We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Virtue Feed and Grain

Claimed
Reserve a Table
2
Sun, 6/16
8:00 PM

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Menu

STARTERS
6
Blistered Shishito Peppers
ancho chili powder, queso anejo
10
Mezze Platter
avocado hummus, muhammara, olives, pickled vegetables, walnuts, toasted flatbread
12
Duck Poutine
duck fat fries, roasted duck gravy, cheddar curds, fried rosemary
14
Old Town Crab Dip
lump crabmeat, old bay, sriracha, tortilla chips
16
Tuna Takitos
yuzu marinated, avocado, lime-wasabi-mayo, mâche greens, served with house salad
14
Virtue Chips & Dips
corn tortilla chips, queso gringo, mango guacamole, chili con carne, salsa roja
13
Scotch Eggs
cage free eggs, chicken chorizo, chipotle-lime sauce
13
Semolina Fried Calamari
artichoke hearts, cherry peppers, olives, charred lemon aioli
7
Parmesan Crusted Onion Rings
vidalia onions, horseradish yum yum sauce
12
Chicken Wings
teriyaki glaze, sesame seeds, scallions
FROM THE GARDEN
12
Southwest Caesar
romaine hearts, chipotle caesar dressing, fresh roasted corn, roasted poblano peppers, tomatoes, corn tortillas, queso cotija
22
VFG Steak & Bleu Salad
CAB grilled black angus skirt steak, mixed greens, dried cranberries, candied hazelnuts, smoked bleu cheese, balsamic vinaigrette, balsamic glaze drizzle
19
Tuna Poke Salad
seared yuzu marinated ahi tuna, hijiki, avocado, sweet onions, macadamia nuts, sesame seeds, scallions, ponzu sauce
10
Quinoa Salad
baby greens, red beets, green peas, pearl onions, red radishes, sarvecchio, tomatoes, lemon vinaigrette
12
Baby Kale & Apple Salad
gala apples, golden raisins, roasted peanuts, feta, sweet mustard dressing
ENTRÉES
32
Slow Roasted Prime Rib
sunchoke-potato mash, grilled broccolini, horseradish sauce, beef au jus
19
Enchiladas Verdes
chicken thighs, spanish rice, black turtle beans, sour cream, mixed cheese, cotija cheese, fresh salsa verde
28
Wild Boar Chops
grilled, fire roasted green wheat pilaf, grilled broccolini, huckleberry gastrique
23
Steak & Fries
black angus flat iron steak, duck fat fries, chimichurri
26
Shrimp & Grits
jumbo shrimp, anson mills stone ground grits, low country gravy
26
Short Ribs
red wine braised short ribs, parmesan, sautéed mushrooms, mashed potatoes, vegetable of the day
26
Blackened Rockfish
tomato-green chili spanish rice, key lime butter sauce
18
Pasta Puttanesca
heirloom cherry tomatoes, kalamata olives, capers, crushed red pepper, house made linguine
24
Pan Seared Salmon
wild mushroom crusted, creamy quinoa, harissa sauce
19
Duck Meatloaf
vanilla sweet potatoes, brussels sprouts, tomato marmalade
SANDWICHES & TACOS
16
Prime Rib French Dip
slow roasted prime rib, toasted baguette, horseradish sauce, provolone cheese, sautéed onions, beef au jus
14
Pork Barbacoa Tacos
guajillo-chipotle braised pork, pickled radish, lettuce, queso fresco
16
Fish Tacos
lime marinated, guacamole, jalapeño slaw, salsa verde
12
Sweet Potato Tacos
chipotle roasted sweet potatoes, pickled jalapeños, pickled onions, goat cheese
18
Crab Cake Sandwich
cast iron seared, sriracha mayo
15
Grilled Chicken BLT
lettuce, tomato, bacon, swiss cheese, guacamole, chipotle aioli, brioche bun
15
Virtue Burger
certified black angus beef, choice of cheddar or swiss, bacon, lettuce, tomato
16
Umami Burger
certified black angus beef, smoked blue cheese, wild mushrooms, roasted garlic-truffle aioli
16
Wild Boar Burger
smoked provolone, caramelized onions, chipotle aioli, baby arugula
15
Smoked Salmon Burger
capers, red onions, sriracha remoulade, baby arugula
YOUNG DINERS
9
Salmon
seared, veggies or hand cut fries
6
Pasta
tomato sauce or butter
7
Chicken Strips
grilled or fried, veggies or hand cut fries
BEVERAGES
BEERS
DRAUGHT
seasonal selections; ask for details
7
Port City, Optimal Wit, Witbier, VA | 4.5%
8
Bold Rock, Hard Cider, VA | 4.7%
7
Parkway Brewing, Triple A, Amber Ale, VA | 5.4%
8
Reason Beer, Pale, American Pale Ale, VA | 5%
7
Devil's Backbone, Vienna Lager, VA | 5.2%
8
Ardent, Saison, Farmhouse Ale, VA | 6.7%
8
Three Notch'd, Minute Man, New England Style IPA, VA | 7%
8
Solace Brewing Co., Seasonal Selection, VA
8
Union Craft Brewing, Schwarzbier, Black Lager, MD | 4.9%
8
Flying Dog, The Truth, Imperial IPA, MD | 8.7%
IMPORTED BOTTLES & CANS
7
Bitburger, Non-Alcoholic Beer, Ger | 0.05%
8
Amstel Light, Pale Lager, NL | 3.5%
8
Boddington's, Pub Ale, English Pale Ale, UK | 4.6%
8
Corona, American Adjunct Lager, MX | 4.6%
8
Heineken, Euro Pale Lager, NL | 5.0%
8
Strongbow, Gold Apple, Cider, UK | 5.0%
8
Schloss Eggenberg, Hopfenkonig, German Pilsner, AT | 5.1%
8
Hofbräu, Hefe Weizen, DE | 5.1%
14
Chimay, Grande Réserve, Dark Ale, BE | 9.0%
DOMESTIC BOTTLES & CANS
6
Bud Light, American Light Lager, WI | 4.2%
6
Michelob Ultra, Superior Light, MO | 4.2%
6
Coors Light, Cold Lagered, CO | 4.2%
6
Yuengling, Amber Lager, PA | 4.4%
7
Founders, All Day IPA, Session IPA, MI | 4.7%
5
Narragansett, Del's Shandy, RI | 4.7%
7
Schalfly, Kölsch, Golden Ale, MO | 4.8%
7
Dogfish Head, SeaQuench Ale, Session Sour, DE | 4.9%
7
Austin Eastciders, Texas Honey Cider, TX | 5.0%
7
Three Notch'd, "Hydraulion" Red, Irish Red Ale, VA | 5.3%
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
Reviews (958)
Filter reviews
944 results
Traveler rating
362
383
122
58
19
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
362
383
122
58
19
Show reviews that mention
All reviews brunch crab dip burger fish tacos quinoa salad fries mac and cheese potatoes old town great atmosphere upstairs bar outdoor seating friday night an appetizer beer selection potomac river king street
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 944 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Working our way around Old Town Alexandria. What a coold place. Must have been an old grainery, per the name. Vintage brick, hand huen wood and support beams are just amazing. Just like stepping back in time. We had this wonderful girl bartender. Don't remember...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Trav_LN_now
Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic location down by the Waterfront Park. Very cool building and decor. Extremely friendly and accommodating hostesses set up my party of three with a very nice table upstairs. Our high table came with comfortable chairs with backs but I noticed that the other high...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LynetteWicks
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a group of 9 the first time we went. It was so good we went back again with a group of 10. The private room was perfect. Awesome appetizers and meals. I would go back again.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 215marcyd
Reviewed 6 days ago

Delicious food, great location and service! Located right off king street in alexandria it's a great location for a meal. The upstairs area is decorated beautifully and creates a lovely atmosphere for drinks and a meal.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Lisaashleysullivan
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a beautiful fall day and we were a gaggle of eight, of all ages. We sat outside on the patio and enjoyed the sun as well as some sumptuous sandwiches and iced tea. Our food was top notch. Have not eaten inside. Noisy?...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kbporterfield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. It's consistently good food. Staff is very friendly and accommodating. It an be loud but atmosphere is fun. Recently had brunch and two of us didn't care for their mimosa and sangria. Waiter had no problem exchanging for different beverage.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sally V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had brunch here on our way through Alexandria. This place was super cute. We were there about 1030am so it wasn’t super packed. By the time we left it was really busy. I had the Chesapeake Benedict and it was delicious! Crab cake was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Happygoluckyang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I weren't sure if we wanted to wait thirty minutes to be seated since we were "starving", but I am very thankful we did. It is so nice to try different foods when you are on vacation, and this is one restaurant...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crowded Sunday brunch. I thought by making reservations for 1:15 we would be in good shape. Still waited 30 minutes to be seated and waiter did not come to the table for 10 minutes. Food was good not great. Crab cake was an embarrassment. Maybe...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank dchesneau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a family celebration (two birthdays) meal here and the food was good and the service excellent. We ate inside as the outside tables were taken. This was choice of our son who lives in Alexandria, so we were happy to accommodate. But the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Chris L
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 54 nearby hotels
Hotel Indigo Old Town Alexandria
182 reviews
.11 miles away
The Alexandrian, Autograph Collection
2,033 reviews
.23 miles away
Travelodge Alexandria
263 reviews
.64 miles away
Sheraton Suites Old Town Alexandria
831 reviews
.67 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 900 nearby restaurants
Warehouse Bar & Grill
844 reviews
.11 miles away
Pops Old Fashioned Ice Cream
294 reviews
.04 miles away
The Wharf
966 reviews
.06 miles away
Landini Brothers Incorporated
789 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 156 nearby attractions
Old Town
2,670 reviews
.10 miles away
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum
264 reviews
.13 miles away
Old Town Waterfront
1,223 reviews
.10 miles away
Carlyle House
286 reviews
.15 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
homebody0728
October 6, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from MarkLaurel | Reviewed this property |
Everything on their menu that is gluten free will be marked GF. All the salads were, but I only recall one entree (salmon). That said, I would suspect they might be willing to accommodate if you ask ahead of time since they... More
2
Votes
brandynwilliams73
July 14, 2017|
AnswerShow all 13 answers
Response from JWF63 | Reviewed this property |
Call.
0
Votes
EllenandAaron
May 20, 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from rugby007 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I actually didn't pay any attention to that.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing