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“Simply prepared, southern-inspired food - go during restaurant week for a good bargain”
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Jackson 20
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Ranked #46 of 768 Restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: Old Town
Cross street: South Pitt
Transit: King Street Metro
Description: Celebrating Modern Tradition
Reviewed October 9, 2012

We ate here recently in a large group (including children) for a late lunch during Restaurant Week, when a 3-course lunch is $20. Everyone very much enjoyed the southern-inspired food and generous portion size, with the salmon & collard greens, homemade mac & cheese, gazpacho and shrimp fritters receiving high praise. The chocolate pudding was the only thing we could have done without. If you're taking kids, I'd recommend it for a late lunch or early dinner when it's less likely to be busy. We'd definitely go back and would recommend it.

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Thank planetree05
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Reviewed October 9, 2012

The brunch was so good with just enough options that you are not overwhelmed!! Even though it was very busy, the service was top notch!!

Thank Yokechia
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Reviewed September 24, 2012

We were guest of the Hotel Monaco and needed a near-by place to grab a bite to eat. Having our one year old daughter with us, we went for an early dinner and scoped the scene for other kids. Luckily we found two other toddlers there. Normally, I would not say this is a kid place, but going early in the evening – maybe so. We didn't have reservations, but were able to get a table (maybe bc we were staying at the hotel). Our server was a bit busy, so the manager greeted us, took our drink order and even offered to go ahead and order something for our little one! We started with the cheese plate – cheese was good, but would have preferred a baguette for bread as opposed to the grilled Panini type bread – and I ordered the ribs (fall off the bone YUM!) and my husband had a steak (decent). Good wine, beer and cocktail menu. Nice atmosphere. Again, servers very attentive.

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Thank USParisian
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Reviewed September 20, 2012

We had planned on another place but they were closed. So we went there on a whim. The tomato salad was fantastic! I had fried chicken with a side of mac and cheese. I liked both very much. The only problem I had was with the blueberry pie. It was delicious and the lemon curd was outstanding..... but.... the bottom crust was thick and hard to get through. That said, my husband had the stroganoff and it was fork tender and amazing. The staff was great too.

Thank ewill78358
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Reviewed September 11, 2012

We did stay at the Klimpton Monaco Alexandria and after a full day of high-octane site seeing in D.C. the delectable dinner provided by this welcoming restaurant was much enjoyed and appreciated. The martinis are great too!

Thank JLWSC
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