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Grape + Bean

118 South Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Old Town)
703.664.0214
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English first
Trondheim, Norway
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This place used to carry a really good selection of beans and brewed really good coffee. The last few times I've been here the bean selection has been lacking and the brews not what they used to be. The last time I was here the only bags of single-origin were from Lexington Coffee Roasters (Virginia), which is pretty far from... More 

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Washington, DC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

They have amazing gluten free bread here, which was an awesome surprise as I am accustomed to eating meat & cheese plates, sadly, without any accompaniments. Would highly recommend to any other celiacs out there.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

3rd times the charm...but actually so were the 1st and 2nd. If you go this week try their succotash and zucchini gazpacho. Pure heaven.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We love this place in OldTown Alexandria because it is small and it is very personal. Glass of wine with a cheese plate is all you need!

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Ventura, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

great place for a casual coffee or glass of wine. Lots of wine selections, both US and foreign. A couple of outdoor tables.

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This place makes THE BEST iced coffee in town. It is properly brewed ice coffee - as opposed to regular coffee poured over ice. I don't know why I haven't written a review for Grape + Bean before today. This is one of my go to places for lunch with girl friends and I have never been disappointed. I usually... More 

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New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

stunned to find SF's Blu Bottle coffee here. They also sell the beans to make at home. Interesting wine selection as well.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

On a warm and beautiful spring day, Mrs. Nutmegger and I decided to try this place since we had a gift certificate. This is truly a great mix of a wine bar and coffee bar, squeezed into a cute and cozy space. Bottles of wine line one wall and fridges the other. In between are a mix of high-top tables,... More 

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San Francisco, California
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92 reviews 92 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I found myself in Alexandria during a business trip and this place had been recommended by some locals. I was alone and looking for a small "locals" place near Old Town, not too big, not too touristy, where I could have a glass of wine and a meal without feeling out of place as a single. A great concept that... More 

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Greenville, SC
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

My wife and I were staying in Alexandria while on a vacation trip to DC and were out shopping on King Street late in the afternoon when the Grape & Bean was recommended to us as a place to stop in for a glass of wine and a good cheese plate. What a great recommendation this turned out to be.... More 

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Additional Information about Grape + Bean

Address: 118 South Royal Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone Number: 703.664.0214
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 50
Cuisine: Wine Bar

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