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Local in Old Town Alexandria?

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I'll be spending the weekend in Old Town next month and would like recs for places serving local and possibly organic food in the tourist zone. Thanks.

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  1. Restaurant Eve, Vermillion, The Grill at The Morrison House.

    1. Will add Majestic and Jackson 20. I think Majestic uses local / organic (same owner as Restaurant Eve) and I can't say for Jackson 20. Both are good though.

      1. Welcome! See a slightly older thread with recommendations for Old Town:
        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/587747

        As for organic food in Old Town, I like to pick up stuff from the Whole Foods market. Also, I think Le Pain Quotidien has organic food - I've eaten dinner there once and it was pretty good. I buy their bagettes A LOT....best bread in the area.

        For a splurge, Restaurant Eve offers first-rate dishes and they really try to source locally, though I can't vouch that it's ALL organic. I still think their Lickity Split lunch menu is one of the best deals in Old Town, considering the quality of food they offer:
        http://www.restauranteve.com/menu/lic...

        For a complete listing of my Old Town recommendations, click on the link below and scroll down to Old Town:
        http://geeksqueek.blogspot.com/2009_0...

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        Restaurant Eve
        110 South Pitt Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

        Le Pain Quotidien
        701 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314