Alexandria Restaurant Week January 15-24, 2010 December 30, 2009
For More Information, Contact:                                                                          Merrie Morris
MMorris@VisitAlexVA.com
703.746.3306
Ashley Rollins
ARollins@VisitAlexVA.com
703.746.3309
 
UPDATED MEDIA NEWS ADVISORY
50 Dining Establishments in
2nd Annual ALEXANDRIA RESTAURANT WEEK
January 15-24, 2010
Offering:  $35 pre-fixe three-course dinner, or
$35 dinner for two, or
$3.50 sweet treat

WHAT:   Alexandria Restaurant Week
            * 2nd Annual Event

WHEN:   10 Days - January 15-24, 2010

WHO:    50 restaurants, featuring the city's top culinarians
            * Complete list of participating establishments on next page
            * Recently added restaurants include Hank's Oyster Bar, Austin Grill, Seagar's, Sapore Italian
               Ristorante, and Bugsy's Pizza Restaurant
            * Participant DC Metro Food Tours includes a walking tour with a three-course meal

WHERE:  Throughout the City of Alexandria, Virginia

HOW:    $35 pre-fixe three-course dinner
            OR
            $35 dinner for two
            OR
            NEW this year: $3.50 sweet treat

            Menus, event details, and online reservations at:  www.visitalexandriava.com/
            More information for general public at (703) 746-3301 
 
WHY:      Alexandria boasts a wide-variety of "foodie establishments" from formal dining to comfortably casual. This 10-day gourmet and gourmand event enables residents and visitors to enjoy tantalizing multi-course meals and distinctive treats prepared especially for the occasion showcasing the inventive culinary diversity offered throughout the city.



List of Participating Establishments

Price does not include tax and gratuity. All prices are subject to change.
(+) Indicates online reservations offered at www.visitalexandriava.com/


$35 Three-Course, Prix Fixe Dinner

219 Restaurant
A La Lucia (+)
Bastille (+)
Bilbo Baggins
Cafe Salsa
Chart House
Columbia Firehouse
DC Metro Food Tours
Del Merei Grille (+)
Finn & Porter (+)
Fish Market
Geranio (+)
Grape + Bean wine bar
Hank's Oyster Bar
Jackson 20
Joe Theismann's Restaurant
La Bergerie (+)
La Strada (+)
La Tasca (+)
Laporta's Restaurant (+)
Daniel O'Connell's Restaurant
Raw Silk, Indian Restaurant & Lounge
RT's Restaurant
Seagar's Restaurant (+)
Tempo Restaurant (+)
The Carlyle Club (+)
The Jamieson Grille
The Warehouse Bar & Grill
The Wharf
Union Street Public House
 

$35 Dinner for Two

Austin Grill
Bombay Curry Company
Bugsy's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar
Chadwicks Old Town
Cheesetique
Dishes of India (+)
Duke's Bar & Grill
FireFlies Bar & Restaurant
Fontaine Caffe & Creperie
King Street Blues (+)
Mango Mike's (+)
Monroe's, An American Trattoria
Murphy's Irish Pub
Overwood (+)
Ramparts (+)
Sapore Italian Ristorante
Thailand on Royal Street
Villa Di'Este


$3.50 Sweet Treat

ACKC
Bittersweet Catering


About Alexandria, Virginia

Charming Alexandria, Virginia is a gateway city to both the nation's capital and to George Washington's Mount Vernon estate.  Located along the picturesque Potomac River, within eyesight of Washington, DC, (just five miles away), Alexandria offers a variety of critically acclaimed restaurants; a boutique district featuring designer clothes, shoes, antiques and home decor; a thriving art scene; a variety of hotels; and hundreds of years of American history among 18th and 19th century architecture.

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