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BRABO Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Formule du Jour - $56 - available Friday and Saturdays from July
Sample Formule du Jour $56 (note, changes monthly/subject to availability)
Chef Sebastien Rondier invites you to enjoy our fantastic fresh, seasonally inspired menu prepared using classic techniques of his homeland
Regrettably, substitutions are not permitted - These dishes are not available a la carte
Chilled Salmon Parisienne
Spring vegetable medley, green mayo, croutons
Hudson Valley Duck Leg Confit
Pomme frites, black peppercorn sauce
Strawberry Tart
Lemon & basil ricotta, berries syrup
Coffee or Tea
Suggested wine
$40 bottle when purchased with Formule du Jour
With a traditional Belgian menu created from fresh seasonal ingredients, it's easy to see why Brabo is one of the best restaurants in Alexandria.
$5 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Dinner
American, French, European
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Table Service, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have eaten before at Brabos, and always had a wonderful experience, but their latest experiment just moved them several notches higher on our list. A new twist a la France of a special three course meal for a set price was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank bruceb961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our dinner here once the loud group left. The staff appeared glad they left as well. The fish was excellent although the au gratin potatoes stole the show.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jartmiller
Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

Excellent in every department: ambiance and setting; menu and our selections; service; and the picture of our French 75 serving says it all! Excellence!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Vince O
Reviewed June 10, 2019

We really enjoyed our recent brunch. Our server was Dave and he is fantastic. The atmosphere, food, and service were all topnotch and made for a lovely experience. Thanks again to Dave who is a true professional and made us feel welcome.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Theresa M
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

A reservation is a must, the service is excellent even when full and the waiters are stretched. The food is good but not exceptional, some of the dishes were quite salty. They do put their own twist on some French dishes not always for the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JDA60
Reviewed May 2, 2019

Great experience, love the food and service! This is one of the best restaurants in Old Town Alexandria and a favorite by many locals. I highly recommend this restaurant if you want to impress your date, very romantic and a comfortable setting. We come here...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Maniac42
Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

Note that there is the Brabo restaurant and the Brabo Tasting Room. Both have bars and different menus. Went while in town for work. I was able to get a seat at the bar at Brabo restaurant around 7P. Had an old fashioned off the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank gondekp
Reviewed April 25, 2019

We have eaten at Brabo a number of times. This was one of the better experiences even though the place is pretty noisy. All three of us had a good meal. Service was fine. The waiter quickly replaced one of the cocktails that had not...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank eastcoastvoyager
Reviewed April 13, 2019

I was in DC on business, staying in Alexandria and late Thursday afternoon, I decided to head down King Street in search of a nice place to have dinner!!! BRABO = BRAVO!!! Super nice place (I ate at the beautiful copper pounded top bar) and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Dan B
Reviewed April 1, 2019

Went for a family reunion of 12. We ordered different kind of food and appetizers. Everything was excellent including the recommended wines.Excellent service.

Date of visit: March 2019
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October 30, 2018|
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Response from Peter L | Reviewed this property |
I had dinner there, I do not owne it.... Ask them
November 11, 2017|
Response from Marilyn S | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you contact BRABO. I do not have that answer to your question. I was just a guest. However, their food and service was AMAZING when I was there.
November 11, 2017|
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Response from D C | Reviewed this property |
BRABO, 1600 King St., will be open from 12-8 pm. They will be serving a three-course menu for $70, with optional 4th course. BRABO Tasting Room is open for regular breakfast service and then... More
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