The Best of Local


Dine in style with Alexandria Restaurant Partners - we create amazing restaurant experiences! 

Stop in at all of our Old Town restaurants as you stroll along King Street - enjoy sweeping river views and waterfront patio dining at Vola's Dockside Grill, grab a slice or enjoy delicious house-made pasta at Mia's Italian Kitchen, savor upscale comfort food and sip classic cocktails at The Majestic, indulge in a fine steak while catching the game at Theismann's, visit Lena's Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap by Braddock Metro Station for hearty Italian, cold beer, and their famous wood-fired pizza.

American Advertising, founded by Roger Parks in 1981, is a full service direct mail advertising agency, specializing in design, list targeting, printing and mailing operations. “Personal attention to detail” is the foundation of the company’s commitment to its clients.

ALX Community is the premier co-working space in Old Town which has been thoughtfully designed for entrepreneurs, small businesses, and non-profit organizations. Located just off the river and steps from King Street; ALX is hyper-focused on the local community and strives to develop personal relationships with each of their members. You will love this unique dog friendly co-working space that offers flexible membership plans, twice weekly events, and ample opportunity for collaboration. 

Creating the right marketing, public relations and event strategies for your company is about developing integrated and personalized solutions that are unique to your brand and goals for your business. Spotted MP (Marketing & Public Relations) is an innovative boutique marketing firm that provides distinctive and creative strategies that deliver impact and achieve brand growth.  Areas of Focus: Economic development, community placemaking, lifestyle, culture, and non-profits.

Asana Partners is a real estate investment company that creates value through acquisition, enhancement, and operation of distinctive retail properties in dynamic urban markets in the United States.

The water-view restaurant Hummingbird ~ Bar & Kitchen, is an energetic bar and kitchen inspired by the American spirit of cherished traditions: Clambakes and crab boils, fish fries and oyster roasts. From Sunday Brunches to Seasonal Frozen Slushees. Washington Post Food Critic Tom Sietsema says, “Hummingbird flies to the top as Old Town’s most appealing place to eat.”

The Patterson Real Estate Group is one of the most experienced and trusted real estate teams in the area, serving the community of Alexandria, VA for more than 30 years.

Each member of our team is passionate about helping people discover the enjoyable lifestyle offered in Alexandria – we’re here to make sure you find a home in this wonderful community. We take pride in providing each of our clients with an unparalleled level of service, so they can find a home in the quickest, smoothest, and most efficient way possible.

Matthew McCarthy is your local GEICO agent serving Northern Virginia, DC, and MD with an office located at 4617 Duke St, Alexandria. His team of 14 bi-lingual employees are eager to assist you for all of your insurance needs! GEICO has great rates for homeowners insurance too! GEICO NOVA is open 7 days a week! Call 703.236.1366 or stop by his office today!

Real estate is about more than just finding you a place to live; it’s about your life, your dreams, and finding your next true home. The Podolsky Group takes a different approach to real estate - one that is built on personal touches, win-win deals, and positive results. Let us show you how easy buying and selling can be, without sacrificing your bottom line. 



The Fountains Day Spa is the first Day Spa in Virginia. We are all about service, whether it is a massage, facial, waxing or body treatments. Our personal approach and dedication to each and every client is an intricate part of the services we provide.



fibre space™ is a community of makers - knitters, crocheters, weavers, and spinners. We have a carefully curated selection of yarn and fibre from US sources, unique international makers, hard to find hand dyers and more.  Come learn and create with us!



Alexandria’s legendary coffeehouse and coffee roaster since 1991.



Lotus Blooms is a sex-positive adult boutique that specializes in creating a welcoming and empowering experience.  We offer lingerie and steel-boned corsets for sizes XS - 4X, body-safe toys and lubricants, workshops, and more. Our education-focused staff look forward to answering your questions!

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McGowan Partners provides strategic technology and business consulting to large corporations, including technology roadmaps, software vendor selection, and software development.
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We understand that buying or selling a home is more than just a transaction: it’s a life-changing experience. That’s why our team of highly-seasoned real estate professionals is dedicated to providing exceptional, personalized service for all of our clients. We take great pride in the relationships we build and always work relentlessly on the client’s behalf to help them achieve their real estate goals.


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