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Columbia Firehouse

109 S Saint Asaph St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3119
+1 703-683-1776
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (38 reviews)
“mussels” (33 reviews)
“prime rib” (16 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
109 S Saint Asaph St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3119
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1 - 10 of 395 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brunch is a religion in the DMV so we made reservations for a table. It wasn’t needed. They were busy. We were sat immediately in a cool open room with big windows. The waitress was attentive at first but disappeared for most of our meal....More

Thank DoctorCP
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have lived in Alexandria for several years now and had somehow never heard of Columbia Firehouse until we happened to get a parking spot in from of it the other day. Intrigued by our peek through the window, we went back later that night...More

Thank Allie_Zoe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped fire som drinks and shared some small dishes. The food and drinks where good, the atmosphere was cosy, the staff was friendly. Bathroom smelled a bit funky though.

Thank Ida L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to stop when cold out. Warm and friendly vibes. Nothing earth shaking on menu. I usually have the wedge, onion rings and one of the meat selections. Not a large menu selection but a tight bistro one. Sunken room with fireplace but not...More

Thank 177Steve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this restaurant several times and all of the food is good the part tenders consistently have horrible personalities. I went today Sunday, December 17th at noon and the main bartender was rude and dismissive. Twice I wanted to ask him what his...More

Thank falisa p
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I love historical places and my son is a Jr. Firefighter so when I saw this place I knew we had to try it! We went for lunch on a Saturday. The one thing that threw us was I had looked up a lunch menu...More

Thank MellyRussi
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Located in historic Alexandria Old Town, the building has lots of charm. We finally had our family of six together for one meal as we are scattered around the globe. Our reservation was handled nicely and we were seated in a charming room. Both the...More

1  Thank phmiche
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We found Columbia Firehouse by asking Google for "restaurants near me" and were glad we did. It was a short walk from our hotel (The Alexandrian) and the old decor was really charming with the bar and irregular dining rooms connected by stairs and various...More

Thank ChrisN438
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

My wife dined on a Friday night and I got the prime rib, which was outstanding. My wife got the scallops, which were excellent but the portion was rather stingy and the accompanying corn something was not good. Good service and great atmosphere.

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I was there with a group of seventeen people. We had reservation and they were expecting us. We were seated promptly and in short order our server was there to take our drink orders. I thought everything went very well. I can only speak for...More

Thank KCMJR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 S Saint Asaph St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3119
    (King St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-1776
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