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Cosmopolitan

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$$$
Huntington
Eastern European, Central European
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7770 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306
703 360 3660
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 61
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
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
Great Schnitzel

We had to take our granddaughter to the Regan-National Airport (from the Richmond area) and looked on trip advisor for suggestions in Alexandria. I was intrigued by the comments on the Weiner Schnitzel and decided to try it. It was excellent and my wife and granddaughter also were very pleased... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
John F
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Chesterfield, VA
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Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Dinner was okay and service was good but I expected better food based on recommendations from friends.

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Chesterfield, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We had to take our granddaughter to the Regan-National Airport (from the Richmond area) and looked on trip advisor for suggestions in Alexandria. I was intrigued by the comments on the Weiner Schnitzel and decided to try it. It was excellent and my wife and granddaughter also were very pleased with what they ordered. The only slightly negative comment I... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Another great lunch. My friend and I each had the chicken piccata special. Fresh breaded and fried tender chicken breast and delicious salad. The homemade bread is very tasty as is the feta/sour cream mix they serve with the bread. Service was good, as usal. Yummy.

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Washington DC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The other reviews seem very over-inflated. So, I was disappointed coming here expecting a lot more. The service was fabulous, but the food wasn't as great as other reviewers make it sound. There's a lot of oil (not high quality oil) in the schnitzel and the calamari left an oil puddle in the dish...it also seemed like something you'd buy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We came here for the first time not knowing about the German theme. I had Jager Schtizel and she had the Weiner Schnitzel. Mine was very good though the cream sause could use a little more flavor. The veggies were top notch though. Her meat was far better than mine, more tasty and more tender. Will come back again!

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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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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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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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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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Additional Information about Cosmopolitan

Address: 7770 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306
Phone Number: 703 360 3660
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Huntington
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
Average Prices: USD 25
Cuisine: Eastern European, Central European

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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 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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