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1120 King St
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 684-9669
New American, Cocktail
$ $ $
Mon, Wed–Thu: 11:30 AM–10:00 PM Tue: 5:30 PM–10:00 PM Fri–Sat: 11:30 AM–11:00 PM Sun: 5:30 AM–9:00 PM

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  • For Valentine's Day 2012, the president and first lady dined at Vermilion.
  • Mushroom dusted Fries are awesome, Don't forget to book your ride to/from V. with Taxi Magic smartphone app for a safe ride home.
  • Vermilion stays true to its surroundings in Old Town Alexandria, from a charming atmosphere to the seasonal and locally sourced menu. [Eater 38 Member]
  • What to get: Polenta-filled agnolotti; potato-leek soup with smoked cod; beet salad; rib eye with salsa verde; garlic-crusted cod with ham and potato; peanut-butter/chocolate tart.
  • *** stars in Tom Sietsema's Fall Dining Guide 2011. (Tom recommends pork chops.)
  • Everything is good but they have an excellent steak.
  • Longtime chef Tony Chittum is missed, but his successor, William Morris, is a rising star.
  • If it's a special occasion, let them know when you arrive. They'll take care of you!
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  • Cop the Chef's burger here, available at lunch and brunch, with chicken fried bacon (yup, CHICKEN FRIED BACON), cheddar, escarole and green goddess dressing.
  • Book their farm table, available for reservations two nights a week. Tony Chittum serves you himself and explains where he found all the local produce you'll be eating. A real foodie experience.
  • The vegetarian tasting menu with wine pairings was fantastic. /recommend.
  • Sit st the bar with alex as your bartender he is so helpful! Fun decor too
  • The Junior VP "box" lunch is the best bet so you can try soup and a sandwich!
  • Lobster tortellini. Delicious!
  • Amazing food. One of the best American bistros I have been to. Try the tasting menu. The butternut squash soup is very tasty.
  • You must try the Finca Sophenia malbec. I dream about this wine.
  • Enjoy live music on Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
  • Opt for the Fluffernutter or Chocolate Bar for dessert. Better yet, order both.
  • Fantastic food and atmosphere. Informed and engaged staff. But man are they slow! Had to skip dessert because it took too long to get our orders.