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Joe Theismann's Restaurant

1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
+1 703-739-0777
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here during a recent visit to DC area. My wife and I used to go to Joe Theismann's years ago at the original location, so came here for old time's sake. The new place is fancier and newer and the menu was different than...More

Thank KaneoheBoy
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

They exceeding my expectations with the quality of food. I expected top notch. I was pleasantly surprised with the prices. I expected higher. Not a budget restaurant, but a reasonably priced higher end one. Great beef!

Thank LVworldTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wedge salad was delicious and steak was cooked to perfection. If you are have a craving for a great steak Theismann’s is the best in Alexandria.

Thank LRE4Life
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband had to go to this restaurant because of who owned it and we loved the food and the service...the servings were large and everything was tasty

Thank Pmitchell44_phm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place for lunch. Had a really good burger cooked the way I wanted it not too rare or too well done. Lots to choose from. My wife had a great salad. Probably a good place to see a football game on Sundays. Unlike other...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in to this restaurant because of its convenient location next to the King Street Metro station and close to the Hilton Garden Inn where I am staying. The menu is quite varied so it should appeal to the tastes of everyone in your...More

Thank pinnacle-project
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for dinner at about 6:30 on a Saturday evening. This was a great time for dinner. The location is on a bus route and across from Hilton Old Town Alexandria. The wait staff was very pleasant and took care of our cocktails and...More

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for happy hour drinks & Apps. Friendly attentive staff. Food was good & happy hour pricing on bar food

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived to Alexandria late and checked into the Embassy Suites. We asked about dinner options and were suggested to go to Joe Theismann's. The flatbread pizzas, spinach artichoke dip and bacon shrimp were all great! Prices were a little high but we were hungry...More

Thank darendakersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

I discovered Theismann's by accident, it's very close to the Metro and Alexandria train station, but it's good food and great service has made it one of my favorites. The lobster bisque was a staple, and they are very generous with their free birthday entree....More

Thank Sean M
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3 January 2018|
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Response from Debbie D | Reviewed this property |
All day basically. It has a big bar. I would say 5pm though.
19 November 2017|
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Response from Ron T | Reviewed this property |
Open noon til 9 p.m. with $30 set menu includes turkey and fixings.
David J
17 July 2016|
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Response from ZenBabe96 | Reviewed this property |
We saw everything from business attire to casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 Diagonal Rd, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-2840
    (King Street)
  • Public Transportation: Joe Theismann's Restaurant is well served by public transportation. The King Street Metro train is located across the street on the blue and the yellow lines, only two stops from Reagan Airport. Also across the street are the Amtrak and VRE trains, Alexandria Dash Bus and REX bus stops as well as the free city Tolley.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-739-0777
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