Known for its creative comfort food, waterfront fare and independent restaurants steeped in historic charm, Alexandria, Virginia, just minutes from Washington, D.C., has dozens of new dining spots waiting to be discovered. From authentic Mexican offerings to beer gardens where food is at the forefront, 25 new concepts showcase the city’s evolving and innovative culinary scene. Keep reading, and let the flavors speak for themselves.
Tacos & Mexican Fare
If 2018 set the stage for a taco resurgence with Smoking Kow BBQ’s brisket-stuffed tortillas and Tequila & Taco’s opening in Carlyle, then 2019 points to a full-blown taco renaissance with three more restaurants focusing on creative tacos joining the mix.