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Amidst gift shopping, decorating and enjoying holiday events and experiences, planning a major holiday meal around Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year can get lost in the shuffle. Luckily for those looking to skip the hours in the kitchen or bring a prepared meal home for the holidays, Alexandria’s independent restaurant scene has you covered. Find Alexandria eateries open for business on major holidays, with offerings such as customizable family-style menus, entrées and a la carte sides that can be enjoyed in person, al fresco or to-go.

The vitality of a French brasserie and the refinement of Old Town Alexandria’s historical architecture are embodied in Brabo Brasserie.
1600 King Street
Dishes of India is considered by many to be some of the best Indian dining in the Washington DC area. Serving...
1510-A Belle View Blvd. Alexandria, VA 22307
Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria near the waterfront on King Street, King & Rye offers seasonal Southern...
480 King Street
Mia’s Italian Kitchen is rooted in family. The inspiration came from one of the owner’s unique relationship with his great-grandmother.
100 King Street
Murphy’s Grand Irish Pub was opened by friends and family with a passion for their Irish heritage and a desire...
713 King Street
T.J. Stone’s is located in the north end of Old Town, Alexandria. Here you will find friendly faces, house smoked...
608 Montgomery Street
The Light Horse features classic American pub fare in the bar alongside modern American cuisine in the dining room, all...
715 King Street
Union Street Public House, an established tradition in Old Town, opened in 1986 in a restored colonial warehouse and has...
121 S. Union Street
Sonoma Cellar is a unique wine tasting room and bistro, leveraging the historic provenance of the locale, while providing a...
207 King Street
Housed in a historic and iconic Old Town, Alexandria storefront, The Majestic offers a new and fresh dining experience. Our...
911 King Street
Experience elevated dining in a timeless atmosphere in the heart of Historic Old Town Alexandria. Just like a book, The...
116 S. Alfred Street
219 Restaurant is located in an elegant Victorian setting, serving modern Southern cuisine. The Basin Street Lounge has live jazz...
219 King Street

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