1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Rustico Restaurant & Bar

Not Rated.
Rustico Restaurant & BarRustico Restaurant & Bar
BA SCORE
96
world-class

82 Ratings
Ratings: 82
Reviews: 69
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 6.85%
Taps: 32
Bottles: 250
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Bar, Eatery ]

827 Slaters Ln
Alexandria, Virginia, 22314-1219
United States
phone: (703) 224-5051

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @rusticoslaters

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: novabeerguy on 03-05-2006)
Place: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30  | next › last »
Ratings: 82 | Reviews: 69 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by jayhawk73:
Photo of jayhawk73
jayhawk73

Maryland

4.63/5  rDev +5.7%

Rustico in Alexandria is becoming a go to place for me. Great draft selection (Had Sculpin on draft today), and big bottle list, and always a couple cask ales. The atmosphere is nice, not too loud, and usually not super packed for lunch. The service has been nothing but phenomenal, and I've been there probably 10 times over the last year. I ordered an espresso today, and their espresso machine was on the fritz. My waitress said, "I'll find you one", and ended up going across the street to get me one. Wow. It's been like that every time too. Above and beyond the call of duty. The food is fantastic as well- never had anything there that's been less than stellar. You can drop $30-$40/lunch w/ a couple beers, but it's worth it. Fantastic place, and I will continue to go there at least monthly. HIGHLY recommended!!

03-12-2011 01:38:54 | More by jayhawk73
More User Reviews:
Photo of bigred89
bigred89

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

08-23-2014 21:49:22 | More by bigred89
Photo of reebtaerG
reebtaerG

Maryland

4.75/5  rDev +8.4%

08-18-2014 17:57:15 | More by reebtaerG
Photo of wisrarebeer
wisrarebeer

Wisconsin

3.93/5  rDev -10.3%

I've stopped by Rustico numerous times and always enjoy the beer and food. On my last visit they had De Ranke XX ($8), Blvd Saisonbrett ($7), Jade IPA ($5), Spacewalker ($4) and several others. Not bad for a draft list.

One of our beers came out with a bit of foreign material floating in it (probably something from the beer line that dislodged) and our waitress exchanged it immediately. I wouldn't ding Rustico just because it does happen occasionally. We also were brought a beer that we didn't order and were told to keep it on the house.

Food is above average and include pizzas, hummus and other better bar food.

08-06-2014 02:10:21 | More by wisrarebeer
Photo of Uf0T0fU
Uf0T0fU

District of Columbia

4.5/5  rDev +2.7%

06-28-2014 18:19:50 | More by Uf0T0fU
Photo of Bvoss
Bvoss

Virginia

5/5  rDev +14.2%

06-21-2014 20:23:04 | More by Bvoss
Photo of SteveBrew
SteveBrew

Virginia

5/5  rDev +14.2%

06-16-2014 23:06:24 | More by SteveBrew
Photo of Saudereth
Saudereth

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -3%

05-26-2014 04:37:10 | More by Saudereth
Photo of duceswild
duceswild

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev -3%

05-22-2014 01:03:01 | More by duceswild
Photo of DavidHume
DavidHume

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev -3%

05-18-2014 14:55:07 | More by DavidHume
« first ‹ prev | 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30  | next › last »
Rustico Restaurant & Bar in Alexandria, VA
96 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.