7943B Tysons Corner Center, Tysons Corner, VA

A new dining and nightlife concept that draws inspiration from the Middle East, Persian Gulf, and Northern India has opened in Virginia's Tysons Corner. Owner Bikram Keith came up with the idea for Leila after touring as a tour DJ with R&B star, Jay Sean. This 5,000 square-foot concept, which celebrates the dishes of the Spice Route, can seat up to 210 guests and faetures a dining room, lounge, and patio. Karan Singh as well as Chef Jassi Bindra have collaborated to create the menu for Leila. Leila is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner , and DJs perfrom Thursday through Sunday until 2:00 a.m.; 571.730.7910; For more information, visit their website here.

Photo by John Robinson