Ideas for a Fun-Filled Girl’s Day at Reston Town Center
Reston Town Center in Virginia is home to a thriving hub made up of over 50 shops, 30 restaurants, an 11-screen movie theater, and a beautiful open-air pavilion. Located directly across from Reston Regional Library on Reston Parkway right off of the Dulles Toll Road, this lovely little collection of boutiques, restaurants, and businesses has lots to offer those who take the time to visit.
That’s why the staff here at Scout & Molly’s have put together a list of ideas of ways to spend a whole day of quality time with your daughter/mother/sister/best friend/significant other without ever having to leave Reston Town Center!
Top of the Morning
Community Canteen – This adorable little cafe serves breakfast and specialty coffee. They also have fresh pastries available for purchase if you find yourself in need of a little pick-me-up later in the day.
Peet’s Coffee – Get your daily fix of caffeine from Peet’s Coffee. They pride themselves on producing premium coffee by hand-roasting small batches of the world’s best beans and crafting every beverage by hand.
Starbuck’s – Of course if you’d prefer to stick to what is familiar and go with the ever-trusted moniker of coffee-lovers everywhere, there’s also a Starbucks to satisfy your caffeine cravings.
Get Your Shop On
Scout & Molly’s – Now you didn’t think we’d let you get all the way through this post without a shameless self-plug, did you? 😉Jokes aside, the staff here at Scout & Molly’s Boutique in Reston Town Center are trained to provide our guests with a personalized shopping experience and custom fashion advice that is tailored to each customer’s unique style and tastes. Let us help make your girls’ day an awesome one and pick out a new outfit or two!
Grab A Bite for Lunch
The Counter – Burgers don’t have to be boring! Check out this unique burger joint that challenges what most of us think of when we talk about burgers. The ways they use their inventive recipes and creative flavor combinations are truly amazing!
Big Bowl – Fresh Chinese and Thai food is abundant in this modern restaurant that boasts a bold and vibrant atmosphere. Catch up on what’s been going on in each other’s lives while you gorge on rice and Asian cuisine.
American Tap Room – Classic favorites from the grill and local craft beer and wine make American Tap Room a great choice for anyone looking to catch lunch while visiting Reston Town Center. The warm, inviting interior is perfect for sparking long conversations while you enjoy good food and good company.
Catch a Sugar Buzz
Ben & Jerry’s – After you’ve finished shopping, grab yourself a treat from the ever-delicious Ben & Jerry’s. From ice cream and frozen yogurt to shakes and smoothies, they’re sure to have something to satisfy your sweet tooth.
Edibles Incredible! Desserts Cookies, brownies, chocolates and more! If you’re looking for homemade sweets then try one of the multiple award-winning cakes or cupcakes available at this delectable dessert paradise!
Pitango Gelato – Italian gelato is slightly denser and smoother than traditional American ice cream and is made using more milk and less cream and egg yolks to give it a richer and silkier taste. Gelato is the perfect way to cool down if the sun starts to get too warm while you’re out and about tearing up the shops.
Wine & Dine
McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks – If oysters, lobster tails, premium cuts of meat, and signature filets of fish are what you’re craving, then McCormick & Schmick’s has you covered. McCormick & Scmick’s is also a supporter of local businesses, and source much of their ingredients from area farms, ranches, and fisheries.
Barcelona Wine Bar & Restaurant – Sample from a list of nearly 400 wines and enjoy an intimate atmosphere while you dine on tapas and sample platters inspired by Mediterranean, Spanish, and South American cultures and cuisines.
Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande Cafe – This Tex-Mex style restaurant serves up everything from mesquite-grilled favorites like fajitas and quesadillas to thirst-quenching margaritas and delectable desserts. They even have a chocolate pinata that you can order and crack open for dessert that is filled with churros and fresh fruit!
Scout & Molly’s of Reston Town Center
We hope this has been helpful in guiding you through just a small percentage of the businesses and venues here at Reston Town Center. If you find yourself in the area, come by and see us! We’ll make sure you feel welcomed and can offer advice on local hotspots and other things to do while we set about helping you look (and feel) your best!