Restaurant & Lounge
Magnolia’s on King offers Southern Immersion Cuisine in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. Magnolia's on King is proud to use sustainably raised and grown ingredients from regional farms and purveyors. Our food is cooked fresh, to order. All desserts are house-made.
Set in a 200 year old historical building, Magnolia's On King offers three floors of dining venues, each with its own unique ambiance and dining experience. The Magnolia Room is our first floor main dining room.
The Palm Lounge, our second floor craft cocktail experience, features comfortable seating to enjoy one of our specialty cocktails, craft beers, fine wine and spirits, along with appetizers and full dinner service.
The Nest, our premier private dining venue can accommodate groups of up to 14 guests.
Magnolia's Recognized by Thrillist as one of the Best Restaurants in Old Town!
COME JOIN US FOR SPECIAL HOLIDAY BRUNCHES! We will be serving familiar favorites and chef's specials on Easter Sunday, April 1st and Mother's Day, Sunday, May 13th, from 10 am to 4 pm. Be sure to get your reservations now.
Reservations now available for weekday lunch, served Tuesday through Friday from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm. Find familiar favorites from our brunch and dinner menus as well as new offerings designed to feed your down home Southern cooking cravings. Come on by and receive 20% all food at lunch during the month of March!
We are thrilled to be so embraced by the community - thank you! Please be advised advance reservations are strongly suggested for both our Dining Room and The Palm Lounge, particularly on Friday and Saturday evenings.
Private Events - Celebrations are always in season at Magnolia's!
If you are interested in hosting a private event in either our first floor Magnolia Room, our second floor Palm Lounge, or our third floor Nest, please complete the inquiry form here and Elizabeth Baudhuin, our Operations Manager will respond to you directly. She can assist with group dining bookings for 10 or more guests, even if you don't need a private room.To see photos of our event spaces, with their capacities, please click here
Daily Specials - See our latest offerings on our Special Events page to be in the know about nightly food & drink specials. And remember Happy Hour is available from 5:30 to 7:00 every evening!
Weekend Brunch on Best of Alexandria List! Magnolia's On King serves brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Check out our delectable new brunch menu here. Come on by to visit or make reservations here. We look forward to seeing you soon. Here is what Visit Alexandria has to say about our BRUNCH
Getting Here / Parking
Magnolia’s on King is located at the cross roads of King Street and Washington Street in Alexandria, VA. Ample street parking is available throughout Old Town, or take Metro's Yellow Line to the King Street Station, then use the free King Street Trolley and exit at the King Street / South Columbus Street stop, one block from us. Alternatively, the Courthouse Parking Garage is conveniently located at 111 South Pitt Street, about 2.5 blocks from the restaurant.