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Southside 815: Hearty Southern Cuisine in Alexandria

April 23, 2014 4:03 pm

Southside 815, which serves large portions of Southern-style cuisine, has been a fixture in Old Town Alexandria for more than 20 years, and for good reason. Washingtonian Magazine has placed this restaurant on its list of 100 Bargain Restaurants for 10 consecutive years.

Regulars recommend starting your meal with a bread basket, which is $2.95 and includes homemade buttermilk biscuits, sweet potato biscuits, and cornbread, served with homemade peach-pepper jelly and apple butter. An entree favorite is the pulled pork, which comes in many dishes, including the pulled pork eggs Benedict, pulled pork nachos, and pulled pork sliders. Frequent diners also enjoy the fried green tomatoes. You have the option of adding fried green tomatoes to the Virginia burger, which also comes with ham, cheddar cheese, and hickory smoked barbecue sauce.

Southside 815 offers brunch on Saturday and Sunday, with hearty options such as chicken fried steak and eggs; sausage, biscuits, and gravy, red beans and rice.

Southside 815
815 S Washington St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 836-6222
southside815.com
Read the reviews on Yelp.

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Happy Earth Day

April 22, 2014 8:05 pm

Happy Earth Day! Visit the official website below for some great GREEN tips. What are you doing this Earth Day?

http://www.earthday.org/

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Spring Fest

April 21, 2014 2:01 pm

Visit Shirlington Village (less than 1.5 mile walk from Halstead) on Saturday, April 26th, 2014. Capitol City Brewing Company will be presenting their Spring Fest from 12-7pm. Event features 45+ breweries, music by DJ Julius, and local food vendors. Tickets are $30. Click here to learn more.

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