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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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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (87 reviews)
“ahi tuna” (13 reviews)
“crab cakes” (65 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a sports bar. Pretty loud. There is a good variety of menu options. I had eggplant parm. The serving was huge. The small salad was delicious. Check out the menu beforehand online. You can get a burger for $10 or steak for $40!...More

Thank R T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second time eating here, during this stay in Old Town Alexandria. The restaurant was packed and people seem to be having a great time. I had the crab cakes for dinner, with a Caesar Salad, to start. My wife went with the...More

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for a quick bite & the portions were perfect, food was quick & they let us sub another vegetable for the rice. We were very happy with both of our dinners. I had the California Chicken & my husband had their Salmon.

Thank lisa11792
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location (near our hotel) with wonderful atmosphere and food! A sports bar, but beautiful holiday décor and warm, friendly atmosphere warmed a cold night! Fish and Chips a hit!

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never been to this place before. Ordered chicken salad it was surprisingly good. Recommend this place for lunch they also have dine in.

Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant conveniently located close to Embassy Suites and Metro. Well mixed martinis and tasty appetizers especially calamari. Daughter agreed that desserts were special. Hospitable and attentive waitstaff! We will return!

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal at Joe Theismann’s. I had the grass fed hamburger while my husband had the regular hamburger. Each came with fries which were very good. We enjoyed our meal. Our waitress, Hannah, was at our table within a few minutes of us...More

Thank gvldiva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family (6 adults, 1 two year old, 2 infants) enjoyed the delicious fare of this comfortable restaurant Christmas Eve. The professional and efficient staff seated us in a nice room where we could enjoy conversation and look after the children without disturbing other diners...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite busy for a weekday. Good good. Don’t expect low price in a prime location, across from king street metro. Very convenient and spacious

Thank Suman N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a venue for our holiday party and the criteria was not an easy one to satisfy. The venue had to have good food, a fair price, seated service (vice buffet), accessible, and a nominal reservation deposit. Theismann’s in Alexandria, VA was...More

Thank LLoyd B
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2 January 2018|
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Response from Debbie D | Reviewed this property |
All day basically. It has a big bar. I would say 5pm though.
19 November 2017|
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Response from Ron T | Reviewed this property |
Open noon til 9 p.m. with $30 set menu includes turkey and fixings.
David J
16 July 2016|
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Response from ZenBabe96 | Reviewed this property |
We saw everything from business attire to casual.
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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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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