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Alexandria Restaurant Week: Where to Dine

Alexandria Restaurant Week: Where to Dine

This Friday kicks off the 2017 winter edition of Alexandria Restaurant Week. For 10 days, diners are invited to satisfy their hunger at 70 restaurants in all Alexandria neighborhoods, including Old Town. It’s a time for local chefs to shine, and for folks to visit old favorites and discover new gems. Browse through the online […]

Re-introducing The Majestic

Re-introducing The Majestic

Last March Alexandria saw one of its favorite eateries, The Majestic, shuttered its doors. Fortunately the closure was temporary, as it was undergoing an interior and proprietary makeover. Now under the Alexandria Restaurant Partners umbrella and the leadership of Chef Gaby Hakman, The Majestic reopened its doors in May to much acclaim. The historic and […]

Alexandria Restaurant Week Summer 2016

Alexandria Restaurant Week Summer 2016

It’s here! Tomorrow begins the 2016 summer edition of Alexandria Restaurant Week, and my stomach is already growling in anticipation. Special menus for lunch and dinner will be available from August 19 – 28 at the city’s best restaurants. My favorite thing about restaurant week is it gives me an affordable reason to eat out […]

Alexandria Restaurant Week Winter 2016

Alexandria Restaurant Week Winter 2016

Today kicks off the winter edition of Alexandria Restaurant Week! There is no better time to check out the culinary delights in our red brick town as more than 60 restaurants are featuring a three-course dinner or dinner for two for just $35! This is your chance to get a taste of some of our […]

Easy, Intimate NYE Party at Home

Easy, Intimate NYE Party at Home

I have to admit that as I have gotten older, sometimes all I want to do is spend an evening at home with close friends and family, sipping on something delicious, enjoying good food, and having conversations that don’t require a blow horn. Yes, even on the biggest party night of the year, this is […]

#CraveYourLocal Eateries

#CraveYourLocal Eateries

Veterans of Black Friday in Old Town know to wear comfortable shoes and clothes–there is a lot of walking to be done and shops to explore! They also know to take their time, enjoy the company of friends and family, and to stop and refuel throughout the day. They especially know that a toast at […]