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Sapore D'Italia

1301 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1713
+1 703-683-9680
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
28 Jul 2015
“Home Sweet Homw”
29 May 2015
“Amazing!”
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian
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LOCATION
1301 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1713
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 28 July 2015

Very relaxing spot to come grab a drink w/friends, family, or just to meet new people. The menu changes infrequently enough that you can try various options. The pizza is also a great option as well.

Thank benjaminzzz
Reviewed 29 May 2015

We visited while in the area on vacation last week over memorial day weekend with a groupon for a family dinner. First let me say the service was excellent, the dining area we sat in was not very big and they had some seating outside...More

Thank d a m
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Sapore d'Italia is a great restaurant, given the price point. Casual, relaxed. Very good food, attentive service, and a nice price point to make it a regular place for dinner or lunch.

Thank Wineaux FromAlexandria
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Oscar, the owner puts his personal best in this very dependable Italian restaurant . The menu offers many very basic yet delicious Italian dishes. My fav is the fresh whole clam linguini vongale with a perfect blend of spice and garlic . Always have had...More

Thank sucefredto
Reviewed 13 August 2014

My husband and I grabbed a last minute dinner here - decided to sit outside. Very attentive service and the food was yummy. The prices were reasonable and good selection of wine. This is a neighborhood gem!

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

I've been to Sapore at least 4 or 5 times over the past few years, and I've never been disappointed. The portions aren't oversized, nor is the food overpriced. It's not fancy or frilly, so those looking for an upscale dining "experience" should go somewhere...More

Thank sweeney72492
Reviewed 21 May 2014

This is a small neighborhood spot in the Del Ray section of Alexandria. I like to drop in for pizza or pasta. Oscar will make sure the pizza crust is extra crispy or the pasta has extra garlic. Bar and wine list is small, but...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Our kitchen is being remodeled so we've been eating out a lot. We've been eating here almost every night lately. And why not? The food is really great! Dinner for two $50 Sun-Wed plus a bottle of wine! Great service too!

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 20 December 2013

We had a Groupon to use the place, and the waiter was....well, let's say, very busy. The place for a Wednesday night was busy. It looked mostly like neighborhood traffic and this should tell you something. The food was served fresh and it was tasty,...More

Thank corkscrewd
Reviewed 19 December 2013

We arrived around 6:00 pm and were seated immediately. That's about all that I can say and be positive. The server was barely civil and slow hardly describes the service; the dinner salad arrived before the appetizer, the sauce was without seasoning and other people...More

Thank geniim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1713
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-683-9680
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