Autumn is here and the temperature has started to fall. It’s time to seek out a bit of warmth with your meals. Fortunately, these restaurants are here to assist you in this task. With dine-in or carryout options available, they’ll ensure you’ll have a piping-hot meal in no time.
Caphe Banh Mi, 407 Cameron St.
According to the Alexandria Gazette Packet, “What could be better than a piping-hot bowl of pho? Caphe Banh Mi takes he brothy Vietnamese noodle soup to an art form, offering a good half-dozen ways to customize it just to your liking. From the house of Pho to “The Works” to even a stellar vegetarian version, the pho comes from the kitchen steaming and ready to devour Café Banh Mi is offering well-spaced outdoor tables for a dine-in experience, but their takeout preparation is also second to none.”
Café du Soleil, 215 S. Union St.
As per Alexandria Gazette Packet, “Start the day with a warm, cozy quiche to soothe your soul and get things going on the right track. Perch at a table in front of the little French-inspired bistro on Union Street and you could easily be dining alongside the Seine instead. Choose between a quiche Florentine or quick Lorraine, or venture instead to a Croque Madame or a Croque Monsieur for another soul-warming meal. And don’t forget the coffee – however you like it, the café has you covered.”
Stomping Ground, 2309 Mount Vernon Ave.
According to the Alexandria Gazette Packet, “It’s a scientific fact that biscuits make things better. Del Ray’s Stomping Ground is Ground Zero for the fresh-baked biscuits, served nice and warm alongside other great Southern-inspired delicacies. Have your biscuit plain or in a French toast style, or alongside a veggie hash or gouda grits bowl. No matter your choice, you’ll be warm from the inside out and no time. (The coffee doesn’t hurt, either!)”