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Old Town Alexandria Restaurants

A photo of Murphy's Grand Irish Pub restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(166)
$$$$
• European • Old Town Alexandria
Booked 1 time today

---- IF FOR SOME REASON, ALL RESERVATIONS SLOTS ARE GONE, PLEASE KNOW THAT WE ONLY ALLOW FOR 30% OF OUR ENTIRE RESTAURANT TO BE RESERVED AT ANY ONE TIME TO ALLOW ROOM FOR WALK-INS ----Opened in 1978 and located in the heart of historic Old Town, Alexandria, Murphy's Grand Irish Pub is one of...

A photo of Ada's on the River restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(261)
$$$$
• American • Old Town Alexandria
Booked 125 times today

Built around a custom wood-burning oven and featuring stunning views of the Alexandria waterfront, Ada's on the River draws inspiration from the ingenuity of Ada Lovelace, one of the greatest mathematicians of the 19th century. Led by Maryland-native Chef Randall J. Matthews, Ada's menus feature a...

A photo of Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza + Tap restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1036)
$$$$
• Italian • Old Town Alexandria
Booked 90 times today

Reservations are now being accepted for Lena's latest experience, The Loft at Lena's - Winter Lodge. The 2nd floor loft space above the main restaurant has been transformed into a unique and socially distant experience channeling a picturesque winter lodge vibe with floor-to-ceiling windows, and...

A photo of Vola's Dockside Grill restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1243)
$$$$
• Seafood • Old Town Alexandria
Booked 44 times today

With one of the most coveted locations on the Alexandria riverfront, Vola’s Dockside Grill and Hi-Tide Lounge feature the best outdoor dining location in town. The menu at Vola’s Dockside Grill features fresh seafood, tacos and American cuisine favorites, alongside cocktails, beer and wine in a...

A photo of Barca Wine Bar & Pier restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(4)
$$$$
• Spanish • Old Town Alexandria
Booked 207 times today

BARCA is Old Town Alexandria's newest riverfront neighborhood restaurant. Located in Robinson Landing, BARCA (Spanish for boat) styles shipyard chic and Catalonian coastal influence into a waterfront Pier and Wine Bar. Both indoor and outdoor locales serve up Spanish-Mediterranean small plates,...

Discover Old Town Alexandria

As a dense neighborhood on the Potomac River, Old Town Alexandria is home to a wide variety of restaurants. Many of the upscale restaurants are centered around Thai, French and Italian cuisine with specialties such as pho, escargot and shrimp scampi among the most popular choices. The community is also home to many casual restaurants with American comfort food, including grilled sandwiches, hamburgers and flavorful ice cream for dessert. Weekend evenings are abuzz with activity around the lively gallery area. The local art collective often offers open gallery and wine nights. On these evenings, you can enjoy art and then have a romantic dinner for two at one of the steakhouses nearby.

As a dense neighborhood on the Potomac River, Old Town Alexandria is home to a wide variety of restaurants. Many of the upscale restaurants are centered around Thai, French and Italian cuisine with specialties such as pho, escargot and shrimp scampi among the most popular choices. The community is also home to many casual restaurants with American comfort food, including grilled sandwiches, hamburgers and flavorful ice cream for dessert. Weekend evenings are abuzz with activity around the lively gallery area. The local art collective often offers open gallery and wine nights. On these evenings, you can enjoy art and then have a romantic dinner for two at one of the steakhouses nearby.

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