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1225 Powhatan St, Alexandria, VA 22314-1305
703-548-2747
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 107
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Piling On - What to expect when dining Alone

I was on a business trip, staying at the Sheraton Suites in Old Town Alexandria. I checked TripAdvisor and Vaso's came up in the Top 10. It was only 0.4 miles away, so I walked there. When I arrived I found a homey stand alone restaurant with plenty of outdoor seating and a family with children... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
ScottD58
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Seattle, WA
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Seattle, WA
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110 reviews 110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

I was on a business trip, staying at the Sheraton Suites in Old Town Alexandria. I checked TripAdvisor and Vaso's came up in the Top 10. It was only 0.4 miles away, so I walked there. When I arrived I found a homey stand alone restaurant with plenty of outdoor seating and a family with children enjoying the weather. But... More 

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Went here with my friend Van Hipp, see him in Fox News talking about his new book The New Terrorism-this place doesn't disappoint ever-exceptional food-I had fresh Maryland oysters and Lamb Kampana-the tomato sauce was excellent, the lamb was cooked perfectly-Great place-thanks Van for taking me here

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Alexandria, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Great food at a great price. They have two locations in Alexandria. This review is for the one on Powhatan Street. They have a parking lot but it only holds 6 to 8 cars. Street parking is in the surrounding neighborhoods. I was able to park next to the restaurant. They have outdoor seating but there is no views so... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

First visit on a friend's recommendation. Small, cozy place with great service and delicious food. Greek appetizers were excellent and the fresh seafood special was amazing. All fresh selections with marinara that had a nice touch of spice and good flavor. Ended with the tiramisu. Yum! The only "negative" was the overdressed house salad. Super service from friendly and knowledgeable... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This small family restaurant serves wonderful food in a cozy, pleasant atmosphere. The house specials were really good on a recent visit. We had the fish and the veal chop and enjoyed both. Our appetizers of crab stuffed mushrooms and oysters Rockefeller were delicious. Our server was so nice and helpful, and made our experience even better. There were small... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Absolutely fabulous. Handmade everything!!!! It was so good we went twice. The chicken and lemon soup is to die for!!! We loved it

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Alexandria, Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Four of us went to Vasos for an evening out, after being informed of it by another friend. While we found the food to be well-presented and tasty, the presence of a child who was yelling at full volume and running around the dining room was more than enough to diminish the evening. While the parents did nothing to rein... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Vaso's Kitchen is a great north-end neighborhood restaurant! Food is consistently good, reasonably priced and sitting outside in the right weather is a great bonus! As I recall, they could use some wine list help and they really need a bigger space but then it won't be like visiting momma's kitchen!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I have been to Vaso's Kitchen for lunch several times and my food was excellent. It is popular so it can be a bit busy but we didn't feel rushed and our servers were attentive and available. All in all, a very pleasant experience!

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Bristow, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We found this little place on Trip Advisor and decided to try it for a late lunch. We can't wait to go back and try it for dinner. As we were leaving at 5:30 the parking lot was filling up with everyone coming in for dinner. All the wait staff were helpful in making the food and wine choices, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1225 Powhatan St, Alexandria, VA 22314-1305
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: 703-548-2747

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?