Posts By: margaret

Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week

We are looking forward to another successful Alexandria Restaurant Week running from Friday, January 20th through Sunday, January 29th, 2023. We are offering our 3-course 45$ menu for both eat-in and carry-out. We have attempted to make our menu accessible to special dietary needs including Gluten-free and Vegetarian options. Due to the popularity of this… Read more »

Champagne Dinner December 14th

Just in time for the Holidays! Jump start your season of celebrations with our 5 course, 5 champagne dinner on Wednesday, December 14, 2022. Amuse-Bouche with the first pairing begin at 7pm, then dinner starting at 7:30pm. Ms. Holly Feraci of Republic National Distributing Co. importers will present a range of Champagnes complimented by a… Read more »

Beaujolais Wine Dinner Nov. 17th

After our tour of Italy, we quickly head back to France with Mr. Nicolas Dornic, President of Dechaunac Wine Imports, presenting Beaujolais wines. On Thursday, November 17, 2022, Nicolas will discuss the five wines paired with our four-course dinner. The wines will be available for purchase at a special price that evening. Again, we are… Read more »

Italian Wine Dinner Nov. 16th

Following our adventures in France and Spain, for our third wine dinner of the season, we are heading east to Italy. Mr. Olivier Lotterie, VP Vineyard Brands importers, will again be our host presenting five Italian wines perfectly matched with a Northern Italian four course menu. The appetizer and first wine tasting will begin at… Read more »

Fall 2022 Wine Inventory Sale

Just in time for the holidays, we are having a Wine Inventory clearance sale! Hurry because it’s selling fast as you can see from items already sold-out. Send your order request to with your name, phone number and the detail of the items you are interested in (we cannot break cases). First-come, first-served. Payment… Read more »

Spanish Wine Dinner October 12th

We are happy to announce the second in our Fall series of Wine Dinners. On October 12, 2022, we will be hosting Olivier Lotterie, Vice President of Vineyard Brands, discussing wines from MARQUÉS DE CÁCERES. Our 3 course, 5 wine dinner will begin with hors d’oeuvres at 7pm followed by dinner and remarks at 7:30pm…. Read more »

Rhône Wine Dinner

We are happy to announce our first Wine Dinner of the season! Featuring Rhône region wines, Mr. Nicolas Dornic from Banville Wine Merchants will discuss the five selected wines while you enjoy a beautiful five course dinner. The reception with Hors d’Oeuvres and the first wine will begin at 7pm. Dinner with five courses and… Read more »

Bodega Catena Zapata Dinner

We are very excited to be hosting world-renowned vintner, Dr. Laura Catena, for a special wine dinner on Friday, June 17, 2022. Dr. Catena will be presenting several wines that she and her father, Nicolás Catena Zapata, produce in Mendoza, Argentina at Bodega Catena Zapata Winery since 1902. Nicolás Catena Zapata has been credited with… Read more »

10th Anniversary Announcement

On Wednesday, April 27th, Alexandrians came together and raised over $2.5 million during ACT for Alexandria‘s Spring2ACTion. Del Ray Café was host to At Home in Alexandria (AHA!) for the ninth consecutive year and we donated 10% of the days sales – over $700 – to AHA! We also announced, with the help of The… Read more »

Dine Out for Naomi L. Brooks PTA

NEW DATE We are looking forward to a huge neighborhood turnout to support Naomi L. Brooks (formerly Maury) Elementary PTA on Wednesday, February 16th. All you have to do is show up any time all day and 10% of your purchase will go the BrooksBees PTA. February is the perfect time to show how much… Read more »