bars
  • 50 Best Restaurants
  • 100 Best Places to Drink In The South

Be sure to stop by sometime to enjoy brunch, lunch, dinner or desserts, not to mention their fine draft, bottle and wine menus.

Rustico Restaurant and Bar is located in the same building as The Shooshan Company’s offices – Two Liberty Center at 4075 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, Virginia. Parking is available in the same building (turn on N. Randolph Street).


Rustico in Ballston Re-Opens Tonight, Following Water Damage Repairs. (2019). ARLnow. Source: