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Chart House Restaurant

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1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235 (Union Street)
King Street Metro Station
703-684-5080
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Vwey good meal

At here on a Thursday night. The restaurant was not crowded. The atmosphere inside was quiet. We all had some form of seafood and their excellent chocolate dessert (which I highly recommend). The service was fine but a tad slow at the end when we needed to catch a water taxi. Part of a chain... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
NebraskaFan71
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Kansas City, Missouri
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  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

At here on a Thursday night. The restaurant was not crowded. The atmosphere inside was quiet. We all had some form of seafood and their excellent chocolate dessert (which I highly recommend). The service was fine but a tad slow at the end when we needed to catch a water taxi. Part of a chain but the quality is always... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The view is spectacular! We were not in the mood to eat anything yet, so we sat outside and enjoyed the view and drinks. Great drinks! Menu looked like it would be good.

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Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We've been to a few Chart Houses in CA and this one was kind of a let down. We had to wait forever for the host & hostess to decide if they had any tables available. That process could have gone smoother. The food was ok and at the price paid, we expected the food & service to be better.... More 

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Osage Beach, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Nice location on water and a nice outdoor patio area. From there it went downhill. Ordered a bottle of wine and the waitress had to come back 3 times to ask what wine we ordered. We asked about a fish on the menu and she could not describe it. She went to ask another server and came back with a... More 

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Vienna, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I have been to Chart House before and my favorite is their Coconut shrimp. The presentation for it is amazing and it tastes great. I had Salmon which was good, but nothing spectacular. Other guests had different fish dishes as well. If you want a great view and vibrant setting with good food, its worth the experience to come here.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Had Thursday night reservations for 11, and the table was ready and staff was helpful and knowledgeable. I had NY Strip steak, which seemed cooked more than the medium I had requested. Nice salad bar but no anchovies! Nice water views right on Potomac in Old Town Alexandria. I'm a local and don't go here much except when hosting members... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This was a poor experience overall. We were told it would be a 30 minute wait to sit outside. In reality it was over 45 minutes, which wasn't a huge deal as we had a nice drink at the bar. We had noticed that a table outside had sat vacant for at least 15 minutes. When we were shown to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The Chart House sits right on the Potomac River in Old Town, very close to the Torpedo Factory. While the food isn't out of this world, it is good. Service was fine. If you're looking for a view, then it doesn't get much better than what you'll find at the Chart House.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The crab tater tots - first off - were amazing! Love that app! I had the grouper. While it was good, I wouldn't say it was worth the $$$. The service was just okay, but we were able to get seated as soon as we arrived - on a Monday. Would probably try some other spots before going back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I've been to chart house several times.. It is always a good experience.. I have been for brunch lunch and dinner and I am never disappointed..food and service are really good

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Additional Information about Chart House Restaurant

Address: 1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
Phone Number: 703-684-5080
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Spanish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
    (Union Street)
  • Public Transportation: King Street Metro Station
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 703-684-5080

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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