Tag: Alexandria restaurants

Our View: Something old and something new

Two stories in this week’s Times illustrate the intersection of Alexandria’s past with its present and remind us why this city of ours remains...

Charlie Euripides, Royal Restaurant owner, dies at 89

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Charlie Euripides, an Alexandria Living Legend and owner of the Royal Restaurant, passed away on April 14 after an extended illness....

Matt and Tony’s opens for business

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Anton “Tony” Schabas immigrated to the United States in 1908 after working as a cook on a German ship – and...

Our View: The city giveth, and the city taketh away

One of the great success stories of the COVID-19 pandemic is the way Alexandria’s government worked to boost restaurants and retail stores, which were...

City to charge businesses for outdoor dining

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria’s government relaxed the city’s outdoor dining policies during COVID19 shutdowns, and restaurants responded by creating parklets that have literally...

Your Views: Skill games are important to small businesses

To the editor: There are times when Virginia state officials make decisions without thinking about the consequences to their constituents. Skill games are a prime...

Port City Flavor: Valentine’s Day ventures

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria is known for a lot of things, one of them being the charming, swoon-worthy atmosphere it exudes. With Valentine’s Day...

Chewish Deli hopes to open on King Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Chewish Deli, a local favorite for bagel lovers, announced plans to open a second location on King Street. According to a...

Port City Flavor: Festive feasts

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The spooky sights and after dark delights of Halloween are firmly in the rear view, and Thanksgiving is just around...

How pizza joints thrived during pandemic

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many Alexandria restaurants to either close their doors entirely or shift gears and adapt to an...