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Edgardo's Trattoria

281 S van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22304-4303
+1 703-751-6700
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good16%
  • Average27%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible25%
4 Feb 2016
“Permanently closed”
30 Mar 2015
“It use to be OK not just Bad”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
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LOCATION
281 S van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22304-4303
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1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 5 February 2016

This place was an Italian-American dining spot with good pizza at one time but no longer. The service always seemed perfunctory to rude and that may have contributed to closure. When they were open they also offered carry-out and delivery.

Thank LAPR1
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Food is just OK nothing special but the service is really bad. We had a waitress with an attitude..big time. We never saw her unless we called for her. Drinks we late and if we asked for water it became a big deal. The manager...More

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 9 March 2015

A hugely overpriced Italian restaurant without the food chops to justify the prices. Standard food, standard service, big bill.

Thank PetePope1
Reviewed 15 April 2014

great white pizza appetizer. looking for a local spot and found this in a shopping strip center. very reasonable

1  Thank mary s
Reviewed 20 July 2013

I found this place randomly after craving some pasta and searching for pasta on Yelp. Edgardo was ranked first, so I decided to try it out. I ordered their shrimp, scallops, and clams pasta in the spicy tomato wine sauce. It was so good that...More

1  Thank monkichi21
Reviewed 3 June 2013

The food was not good and the service/atmosphere was terrible. I gave this place three chances: dine-in twice and takeout once. I will NEVER go to this place again even though it is right around the corner.

Thank Brett N
Reviewed 25 January 2013

The food is quite good ... fresh, tasty, homemade. But the delivery sucks at every hour of the day, lunch, dinner, etc. You are told 45mins but food does not come in less than 1:15-1:30 and the staff are really rude, to the point of...More

Thank PlateMan
Reviewed 18 September 2012 via mobile

Although my wife and I live on the other side of Alexandria, Edgardo's is our "go to" place for takeout pizza. Edgardo's is located in a recently refurbished shopping plaza along South Van Dorn Street in the west end of town. Admittedly, the restaurant's decor...More

1  Thank YankeePeddler1978
Reviewed 18 June 2012

We were the first customers for dinner on a Sunday evening, and the restaurant never was crowded, so it was a quiet place to visit and enjoy a meal. All three of us were pleased with our food, and the house signature pasta I had...More

Thank cjsalexva
Reviewed 12 June 2010

I wanted to try this place for a while but was truly disappointed during my visit. There were hardly any customers on a Friday which should have been an indication but I went ahead and tried the pasta. The food was average at best. The...More

Thank JRWilcox
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 S van Dorn St, Alexandria, VA 22304-4303
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-751-6700
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