The Reserve

39 reviews
$30 & under
Contemporary AmericanAlexandria
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What Diners Think

  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem


December 1, 2018

Restaurant was a bit difficult to find, but once we were there, it was delightful. Had a cocktail that was excellent. Small menu including small plate appetizers...each one was excellent. The si...Read More


December 1, 2018

Very impressed with The Reserve. A new special spot in Del Ray.


November 24, 2018

Food was tasty. Too long a delay between dishes. A bit pricey. Wine overpriced.


October 19, 2018

Loved our experience! We tasted the wonderful cocktails and half the menu! Must come back to try the other half. Highly recommend!

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October 18, 2018

The food and service were fantastic. I will go back. The only thing that could be improved is the ambiance. Small menu but good variety and delicious food. Small dining area and excellent service.

OpenTable Diner

October 6, 2018

Amazing and delicious food! It is a cozy environment so it is a bit loud, but you settle into the noise. No complaints at all. The Burrata and the wagyu sirloin wet my favorite. Perfect for a group...Read More


October 6, 2018

This is one of our favorite restaurants in Alexandria....just avoid after the art festival. Very loud drunk people made it hard to enjoy. I think the management could/should have told the folks to ...Read More


September 21, 2018

A truly delish meal. The bang bang broccoli is so good I am craving it for breakfast right now. Our server, Margaret was a pleasure!


September 14, 2018

The coconut crepe brûlée was like a little piece of heaven!


August 30, 2018

Nothing but fantastic things to say about The Reserve. Been wanting to try this place for a while and happy to report it did not disappoint. Seasonal food, freshly prepared. Small plates that are...Read More
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  • Phone Number:

    (703) 549-2999
  • Parking:

    Private Lot
    We have 10 dedicated parking spots behind the United Bank Building, located 1.5 blocks away and next to Let's Meat on the Avenue. We validate parking with a current receipt from The Reserve 5 days a week. Please show to the attendant upon your departure.
  • Hours of Operation:

    Thu–Sat 5:00 pm–10:00 pm
  • Payment Options:

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Price:

    $30 & under
  • Dining Style:

    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code:

    Business Casual
  • Executive Chef:

    Cristian Ochoa
  • Description:

    Located in DRP's upstairs, sister space, The Reserve has been a destination of local pop up restaurants, private dining, corporate meetings, holiday parties, happy hours, and what ever other private events your heart desires.

    After nearly two years in hiatus, we have changed our dining room into an intimate 30 seat upscale casual dining experience. When making a reservation with The Reserve please be prepared to receive a call the day before your reservation. To confirm that you will be dining with us. If you do not respond by 5pm the following day we will unfortunately cancel your reservation.
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