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) #45 of 604 Restaurants in Alexandria $$ - $$$ European, , Eastern European
7770 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22306-2859
+1 703-360-3660
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Central European, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
7770 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22306-2859
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

The location is an undistinguished strip mall. The restaurant is pleasant, well appointed, and welcoming. The food is Balkan, grilled meats/fish, salads, and full bar. For lunch we had chicken salad -- two skewers of nice sized chicken filets and a large green salad with...More

Thank Soars37
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Whenever i am craving cevapi i always go here I also love there house salads. Everyone is really nice and you're treated like family just know you will be well taken care off.

Thank Indira A
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Lovely atmosphere, lovely staff. Privately owned and deliciously made. Fresh bread and kajmak. Can't go wrong eating here. Saturday night reservations are recommended.

1  Thank Slavenko85
Reviewed 9 December 2015

This place is not fancy, but they know how to cook! We have found it to be very dependable in terms of the quality of the food. Very delicious!

Thank AnthonyRevae
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Needed to find a place for dinner close to DC prior seeing a show there. Found the Cosmopolitan looking on Trip Advisor. Glad I did as we had a fabulous meal. Service was quick, efficient and friendly. We started out with the 7 Ćevapčići With...More

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We had gotten rave reviews from friends about this unassuming restaurant. But the hype did not live up to the experience. The service was friendly and appropriately timed but the food was simply average. The chicken schnitzel was tasteless as was my husband's wiener schnitzel....More

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 21 November 2015

After recently returning from a vacation in Croatia, we have been reminiscing about the amazing meals and wines we enjoyed there. I searched TripAdvisor for Eastern European restaurants and found the Cosmopolitan Grill. We stopped by for lunch yesterday and were so pleased! My husband...More

Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Jammed between a Gold's Gym and a Sweet Frog, the Cosmopolitan is unobtrusive but quite deceiving. The menu is wide and varied and outstanding in all respects. I've had several dishes there, among them a veal cutlet that overlapped the plate, perfectly prepared and delicious....More

1  Thank TomUSNA1969
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

When we went there we was not looking for star food but having good and friendly atmosphere. The goulash soup Tate great and portion of main dishes are big . Difficult to finish all . Nice service and food came very fast . Still having...More

Thank Patrick t
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We eat here once or twice a month and have been for years. We have never had a bad meal. The Bosnian dishes are unique. The German dishes are as tasty as any gasthaus in Germany. The salads are crisp and fresh. They have the...More

Thank HalGMosh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
European, Central European, Eastern European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7770 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA 22306-2859
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Huntington
  • Neighbourhood: Huntington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-360-3660
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