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Savio's

516 South Van Dorn Street, Alexandria, VA 22304
+1 703-212-9651
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
516 South Van Dorn Street, Alexandria, VA 22304
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our friends took us here for my husband's birthday, where we took advantage of the dinner special, $35 for 2 entrees (meat, fresh veggies, and pasta) AND full bottle of wine. Pleasant Italian decor -- we sat in the far end alcove, which felt more...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited family in Alexandria VA and had dinner at Savio's. Food was outstanding. Service was great. Family friendly with staff making you feel at home. Pasta was fabulous as was the fish. Prices are good as well. Highly recommend if you are looking for good...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 4 February 2017

My husband really liked his Rigotini Carbonara...my son thought the fettuccine Alfredo was excellent, but the lasagna was just so-so. The service was pretty good.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious birthday lunch at Savio's. LOCATION & AMBIANCE: In a strip mall right on Van Dorn Street, the restaurant is delightfully pretty inside. It was quiet so we had attentive personalized attention. FOOD: Both of us had a fish entree -- one...More

Thank mhf1838
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We enjoy the Savio week night special - dinner for two with a bottle of wine for $30! Hard to beat that. While the menu is limited for the special, they are willing to customize what is on the menu. As an example, I wanted...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We arrived at 8pm on a Wednesday evening to find we were one of three tables; eight people in total. Not to be detered, we ordered the Pepperoni/sausage pizza and the Scampi a la O'ligo (shrimp and mushrooms baked in a pesto tomato sauce). My...More

1  Thank Maryrose410
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Went looking for a place for dinner and found Savio's in Van Dorn Station. A charming place with very good food and attentive service. I had the spinach ravioli primavera and found it worth the trip. The garlic bread and salads were also very good....More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The Italian food was average, the salad was not remarkable and the wine was average. for some reason the place did not seem to have many customers. Maybe we were there on a bad day.

Thank Hugo V
Reviewed 16 March 2016

First trip to Savio's with friends. No one else in the restaurant. Service was so-so. Food was so-so. Server hit me with bread basket more than once and spilled food in my lap. No effort to make amends. Never going back. Hope your visit will...More

Thank RetiredMilitary
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We ate at this restaurant on a Saturday night. It is located in a shopping center, and the parking spaces are a little on the tight side. They have wines by the bottle and wines by the glass, but the wines by the glass are...More

Thank Steve R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 South Van Dorn Street, Alexandria, VA 22304
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Landmarks / Van Dorn
  • Neighbourhood: Landmarks / Van Dorn
  • Phone Number: +1 703-212-9651
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