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Bilbo Baggins

208 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613
+1 703-683-0300
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Bar, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
208 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613
Neighbourhood: Old Town
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While walking around Old Town looking for a place to have dinner we talked with a couple of locals. One recommended a BBQ place which we never found. The second mentioned Bilbo Baggins. Small front but roomy inside, Also a second floor. Specials that night...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to eat here occasionally when I lived in Virginia. After moving away several years ago, I wondered if it was still there. I came back for a few days and was delighted to see that it's still in business. The waiter said it's...More

Thank Futuredesigner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate there last year. Very good food. I'm a Bilbo and Frodo groupie so it was special to me to eat here. Had to walk up stairs and didn't like that but it didn't stop me from enjoying it.

Thank Loretta V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our lunch at Bilbo Baggins. Great selection of craft draft beers and food was very enjoyable. Really liked the cozy atmosphere. Service was great. Really great bar.

Thank scubadillo99
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My friend and I had dinner. We arrived on a Saturday evening around 6p.m. There was no wait and we were promptly seated at a table on the second floor. We were the only couple in the section in which we were seated. I ordered...More

1  Thank teresa3000
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

A great little spot with a truly excellent beer selection. Atmosphere is warm and friendly so well worth a visit.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I've been to both the restaurant portion and the tiny bar area, and always prefer the cozy bar area when I can get a seat there. The beer selection is varied but not too overwhelming and they always have something interesting on tap. The custom...More

1  Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Beers, cheers and change of gears. Loved this place. Bilbo Baggins is a treasure trove for beer drinkers. Milk stout. Drink it.

1  Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Had to look hard for the Hobbit reference, thought it would be a little more cozy. Menu selection was limited and prices above average. Food was okay​, nothing spectacular. Just disappointed in general, could have been better in decor, atmosphere & food selections. Place could...More

1  Thank dmosh
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Have nothing bad to say - everyone's food was perfect. Beers were great. Atmosphere was fun - and it was just enough off the beaten track of king street that made you feel like you found a diamond in the ruff.

1  Thank Beth H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613
    (Fairfax & Lee Streets)
  • Public Transportation: The Dash bus has 2 stops on Fairfax Street near the intersection of Queen St. The restaurant is located on Queen St. between Fairfax and Lee Streets. There are 2 metro stops in Alexandria that will get you within 15-17 blocks of the restaurant. The metro stops are King St. or Braddock Road. From there its just a quick cab ride or nice walk.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-0300
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