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Carlyle Club

411 John Carlyle Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Eisenhower East)
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Ranked #1 of 9 Nightlife in Alexandria
Type: Bar/ Clubs
Most recent review
- Aug 4, 2014
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This club is beautiful and a great place to go for live music. My husband and I always try to go when they do a Frank Sinatra tribute. We've been impressed by the food, the music and the staff and can't wait to go again!

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Richmond, Virginia
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277 reviews 277 reviews
32 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The venue is very nice, and the food was very good. A little expensive, but you don't go here every week! We celebrated my birthday here and enjoyed The Fabulous Hubcaps singing 50's, 60's, 70's and 80's music. The service was good, not extraordinary. My $10 margarita was not worth it.....I asked for very little ice and received a drink... More

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Springfield, Virginia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

New Year's Eve the greedy owners jammed so many tables in that you couldn't get thru to dance to the Great Doc Scantlin. It wouldn't matter if you did get through, they put so many tables on the dance floor you couldn't dance anyway. We got there at 7:30 with the statement "You want to be done eating when the... More

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McLean, Virginia
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Saw Doc Scantlin & His Imperial Palms Orchestra with Chou Chou recently at the Carlyle Club with a group of a dozen or so. The place reminded me of the old River Club in Georgetown. The entertainment was very good, food mediocre at best and once the show began the service trailed off significantly as I had to walk over... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

This place is amazing. I went with my fiance, and we couldn't have been happier. The show we saw was on one of their Jazz Thursdays, and the performers were fantastic. Very engaging, and actually spent some time trying to get the audience involved in the show which was entertaining. The decor is great, very old school big band jazz... More

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Bowie, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

My husband and I had our wedding reception at the Carlyle. It was everything and more than we could have asked. The co-owner Sharon, did everything in her power to make sure we had everything we asked for. The night could not have been more perfect. Everyone loved the club and the food was amazing. The portions of food that... More

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Fairfax, VA
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

This place is just ok. My fiance and I went on a Friday night. I had you tubed the main artist that was going to be there and really liked him, but the other artists were kind of random. I love all types of music, so that was ok, but some were good and some were really bad...and I do... More

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Duxbury, Massachusetts
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

My daughter had her wedding here. The facilities , food, and service was very good as promised. The staff quickly changed the ceremony area and stage to a beautiful reception area while the guests had drinks etc in the bar area. My guests comment on the high quality, presentation, and quantity of the food. The club was spacious yet intimate... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Night Club with atmosphere, friendliness and great music. My husband and I have been several times, the "Shows" and bands are varied enough to please any age group the food is good, as well as the service. A great place to celebrate a Night on the Town! Nice evening for us as well as our daughter and her husband.

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Atlanta USA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

We had our daughter's wedding reception at the Carlyle Club, which I realize is a lot different from just having dinner. We worked with them for more than a year, and they were fantastic. It's a gorgeous art deco space with a stage and dance floor. We had an open bar and sit-down multi-course dinner for 105 people with choice... More

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