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J. Alexander's - Dunwoody
J. Alexander's - Dunwoody

J. Alexander's - Dunwoody Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.jalexanders.com
  • Email: ja29@jalexanders.com
  • Phone: (770) 512-0153
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 4:00pm, Brunch on Sundays: 10:00am-2:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American, Steak, Seafood
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Meadow Lane
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from J. Alexander's - Dunwoody
J. Alexander’s is a contemporary American restaurant, known for its wood-fired cuisine. Our core philosophy is to provide you with the highest possible quality dining experience. The menu features a wide selection of American classics including prime rib of beef, steaks, fresh seafood, sandwiches… and entrée salads. The menu in each restaurant includes a varied and rotating selection of features like Seafood Czarina, Tuscan Steak, Grilled Fish with Mango Papaya Salsa and Chicken Milanese. The restaurant has a full-service bar that includes an outstanding selection of wines both by the glass and bottle.Continued
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerContemporary American
Diner Reviews
  • "The mac and cheese are amazing as every time. The Maui steak is seasonal but a must try. The service is awesome and the restaurant is gorgeous"
    Dined on 4/11/2014
  • "Everything you'd hope for and expect in a nicer restaurant. Attentive server, quality food, good food choices and a reasonable price. we have not been to this location since it was a Houston's (we go to their other location in Norcross). It was very enjoyable and we'll return.."
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "The food and service at J. Alexander;s is great and has become one of my favorite places to dine. Love it!"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Made reservations for 4 people for 7:30 two days ahead of time. I knew we in for a challenging experience when they tried to seat us at the kitchen doorway with a half empty restaurant. I demanded a better booth and was accomodated. Wateress took drink orders dissapeared for 20 minutes. Returned with wrong drinks. Etc. etc. etc. when food did arrive the steaks were very good. With so so many restaurants to choose from in the area id rather go some where with attentive service where they welcome you and make you feel appreciated for choosing to dine with them."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "The restaurant was very classy, had polite staff, and outstanding food. I ordered the Filet Mignon with a baked potato. Absolutely incredible. The staff was friendly polite, and prompt. The one thing that was strange was their lack of coasters, straws, and even a check bifold. I'm not sure if it's a cost cutting measure, or something else but it resulted in the liquid condensation from outside the glass to find it's way all over the table as well as provide me with a soaked receipt due to the lack of anything protecting it. Other than these things, it was outstanding."
    Dined on 4/7/2014
  • "Really nice service and good food. A real neighborhood gem."
    Dined on 4/3/2014
  • "It has the making of a nice restaurant... more chicken, vegetarian options would be nice."
    Dined on 3/31/2014
  • "Makayla was our waitress! It was 12 of us. She was AMAZING. Patient. Kind. Attentive to detail. Nice!"
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "We didn't stay to eat. Reservations were made for 12:15. We arrived at 12:12PM - We ended up leaving at 12:45 as there were still 2 other tables that had reservations ahead of us. What is the point of making a reservation if you cannot get seated in a timely manner?"
    Dined on 3/27/2014
  • "My husband and I had a great time at the restaurant. There was a very short wait time, everyone was polite and our waiter, Cody was a great help and was very familiar with the menu. He made some really great recommendations!!! I would definitely revisit the restaurant again."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "Still had to wait 15 mins despite having a reservation. The service was much slower than usual and my food came out cold. Had to send it back. I told then to just heat it up in the microwave for 1 minute. They didn't bring my food back to the table for another 10 minutes. Urrrrr. This was annoying bc we had already waited a long time for our food. The food was good once I got it hot. This place is usually great, but this last time was just average. The waiter seemed new and inexperienced. They had a huge lunch crowd so think they were overwhelmed. We won't be back for awhile."
    Dined on 3/27/2014
  • "The Prime Rib was salty and under cooked The chicken was good on the outside buy tasteless on the inside"
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "The restaurant staff was very accommodating and pleasant on a very busy nite. The food was outstanding. Looking forward to trying the Sunday brunch menu."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Excellent food, busy atmosphere, and spot on service. Nice wine list. Can be on the noisy side, but very accommodating for groups. Would like to see ice in the water glasses...just personal preference."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Our waiter was attentive without being interruptive. We probably stayed longer than average but everyone was friendly, the food was delicious and all of us had a positive experience."
    Dined on 3/19/2014
  • "This is my go to spot in Dunwoody. Baby back ribs, French dip and mac and cheese are amazing! One of very few places that it feels like the servers actually care that you have a good experience."
    Dined on 3/13/2014
  • "My wife and I dined at this J Alexanders for our wedding anniversary and it was a terrific experience. The Sea Bass was awesome. We were welcomed by the General Manager Mr Becker, with consummate hospitality. I'd highly recomend this restaurant for special occasions or anytime you want a great dining experience."
    Dined on 3/15/2014
  • "Our go to neighborhood place. Love the food and no corkage fee is a big plus!"
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "On Friday and Saturday nights make a reservation!! Great place I've been to the Nashville and Houston location also! Love them all!"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "From the warm greeting and efficient table sitting, to the excellent food and service, all in my party had a very positive experience and I will return often."
    Dined on 3/7/2014
  • "Been to two locations now. Both experiences were noteworthy for service, food, ambiance. Servers in both locations were spot on. Never was there want for anything. Anticipated every need."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "I can't believe this restaurant has a B Rating! A B rating is unacceptable, especially when you consider the pricing. I just expect a little better."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "We always enjoy dining at J Alexander's. Good food and friends mix well."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "I had never been here before and I regret not trying it sooner. Everything about my experience was wonderful. Highly recommend this restaurant. Food and service were amazing."
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "This was my family and I first visit and I must say it was great. The service was great and the grouper is awesome, a must try! We will definitely go back."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Great atmosphere, great service. I liked the way all the wait staff worked together. Wonderful food."
    Dined on 2/23/2014
  • "It is always just perfect and you are given a lot of food."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Everything was delicious, from drinks to appetizers to our meal. Will definitely be going back!"
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "The four of us enjoyed our food and I especially loved the veggie burger! The service was excellent. We will be coming back!"
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "This was my first visit with the wife and we loved our visit. We must come back again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "I love this place. It's the second time we've visited in a month. Each time was wonderful. The food was great, the service was great, and I would recommend it to anyone. I had the filet mignon with béarnaise. It was very flavorful, and juicy. I order my steaks medium well, and even cooking it at that temperature doesn't make the filet tough. It almost melts in your mouth, even without the béarnaise."
    Dined on 2/16/2014
  • "Meal was delightful and the service was fantastic. The prime rib I had was great as always, and my wife loved the baby back ribs. The Alex's salad to start the meal and the carrot cake we took home were also wonderful. The meal was paced nicely, and Jeff the manager made sure to drop by and see that everyone was enjoying their meal. Will definitely return soon for the great service and food."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "The open table reservation was great! Didn't have to wait long to be seated. Our waitress had trouble managing her assigned tables. Could have been the Valentine Day rush. Food was tastefully done with large portions."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Food used to be better. Poor selection for appetizers. If Houstons took reservations, we would have gone there instead. Also, the traffic on Ashford Dunwoody road is insane."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "I booked a reservation for my wife and I for Valentine's Day. When we walked in, we were greeted with smiles and felt very welcome. Our waitress was superb. She was incredibly friendly, happily answered all of our questions (and we had a lot of them due to food allergies), and was quick to make sure we had everything we needed/wanted. The food was delicious. The steak was perfectly cooked, and they had the best creme brulee that we had ever tasted. We will definitely be dining here again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "J Alexander's Dunwoody is a reliable restaurant for me to book for business clients and for night out with friends. The service is always top notch and the food is always good. You can't beat J Alexander's for a mid-priced meal out!"
    Dined on 2/10/2014
  • "Our first visit. Food was excellent! My crab cakes were possibly the best I've had, and my husband's filet was perfectly prepared. Much attention to detail. Only negative: my husband and I made reservation so we wouldn't have to wait, but took 25 minutes to be seated, and hostess was vaguely apologetic."
    Dined on 1/25/2014
  • "The restaurant was absolutely fabulous. From the nice greeting at the hostess stand to the French press coffee for desert. Will defiantly be back soon."
    Dined on 2/6/2014
  • "Thus place is great for lunch. The service is outstanding and the food will not disappoint"
    Dined on 2/4/2014
  • "We found that the server was very slow to take our order. One would think after 15 minutes a party of 6 would know exactly what they wanted to order!"
    Dined on 2/2/2014