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Fire Flies

) #447 of 604 Restaurants in Alexandria $$ - $$$ American, , Pizza
1501 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1717
+1 703-548-7200
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, International, Pub
$$ - $$$
1501 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1717
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

First time I went was Saturday night for the Comedy Show and dinner. Saturday night are pizza night buy one get one half off. Also ordered Fish and chips. Pizza was good ( we ordered the meat lovers) and the fish and chips was cooked...More

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Over the past couple of years, we've gotten in the habit of going to Fire Flies for dinner every once in awhile. We like the neighborhood feel, unpretentious food, friendly service, and reasonable prices. We hadn't been in awhile, so decided to go for dinner...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This popular Del Ray spot is open fairly early on Sunday morning serving brunch, with offers you might expect. Waffles, omelettes, Eggs Benedict, etc. But expect the unexpected. Not just waffles, but chicken and waffles. Four different Eggs Benedicts, one with crab meat. Fill your...More

Thank Original_Shrut
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I ordered a Meatlovers Pizza and calamari. The pizza was unique in the way the meat was put on as toppings and was too large, the pizza was soggy, not crisp. The calamari was OK, but the size of the portion was an insult, at...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited for dinner to start something different in Del Ray. The drinks were good and the food tasty but really salty. I would say this is a good spot to take children as there is ample space and a variety of...More

Thank Marcy O
Reviewed 11 August 2016

You can sit inside or outside. As it was very hot, we chose inside. I ordered the cinnamon crunch waffle. It came with a generous helping of fresh fruit. This waffle was so delicious. I would go back again just to get this waffle. We...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I try to make a point of being positive and upbeat in my reviews, so I'll start with what I liked about Fire Flies: the prices. For the size of the portions, the prices were just right, and definitely kept this meal from being a...More

1  Thank policsiguy2011
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the Sunday brunch with the bluegrass band. The French toast was very decadent. The heuvos del was also good. Can't rate lunch or dinner, but would recommend their Sunday brunch, especially if your looking for something different.

Thank Thom T
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Went here for dinner with my husband on a Friday night. We ordered typical fare - pizza and hamburger and fries. The food was good but can you really mess those up. We had a nice time and our service was good. I'd like to...More

Thank ML0927
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Went there for brunch with 3 friends this past Sunday. Food was very good and service was excellent. I had the biscuits and gravy with an extra spicy Bloody Mary. The Bloody Mary was actually really spicy which I appreciated and the sausage gravy had...More

Thank Josiah H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1717
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-7200
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