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Chart House Restaurant

1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235 (Old Town)
703-684-5080
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Ranked #61 of 643 restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Spanish
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Old Town
Cross street: Union Street
Transit: King Street Metro Station
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We have been to the Chart House on many occasions. It has always been really good. This time not only was the service horrible but the food was even worse. The waiter, first of all, could barely speak English. Very thick accent to point we just had a very hard time understanding what he was saying. Then, he rushed us... More

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Atlanta
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39 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We dined here in June 2014, arriving early enough on a Sunday evening to get an indoor table by the water. The food is also the standard Chart House fare, and we ordered steaks, prime rib, and a nice red wine. The food was well prepared, but nothing more than I would expect for the price (over $200 for 3).... More

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Tigard, Oregon
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177 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We were taken here by friends, and it was an excellent choice. Delightful evening weather-wise so we sat outside and enjoyed the Potomac. We had the trout and the crabcakes, and both were very good as were the salads. Our server, Calvin, was personable and professional and made it a fun experience.

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Just returned from a trip to D.C. and enjoyed the best brunch ever at the Chart House in Alexandria. We were able to take advantage of the weather and their great location with an outdoor table. The brunch included a huge salad bar that nicely supplemented our selection of eggs Benedict and a crab and asparagus omelette. Hint: while not... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Had dinner a couple of nights ago. I enjoyed the salad bar and the dinner was great. I had the sweet and sour sea bass(wonderful). Our server was very patient (large group) and organized.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The view is nice if you are outside..an overpriced cafeteria tourist trap to much noise and the only thing good was the waitress who was new but tried her best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband and I were on our family vacation and our 24th wedding anniversary was in the middle of it. I wanted to have a nice dinner with my husband to celebrate and our hotel concierge suggested that we come here so I had them book our reservation. When we arrived they had our seats looking out over the river... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

While on vacation visiting my father in Old Town, my boyfriend and I went out for an after-dinner drink and walked down to the river and decided on the Chart House where I'd been many times. (Old Town Alexandria has become very touristy and expensive since we moved here in 1979). I had worked as a bartender in a trendy... More

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Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The service was impecable, the food was delectable and the desert was incredible. Have to say it was pricy, but it does not dissapoint with the quality or quantity of the food.

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Napoleon, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed in Alexandria on our way for a vacation in Williamsburg, Va. We saw the Chart House and decided we wanted to eat by the water. What a great choice. We were able to be seated outside after a very short wait. It was a beautiful location and a perfect night for outside dining. Our food was amazing. I... More

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