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Carlyle Club

$$ - $$$
Eisenhower East
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411 John Carlyle St, Alexandria, VA 22314-6817 (Duke Street)
+1 703-778-4830
Wed 17:00 - 22:00
Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri 17:00 - 00:00
Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Manassas Va
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53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We had my husbands work party here and boy was it fun!! Great club, food was excellent, bar service great, music fun, fun, fun!! What a wonderful place. Will be back with my hubby again.

Thank Nursewithkids
Columbia, Maryland
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

We attended the Sinatra 100th birthday tribute show at the Carlyle, the food was great and the show was even better.

Thank Gene M
Alexandria, Virginia, USA
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

I really want to like this place. It's an old school art deco supper club where you can go see a show and have dinner. We've given them numerous times to wow us over several years and every time we leave saying we should never go back. You have to pay for the show ticket in addition to dinner and... More 

1 Thank CaddieKelly
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

Club was supposed to be able to support 250+ people. We only have about 130 & the place was packed, acoustics were very bad, & buffet service was very bad...ran out of food a number of times & we had to wait till kitchen people brought more in....very, very poor & so was the food, beef tenderloin was tuff with... More 

1 Thank Ward S
Jupiter, Florida
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2015

Went here for a wedding. Staff was great. Food was better then average. Nice atmosphere. We closed the place down!!

Thank AF5612
Oaxaca, Mexico
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2014

What starred out well soon deteriorated dramatically. We make reservations for a table for two. Shortly after we were seated another couple was brought to the table, which was set for four. We asked our waitress about it and we were told she could do nothing. The man being seated, said if we didn't like it, we could complain to... More 

1 Thank Karl W
Alexandria, Virginia
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114 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

I'm too young to have been to the Cotton Club, but if I did, I'd imagine The Carlyle Club is just like the venerable jazz institution. The entertainers are diverse, the price is right, the food is great! Dancing is encouraged and what draws me to the club! I have yet to not enjoy myself.

1 Thank Karen B
Baltimore, Maryland
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2014

Visited this location for a friends birthday dinner. The food was great, service was great. Some of our guest were Russian, so it was so complementing to have Russian servers also. The live music was great. Definitely a spot you should check out.

1 Thank RossReview
Seven Fields
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

We returned to the Carlyle Club for the second year in a row for their New Year's Eve celebration and once again had a wonderful evening. The main draw was the entertainment for the evening, Doc Scantlin and Cho Cho's big band. They were great musicians and provided a night of dancing and fun for all. The wait staff was... More 

Thank LARSevenFields
Elk Grove, California
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2013

Our friends got married at the Carlyle Club. Great Food and Great entertainment and the location was perfect.

Thank hsplain

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 John Carlyle St, Alexandria, VA 22314-6817
    (Duke Street)
  • Public Transportation: Short 5 minute walk from the King Street Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Eisenhower East
  • Neighbourhood: Eisenhower East
  • Phone Number: +1 703-778-4830

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?