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American, Wine Bar
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2411 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1352
+1 703-706-5300
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

No wonder there are now 3 locations for Cheesetique...it's THAT good! An imaginative selection of grilled cheese sandwiches, other entrees, salads, beer wines and cocktails, brunch, discount in the shop when you dine there. Cheese to go and all the accoutrements, excellent but infrequent tasting classes - sign up for their newsletter! And, a unique place to take visiting relatives!

Thank Kathleen H
Arlington, Virginia
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87 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to brunch with some friends and it was nice but nothing special. My husband had the pork hash (a bit small for him) and I had the green eggs and ham (pesto benedict). We also shared the mimosa bucket with our friends, which is a bottle of bubbly and a carafe of OJ for $25, so that's a... More 

Thank jrkorzen
Fort Myers, Florida
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Good food ,wine,cheese. Great take home meat and cheese.small place. Grown up grilled cheese and soup special during the week.

Thank hellams26
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216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

A charming neighborhood location with a store in front and several tables in the rear. Not large, so a reservation is a good idea. A bucket of Mimosas is $25 and has a bottle of bubbly and a carafe of OJ. A good deal. Lobster Mac & Cheese was very good, but really, everything was.

Thank NJTravelBoy
Alexandria, Virginia
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

How can you not love the apple squash soup when it arrives all jazzed up! This is a winter bring-em-back item. Unique taste, not sweet at all. Only thing better would be a bigger bowl!

Thank Bluevans-surfs
ventnor, nj
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Quaint little cheese shop that is also a restaurant. We recently had dinner there and each of us (2 couples) enjoyed our non meat dinners. This local chain has a few restaurants, ours had a bar. I am not sure if they all do. I shared a spinach salad and a grilled cheese with pear. both were very good. My... More 

Thank ventnorlady
Montgomery, Alabama, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

I was in town for business and wanted to try a new eatery for lunch. The reviews for this cafe made the 1.5 mile walk from the Braddock Road Metro stop worth a try. Luckily I showed up early for lunch (11:30am-ish) because the small seating area filled up fast. I ordered the Italian red wine flight and mixed board... More 

Thank Leah0704
Prairie Village, Kansas
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

This is a cheese and wine shop with seating in the back for lunch or dinner. It's a cute little shop and there are lots of cheeses and wines to learn about while you wait to be seated. We stopped in for lunch on a weekday with a friend and were seated promptly. We ordered a mixed board with different... More 

Thank Cheryl528
Miami, Florida
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256 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice place for brunch. I liked the pretty decoration. As the name says, the menu has many dishes with cheese. I order a great melted cheese sandwich with tomato soup for dipping. I did not like the Bloody Mary since they prepare it with beer instead of vodka.

Thank AnaZad
Raymore, Missouri
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Cheesetique is a great place to find new cheese and wine, and to try their excellent menu. They have tons of great options, but their cheese is definitely on the pricey size. That being said, I still love going there.

Thank rlgrhb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
American, Wine Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2411 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1352
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-706-5300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?