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1225 Powhatan St, Alexandria, VA 22314-1305
+1 703-548-2747
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10:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri 10:30 - 22:00
Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Washington DC
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120 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK, this is not a leading edge foodie stop, but foodies and oldies alike can be happy here. In a cozy, friendly neighborhood atmosphere, solid, reliable, tasty Greek and Italian comfort food is served up. For a little excitement, start with the flaming cheese app -- reminded us of good times in Chicago Greek town in the 80's. End with... More 

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Thank Beachbilly
Alexandria, Virginia
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Thank you Vaso for another excellent meal! We have never been dissapointed dinning here. Every time we have walked into this little restaurant we are always greeted with a friendly smile from Venera and her team. What makes this restaurant so special are the great people who work there. Yes on the great menu, yes on the amazing food and... More 

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Thank cptbob330
Williamsburg, Virginia
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515 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

When ever we are in Alexandria we always try and stop here. Been going since they opened. Excellent Italian and Greek food plus specials. Took a friend recently for an wonderful dinner. keep up the great work Vaso

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Thank Bear H
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

On our visit to attend a convention in Washington D.C. our hotel was in Old Towne Alexandria. After coming back from a long day playing tourist we decided to head out to eat. We must have passed this little gem of a restaurant at least 3 times trying to decide what to eat. Finally we decided to try Vaso's. We... More 

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1 Thank Vic W
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Vaso's is a hidden little gem that is one of my favorite restaurants in the D.C. area. It has a very unique balance of simplicity and sophistication that makes it much more than just a lunch spot for me. I typically get one of the fish dishes with capers which are all amazing (just be warned if you're on a... More 

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Thank Bradford C
Alexandria, Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Everything that we ordered was delicious. The table bread was piping hot and served with a quality olive oil for dipping, the salad was fresh and the dressing was outstanding. Gyro and chicken souvlaki were great. They are liberal with use of a moderate strength feta. They even sprinkle it on the fries. The setting is intimate with 2 top... More 

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Thank NicoleAC77
Fairfax, Virginia
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152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I eat here often enough to know the dishes and the expectation of a good meal. I've had really good meal here but that is usually with the pasta, pork, lamb or beef dishes. I had the seafood special which was shrimp, squid, mussels and clams with red sauce over pasta. This night the seafood was over... More 

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Thank Sara C
minnesota
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Ease of reservation, portion size, price, and most importantly taste were all spot-on. Delicious greek food. The large menu and additional Italian options were a great bonus. My only nit pick - the place was a bit musty inside like a damp basement. But nothing overly serious. Would easily recommend.

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Thank mholder37
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3,217 reviews
1,349 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

This was a great meal in a lovely restaurant. My friend and I stopped in here for lunch before I dropped her off at the airport, and we both left full and happy. Service was friendly and quick, the food was delicious, and I would happily recommend this restaurant to others!

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Toronto
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

I went here based on the high reviews from all sites and limited choices within walking distance of my hotel. I do not understand the rave reviews which seem to be primarily from locals who may not have much experience at Greek restaurants. Restaurant does not have a website and menu shown on Google search had prices 1/2 of what... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Powhatan St, Alexandria, VA 22314-1305
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-2747

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?