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Pema's Restaurant

8430 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-2410
+1 703-619-5005
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pollo” (3 reviews)
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8430 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-2410
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although this restaurant does not look appealing, the food was very good and tasty. I went there twice and enjoyed the meals each time.

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We stayed at a nearby hotel a nd trawled the area for a dining place. Didn't have Italian in mind but we were very pleasantly surprised. The hot fresh crusty bread was to die for. My wife had a chicken dish and I had veal...More

Thank paulbyatt
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We found this place on our way to buy groceries. The service was great, but didn't come near to the quality of food. I had the veal parm and my husband ordered chicken parm...SO good! He said "this is the best chicken parm I've ever...More

Thank April D
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We were visiting the area and asked the hotel desk clerk for dinner recommendations. She suggested Pema's. I'm not an Italian food fan but my boyfriend loves it. I had an appetizer of fried cheese and it was heavenly! I could have stopped there because...More

Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped in at Pema's on a slow evening. The waiter was very attentive but it did take quite a long time to get my lasagna. The lasagna tasted fine but I soon realizd why it took so long. It was only warm in the...More

Thank kimble1956
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and ate at Pema's Restaurant tonight, in Alexandria, VA. The online menu prices looked good, and we had high expectations. I ordered Lasagne Deliziosa, and my wife Pollo Fiorentino. The lasagna was well cooked, but the meat and sauce didn't have the great...More

Thank 4slomo
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This restaurant is a family owned family style Italian style restaurant. I have been there many times and enjoyed every visit! Cheers!

Thank Oceangirl926
Reviewed 15 June 2015

After a nice day visiting in Washington D.C., my wife and I with another couple decided to look for a restaurant on our way back to the hotel and we came across Pema's. We were greeted at the door and was quickly seated. Our main...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Our group ate there today, about 20 of us. Our group had been there before, we were 'fairwelling' a coworker and had been there before for similar reasons, but this was my 1st time and I think the group decided it would be our last....More

Thank ScottinStafford
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Pasta in Veal is one of my best food ever, i desper to go back in eat at pemas rest. again when i seat in way for my favorite bread in butter in for salad make my brain so happy.

Thank guada m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8430 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22309-2410
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-619-5005
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