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105 South Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011 (Campbell/Salem)
+1 540-982-6983
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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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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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our lunch at Alejandro's this week. We eat there often. The service is always good. The staff is friendly. The food is excellent. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Brenda F
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 

Thank Ladykylie
Roanoke, Virginia
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9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 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
Roanoke, United States
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241 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 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 

Thank ejm99
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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 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Knoxville, TN
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102 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 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
Roanoke, Virginia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 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 

Thank RoanokeDoug
North Carolina
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104 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 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 

Thank Laz1544
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4 restaurant reviews
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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

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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, 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?