While not our first choice on this particular evening, what a find! A gentle request scored us a seat by the window which increased our experience ten fold as we dined and people watched. Service, while slow to begin, was solid and attentive. Mussels were outstanding. Pasta dishes followed suit. Shrimp and capers over a long pasta were kicked up... 更多
We have been going to Il Porto since 1976. I still try to stop when in Virginia. This restaurant has not changed in its high standard of food preparation in all these years. I have recommended Il Porto to friends for years and have never been told that is was bad. Suggest trying the organic Candoni Merlot organic with your... 更多
We went because a friend recommended it,however we would not. My stuffed shrimp special was a paltry offering of just 2(!) shrimp with risotto on the side. The shrimp were stuffed with more bread than crabmeat and when the waiter was questioned about the amount of shrimp the response was: "the chef said they're jumbo shrimp." I can assure you... 更多
My friend and I met here for lunch today, and we both enjoyed our meals greatly. We both got a panini, and while the chicken in the grilled chicken panini was pretty thin, the sandwich itself was very tasty. I had to ask for more water, which I feel outght not to be necessary at any sit-down restaurant, but overall... 更多
Had a Valentines meal with my wife. Had a magical walk down King Street in a snow squall, and was warmly greeted by the staff, and welcomed to our table a few minutes ahead of our reservation, even though they were packed. The food was outstanding. Service was exceptional, and we will be back. I had some special that had... 更多
Wonderful evening in upstairs loft. Scored a 5 out of 5 on presentation and taste for the 5 separate meals we ordered. Highly recommend if you enjoy good pasta and seafood.
Old Town Alexandria has a lot of places to eat, but this Italian restaurant is one of the best. It is in a very old house, dating back to the 1800's. The story of the building is in the back of the menu. The food is very authentic, and the service is very good too.