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105 South Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011 (Campbell/Salem)
+1 540-982-6983
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Wed 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Knoxville, TN
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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 1 week ago

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 

Thank RoanokeDoug
North Carolina
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104 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

Thank Laz1544
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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
Roanoke, Virginia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 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
Midlothian, Va
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73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 in the last 14+ years.

Thank Gregg-Midlo
Roanoke, Virginia
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Long my favorite Virginia restaurant, my wife and I celebrated our anniversary there Saturday night. Everything was perfect. We had requested a specific table and it was held for us. The atmosphere was perfect, the attentive staff rivals any of the great restaurants anywhere, and the food delish and very well presented. We began our evening with Sidecar cocktails, a... More 

Thank roahokie
Roanoke, Virginia
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I wanted to review Alexander's again because we love it so much. It is always our go-to place for a special occasion. Last night was a combination birthday, anniversary celebration. Alexander's did not disappoint. To the contrary, it surpassed our already high expectation. My wife had the pan seared maple leaf farms duck breast andd it was exquisite. I had... More 

Thank Paul E
Roanoke, United States
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222 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Friday night birthday dinner at our "go to" dining establishment. Had a reservation. Favorite table was next to a party of eight who were enjoying themselves. We asked to be moved to a table away from the group and were immediately moved. I had the mixed grill which was excellent. Wife had the scallops which were also excellent. Bread, croissants... More 

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Canton, Georgia
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61 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We made a reservation at this restaurant as we thought they were part of the chain of Alexander's which we enjoy. Once we saw the menu we realized they were not part of this chain. My husband had the special striped bass almandine last night which was very good but overpriced and very small portion and there were no almonds... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 South Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011
  • 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?