2023/2024 Local Restaurant Partners


Four local restaurants are pleased to offer a 10% discount to ticket buyers, subscribers, and Friends of the Center for the Arts and Hylton Performing Arts Center. When dining, show your ticket stub (physical or digital) or Friends membership pin to receive the discount.

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Banditos Tacos and Tequila

10621 Braddock Rd.
Fairfax, VA 22032

"Banditos Tacos and Tequila is a Taco Temple Inspired by mouthwatering, freshly creative tacos. Our handcrafted cocktails feature only the freshest ingredients, highlighting our extensive collection of tequilas and mezcals."

Visit the Banditos website.

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Draper's Steak and Seafood

3936 Blenheim Boulevard
Fairfax, VA 22030

"Enjoy amazing food, exceptional service, and a cozy atmosphere perfect for a business dinner or date night. The intimate atmosphere will make you forget all about your busy day as you make your own special memories."

Visit Draper's website.

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Ornery Beer Company

3950 University Dr. #106
Fairfax, VA 22030

"George Mason University alum-owned, chef driven, full service restaurant & brewery. As full service restaurant, we serve a full compliment of wine & liquor selections to compliment our chef’s menu & our beer. Our Fairfax City location has a 3 barrel pilot brewery where our brewers create both new beers and small batch creations. Our Executive Chef creates both unique and familiar faire & pairs it with our beer."

Visit Ornery Beer Company's website.

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Taco Bamba Taqueria

10629 Braddock Rd, Suite B-8
Fairfax, VA 22032

"George Mason University alumnus and Taco Bamba Chef/Owner Victor Albisu combines his culinary education with his Latin American heritage to bring a unique style of cuisine to his wildly popular taqueria, Taco Bamba. With multiple locations in northern Virginia, these taquerias reflect his Cuban and Peruvian roots, as well as his unique take on Mexican fare. In 2016, Albisu was selected as a semifinalist for the James Beard Foundation’s Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic award, and in 2019, Taco Bamba was voted 'Favorite Fast Bites' in the region, awarded by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington."

Visit Taco Bamba Taqueria website.