For fresh seafood with waterfront views, head to Vola’s Dockside Grill. Nearby on the marina is Blackwall Hitch, serving up local Chesapeake oysters, Prince Edward Island mussels and more. Fresh seafood isn’t limited to the waterfront. Explore restaurants like Fish Market, The Wharf and Hank’s Oyster Bar throughout King Street for more menus that will make your mouth water.
Alexandria is also known for its dozens of restaurants offering creative comfort food. From restaurants with Southern roots to menus with creative takes on familiar favorites, no visit to Alexandria would be complete without trying these restaurants.
In the warmer months, streets are filled with al fresco dining and Old Town’s waterfront calls. Here’s where to get the best ice cream and cold treats in Alexandria.