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Bilbo Baggins

208 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613 (Old Town)
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Ranked #134 of 642 restaurants in Alexandria
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American, International
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Old Town
Cross street: Fairfax & Lee Streets
Transit: The Dash bus has 2 stops on Fairfax Street near the intersection of Queen St. The restaurant is located on Queen St. between Fairfax and Lee Streets. There are 2 metro stops in Alexandria that will get you within 15-17 blocks of the restaurant. The metro stops are King St. or Braddock Road. From there its just a quick cab ride or nice walk.
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54% Recommend
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Hammonton, New Jersey
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122 reviews 122 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We waited 15+ minutes without anyone coming to our table. Once she did, she informed us she was not our server; simply helping out "the other guy". We weren't given any water while we waited what would have been an eternity for the drinks we ordered while she rushed around trying to accommodate the already waiting tables. We wound up... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Great menu and great atmosphere. As a vegetarian, I was happy to see the extent of food they offered. The veggie platter was excellent and plentiful. Everything our party ate was very good. Service was friendly and welcoming.

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Hamilton, Ohio
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The last time wee ate here, we ate dinner. so that might explain a bit of the change in the ambiance. Our waiter was new and didn't know some of the details about the menu. The table we were at sat 5 people, but it was a bit tight. I would have preferred that the glasses and plates be removed... More

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Land O Lakes, Florida
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138 reviews 138 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is a cute little tavern off the main drag. They have a large selection of beers and drinks. The menu has a wide variety of items. The food was average. It was fun looking around at the decor. Service was a little slow but we weren't in a hurry.

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Goshen Ind
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We were visiting family in the area, and had a party of 7, including a 5-week old infant. We had a cozy lunch, everyone had what he wanted, and the atmosphere was pleasant and inviting. We had a friendly, efficient server, and were not hurried, even though the restaurant was doing a brisk business on what was probably the first... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I went there for brunch on a Sunday, and may I say that the stuffed French Toast is killer. What came to my plate was an enormous plate full of gigantic food (which is I guess how a regular plate would look if you were a hobbit). The caramelized apples were spectacular, and the outside was that perfect slightly crunchy... More

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Amherst, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

When I booked our trip to Alexandria I didn't realize this restaurant existed until I did some searching. It's just off the main drag of King Street, a super easy walk from the City Hall & fountain. Our hotel shuttle (Hampton Inn Alexandria) dropped us right off in front of City Hall and we walked the tree lined blocks to... More

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Hurst, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Reminiscent of a "middle earth" pub, you can enjoy the atmosphere and friendly service even if you're not a Lord of the Rings fan. Our server brought out warm raisin bread as we sat down, and by the time we wolfed that down we weren't hungry for lunch any more! But we ordered and took most of it with us...too... More

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Whether you are into the Lord of the Rings trilogy or not, this is a good place for dinner. The space is an old tavern and is a little tight. But the portions are generous and the taste is wonderful. our server was more than helpful and attentive. A short walk from the main drag of King Street lets you... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Really good pizza! (Had the Shire). Cute little restaurant in Old Town Alexandria, just a few blocks from King Street. Very quick service, would definitely go to again!

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