RAIN OR SHINE, BUENA VIDA ROOFTOP IS OPEN - Arlington's favorite rooftop offers beautiful views, delicious food and tropical booze.
In the event of clouds coming over our heads, our rooftop has a retractable roof that will protect you from the rain.

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Authentic Mexican Cuisine with a Twist

2900 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201

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Reservations

Save your table and prepare to savor your food.

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Group dining

Taste unlimited plates, fresh cocktails, and enjoy endless hospitality with those you love the most. Submit the form on link below, to reserve your table!

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Private Events

Buena Vida is perfect spot for your next celebration. Whether it is a small family gathering or a huge corporate event we will host you with high professional standards. Submit the form on link below, to book your event! or call (202) 913-8324.

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Endless Hospitality.
Unlimited Plates.

As you eat, servers keep bringing dish after dish, adapting the dishes to your tastes as they learn more about you.

And that’s just the beginning.

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About Us

Buena Vida promises more than great food; it provides a space to make memories. We pride ourselves in guiding customers through a curated menu, going beyond the expectations of hospitality, and leaving them to enjoy the company they are with.

Our tables are a gathering place for good conversation and community so people feel energized by the creativity of the food and drinks, excellent service, and time with loved ones.

Happenings

August 15th - August 28th

Summer Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week is more than just a “deal” – it is an opportunity to try a new cuisine, explore restaurants in different neighborhoods or visit old favorites. We will extend RW for one more week. See our SRW page HERE.

Saturdays and Sundays 10am to 3pm

Brunch

Share a table with friends, unlimited options, and bottomless drinks.

Weekdays 3:30pm to 6pm

Happy Hour

Available at 1st and 2nd floor bar as well as first floor table seating. Available on a first come-first serve basis. Not available on the rooftop patio.

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mexican shrimp-al-ajillo with purple cabbage
Velvet blue sitting booths at Buena Vida Restaurant
tasty albondigas on a floral plate with white sauce
TELephone

(703) 888-1528

Address

2900 Wilson Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22201

Directions

Parking is available in the Colonial Parking Garage. Parking is available 24 hours and every day of the week. The garage is located at 1303 N Fillmore Street.

LUNCH

Mon — Fri
11am to 3pm

Brunch

Sat — Sun
10am to 3pm

dinner

Sun — Thu
4pm to 10pm

Fri — Sat
4pm to 11pm

rooftop
Dinner

Sun — Thu
4pm to 10pm

Fri — Sat
4pm to 11pm

late night

Fri — Sat
11pm to 2am



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Buena Vida Restaurant is presented by Street Guys Hospitality, an award winning family of restaurant brands.

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