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Alexander's

105 S Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011-1305
+1 540-982-6983
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (17 reviews)
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
105 S Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011-1305
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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...More

4  Thank rallyn5
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.

Thank GregM_VA
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you!

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...More

Thank ejm99
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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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...More

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bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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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.

Thank tmscott
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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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...More

Thank RoanokeDoug
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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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...More

Thank Laz1544
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Great food and a very nice waitress will definitely go back we had the best time and food was not over priced

Thank jeanette D
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, even better food! Impressive wine selection. Everything we ordered was cooked to perfection. Right in the middle of the city's on you can people watch. Recommend the duck...

Thank Ralphie808
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

While it is a limited menu it is a menu tailored to the seasons and locally sourced foods. The scents and aromas will tantalize the most sophisticated palates from first to last bite. It is so refreshing to see that Alexander's has only gotten better...More

Thank Gregg-Midlo
bbmeagher, Owner at Alexander's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

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xrayjng
17 August 2017|
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Response from AlexRke | Property representative |
Good morning. We have two long tables, each will accommodate 16 guests. You can reserve on our web site or call the restaurant 540(982)6983. We do ask for a credit card number to confirm large reservations. Thank you for... More
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xrayjng
23 March 2017|
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We have recorded music but we don't have live music. Thank you for contacting us!
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Response from alex105so | Property representative |
Hello- you are in luck because we are a full service restauarantt not a steakhouse In addition to beef, we offer fish, seafood and we prepare vegetarian dinners to order. This time of year most of our vegetables come from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 35
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011-1305
    (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
  • E-mail
Description
We are SW Virginia's dining destination located next to the Farmer's Market, Hotel Roanoke Conference Center and the Taubman Museum of Art. Alexander's is an oasis for casual upscale dining. Focusing on superb ingredients; fish, seafood, prime quality Virginia aged meats and locally sourced organic produce, our cuisine showcases years of collaboration among some of the most talented chefs of our region. We have been selected two years in a row as one of the Top 100 Restaurants in the US by OpenTable.
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