Rosslyn Holiday Buying Guide

Find something for everyone on your list this holiday season with one of these gifts from local favorites!

With the holidays rapidly approaching, we wanted to take some of the stress out of the season (and out of 2020 in general), with this gift buying guide. Rosslyn is home to over 50 restaurants and retailers, and below you'll find ideas for everyone in your life — from the foodies, to the athletes, the coffee lovers and more. We focused more on giving you physical gift options for stocking stuffers or things that would be fun to unwrap!


If someone you love deserves to be pampered...

Miracles in the City

Rated one of the best hair salons in Arlington, Miracles in the City is offering giftcards for purchase online, which they'll ship to you or the recipient of your gift.


PAINT Nail Bar

Show someone in your life they deserve to be pampered with a giftcard to PAINT, Rosslyn's newest luxury nail salon. Purchase your card online or in-store, and if you visit the salon be sure to check out the accessories they have on sale to complete the gift!


South Block Rosslyn

Give the gift of a healthy, delicious smoothie, juice or açaí bowl when you purchase gift cards from South Block's Rosslyn location. Their mini juice shots make for great stocking stuffers (just remember to refrigerate!), or check out these bowl kits to make your own at home!


Twin Towers Florist

Want to send someone special a beautiful holiday flower arrangement? Twin Tower Florist has bouquets for every occasion and delivers to local addresses, just place your online order here.



For the coffee lover in your life...

Compass Coffee 

Coffee beans and pods, chocolate bars, hand sanitizer and more are available online from Compass, and if you don't know their coffee order exactly, you can purchase a giftcard that's sure to please, online or in-store.


East West Coffee 

With travel mugs available for purchase online, East West also has coffee beans and chocolate bars for sale from their shop at 1901 North Moore St that make great stocking stuffers!



If you're shopping for your favorite foodie...

Barley Mac

Currently open for dine-in (indoors or on the patio), takeout and contactless delivery, Barley Mac is the perfect date night outing. Purchase your giftcard in-person from the restaurant.


Bethesda Bagels

Help your loved ones wake up the right way this holiday with a gift card to Rosslyn's Bethesda Bagels, available for purchase online or in-store. Personally, we love the bagel with lox!


Continental Beer Garden

Give the gift of happy hour! A gift card to Rosslyn's Continental Beer Garden is the perfect present for the beer efficianado in your life. Visit them in-person to request your gift card.



Happy Endings Eatery

The boxed macarons make a perfect stocking stuffer this year! Head to their Rosslyn location at 19th & N Moore St to pickup your box and a gift card.


Open Road

Give the gift of a night on the town (that you can count on being safe and clean). Currently open for takeout and dine-in, purchase your gift card to Open Road online, or check out their growler specials (available for pickup only) here.



Craft cocktails-to-go from Salt are the perfect gift this holiday season! We suggest a "Maple Old-Fashion" or the "Into the Woods" to-go cocktails; just place your order through Open Road here. Or purchase a gift card to Salt here.



Treat the pasta lover in your life to quality goods from Rosslyn's Sfoglina! Check out their online shop for custom made textiles, including potholders, aprons and rolling pins, or go for their casual soft tees featuring funny pasta sayings.


Taco Rock

Did somebody say tacos? Give a gift card to Rosslyn's Taco Rock to the taco fan in your life! Now open for curbside pickup, dine-in and contactless delivery.



Something for the fitness fanatic...

Anytime Fitness

Purchase a gift for your fitness loving family member or treat yourself with a few personal training sessions. Rosslyn residents can even purchase a membership for a biweekly payment of $32 (compared to $39). Contact for details.


BASH Boxing

Outfit the boxer in your life with gear from Rosslyn's BASH Boxing, simply place an order online here. Then, help them keep it up with one of these class packs, with options for in-person or at-home classes.


E60 Fitness

From a single visit to a class pack of 10, check out everything E60 has to offer, no matter their fitness level. Purchase passes and plans online here.


Gold's Gym

Stop by the Rosslyn location to pick up Gold's Gym gear for the fitness enthusiast in your life. From clothes for both men and women, to hydration essentials, Gold's has something for everyone!


Good Sweat

Shopping for the cyclist in the family this holiday season? Consider a gift card to Good Sweat Cycle Studio to help them keep to their fitness routine throughout the winter months.

Are we missing any of your favorite local shops or restaurants?  Let us know at Note that businesses included here offer gift cards or merchandise, if your business is missing please contact the BID.
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FRESHFARM Rosslyn Farmers Market
Wednesday, May 5 - Wednesday, October 27
at Central Place Plaza

O2 Pop-up: Yoga in the Park with Mindful Modern Living
Wednesday, October 13 - Tuesday, October 26
at Gateway Park

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at Gateway Park