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105 S Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011-1305
+1 540-982-6983
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (17 reviews)
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
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105 S Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011-1305
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

We recently had dinner at Alexander's for my wife's birthday. It's located in a relatively small space that used to be some type of retail business (hardware store?) in downtown Roanoke. The menu isn't extensive but has a nice selection of seafood and meat entrees,...More

Thank hbhakh
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Charming, fairly small space in two storefronts joined in the middle. The pace of service is quite slow, which I like, but it that drives you crazy you may want to go somewhere else. The hostess seats you but does not give you a menu;...More

Thank FoodieOnAHarley
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This is THE place to go for a special celebration with your loved one(s). Excellent food, service, and calm atmosphere. Very classy. We highly recommend the pecan crusted chicken.

Thank MJ_Jeff
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is one of our most favorite restaurants. From a gracious greeting from Bjorn when arriving to excellent service from Stephanie and wonderful meals from Chef Sean. The meals are far from ordinary. They have a way of pairing sauces with a simple steak, etc....More

Thank Jerrie10
Reviewed 22 May 2016

we like to celebrate with a lovely meal. This was a time to reflect on the time and enjoy good food and drink. This was not our first time here, but it is always a treat. Many thanks to the staff.

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at Alexander's twice and this last meal was to celebrate our birthdays. Service was impeccable and the food is always excellent.

Thank maaronsmith
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Alexander's exceptional cuisine, highest-quality ingredients, professional and attentive waitstaff and overall consistency make for a dining experience that never disappoints.

Thank Canopus
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Food and service were excellent. Filet mignon was done to order. Duck was outstanding. Wine selection was modest but sufficient.

Thank Art D
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I went here for a work function and it was just ok. I will not be going back and I doubt anyone with me will.

Thank Ruthy J
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Had a business meeting here. Staff was helpful and attentive. Food was excellent and came out warm even with a large group. We did not feel rushed and were given the time to enjoy our meal and the company of the other guests. It appeared...More

Thank 5bottomspink
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17 August 2017|
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Response from AlexRke | Property representative |
Good morning. We have two long tables, each will accommodate 16 guests. You can reserve on our web site or call the restaurant 540(982)6983. We do ask for a credit card number to confirm large reservations. Thank you for... More
22 March 2017|
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Response from alex105so | Property representative |
We have recorded music but we don't have live music. Thank you for contacting us!
Allison T
12 January 2017|
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Response from alex105so | Property representative |
Hello- you are in luck because we are a full service restauarantt not a steakhouse In addition to beef, we offer fish, seafood and we prepare vegetarian dinners to order. This time of year most of our vegetables come from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S Jefferson St, Roanoke, VA 24011-1305
  • 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
  • E-mail
We are SW Virginia's dining destination located next to the Farmer's Market, Hotel Roanoke Conference Center and the Taubman Museum of Art. Alexander's is an oasis for casual upscale dining. Focusing on superb ingredients; fish, seafood, prime quality Virginia aged meats and locally sourced organic produce, our cuisine showcases years of collaboration among some of the most talented chefs of our region. We have been selected two years in a row as one of the Top 100 Restaurants in the US by OpenTable.
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