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Shooter McGee's

$$ - $$$American, ,
5239 Duke St, Alexandria, VA 22304-2922
+1 703-751-9266
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“burgers” (14 reviews)
“lobster” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
5239 Duke St, Alexandria, VA 22304-2922
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Messed up drinks, waitress would walk right by and not make eye contact. Food was okay but hard to enjoy with poor service. We left early

Thank foodiewannabe2005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s cute little spot but there not much that surrounds it. The service was good and the people were friendly. It’s a place to just hangout and talk

Thank Anin A
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My first time there the service was awful. I went back a couple weeks ago and the service was much better! I had the crab and lobster cakes and they were good, every enjoyable! Bartender made a great cosmopolitan!!

1  Thank Dhanchul
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

After finding hair in my food a couple times before they changed management I was done with them. They are located very close to my job so myself and some coworkers decided to give it another go. This time it was different in a good...More

Thank rekischas
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Great local place. Always enjoy. Good food and friends. Grew up near there. Friendly people. Always a good time

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We went on a Sunday which was Taco night, can't say enough about how good the shrimp tacos were!! However service was horrible and very slow. Don't bother with the beef tacos!!

1  Thank Whitty955
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Great food and even better service!! Destiny, Wes and Donna are great! Make you feel kind you are at a fun, friendly lunch / dinner!! Can't wait to go back ! Thx!!

Thank Lmd613
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are regulars and know most of the servers by name. We generally come at least once a week. But tonight, the service was poor. It took at least 15 minutes to get a server to even order drinks. We waited 15...More

2  Thank T. Lorraine L
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is your sterotypical neighborhood bar. It has nightly specials. The place itself really is a hole-in-the-wall and a bit tired in decor and the service has never really been stellar and the bathrooms are dicey but the food here has been consistently and surprisingly...More

Thank BoudreauBoyz
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Found this gem on TripAdvisor and was pleased with the outcome. The Signature Burger was delicious as was the mac & cheese. The cocktails were strong and so was the service! Great place for dinner!

Thank Sarah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5239 Duke St, Alexandria, VA 22304-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Landmarks / Van Dorn
  • Neighbourhood: Landmarks / Van Dorn
  • Phone Number: +1 703-751-9266
  • E-mail
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