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BRABO Tasting Room

1600 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2719
+1 703-894-5252
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“mussels” (85 reviews)
“tarts” (13 reviews)
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1600 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2719
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to Brabo's before, but this was my first visit to the tasting room. A smaller version of the restaurant with a more limited menu, the food was delicious and reasonably priced. We only had a couple of dishes and both were excellent. The...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Lazy Sunday. Late lunch. Wanted to good food and wine in very casual place. I couldn’t do better nor could you for the price. I had the price fixed three course. I had the Gazpacho with melon as my first course and it was excellent...More

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 29 August 2018

what to say about Brabo, I loved the brasserie for dinner and i think i love their sister concept next door even better. Great steak sandwich i had yesterday while on business lunch, great bread pudding, overall nothing less i expected from chef Sebastien, that...More

Thank dave11amend
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I was exhausted when I checked into the Klimpton, Lorien Hotel, because Southwest Airlines had abruptly canceled the second segment of SW 1073 from Oakland through Atlanta to Washington Reagan and forced me to fly to Columbus, Ohio and then from there to Washington Reagan....More

Thank Eve S
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

On a week visit to Alexandria, we ate here twice!! Stopped in for mussels after seeing diners through the window, and we were not disappointed!! Was very nice for a light meal and wine, but then stayed for the desserts and coffee. Also, had breakfast...More

Thank debs19312
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Sunday Brunch at Brabo Tasting Room was a wonderful treat. Creative selections and deliciously prepared and excellent service. Try the Eggs Benedict or the French Toast!

Thank Travelwestport
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Great and simple atmosphere. We sat at the bar and ordered wine/cocktails and our food. Everything we ordered came out promptly and was delicious. We started with the cheese board and it had heaps of meat and jams with a variety of cheese (the goat...More

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 25 June 2018

OK - get the Chorizo Mussels, Bottle of Wine Great service and great food, sit at the bar!! Desserts are also a home run

Thank Robplant1964
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for brunch. I had the Brabo Benedict and my wife had the waffles because they ran out of French toast. We also came in right before breakfast ended at 10:30. They shut down for an hour before lunch starts. The food was...More

Thank evancantrellsocial
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We've been to Brabo multiple times, and their mussels are the gold standard - not just for Old Town, but world wide. Whenever we have mussels anywhere, we judge them by Brabo's. Their flatbreads are also excellent, as well as their charcuterie / cheese plate....More

Thank WolfeStreetTravelcom
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12 September 2015|
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Response from MaceandMo | Reviewed this property |
I contacted the front desk (as a hotel guest). There were plenty of non reserved tables, though. Cheers.
Suzanne C
25 March 2015|
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Response from Msmouse1 | Reviewed this property |
Ditto. Try Open Table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2719
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-894-5252
Brabo Tasting Room is the casual hangout next to Brabo Restaurant, with an outdoor patio, monthly events, and a daily happy hour.
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