RT’s Restaurant serves New Orleans-style classics that include Jack Daniel’s shrimp, gumbo, and more in a casual space with booths. It is located at 3804 Mt Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA. It is Alexandria’s renowned neighborhood restaurant has been the place for fresh seafood in Northern Virginia for over 26 years. Open daily for lunch and dinner, Sunday is dinner only.
RT’s unique menu features many creole & cajun specialties including their famous Jack Daniel’s Shrimp, Spicy She Crab Soup, Cajun Veal Oscar & their popular Crawfish Etouffée. Many celebrities have dined at RT’s including President Clinton & Vice President Gore, many Congressmen, and Senators, Leslie Nielson, Woody Harrelson, Clint Black, Mary Chapin Carpenter.
RT’s has been a fixture on the Washingtonian Magazine’s “Top 100 Restaurants” list in the metropolitan area and is one of the highest-rated seafood restaurants in the nationally acclaimed “Zagat Survey”. It has an extensive special list that changes on a weekly basis.