Tag: dining

Geranio Ristorante closes in Old Town

Geranio Ristorante has closed after 42 years in Old Town, the restaurant's owner announced via social media. The restaurant served its last customers on Feb....

Live Oak owners to open Charlie’s on the Avenue

Almost a year and a half ago, Jeremy Barber and Justus Frank made their longin-the-works dream come true by opening Charleston-inspired restaurant Live Oak on Commonwealth...

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk (Photo/Abigail Jurk) The summer is drawing to a close, but that doesn’t mean your social life should suffer. If you are looking...

A la scrumptious

A special advertising feature of the Alexandria Times. A la Lucia is just the sort of restaurant everyone wants to have in their town: reasonably...

Bombay Curry Company to open in Del Ray

Bombay Curry Company, an Indian restaurant once tucked away on the ground floor of The Calvert apartment building, is reopening at 2607 Mount Vernon...

Restaurant week in full swing

The winter version of Alexandria’s restaurant week begins today and runs through January 22 so foodies and plain old eaters get 10 nights to...

Handling a Vegetarian on Thanksgiving

There is a great deal of confusion and a lack of knowledge surrounding what to do with a vegetarian at mealtime. Holidays like Thanksgiving are often stressful for the guest and the host. My advice? Stop worrying!