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Cosmopolitan

Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Huntington
Eastern European, Central European
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7770 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306
703 360 3660
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 60
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Simple, Delicious, and Fun!

We love dining here. The atmosphere is casual and the staff are great. The food is really good -- try the Jaeger Schnitzel! It feels very European, right here in the middle of strip mall Alexandria. Well worth adding to your list of good restaurants. Family friendly and great for a couple on a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Richard P
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Asheville, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We love dining here. The atmosphere is casual and the staff are great. The food is really good -- try the Jaeger Schnitzel! It feels very European, right here in the middle of strip mall Alexandria. Well worth adding to your list of good restaurants. Family friendly and great for a couple on a date.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The food here is absolutely spectacular! I have been to a few Balkan restaurants and this one, by far, takes the cake. Growing up with Bosnian food, the menu here did not disappoint me. The food tasted just like how it did when I was growing up. The staff is also excellent! You'll get excellent service and by the end... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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107 reviews 107 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We have not been back to this restaurant in more than a year but my husband was craving wiener schnitzel so we thought we'd give it another try. Honestly, better than I remember. Their bread and dips are delicious, the veal tender (huge portion) with the fresh salad dressed in a light lemony vinaigrette. Service was impeccable. Our main dishes... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We came here for my birthday dinner. We are new to the area and was loking for a place to eat. I found it here in tripadvisor and was curious of how the food would taste considering that it is very near to where we live. We are happy that we tried this restaurant and is now considered as one... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We absolutely love this! Whether we eat in or do carry out, we have never been disappointed. The menu is an eclectic mix of German and Bosnian food, and the wine list has many unique and delicious choices. My favorite is the cevapcici - little beef rolls served with homemade bread. The wiener schnitzel is another favorite, as well as... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Enjoyed our meals at this restaurant a week or so ago....husband loves weinerschnitzel and I went for a veal dish, both excellent! Friendly quiet atmosphere, too. It's ideal for a romantic dinnere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We used to live in the neighborhood, and this was one of our favorite restaurants in the area. Even though we moved, we still make it back to Cosmopolitan every few months. The food is consistently wonderful! We love the fresh salads, bread, and chicken! A great neighborhood find!

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Onancock, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Returned here for a family and friends dinner. Disappointed. Service was slow. Food was not tender, chewy. Too much. Would have preferred smaller portion and tastier.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This place is awesome! The food is superb. The ambiance is awesome! And the wait staff is second to none!!! We will be coming back!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I've eaten here with friends a couple of times lately when they were wanting something European. The atmosphere is unremarkable, being a strip mall storefront without any special attempt to make it more attractive. Servers have been friendly and service fairly quick, but both times I found the food quite salty to my taste, and I'm normally a salt lover.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7770 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Huntington
  • Neighborhood: Huntington
  • Phone Number: 703 360 3660

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
  • Cuisine: Eastern European, Central European
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?