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Satay Sarinah

512A S van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22304-4612
+1 703-370-9672
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Indonesian
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512A S van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22304-4612
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

This restaurant is located in a strip mall in an commercial area of Alexandria. But the food is authentic, well cooked and nicely served. You will enjoy the satay and wonder why you have not been here before!

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Satay Sarinah is one of the very few restaurants in DC Metro that enchants the clientele with fabulous Indonesian dishes, notable are Chicken satay and beef curry. After all, Indonesia is one of the most authentic places in the world for exotic spices. The bad...More

2  Thank csserious
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Having enjoyed this Indonesian restaurant over the years after it relocated from DC, I was sorry to see that it had closed. An Indian restaurant now inhabits the property.

2  Thank LAPR1
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I just returned to the DMV after living in Indonesia for three years and was craving some good Indonesian food. After reading other reviews I was excited to make the drive from MD to Alexandria. I invited an Indonesian citizen who was visiting the area...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Had quite a few dishes and they were all excellent. Prices are cheap, quantities are generous, service is friendly. Located in a strip mall with lots of other international cuisines - Thai, Korean, Chinese, Ethopian, Vietnamese, Tex Mex

Thank Dman40
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Had excellent dish of beef rendang. Should have tried satay but will next time. Great service pleasant owner and chef. Great find for good Indonesian food in Alexandria and dc area. Will return

Thank jnunnink
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Satay Sarinah is a nice reminder of the good food you can get in Indonesia -- The beef rendang and the ayam bumbu rujak are tasty and you can ask to have the "fire" adjusted to your taste. I like it spicy and that's what...More

Thank DollysBaby
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Learned about this little place which I had lost track of over the years as I was in and out of DC area and it moved from Georgetown to Alexandria. I'm in love. Ordered rendang and chicken satay as carry out for me and my...More

Thank DollysBaby
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I have spent a lot of time in Indonesia and have tried many Indonesian restaurants in North America that claim to be "authentic". One in New York, for example, was just another undefinable, Asian eatery (good but not authentic) and a few others scattered around...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 30 May 2014

I found this place on Google, and I thought this was the closest Indonesian restaurant around Washington, D.C. area. It took 30 minutes driving from the Northwest area of Washington, D.C. However, the place was simple. The food was delicious. "Satay" is their signature dish...More

Thank Kerry A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512A S van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22304-4612
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Landmarks / Van Dorn
  • Neighbourhood: Landmarks / Van Dorn
  • Phone Number: +1 703-370-9672
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