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Chart House

1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
+1 703-684-5080
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went there with family and friends and I was disappointed because the reviews and menu looked great. The server was not very friendly or attentive. We had to ask about the fish of the day, the specials, etc. In e seemed more irritated that...More

Thank Vlo Z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Super fine food, handcrafted cocktails and sitting outside on the deck viewing the river and boats is wonderful. This is a super great place to eat. High Quality food and service!

Thank Islandprincess28
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went already twice for lunch on the terrace of the Chart house. With sunny weather, this is an excellent place. The view on the river and the harbour is very nice. The black salmon salad is delicious.

Thank PeterW37
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has a wonderful atmosphere and the outside deck is great with the waterfront views. food is flavorful and tasty. We ordered appetizers only: Crab Tater Tots, Coconut Crunchy Shrimp, Fried Artichoke Hearts, Mim Chee Calamari. We shared between four adults. The calamari was...More

Thank Kendra J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Solo dinner at bar and staff was very attentive and provided good recommendations. Tuna was very delish. Good wine too. And view is right on waterfront.

Thank BiancaBunn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a rainy day and almost cancelled BUT we are so glad that we didn't. Still had a riverside table and could watch all the activities outside. The grilled swordfish was perfectly cooked and the mango chili salsa was an excellent topping choice...More

Thank nyasgrandpa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a surprise lunch done for our daughter and 4 other friends. We had reservations and were seated quickly at a large round table that allowed everyone to view the Potomac River and the beautiful Spring day outside. We shared a few appetizers, and all...More

Thank Aimee D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had lunch here with a colleague and two friends, and generally come here about once a year when I am in D.C. The Chart House is on the Alexandria waterfront, with a great view across the Potomac to Anacostia and D.C.'s southwest. Service is...More

Thank Graemeauton
Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a reservation weeks ago, just to plan ahead, and I am glad. I forgot about all the College Graduation and local HS proms about as this location was super busy on a friday evening. The staff just rolled with it, and my table...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our last day we enjoyed lunch at Chart House in a practical an empty house. We have seen more inventive menus, but the chosen food was well prepared and delicious. The steak tavern sandwich and the prime rib french dip are recommended. Shoestring fence...More

Thank tom2831
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Tim F
19 August 2017|
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Response from ChicagoBob1 | Reviewed this property |
It is handicap accessible. There is a ramp next to the stairs to the main entrance.
Adela R
2 April 2017|
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Response from Muffarah M | Reviewed this property |
Parking is close by - street parking if you can find it, or the public garage.
sheila F
19 March 2017|
Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
They serve cold water lobster tails....I don't remember seeing a lobster tank at the Chart House. Calling the restaurant directly may be the best way to answer your question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
    (Union Street)
  • Public Transportation: King Street Metro Station
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-684-5080
  • E-mail
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