Nearby Food Options

 

Restaurants, Food Establishments, and Drug Stores Within Walking Distance or Less Than 1 1⁄2 Miles From the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center Hotel

We recommend bringing snacks or other food items you would like to have during the conference. Below is a list of local grocers:

  • Safeway, 3526 King St 
    • (8 minutes drive away), 
  • Giant Food, Alexandria, VA 22302 
    • (10 minutes drive away), 
  • Whole Foods, 3480 S Jefferson St, Falls Church, VA 22041 
    • (12 minutes drive away).

Strip Mall 1 (SM 1)*

Exit Hotel through rear on the main lobby level; pass upper parking lot gate; cross Beauregard Street and turn left; head south (past Clyde’s Restaurant) approx. 3 blocks.

  • Subway Sandwiches – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • McDonald’s – gluten-free and vegetarian options available
  • Dairy Queen (it’s mostly dairy)
  • Starbucks Coffee – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Giant Food Store – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Illusions (Tai Cuisine)
  • Blockbuster

Strip Mall 2 (SM 2)*

Exit Hotel through main entrance and veer towards the street on the right (Mark Center Drive); turn left and cross Seminary Road; once across go right and take the walking path over
I-395; SM 2 is just off Seminary Road (at Kenmore Avenue) on the other side of I-395.

  • Hunan Restaurant (ground floor of office building on corner) – vegetarian options available (unclear on gluten free and vegan)
  • Quizno’s Sub – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Roma Pizza – gluten-free and vegetarian options available
  • CVS – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • 7-Eleven – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Magruder’s (grocery store)

Strip Mall 3 (SM 3)

Located .08 of a mile from Hotel; take Beauregard Street going north (past Northern Virginia Community College) to King Street; TGI Fridays is on the corner on your left.

  • TGI Fridays  – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • China Delight – vegetarian options available (unclear on gluten free)
  • Domino’s Pizza – vegetarian and vegan options available

Strip Mall 4 (SM 4) – Crossroads Place

Located 1.03 miles from Hotel; across from the Skyline Office Complex; take Beauregard Street going north (past Northern Virginia Community College) to King Street; turn left(King Street will soon turn into Leesburg Pike); SM 4 will be on your right.

  • Olive Garden – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Edy’s Chicken and Steak – gluten-free and vegetarian options available
  • CVS – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Subway Sandwiches  – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Dairy Queen – their website is not very clear
  • Hunan East Restaurant and Bamboo Buffet – vegetarian options available (unclear on gluten free and vegan)
  • Pizza (2 restaurants) –
  • Great American Steak and Buffet – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Starbucks – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • Giant Foods and World Market – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available

Others on map (not in strip malls)

  • Clyde’s* (Celebrates the water sporting life with seasonal American food, great “happy hour”); directions on map.  – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • 5 Guys (fun, inexpensive, rated as having the best burger for your money in the area); take Beauregard Street north for .08 of a mile to King Street; 5 Guys is on the right corner. – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available
  • 7-Eleven* – Closest store is located within the Southern Towers Apartment Complex which is directly across from the Hotel; exit Hotel through main entrance and veer towards the street on the right (Mark Center Drive); turn left and cross Seminary Road; once across go right through the parking lot; you will next pass the Sherwood Building and the 7-Eleven is to its right- next to the BB&T Bank.  – gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options available

* Within easy walking distance of the Hotel