Years of History Have Contributed to
It all started on a sunny September day in 2010…
We opened the very first Ford’s Fish Shack in Ashburn, VA. The concept for the restaurant was simple: Create a comfortable and friendly fish shack like the many that are scattered along the New England coast. We envisioned a neighborhood restaurant with an outstanding seafood selection served by remarkably friendly staff and we knew we had to serve the freshest fish,
With a commitment for fresh-off-the-hook-seafood…
Over the past ten years, Ford’s Fish Shack has grown exponentially from its infancy. With our third location booming in Lansdowne and a catering division added to our offerings (Ford’s Wicked Catering), however, we still have the same goal. We are still on the phone every day with the
An unshakable team
rose, and worked diligently for years…
Given the great waves we’ve made since that very first autumn day, we want to take a moment to thank the people who have brought Ford’s Fish Shack into reality. We would not have been able to make it without the help of Wayne, Vladimir, Joy, Rogelio, Andy, and Michelle. Our culinary team consisting of Felix, Jose, Joaquin, Emner, Allan, and Romeo also deserve a big thanks for keeping our kitchens running smoothly.
To serve outstanding guests in Northern Virginia!
Lastly, we are very thankful to each and every one of our guests who gave us a chance in the beginning, and even more grateful for those who still keep coming back to dine at Ford’s Fish Shack. If we want the readers of this guide to understand anything, it’s that we are honored to have earned our community’s trust as one of their favorite neighborhood restaurants. We promise that we will continue to strive in making the dining experience of our guests, friends, and family as outstanding as it can be!
Tony & Ana
Founders of Ford’s Fish Shack
We Serve With Pleasure
Our mission and vision have stood unshaken throughout our history as a trusted name in Northern Virginia.
We promise to provide the freshest seafood, compassionate service, and an unparalleled New-England dining experience to every guest who walks through our doors.
We will never cease in our efforts to create unique dining experiences that each of our guests will remember for a lifetime.
In our quest to serve our guests with every ounce of tasty seafood and charisma we have to offer, Ford’s Fish Shack encompasses several organizations, all with the same core mission, vision, and values.
Ford’s Fish Shack
Ford’s Fish Shack is our pride and joy, along with our master brand encompassing our three storefronts in Ashburn, Lansdowne, and South Riding.
Ford’s Wicked Catering
Ford’s Wicked Catering is our events and catering division specialized in serving our patrons offsite in any number. Where twenty-five or more are gathered, Ford’s Wicked Catering goes to work!
Heritage of Giving Back
We recognize that we wouldn’t be where were are without the local communities full of family friends and guests that support us every evening we open our doors. Our gratitude could never be expressed in words, which is why Ford’s Fish Shack has consistently contributed to events and non-profits in our community that reciprocate the very same love our patrons give us.