HQC Café and Annex

Welcome to your café! We are delighted to offer you widespread options for breakfast, lunch, and anytime in between!  With delectable breakfast and lunch buffets, as well as, coffee offerings, grab and go items, cold beverages, snacks, and sweets.

The HQC Café also services Annex 10.  Open during breakfast and lunch offering coffees, bakery items, pre-wrapped sandwiches, grab and go items, soup, snacks, and beverages.

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LOCATION  McNamara Headquarters Complex - Lower Level Atrium

CONTACT  Tel: (703) 781-6519 | Email:


Omlette from HQC Cafe



Pizza at the HQC Cafe

Breakfast Options

BREAKFAST BARS: An expansive menu selection of all your breakfast favorites.  Our breakfast hot bar is open from 6:30AM – 9:30AM and includes eggs, pork and turkey sausages, assorted breakfast potatoes, biscuits, and more! We also offer a continental breakfast bar serving fresh cut fruit, bagels, muffins, and various bakery items. Additionally, oatmeal, grits, and cream of wheat are available.

BREAKFAST GRILL: Select from our menu or build your own breakfast sandwich! Open from 7:00AM – 9:30AM.

OMELET BAR: Enjoy a delicious omelet made to order! The HQC Café offers regular eggs and egg whites along with a variety of toppings and meats. Available Tuesday through Thursday from 7:00AM - 9:30AM.

Lunch Options

SALAD BAR & SOUP: Sure to satisfy! Our salad bar offers a variety of greens, more than 8 fresh vegetables, lean meats, cottage cheese, an assortment of composed salads, and an extensive selection of dressings and toppings. Count on soup every day! From a savory chili to classic favorites, like a chicken noddle soup to international and seasonal flavors!

ACTION STATION: Weekly menu offering made to order from comfort foods to international delights. (Try a buffalo chicken Cobb salad, Mongolian wok, chicken pad Thai, or Arborio’s risotto, just to name a few!)

ENTRÉE STATION: Complete meal composed of a protein and sides. We offer 3 ways to build your meal: a la carte (all items priced individually), combo (choice of entrée plus 2 sides and a roll), or meal deal (choice of entrée plus 2 sides, a roll, and fountain beverage).

DELI STATION: One of our popular spots during lunch!  Our menu includes all the staple favorites and we offer made-to-order sandwiches.

PANINI STATION: Choose from five freshly made paninis and have it pressed to perfection while you wait!

GRILL STATION: Our grill offers all the classics!  Burgers, fries, grilled chicken sandwiches, chicken tenders, chicken wings, turkey burgers, and more!

PIZZA STATION: Fresh baked with classic toppings! We offer a variety of classics and specialty pizza a crowd pleaser for sure! Pizza also available for office meetings or special occasions, please contact us to place an order for your event!

AFC SUSHI: Our sushi is made fresh daily by one of AFC’s talented on-site chefs! Everyday we offer various kinds of fresh sushi for all enthusiasts.  Selections are made fresh every day and, if you don't see something you like, your favorites can be made to order.

Grab and Go Options

SIMPLY TO GO: For our customers who are in a hurry! Our grab and go section offers salads, sandwiches, wraps, fruit cups, parfaits, and more. Available all day!

Take Home Meals

TAKE HOME MEALS: Available Monday – Thursday!  Take a night off or give your spouse a break from cooking. Meals are for multiples of 2 OR 4 people and include: entrée, 2 vegetables/starch, dinner rolls, and cookies. Orders must be placed 24 hours in advance. See a manager for order forms.


CATERING: HQC Café will gladly work with you for any size event, office meeting or special occasion. Our catering menu offers a vast selection of menu items, from pizza, to boxed lunches, to a full catered event! Contact us at for details and let us help you plan your next event!

SoGo Rewards Card

HQC CAFÉ SOGO REWARDS CARD: Is now available through Sodexo. The SoGo Rewards Card is the go-to card for onsite dining purchases and rewards. Employees can earn points or rewards for every dollar spent using the card. The SoGo Rewards Card offers the ease and convenience of cashless transactions with no hassle. For more information and to register cards, visit: and
HQC Café Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday (Closed Holidays)
Continental Breakfast 6:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Hot Breakfast 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Snacks, Soups, Grab & Go Purchases 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
*Closes 2 p.m. on Friday


HQC Café Limited Service Days
Breakfast Buffet 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Beverages 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Lunch (Deli, Salad Bar & Soup, Entrée Line) 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Annex (Pod 10) Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday (Closed Holidays)  7:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


Annex (Pod 10) Limited Service Days
Monday - Friday  7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

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Limited Service Days
24 May 2019 Prior to Memorial Day
20 Jun 2018 Family Day
3 & 5 Jul 2019 Prior to Fourth of July
30 Aug 2019 Prior to Labor Day

Executive Chef, Israel Chavarria

HQC Executive Chef Israel Chavarria
General Manager, Keyvan Khayam
HQC Cafe General Manager
Retail Manager, Jehovanny Aviles-Mejia
Jehovanny Aviles-Mejia