The Wharf

The Wharf Alexandria's renowned Seafood Restaurant, right in the heart of Old Town Alexandria

The Wharf is the perfect dining experience for those seeking an authentic taste of Old Town Alexandria’s historical roots with its amazing seafood specialties.

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Price Range: $$

General Manager: Teo Montufar

07/13/2019

A beautiful day for a bday celebration! Happy birthday Alexandria, we’ve loved you over 50 years and we’re not stopping now ♥️ join us for dinner and drinks before the celebratory fireworks!

DID YOU KNOW...you can find little tidbits of knowledge about The Wharf’s historical building all around our dining ro...
07/11/2019

DID YOU KNOW...you can find little tidbits of knowledge about The Wharf’s historical building all around our dining rooms? Come find them all for yourself!

Happy Birthday #ALX! Visit us for dinner and drinks on historic King Street before the big show. We’ll see you Saturda...
07/09/2019
USA & Alexandria's Birthday Celebration | July 13, 2019

Happy Birthday #ALX! Visit us for dinner and drinks on historic King Street before the big show. We’ll see you Saturday!

Come join the USA and Alexandria's birthday celebration on July 13, 2019. From fireworks to live music by the Alexandria Symphony, it's sure to be a blast.

BRUNCH on a FRIDAY?! Recover from your Independence Day celebrations on Friday, July 5th with a bloody mary and a benedi...
07/02/2019
Brunch

BRUNCH on a FRIDAY?! Recover from your Independence Day celebrations on Friday, July 5th with a bloody mary and a benedict...it's what GW would do.

Grilled Chicken SaladA mixed power blend of shredded beets, broccoli, brussels sprouts, radicchio, kale and carrots in a citrus vinaigrette .. 15

Welcome home Tall Ship Providence! Remember, we'll be OPEN on July 4th and all weekend long for you to come grab some lu...
07/02/2019

Welcome home Tall Ship Providence! Remember, we'll be OPEN on July 4th and all weekend long for you to come grab some lunch, see the ship, and explore historic Old Town Alexandria! Tall Ship Providence Foundation Visit Alexandria VA

Welcome to Alexandria, tall ship Providence! She arrived at midnight, the Woodrow Wilson Bridge opening as she sailed through. See a preview of Providence at Founders Park—opening late summer for tours and cruises.

Tall Ship Providence Foundation

Have ya heard...we’ll be here! Celebrate America in the home of GW himself. Visit Alexandria VA The Zebra Press - GOOD...
06/25/2019

Have ya heard...we’ll be here! Celebrate America in the home of GW himself. Visit Alexandria VA The Zebra Press - GOOD News in Alexandria, VA The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Old Town Business and Professional Association Old Town Crier Regional Magazine

Sunday is about to be your new favorite day of the week. BRUNCH 11am-4pm AND HAPPY HOUR 4-7pm. Start [or finish] your we...
06/15/2019

Sunday is about to be your new favorite day of the week. BRUNCH 11am-4pm AND HAPPY HOUR 4-7pm. Start [or finish] your week off right!

We’re mixin’ it up with our Ceviche Mixto! With chilled scallops, calamari, shrimp, and white fish with lime, cilant...
06/07/2019

We’re mixin’ it up with our Ceviche Mixto! With chilled scallops, calamari, shrimp, and white fish with lime, cilantro, red peppers, and avocado. Get it before it’s gone!

This is how we [lobster] roll! All of this warm, tender Maine lobster in a buttery roll for only $18!! The best value yo...
06/04/2019

This is how we [lobster] roll! All of this warm, tender Maine lobster in a buttery roll for only $18!! The best value you’ll find in old town guaranteed.

Summertime magic ✨
05/30/2019

Summertime magic ✨

It’s TWO FOR TUESDAY! Two starters, two entrees, a dessert and a bottle of wine to share for only $80!! Try our classi...
05/28/2019

It’s TWO FOR TUESDAY! Two starters, two entrees, a dessert and a bottle of wine to share for only $80!! Try our classic radicchio salad before diving into our famous all-lump crab cakes! Sounds like the perfect date night deal👌🏻

This weekend, and everyday, we thank those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Thank you for your service.
05/26/2019

This weekend, and everyday, we thank those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Thank you for your service.

Oysters on the half-shell, wine on the half-price!! All bottles of wine $50 or less are half-priced every Thursday. Raw ...
05/23/2019

Oysters on the half-shell, wine on the half-price!! All bottles of wine $50 or less are half-priced every Thursday. Raw oysters and a crisp bottle of white just screams summer!

We will be OPEN on Memorial Day. Join us for brunch, happy hour, and everything in-between. Message us here for question...
05/21/2019

We will be OPEN on Memorial Day. Join us for brunch, happy hour, and everything in-between. Message us here for questions or reservations!

Tempura softshell crab sandwich!! We repeat: a soft-shell crab fried in a crispy tempura batter on a toasted bun with ou...
05/17/2019

Tempura softshell crab sandwich!! We repeat: a soft-shell crab fried in a crispy tempura batter on a toasted bun with our famous Florida mustard sauce! Come and grab one for lunch!

YOU’RE ONLY A DAYY AWAAYYY 🍷🍾
05/15/2019

YOU’RE ONLY A DAYY AWAAYYY 🍷🍾

TODAY: Whole LobstersTOMORROW: 1/2 Price Wine Night AND the last day of the week for happy hour at the barMake sure to s...
05/15/2019

TODAY: Whole Lobsters
TOMORROW: 1/2 Price Wine Night AND the last day of the week for happy hour at the bar

Make sure to share with your friends and we will see you soon!!

🥎 NEXT TUESDAY 🥎 come out to the 2nd Annual Del Ray vs. Old Town Restaurant Softball Battle!! Watch the restaurant...
05/14/2019

🥎 NEXT TUESDAY 🥎 come out to the 2nd Annual Del Ray vs. Old Town Restaurant Softball Battle!! Watch the restaurants of Alexandria battle it out on the field to raise money for the @baroodyproject - a local non-profit that provides ALL kids with the opportunity to participate in after school sports and activities.🏅 Tuesday, May 21st 6-9pm @ Four Mile Run Field - 3700 Commonwealth Ave. Alexandria VA @ Alexandria, Virginia

TOMORROW, help us help @vetoganation. We’ll be slinging red, white, and blue cocktails for @oldtowncocktailweek and do...
05/07/2019

TOMORROW, help us help @vetoganation. We’ll be slinging red, white, and blue cocktails for @oldtowncocktailweek and donating 25% of your entire food and beverage purchase to this wonderful military support organization. Thank you so much!

WEDNESDAY...come into The Wharf any time and support VETOGA - a local organization helping the military, veterans, and t...
05/06/2019

WEDNESDAY...come into The Wharf any time and support VETOGA - a local organization helping the military, veterans, and their families. We'll be slinging red, white, and blue cocktails for Old Town Cocktail Week and will donate 25% of your food and beverage purchase when you mention the fundraiser. Hope to see you then!

Dreamin’ [and drinkin’] in red, white, and blue! Come in NOW until May 11th to celebrate #OldTownCocktailWeek!
05/03/2019

Dreamin’ [and drinkin’] in red, white, and blue! Come in NOW until May 11th to celebrate #OldTownCocktailWeek!

Vegan, anyone? Not only is this pasta dish on our menu vegan-friendly, we are happy to work as hard as we can to accommo...
05/01/2019

Vegan, anyone? Not only is this pasta dish on our menu vegan-friendly, we are happy to work as hard as we can to accommodate every dietary preference or allergy. Just ask!

Old Town Cocktail Week starts THIS FRIDAY! But don't forget to put our Wharf Wednesday event in your calendars as we try...
04/30/2019

Old Town Cocktail Week starts THIS FRIDAY! But don't forget to put our Wharf Wednesday event in your calendars as we try to raise money for the military community and their families!

Mother's Day is around the corner...treat Mom to the best!
04/25/2019
Mother's Day Brunch

Mother's Day is around the corner...treat Mom to the best!

Grilled Chicken SaladA mixed power blend of shredded beets, broccoli, brussels sprouts, radicchio, kale and carrots in a citrus vinaigrette .. 16

Old Town's FIRST EVER Old Town Cocktail Week is fast approaching! Join us for a fantastic week of events, specials, and ...
04/23/2019
Old Town Cocktail Week

Old Town's FIRST EVER Old Town Cocktail Week is fast approaching! Join us for a fantastic week of events, specials, and delicious cocktails.

Enjoy specialty cocktails, tastings and events as you "Drink Up Old Town" and take part in Alexandria’s growing craft scene at the first-ever Old Town Cocktail Week in Alexandria, Virginia. Participating restaurants feature special cocktails while boutiques, historic sites and restaurants present ...

What a BLUE-tiful day ☀️
04/18/2019

What a BLUE-tiful day ☀️

04/15/2019
The Wharf Restaurant in Old Town Alexandria | Realtor Kelly Pappas

Thank you Kelly Pappas, Realty ONE Group Capital for joining us this weekend! She's not kidding, the crab cakes and she-crab soup are TO DIE for. Thanks for being such a great neighbor and friend to The Wharf!

The search for the best crab cake is over! The Wharf Restaurant in beautiful Old Town Alexandria, not only served us the best crab cakes ever, but the she-cr...

04/14/2019
Old Town Alexandria - Local Business Spotlight: The Wharf, Old Town Alexandria

Our friend Christine Graham, Realtor stopped in to chat the other day, and we LOVE how much she loves local. Check out our video and follow her page to get the inside scoop on Old Town and the DMV!

The Wharf - Old Town Alexandria Christine Graham - Virginia, Maryland & DC Real Estate Agent Keller Williams Metro Center

Graduations, and weddings, and showers, and reunions, and, and, and! Contact us today to get the celebration started.
04/12/2019

Graduations, and weddings, and showers, and reunions, and, and, and! Contact us today to get the celebration started.

You can’t beat spring time in Old Town 🌸
04/12/2019

You can’t beat spring time in Old Town 🌸

Almost a week away and space is filing up! Make sure to make your reservation for our Easter Brunch today!
04/11/2019
Easter Brunch

Almost a week away and space is filing up! Make sure to make your reservation for our Easter Brunch today!

Grilled Chicken SaladA mixed power blend of shredded beets, broccoli, brussels sprouts, radicchio, kale and carrots in a citrus vinaigrette .. 16

Softshell crab season is underway! Don’t miss out on these beautiful jumbo shoftshells fried crispy with lemon butter ...
04/04/2019

Softshell crab season is underway! Don’t miss out on these beautiful jumbo shoftshells fried crispy with lemon butter and the perfect sides to match. Oh happy day! @ Old Town, Alexandria

Say it with us: fish tacos never fail. Fresh rockfish, pico de gallo, avocado, and sriracha aioli. On lunch NOW!
03/28/2019

Say it with us: fish tacos never fail. Fresh rockfish, pico de gallo, avocado, and sriracha aioli. On lunch NOW!

Tuna temptation! All of our Ahi tuna is grade A, certified sustainable, and hook-and-line caught. Truly tasty 😛
03/24/2019

Tuna temptation! All of our Ahi tuna is grade A, certified sustainable, and hook-and-line caught. Truly tasty 😛

03/21/2019

The coziest spot in Old Town on a rainy day. Happy hour starts at 4pm!

Happy St. Patrick’s day ☘️ We hope to see you at the bar for our Sunday happy hour!
03/17/2019

Happy St. Patrick’s day ☘️ We hope to see you at the bar for our Sunday happy hour!

Just imagine...you on a warm spring Friday, outside on a patio, in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, with a glass of win...
03/15/2019

Just imagine...you on a warm spring Friday, outside on a patio, in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, with a glass of wine and a lobster cobb salad. You can live that dream TODAY at The Wharf! ✨

03/14/2019
Visit Alexandria VA

Mark your calendar....April 3rd-6th is PEAK cherry blossom bloom! Take a drive, hop on the water taxi, and stroll down King Street to get the most of your experience. We'll see you for lunch, brunch, happy hour, and dinner!

Just announced: peak bloom is April 3-6! Make the most of it with new cherry blossom events in Alexandria, then take the water taxi or new electric bike tours to the blooms in D.C.

👉 https://blog.visitalexandriava.com/see-cherry-blossoms-from-alexandria-va/

03/14/2019

You just can’t beat it.

03/12/2019
Visit Alexandria VA

Have you heard?! Alexandria was named #4 Best Small City in the US by the 2018 Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards! We

Alexandria, Virginia, was named the #4 Best Small City in the U.S. by the 2018 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. See what they had to say!

Crab cakes are calling...and they’re bringing their friend, filet.
03/07/2019

Crab cakes are calling...and they’re bringing their friend, filet.

ROCK OUT with this local VA Rockfish! Fresh for lunch with a light citrus coulis.
02/27/2019

ROCK OUT with this local VA Rockfish! Fresh for lunch with a light citrus coulis.

02/21/2019

Sweet ✅
Creamy ✅
Crunchy ✅
Orange-y(?) ✅
Delicious(!!) ✅

Homemade orange creme brûlée now on our dessert menu!

That’s right, we’re ready for you. We hope you have a fun, safe, and delicious snow day!119 King St. Alexandria, VA ...
02/20/2019

That’s right, we’re ready for you. We hope you have a fun, safe, and delicious snow day!

119 King St. Alexandria, VA 22314 • (703) 836-2836

It’s a gorgeous FEBRUARY Tuesday in Old Town! Join us on the patio!
02/05/2019

It’s a gorgeous FEBRUARY Tuesday in Old Town! Join us on the patio!

Address

119 King Street
Alexandria, VA
22314

Accessible by King Street Metro, free trolley service provided by King Street Trolley.

Opening Hours

Monday 11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday 11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday 11:00 - 22:30
Thursday 11:00 - 22:30
Friday 11:00 - 23:00
Saturday 11:00 - 23:00
Sunday 11:00 - 22:00

Telephone

+17038362836

Services

  • Groups
  • Outdoor
  • Reserve
  • Takeout
  • Waiter
  • Walkins

Specialties

  • Coffee
  • Dinner
  • Drinks
  • Lunch

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