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The Perfect Pita

1640 King St, Ste B, Alexandria, VA 22314-2746
+1 703-683-4330
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“pitas” (6 reviews)
“hummus” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Fast food, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1640 King St, Ste B, Alexandria, VA 22314-2746
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect for lunch! One pita would be big enough for two. We enjoyed our meal right in the shop, as it was raining. Friendly service.

Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Simple place. There was no seating inside. But wow! I had a chicken pita and it was delicious. Took no time to get.

Thank kscha925
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The Perfect Pita excels at pita carry-out. Order a tuna pita and you are sure to be pleased. The pita is fresh and the tuna filling is just the right combination of tuna, mayo and lettuce. Yummy and casual. For a working man's Old Town,...More

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Went here for lunch while on business. Was close to my work location but probably wouldn't go back. They serve Gyros (yeeros correct pronunciation) but call them Gyros with a hard G which tells me they don't serve authentic ones. I had a sandwich but...More

Thank Rutharoni
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I was so impressed with the friendly service and the excellent vegetarian farfella I went back the next day for the same entree'. There was just something about the level of personal attention and quality of the food for a "fast" food establishment that made...More

Thank Dgottshall
Reviewed 21 May 2016

If you enjoy food that is well prepared, healthy and reasonably priced, then this is a great place to go. They have wonderful take-out warm and cold pita sandwiches. I love the salads, too. This location is near the metro and there are places to...More

Thank G H
Reviewed 4 May 2016

I used this shop for a take-out pita -- excellent, fresh food. Friendly and courteous staff. Convenient location on King Street close to many hotels. They close early, so this is not a late-night choice.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The pitas including the bread were very fresh and tasty. My only complaint is the restaurant has no parking and does not validate parking tickets. We paid $10 to park for about 30 minutes. While the food was good, we will not be going back.

Thank Dee_in_DE
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The Perfect Pita has a wide array of choices that will please most any palate. Don't be put off by the "pita" in it's name ... the sandwiches The Perfect Pita offers are some of the most flavorful around. The salads are large enough to...More

Thank AgeOldDinosaur
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Stopped by for lunch and got the spinach melt Pita. Delicious, hot and fresh. Good for quick bite and excellent cheap eats!

Thank GeorgiaPear16
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1640 King St, Ste B, Alexandria, VA 22314-2746
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-4330
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