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Joe Theismann's Restaurant

1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
+1 703-739-0777
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (89 reviews)
“crab cakes” (68 reviews)
“steak” (71 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
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Reviewed yesterday

Bringing a group to Joe Theismann's Restaurant is so easy and group pricing is wonderful. When in the area for a play, we will be eating here.

Thank bsg2000md
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Although it was St. Patrick's Day & the place was packed, the seating time was fairly short. The wait staff was attentive & the wings were very good. Don't sleep on this Alexandria watering hole.

Thank carasel1908
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a great restaurant for all tastes. My daughter got Ahi tuna steak, my son got a cheeseburger, my husband got a grouper sandwich and I got the scallops. All delicious! Sunday’s during football are busy and plenty of tvs to watch any game....More

Thank Melafont
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a stop here 5+ years ago, my family dropped in again to check it out. And the lasagna was as good as we remembered! The staff was very good and the service was excellent. The hot crab dip with pita bread was really good,...More

Thank amydodson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice uncomplicated menu with lovely simple well cooked food and good friendly service- open late which was very helpful after bad traffic- nice end to the day

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in here for a drink on a busy Sunday afternoon and it was a very good time. Drinks were good and the service was fast and friendly. The food looked really good too.

Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everytime we went past this place it was full and mow i know why. Sat at the bar. The barman Louis was very friendly knowledgeable and made great suggestions. Had the burger and it was fantastic. Highly recommended

Thank Paduan_67
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted dinner with some activity around us and Joe Theismann, being one of our favorite Redskin QBs, conveniently located one of his restaurants near the Old Town Alexandria Hilton. Great food, friendly and efficient service. Love the Maryland Crab Cakes! Patrons' evident pleasure rubbed...More

Thank LES A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice last March and remembered really enjoying it. Went for dinner last night and lunch today. Dinner last night split the surf n turf with hubby (filet & crab cake). Delish. Also, enjoyed a pretty generous pour of Amaretto on the rocks. Went...More

Thank burroughsfarmsgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for about my 4th time and it didn't disappoint. Food is always good, Service is good and the prices are fair.

Thank Russ S
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Questions & Answers
3 January 2018|
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Response from Debbie D | Reviewed this property |
All day basically. It has a big bar. I would say 5pm though.
20 November 2017|
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Response from Ron T | Reviewed this property |
Open noon til 9 p.m. with $30 set menu includes turkey and fixings.
David J
17 July 2016|
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Response from ZenBabe96 | Reviewed this property |
We saw everything from business attire to casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
    (King Street)
  • Public Transportation: Joe Theismann's Restaurant is well served by public transportation. The King Street Metro train is located across the street on the blue and the yellow lines, only two stops from Reagan Airport. Also across the street are the Amtrak and VRE trains, Alexandria Dash Bus and REX bus stops as well as the free city Tolley.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-739-0777
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