Alexandria Knolls is conveniently surrounded by some of the best-rated and popular dining places in Alexandria. So, whether you are in the mood for some Italian, Mexican, or good old American cuisine, these restaurants will get you sorted.
Fratelli Italian Restaurant- 410 S Van Dorn St,
Don’t let the appearance deceive you. The exterior may look old and dated but the food here is excellent. This is a local secret for great Italian dishes. Their spaghetti carbonara is incredible. Don’t forget to try out their bread or limoncello cake for dessert.
Los Tios Grill- 241 S Van Dorn St,(Van Dorn Plaza)
This Tex-Mex restaurant offers some of the yummiest enchiladas and beans in town. They have a very large menu and a bar where you can sit at to ear or have a drink. They also have outdoor seating which is perfect in summer. If you want some sangria margaritas, this is your place.
City Kitchen- 330 S Pickett St,
This laid-back restaurant offers a wide menu inspired by popular dishes from American cities. They have different specials every night along with a fairly interesting menu, from Pizza to duck or pork belly and scallops.
Shooter McGee’s- 5239 Duke St
This is a lively, warm go-to with American pub eats, a vast beer list & weekday happy hours plus patio seats. It’s best known for their delicious ribs and sweet potato fries. They have Karaoke on Thursday night’s where they serve the ribs at half price.