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Joe Theismann's Restaurant

1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
+1 703-739-0777
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Five of us recently had a late lunch @ Theismann's after arriving here on business. Our waiter was great & the food & beer was as well. The Reuben I had was very good! I am not a fan of that style of fries, but...More

Thank AnnPCB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is probably our 5th or 6th visit to the restaurant, including dinner and brunch. We've never been disappointed! Made reservation via Trip Advisor's Open Table. Called restaurant to adjust time by 15 minutes. Reservations recommended on weekends. Entire staff are very pleasant, both on...More

Thank MontanaNYPurcell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We hopped off the Metro train to grab a bite to eat and found ourselves at Joe Theismann's. This is a fairly large restaurant but on a Sunday afternoon we found ourselves on a waiting list to be seated. The service was a bit slow...More

Thank Parrotheadjoe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The prices have continued to go up...the quality sadly has not kept pace. Even Happy Hour is not a really good deal. There are many better choices in Old Towne.

Thank hanskennedy30
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a fancy restaurant in the back and a sports bar in the front. Hard to beat it. The food was excellent and so was the service.

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

While not a culinary experience, it was good. The waiter was nice but did not tell us about the tip being included. I think that is common courtesy.

Thank Cooper_Flyod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my dinner. Fillet was one of the most tasty tender steaks I've had. Very good atmosphere with excellent service. Well priced varied menu. Will definitely be back on my next visit to DC.

Thank Superlead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was staying at the Hilton across the street and ate there two nights in a row. The food was surprisingly very good and was reasonably priced and they have a great happy hour. Service was great one night and average the other but definitely a...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I walked here from my hotel on King Street, a very easy walk. The restaurant is close to a metro stop, which makes it convenient for commuters to stop in for a drink. The menu has a lot to choose from, typical American and Chesapeake...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the oldest restaurant in Alexandria, close to the historic centre. Good access by trolley. Great turkey burger.

Thank DMN27
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David J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
    (King Street)
  • Public Transportation: Joe Theismann's Restaurant is well served by public transportation. The King Street Metro train is located across the street on the blue and the yellow lines, only two stops from Reagan Airport. Also across the street are the Amtrak and VRE trains, Alexandria Dash Bus and REX bus stops as well as the free city Tolley.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-739-0777
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