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Table Talk Restaurant

1623 Duke St, 1623 Duke St, 22314-3406, Alexandria, Virginia, Alexandria, VA 22314-3406
+1 703-548-3989
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“home fries” (19 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1623 Duke St, 1623 Duke St, 22314-3406, Alexandria, Virginia, Alexandria, VA 22314-3406
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped by mid morning before catching Amtrak back to NYC. Table talk is in a good location close to major hotels, the train station and King Street. It offers above average diner food in a quaint building. Service was attentive. My omelette was well...More

Thank StevoHughes1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for breakfast. The good. They are fast. Pancakes were served hot enough to melt the rock hard butter served with them. The bad. Roasted potatoes served with the eggs had good flavor but were not hot. I had to piece together more...More

Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good breakfast here. Food was pretty good. Not the best, but solid. Decent prices. I thought they were too busy for the amount of servers. Kind of slow service, but it looked like they were overworked. Overall good breakfast. I would probably...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner tonight at Table Talk. A nice diner with several tables. Our waitress, Kat, and the manager, Michelle, were extremely personable & attentive. Props for service. Overall, our dinner was average. The meatloaf was just okay. It was a bit flavorless and had...More

Thank MJGso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In an area surrounded by hotels with the typical breakfast buffets and high hotel prices, nice to find this charming place. Great breakfast and very friendly service. Bacon was crispy without having to ask,breakfast potatoes better than most, and the eggs cooked to perfection. Great...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can tell the Table Talk has been around for a long time. There are obviously loyal and repeated customers there every time you go, and the food is (and I mean this in the best possible way) hey throwback to an earlier time. The...More

Thank dghenry
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This restaurant reminded me of a world were life was at a slower pace, where families brought their kids, or guys would sit at the bar to watch a ballgame and tell war stories. The service was excellent, prompt, and attentive. I had the meatloaf...More

Thank JJAncellotti
Michelle R, Manager at Table Talk Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review. We definately take pride knowing our customers can feel at home and take a moment to enjoy a meal before tackling the busy world.

Reviewed 27 March 2018

While staying at the Embassy Suites in Old Town we had brunch a block away at Table Talk, the front desk highly recommended it. The establishment is clean and has a lovely hometown diner decor that included fresh cut flowers at the table. It feels...More

Thank ustelephone
Michelle R, Manager at Table Talk Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We Strive to make our customers feel like they are coming home each time they travel to Alexandria. We are glad you stopped in and we can't wait to see you next time. You might run into our loooong time regular been coming since we...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Old world diner in every sense with good breakfast/brunch food. Menu was limited compared to typical diners though. Service was good. The food however lacked salt. Has its own parking!

Thank SBRavens
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Table Talk has stood the test of time. The food is not fancy or exotic but just downright feel good food. The portions are generous and the staff is more than accommodating. This time we had grilled cheese sandwiches, soups, tomato stuffed with tuna fish...More

Thank Linda R
Michelle R, Manager at Table Talk Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank come have dinner with us now. After 40 years we decided to open for dinner as well. Hope to See you soon

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27 August 2015|
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Response from Michelle R | Property representative |
Hello Table Talk has new hours we are open everyday from 7am until 10pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1623 Duke St, 1623 Duke St, 22314-3406, Alexandria, Virginia, Alexandria, VA 22314-3406
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-3989
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