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Craving Japanese Fare at The Esplanade? You’ll Find It at Momo Sushi & Cafe

Sushi lovers will be glad to discover Momo Sushi & Cafe in Alexandria's Old Town neighborhood, located just minutes from The Esplanade. This family-owned restaurant specializes in sushi combination plates, which regulars say are an especially enjoyable way to experience this traditional Japanese cuisine. To order sushi at Momo Sushi & Cafe, especially during the noon hour, you'll simply indicate…

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Granite City Food and Brewery: Good Eats and Local Beers Just Minutes from The Esplanade

The Granite City Food and Brewery chain of gastropubs is known nationwide for its craft beers, hearty burgers, specialty flatbreads, and boozy brunches that represent its home state of Minnesota. The newest Maryland location is located just a block off the banks of the Potomac in National Harbor and minutes from The Esplanade, and it doesn’t stray from the cool,…

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Planning a Special Dinner Near The Esplanade? Take Part in An Alexandria Tradition at Chadwicks

Away from the crowds on King Street, near where the Strand hits Prince, you’ll find one of Old Town’s favorite bar and grills. Alexandria residents have been coming to Chadwicks since it opened in 1979, and it remains one of the few places in the neighborhood that caters primarily to the locals. Chadwicks is the kind of place where the…

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Happy Presidents’ Day

On this day we honor all of the Presidents of our great country. If it weren’t for them, our country would not be what it is today!

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