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Alexander's

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105 South Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011 (Campbell/Salem)
+1 540-982-6983
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17:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Wed 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Roanoke, Virginia
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I celebrated Valentines Day here last night. It was a perfect evening. The served a limited menu for the holiday and the choices and combinations were remarkable. Service was very good and the servers knowledgable. Cocktails are always a strong point and they make a Sidecar better than any New York bar I've ever been to...and that's... More 

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Va
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72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice decor and great staff. Very good food but expensive. We enjoy going here for special occasions Special place

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Thank judyCS
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

My husband and I had an incredible dinner for our anniversary. The staff/ servers were so attentive. Top notch service all the way. My husband had the filet and shrimp. It was cooked perfectly. I had the salmon and it was very good. Our favorite was the shrimp and grits appetizer. The grits were so creamy. Yum! I would recommend... More 

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Thank Ladykylie
Roanoke, Virginia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Alexander's, an elegant staple in downtown Roanoke, has always been a consistently good place for a special meal. However, this visit probably took them off my list of possibilities. There's no denying the service and atmosphere are impeccable, but a change in the menu and pricing structure has made it a very poor choice for many. Small plates have become... More 

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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Took customers visiting from Japan and had a wonderful meal. The filet was very popular and for a good reason. Fabulous meal and service. Only downside is the price especially when the drinks are flowing freely.

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Thank GregM_VA
Roanoke, United States
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256 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Called early in the week to make a reservation for Saturday evening. They were booked during the times we were looking for. They suggested Friday and suggested early since it was the Dickens of a Christmas parade Night. It worked for us. We arrived and were promptly seated. We ordered wine and decided on the veal entre. We were served... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We wanted to have a nice dinner while we were stopping overnight on our way to Knoxville. I found Alexanders on TripAdvisor and I was able to make a reservation. What a find. The restaurant has a nice cozy atmosphere. The food was delicious. I had the filet and shrimp which had a Cajun twist to it and was delicious.... More 

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Knoxville, TN
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Wonderful selection of foods, local flair. The service was superb and it was a great place to meet and dine with friends.

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Thank tmscott
Roanoke, Virginia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

For years, Alexander's has been our family's go-to place for fine dining whether for a special event or just because we wanted the luxurious experience of exquisite food, graciously served in a welcoming setting right in downtown Roanoke. The offerings on the regular menu are complemented each night by several specials. Every meal includes a perfect salad. The cocktail and... More 

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Thank RoanokeDoug
North Carolina
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104 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were well served by Rachel on our first visit to Alexander's. Overall, we really enjoyed our meals of locally sourced ingredients. Everything was well-prepared, with inventive sauces and beautiful presentation. We especially enjoyed our appetizer of shrimp over a cake of corn pudding, garnished with locally grown jalapeno slices and a sauce made with hints of the pickling liquid... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 35
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 South Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011
    (Campbell/Salem)
  • Public Transportation: Adjacent to City Bus Station and Smart Bus from VA Tech, Blacksburg & New River Valley
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-982-6983

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?