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5000 Seminary Rd, Alexandria, VA 22311-1946 (Beauragard St.)
+1 703-379-2346
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06:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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Schertz, Texas
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Met friends here after work. They offer $5 small plates during happy hour. The wings, calamari, pot stickers and fish and chips were great for the price!

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Thank Rose M
Mississippi
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608 reviews
476 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

I stopped here for a late lunch on a Tuesday. I was immediately sat. My order was quickly taken: deviled egg appetizer and the bahn mi sandwich. The food was outstanding and fairly priced. The service was good too

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Thank Gary C
Diani Beach, Kenya
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93 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Stopped in there for dinner as we arrived to late to go out and ended up having two more meals there. The wait staff are very friendly and helpful. The food is absolutely brilliant. Good selection of beers and wine.

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Thank Henry M
Alapaha
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

I ate several meals here as I was attending a seminarian the Hilton Mark. I ate the buffet once and ordered from the menu twice. Two of the meals were fine, one was not. All the wait staff serving me were not native speakers of English which in one case presented a problem. I ordered rice with one meal and... More 

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Thank Gaye E
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I think this place has great food , but I feel like the service could be a little better .It was the first time I tasted Sushi and it was good . I would surely go back to the restaurant but ONLY if I was staying at the hotel. It is not a place.

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Thank Mocha411
Munich, Germany
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Finn And Porter gives you nice food in a very friendly environment with good service. And the service is very important..

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Below Average for Breakfast and Average for lunch. Very nice and friendly staff. It would be great if they had more options of restaurants.

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Thank ChiTownLolly
Denver, Colorado
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453 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I ate here twice while attending a conference and I have to say that the food was good. The first time I went, I was sat down and no one came to serve me so after 10 minutes I left, strangely I went back and the other 2 times the service was quite good the food very nice and freshly... More 

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Thank ThatchersBiscuit
Michael M, General Manager at Finn and Porter, responded to this review

Thank you for you feedback. Am glad you were able to try us twice after to see the improvement we have made on service. we look forward to having you back again soon. More 

Regina, Canada
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104 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I am staying at the Hilton, and arrived early (Sept 14) as my room was not ready. I decide to have a beer while I waited. I decided to sit at the bar, and settled in. I waited as the sushi chef worked 5 feet from me, I waited as several servers walked passed me, walk behind the bar, only... More 

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Thank DrGreg1963
Michael M, General Manager at Finn and Porter, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We sincerely apologize for the experience you had. Your candid feedback is useful to help recognize where we fell short on service. As you mentioned this is certainly not typical Hilton standards. I hope you can give us another opportunity to regain your confidence in our service. Please... More 

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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I was hoping for a light meal and wine before turning in. My only mistake in ordering the calamari is that it was such a huge serving. It was excellent and came with 2 tasty dipping sauces. The service was excellent, too.

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1 Thank phrogphile
Michael M, General Manager at Finn and Porter, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and service. We look forward to having you back during your next visit in the area. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Sushi, Japanese, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 00:00
Monday
06:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 00:00
Thursday
06:00 - 00:00
Friday
06:00 - 00:00
Saturday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 Seminary Rd, Alexandria, VA 22311-1946
    (Beauragard St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-379-2346

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