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Southside 815

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) #32 of 604 Restaurants in Alexandria $$ - $$$ American, ,
815 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4220
+1 703-836-6222
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“bread basket” (20 reviews)
“po boy” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
815 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4220
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here sort of by accident on Father's Day, when we didn't make reservations at our "regular" brunch places which were all full. So we gave it a try, and it was quite a good brunch at reasonable prices. The dill pickle bloody mary...More

Thank DD S
Reviewed May 29, 2017

I have visited this restaurant numerous times, and every time the meals have been great, the service was excellent and the ambiance was very friendly. It is a neighborhood restaurant, where guests come on a regular basis with family, friends, business clients... Highly recommended for...More

Thank Jelena V
Reviewed May 25, 2017

South side 815 has the best happy hour anywhere! Staff is wonderful, food is always great, and the bar prices are awesome. Highly recommend!

Thank Tom P
Reviewed May 23, 2017

perfect spot for beers and bar food done really well. We were in Alexandria twice and ate here both times. Great spot to catch some football also!

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed May 16, 2017

I have NEVER had a bad meal, bad service, or bad beer at Southside. It's a neighborhood sports bar attached to a smallish restaurant that serves a mixture of great meals - fried chicken, trout, gumbo, ribeye, ribs, pulled pork, meatloaf, etc. The serving staff...More

Thank Jake S
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Great food and service. Basic fair with a southern flair. Don't miss the pulled pork or fried oysters. Both delicious. Reasonable cost nice neighborhood bar and grill. Sports on inside quiet dining on the other. Also outside seating if the weather cooperates. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed May 2, 2017

This is a hopping place - it's noisy, but very casual. The menu had specials tucked inside. We tried the appetizer special a risotto fritter stuffed with cheese. It was amazing. They specialize in "southern" fare and my dining partner tried the chicken fried steak....More

Thank tntcyclist
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The Melbac (Red wine) wasn't the best quality. The Portobello mushroom sandwich was okay. The air vent over our table was too cold.

Thank W S
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Went there with family. Everyone loved everything. Bread basket, crab dip with garlic bread (I ate the bread sans crab which I don't like), my wife had shrimp and grits. I had the awesome bbq pulled pork on a potato bun with fries (crispy and...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I split the wings and the jumbalaya cheesesteak. Nothing special about the wings. They tasted like standard wings you order from anywhere. The cheesesteak was unique because it had sausage and shrimp in addition to chicken, but it lacked flavor. The waitress...More

1  Thank Kristen W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 S Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-4220
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-836-6222
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