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Vaso's Kitchen

1225 Powhatan St, Alexandria, VA 22314-1305
703-548-2747
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Ranked #2 of 648 restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

My wife and I took my daughter to Vaso's for her birthday dinner. After the mixed appetizer, my daughter had this lamb chops, I had this braised lamb shank and my wife had a steak salad. It was all sublime. This was the second time we've eaten there and it was great both times.

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columbia sc
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We went on a Saturday night without reservations and were lucky to get a table. The restaurant is small but has outside seating. The menu is Greek and Italian. I had chicken piccata which was light and lemony. The house salad was a better quality than you normally get. My husband had flounder and couldn't stop eating even when full.... More

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Key West
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

What a little hidden gem off the beaten path. Service and food were both excellent. Tables are close together but it didn't cause a problem for us. Large portions of food and the waiter was always quick to refill our glasses. Everyone sitting near us was also commenting on how good the food was. I highly recommend it. Don't be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The meal was great and the lamb Cooked to perfection particularly with the brushed rosemary oil topping Enjoy the food and the service was friendly and efficient

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Longmont, Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Interesting people watching, food is fine but not particularly remarkable, good service. I would recommend this because of the neighborhood ambiance.

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Arlington, Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Excellent service. Fantastic food. You can't go wrong. The Greek style shrimp dish was great. My husband had the veal special and loved it. The waiter was charming and gave great recommendations. The outside says Dixie Pig, and as a non meat ester, I had never been. Thanks to TA reviews we gave it a try. Loved it.

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Alexandria, Virginia
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

Had one of the best spaghetti carbonara dishes ever in this tiny little gem in the former (local landmark) Dixie Pig building. A really chic little spot with exceptional food, well known to locals. Recommend.

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Kennewick, Washington
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105 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

A friend suggested this location for lunch a short 5 minutes drive from our meeting. We are glad she did as we had never heard of this interesting Greek restaurant. A very small place - with seating outside, but with the humidity (not unusual this time of year) we opted for inside. We had salads (mine the Greek - which... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Based on other reviews in TripAdvisor, I had high expections for Vaso's kitchen. Unfortunately, the night we were there, the food was so-so. Fish was over cooked and the service was inattentive. We ordered a bottle of wine, but were brought two glasses instead. We pointed this out and were then brought a bottle. We were charged for both the... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Food is excellent and the service has been great every time I have eaten here. I am partial to the gyro platter or moussaka. Once or twice I've had to wait to be seated but only because there are people waiting in line.

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