Crawfish Étouffée — in Herndon???

Lobster Special at The Weiner's Circle
Lobster Special at The Weiner’s Circle

Looking for a super reasonable seafood lunch in the Reston-Herndon area (near IAD)?  Your best bet is a small restaurant and carry-out located in an industrial park with the unlikely name, The Weiner’s Circle.

The secret here is to sign up for the daily specials via email.

You will often find listings for lobster tacos, crab cakes, fish tacos with mango salsa, fried oysters, calamari, and New Orleans style seafood stew and crawfish étouffée.  The food is great and the prices are reasonable.

They sometimes feature a whole steamed lobster for around $16.  My advice is to get there early if you want to snag the seafood special.

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