Posts Categorized: Event

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 »

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 »

Valentine’s Weekend 2022

We look forward to helping you celebrate your love this Valentine’s Day Weekend ♥ Our 3-course menu will be offered Friday, February 11th – Sunday, February 13th in addition to our regular dinner menu. On Monday, February 14th, our special menu is exclusively offered. In recognition of the continuing Covid impacts, we will also be… Read more »

Winter Wine Dinners

We are excited to announce two upcoming wine dinners in February. The first, on February 2, 2022, will be French wines from Aquitaine Wine Company presented by Jean-Sebastien Calvet, Regional Sales Manager. The menu will include 5 courses and 5 wines for 89$++. We expect this dinner to sell out quickly so please call 703-717-9151… Read more »

2021 Holidays at DRC

We are already full swing into the holiday season in Del Ray and loving it! Some of our favorites are all the friends’ get-togethers. For the official holidays, Del Ray Cafe will be open Christmas Eve, closed Christmas Day, open New Year’s Eve, and open for Brunch on New Year’s Day but closed for dinner…. Read more »

Fall 2021 Wine Dinners

Just announced! Three wine dinners to kick off your Holiday season. Our first dinner is on Wednesday, October 27th at 7pm and features the wines of Ancient Peaks Winery in Santa Margarita, CA in the Paso Robles wine region. This dinner will include 5 Courses and 5 Wines for 99$++. Menu Our second dinner is… Read more »

Alexandria Restaurant Week

We look forward to this end of summer ritual every year – Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week is August 20th-29th. It’s a perfect way to explore Alexandria, through its food and neighborhoods. This year we are participating on a TO-GO basis only, offering both dinner for Two and for One. We hope you enjoy our Restaurant Week… Read more »


We are offering a 3-course prix fixe dinner menu for 2 for 150$++ Friday, Saturday & Sunday, February 12th-14th. Carryout orders must be pre-ordered by email by Wednesday, February 10th at 5pm for pickup Friday-Sunday between 4-8pm. Email orders to which orders must be confirmed. Please call 703-717-9151 to make your reservation for Dine-in dining… Read more »

January 2021 Happenings

In an abundance of caution, Del Ray Café will be closed for Dine-In dinner service on Tuesday, January 19th and Wednesday, January 20th. We will continue to offer our entire Dinner Menu, our Rotisserie Chicken Dinner to-go, and our To-Go for 2 menu for CURBSIDE PICKUP on these evenings. Call 703-717-9151 to place your order… Read more »