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Geranio Ristorante

722 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
+1 703-548-0088
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (33 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
722 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
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Reviewed 19 May 2014

This is a pretty good place for dinner but they also have an upstairs private dining room that can seat about 20 people.. We had a group of 15.. Cocktails are good. Wine list is okay.. Food is very good. Service was good and everyone...More

Thank Ditjr
Reviewed 16 May 2014

This is a nice family friendly Italian place on King Street. Easy to find it is a good place for a group to gather to eat. The service is attentive and friendly.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 15 May 2014

If you are a fan of risotto and a fan of lobster, you absolutely must be a fan of Geranio. This place is fantastic, and let me tell you, I am super picky with my Italian... The ambiance is wonderful, wait staff is knowledgeable &...More

Thank fsubran
Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Situated in the heart of Old Town, Alexandria, Geranio Ristorante leans more towards the generic Italian expected from a much less expensive restaurant than it does towards the old Italian at its heart. After placing my order for bruschetta, I expected to receive the typical...More

1  Thank gnuffalod
Reviewed 4 March 2014

A small comfortable restaurant with good service and fine food in which one can talk, relax, and enjoy the dining experience. The night we were there my wife and I ordered a salad of portobello mushroom, argula and parmesan cheese to split. We were delighted...More

Thank BillandKathy27
Reviewed 25 February 2014

We've been vacationing in Alexandria, and decided to try this place based on trip advisor reviews. Glad we did. I usually start out by commenting on the meal, but instead I'd like to start with the service. In a word it was super. Extremely prompt...More

1  Thank Dave G
Reviewed 23 February 2014 via mobile

The tuna was overcooked (both dishes! ) and it appeared it was in a bad condition (maybe that's why it was overcooked? ). We end up paying $24 for potatoes with tomato sauce. My kids pasta was OK, but nothing to remember. Servers did not...More

Thank Syboney
Reviewed 28 January 2014

You'll find the menu on their website displays an enticing and eclectic variety of dishes that lean toward Italian but include many others so variety & choice is not an issue. Our waiter was superb, not too intrusive but not negligent and hard-to-find either. His...More

1  Thank dwh6776
Reviewed 18 January 2014

We've been going to Geranio for years but have never taken the time to write review. Chef Clayton bought the already successful restaurant back in 1998 and has done nothing but improve it since then. He has a keen ability to keep the menu fresh...More

Thank SandKfromVa
Reviewed 13 January 2014

taking family to dinner as i did on Saturday night was a very pleasant experience at this long time present Alexandria Italian eatery.the food is consistently good a bit creative but mostly slight variations of standard Italian/Mediterranean fare .a reasonable wine list and very attentive...More

Thank jefffairfax
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My favorite: Grilled Atlantic Salmon with Mashed Potatoes, Pancetta, Roasted Garlic and Shallots; and Grilled Rack of Lamb, with Melted Leeks over a Spring-Onion Potato Cake See what they have to offer ....I am sure you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 722 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
    (Columbus Street)
  • Public Transportation: King Street Metro
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-0088
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