October 17, 2021

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How To Support Vienna Businesses During Coronavirus Situation

This article originally appeared on the Vienna Patch

VIENNA, VA — Vienna’s businesses are sharing ways they are reaching customers during the new coronavirus outbreak.

Restaurants have been refocusing efforts on pick-up and delivery due to Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s public health emergency order banning more than 10 customers in restaurants, fitness centers and theaters. Violation of the order is considered a criminal offense.

The Vienna Business Association created a Facebook group for businesses to share how they’re reaching customers. While membership is only open to businesses, anyone can view the posts.

Some possible ways to continue supporting local businesses include purchasing gift cards, take-out, or delivery. With the new coronavirus being a fluid situation, customers should check individual business social media pages or websites for updates on their operating status.

Here are just a few of the businesses who have adapted to the coronavirus situation. If you don’t see your favorite business listed, let us know in the comments.

  • Bards Alley: The bookstore suspended cafe operations and in-store browsing. Phone orders can be placed at 571-459-2653 for curbside pick-up or curbside delivery, which includes wine, snacks and games. For more information, visit www.bardsalley.com.

  • Bazin’s on Church: The restaurant introduced Bring Bazin’s Home, a special menu available for curbside pickup at the back entrance. Check for daily menus on the Bazin’s on Church Facebook page. In addition, gift cards are available for future use.

  • Caboose Tavern: To-go ordering is available, and beer delivery is expected soon. Visit www.caboosebrewing.com/vienna-va for the latest information and online ordering.

  • Caffe Amouri: The coffee shop has adapted a number of practices to promote social distancing, including eliminating the touch point during payment. The coffee shop temporarily suspended use of in-house cups, plates and flatware as well as personal cups. Gift card purchases for future use are encouraged.

  • Chick-fil-A: The location is emphasizing drive-thru, mobile ordering, catering pickup options. It donated meals to the Vienna Volunteer Fire Department, Vienna Police Station and Inova Urgent Care.

  • Clarity: Chef and owner Jonathan Krinn wrote on Facebook that dine-in operations have stopped and take-out is available for dinner. Orders can be emailed to [email protected] He is working on setting up online orders and payment. For more updates, visit www.clarityvienna.com.

  • El Sol: The dining room is closed, but takeout orders are available at the newly-opened restaurant by calling 703-712-7701.

  • Lombardi’s Pizza: Call for delivery at 703-242-5901 and pick-up at 703-938-1155.

  • Pazzo Pomodoro: Take-out is available from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Check the Facebook page for specials and call 703-281-7777 for orders.

  • Skorpios Maggio’s Family Restaurant: Curbside pick-up is available by phone order at 703-938-7777 as well as delivery through DoorDash and UberEats. Visit maggiosvienna.com for the menu.

  • Taco Bamba: Build-a-taco kits are available, as well as new delivery service. Online ordering is available at www.tacobamba.com.

  • The Italian Gourmet: The business is open, and curbside pick-up is an option by calling 703-938-4141.

  • Vienna Inn: Dine-in is limited to 10 customers, and carry-out/curbside pick-up options are available. Call 703-939-4598 to place orders and pay over the phone. Staff will bring out orders to designated spaces outside Vienna Inn.

  • Vienna Vintner: The wine shop is offering curbside, zero-contact pick-ups and call-ahead phone orders. Staff are offering personal shopping consultations by phone and can select your wine in the store. Free delivery is available within a 3-mile radius with a $100 purchase.

  • Zenola: Take-out only is available from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., and curbside pick-up is an option. The menu is available at zenolavienna.com/menu. Orders can be placed at 571-407-5203.

UPDATED: Closures, Cancellations In Vienna Related To Coronavirus Outbreak

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