Tag: restaurants

Our View: Divergent realities on parking in Alexandria

It’s difficult to recall an issue with a bigger discrepancy between the views of residents and city officials than that of parking in Alexandria. Residents...

Alexandria businesses discuss opportunity, competition at The Wharf

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Years before ground was broken to build The Wharf in southwest D.C., Alexandria-based Potomac Riverboat Co. was already preparing to head...

Snackbar moves into former Caboose Café

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Snackbar, a new restaurant from Scott Mitchell, is setting up shop at Caboose Café’s longtime location in Del Ray. The iconic piece...

Let’s Eat: Adventure Awaits at Balducci’s

Alexandria residents craving a culinary adventure shouldn’t look further than Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market at 600 Franklin St. Just inside the doors awaits expertly crafted,...

Mia’s Italian Kitchen planned for 100 King St.

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Alexandria Restaurant Partners principal Scott Shaw and business partner Dave Nicholas aren’t afraid of the so-called curse at 100 King...

My View: Parking reduction proposals are unfair

By Rod Kuckro Alexandria residents should be very wary of a proposal working its way through city hall that would deny neighborhoods the ability to...

BID debate to reignite this fall

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] As city council’s summer recess winds down, discussions are beginning again on the future of the proposed Old Town business improvement...

Al’s Steak House re-reopens in Del Ray

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The line was almost out the door hours after the lunch rush at Al’s Steak House Tuesday afternoon – and at...

New details on Whole Foods’ Old Town in-store restaurant expansion

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Revisions for the planned restaurant at Whole Foods’ Old Town location, including extended hours and liquor by the glass, was approved by city...