We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Don Pablo's

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3525 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Alexandria, VA 22305
+1 703-548-4129
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3525 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Alexandria, VA 22305
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (53)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 1 May 2017

This Don Pablos is closed. The furniture is gone and the rented appliances are being returned. If you're looking for another Mexican restaurant nearby - look in: 1) Del Ray neighborhood - there are 2 - 4 restaurants serving Mexican cuisine along Mount Vernon Avenue...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

This location is closed, no advance warning seemed to be given. The building has been vacated. We used to enjoy eating here occasionally, but it's no longer an option.

Thank emtpete
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We have been here a few times, food is good and not expensive. We have always left happy. The service has always been good, nice servers. I always ask for food with no spice and it is impossible to get 100% spice free food. But...More

Thank CARLOS R
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The food was good and the staff was excellent. One of my favorites places after a good movie. Plenty of Nachos and a decent glass of wine

Thank David H
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Dirty silverware. Beans and rice were lukewarm and tasteless. Fish tacos were average. Subpar Tex-mex. Slow service.

Thank Victor H
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by after the Nationals won today. I had the chicken fajitas. Very tasty. Served hot and sizzling. The corn bread is great. Server was quick and kept the ice tea filled. Everything around me looked and smelled great. Give it a try when in...More

Thank weekendwonder1
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

In all fairness, they seemed to be very understaffed for Labor Day. Our food was good but, we did have a considerable wait for service. The waitress apologized saying they were understaffed. Nothing was a standout so I'm being a little generous with 4 stars....More

Thank vandpstewart
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a huge place with dull music in the background. We had to speak in loud voices to be heard, even though the cavernous room was not full. The fillings and toppings (salsa, green chili cheese dip, guacamole) were quite good - much better...More

Thank hapsburgqueen
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after a nine-mile bike ride mainly for a beer and some chips and salsa. Ended up meeting my wife and staying for dinner. To our surprise it was taco night: bottomless tacos, chicken our (ground) beef, hard or soft taco shell all for...More

Thank Russell Y
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Traveling to DC stopped by for dinner. Had the Conquistador plate. Wow!! Lots of food for the money. Everything very tasty and service was great. There was something on the plate thats was very spicy but it tasted great so I ate it as well.

Thank davidpf
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
RT's Restaurant
242 reviews
1.04 km away
Royal Nepal
14 reviews
1.02 km away
Hops
127 reviews
.09 km away
SouvlakiBar
17 reviews
.69 km away
Nearby Attractions
Synetic Theater
30 reviews
1.48 km away
Alexandria Presbyterian Church
14 reviews
1.57 km away
The Birchmere
292 reviews
.92 km away
Regal Cinemas Potomac Yard
16 reviews
.03 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Don Pablo's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3525 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-4129
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing