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Columbia Firehouse

109 S. Saint Asaph St., Alexandria, VA 22314 (Old Town)
(703) 683-1776
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Ranked #78 of 650 Restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $60
Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Neighborhood: Old Town
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: King St.
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Not talented enough to accurately describe how awesome the inside décor of this place is so checkout tall the photos on goggle maps and see for yourself... very popular so large crowds and noisy on the weekend but good service given all that...

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Alexandria, VA
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559 reviews 559 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The Firehouse is a good place to meet for casual drinks or a first-class dinner. The dark wood at the bar and in the dining room brings to mind a classic neighborhood pub that invites you to stay for good food, drinks and conversation. A good wine and beer menu along with traditional mixed drinks set the stage at a... More

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Camp Hill, PA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Columbia Firehouse is conveniently located in Old Town Alexandria in a nice old building and is nicely decorated inside. My wife & I had eaten there a couple of months ago, and enjoyed it so much we suggested it for dinner with another couple recently. The waiters were pleasant and efficient, and once again the food was very good and... More

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Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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184 reviews 184 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We went here with another couple. The server asked how we chose it (as a frequent TA reviewer I'm surprised more restaurants don't ask this) and my friend said she picked it from Yelp. I happened to mention that I review a lot on TA and he said - oh, we'll have to be extra good then. I was a... More

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Food quality is good but $20 for a fried chicken dinner and $26 for a small filet of wolf fish were a bit much.

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It would be easy to miss the Columbia Firehouse on St Asaph, but it is worth seeking out...... less than a blocck off Kings St across from the Hotel Monaco and a rear gem unique menu items along with more traditional favorites terrific service, terrific atmosphere and decor

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Alexandria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Columbia Firehouse not only has excellent food and atmosphere, but it also has an amazing event space perfect for a wedding and/or reception! On the day of our wedding the second floor "Chop House" was set up in rows of chairs. Then, everyone migrated to the third floor, "Wine Room" for delicious hor devors and cocktails while the staff transformed... More

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NJ
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106 reviews 106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We found this gem by accident, wandering around Old Town looking for a place for brunch with cocktails. Initially we weren't totally sure it was a restaurant. It was adorable. We were able to sit outside in the garden, which was absolutely lovely on a warm fall afternoon. My mimosa was the perfect opening. A friend got the special Bellini... More

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maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I went to the Columbia Firehouse with my family of 11 for a birthday dinner. We were first there when it opened. We did not get our entrees until an hour after being seated. I ordered the scallops and a side of greens. The amount that came out should have been the kids plate. There were 3 medium sized scallops... More

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

I go here for the steaks and ambiance... But the scallop dish and the mussels are good. At the old style bar I've gone with the ham biscuits and oyster sandwiches several times. Nice location just off the heart of Old Town. Friendly staff. Still a favorite after years!

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Additional Information about Columbia Firehouse

Address: 109 S. Saint Asaph St., Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone Number: (703) 683-1776
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 1:00 am  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 60
Cuisine: American

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