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Blackwall Hitch

€€ - €€€Seafood, American,
5 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
+1 703-739-6090
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“mahi tacos” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:59 Hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
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Reviewed today

Stopped in for a late lunch, ate in the bar area. We both ordered the mahi fish tacos and they were served very HOT, everything was fresh and flavorful. The placed was clean, our server was friendly and provided very good service. I would recommend...More

Thank trav115
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have eaten at the Blackwall Hitch several times in 3 years. I choose this restaurant because its a lot more casual and less expensive then the other restaurant on the Old Town dock. That one does have a better view. The food is not...More

Thank r0bertp0s
Reviewed 4 days ago

We heard about the $1 oysters for happy hour and they did NOT disappoint. I love oysters and given the fact that oysters in Alexandria can be up to $2 I was going to get my share of oysters and ended up with over 2...More

Thank corkscrewd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of us went out for late night desserts to celebrate a friends birthday. Service was decent except it took a really long time to get the check. Live band was fun, lots of people up dancing, and they sang happy birthday.

Thank TroisChatsLies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK, we're visiting family in DC from out of town. You go to Old Town Arlington for something to do. This is a tourist restaurant. They know you'll never go back. They can charge what they want. I had the oyster poboy. It was on...More

Thank IMTrue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the food and service were great, they would not let us out on the patio. The greeter had told us we could, but then someone came and told her no. It was awkward. There were other customers on the patio, but they told us...More

Thank 8439JG
Lane E, Manager at Blackwall Hitch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so sorry that there was some confusion about the patio! Will be looking into that to ensure that doesn't happen again and also that our Flaming Crab will actually be served lit. If you're interested, we'd love to put you in touch with a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It took me half an hour to get them to answear the phone so i could make a res for Friday night at 7, they must be busy i thought (good sign) when we got there the place was half full??? On being seated we...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We highly recommend this restaurant for the food and the service. Stop here and you will not go wrong!

Thank Destination702782
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had an extremely poor experience. We sat outside on the patio for drinks. The table was filthy with glasses, empty water bottles and general food remnants and liquids. The waiter picked up the glasses and did not clean the table, leaving the empty water...More

Thank Yana P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited during Restaurant Week and were served appropriately sized dishes. However, we were asked to wait while there were open tables and others who came after us were seated before we were. Also, I have never had to put salt on a steak until...More

Thank DawnGannon
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12 August 2016|
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Response from Blair1388 | Reviewed this property |
I have not personally known anyone who had their rehearsal dinner here, so I am unsure about the costs of something that big. I would imagine they help people with that all the time. Perhaps if you call and get a quote from... More
1 July 2016|
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Response from billwestenberger | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I don't recall seeing any dogs there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3235
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-739-6090
A dining experience blending the area's finest in tastes & talents, Blackwall Hitch is a coastally inspired concept that creates a local connection. Here you'll find seasonally driven and locally sourced food and spirits, great local music and the area's friendliest staff and patrons. With each visit as you take in the local flavor, we guarantee you'll be hook in no time. Get hooked on the flavor.
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