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Geranio Ristorante

722 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
+1 703-548-0088
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
722 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
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Reviewed 24 February 2014 via mobile

The tuna was overcooked (both dishes! ) and it appeared it was in a bad condition (maybe that's why it was overcooked? ). We end up paying $24 for potatoes with tomato sauce. My kids pasta was OK, but nothing to remember. Servers did not...More

Thank Syboney
Reviewed 29 January 2014

You'll find the menu on their website displays an enticing and eclectic variety of dishes that lean toward Italian but include many others so variety & choice is not an issue. Our waiter was superb, not too intrusive but not negligent and hard-to-find either. His...More

1  Thank dwh6776
Reviewed 19 January 2014

We've been going to Geranio for years but have never taken the time to write review. Chef Clayton bought the already successful restaurant back in 1998 and has done nothing but improve it since then. He has a keen ability to keep the menu fresh...More

Thank SandKfromVa
Reviewed 13 January 2014

taking family to dinner as i did on Saturday night was a very pleasant experience at this long time present Alexandria Italian eatery.the food is consistently good a bit creative but mostly slight variations of standard Italian/Mediterranean fare .a reasonable wine list and very attentive...More

Thank jefffairfax
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Comfortable, welcoming cozy atmosphere with good food and fabulous wines. We returned here again for another small family dinner and were happy to find it turning out the quality meals and the excellent service that we always have found to be present. Reservations are a...More

Thank Rusty3911
Reviewed 5 January 2014

This is a small restaurant full of charm, serving flavorful dishes. We have never been disappointed. The restaurant is on King street in the heart of old town. A great place to stop after a day of shopping or just a fine dinner with your...More

Thank Loveforfood
Reviewed 2 January 2014

It is so easy to discover places to eat when you use the trolley down King St in Alexandria, VA. Went there for dinner Monday evening. The food was pretty good, many little rooms, restrooms are up a set of stairs

Thank Ginna637
Reviewed 22 December 2013

Arrived just before 6:00 on a cold Friday night. Helped them open the doors, but they made us feel welcome. Given a table at the front window where we could watch the people on King Street. The waiter helped us select a wonderful wine and...More

Thank artsletters
Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

Cute Italian place in Old Town. Many standard pasta and met dishes. Decent wine list and prices are overall reasonable. Service is attentive. I was there about a week so for dinner on a Sunday night. Calamari was tender but the breaking was hit or...More

Thank gondekp
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We made reservation to try based on TA reviews. We were not disappointed. The food, service, and prices were all good. For old towne AX, the prices were ok. The calamari, gnocchi, and lobster bisque were very good. Calamari was a bit salty. The wrapped...More

Thank Scissorkickers
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My favorite: Grilled Atlantic Salmon with Mashed Potatoes, Pancetta, Roasted Garlic and Shallots; and Grilled Rack of Lamb, with Melted Leeks over a Spring-Onion Potato Cake See what they have to offer ....I am sure you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 722 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
    (Columbus Street)
  • Public Transportation: King Street Metro
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-0088
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