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Ballston and Rustico Alexandria. To

begin planning your private event with us, please complete our form or contact our Private Dining Manager, Sarah Melby at by email. 










Rustcio Alexandria's 'Near & Far' Beer Dinner Series 2017!


Join us for the first installment of our "Near & Far" beer dinner series, The Beers of Belgium!


On Monday, February 27th, Rustico Alexandria will host a 5-course dinner pairing hard-to-find Belgian brews with Chef Daniel Rothbart’s special Belgian-inspired menu. Don’t miss the opportunity to try some deliciously rare treats like Rodenbach Alexander, Hanssens Kriek Vintage 2015 and Blaugies Bière Darbyste.


The Beers of Belgium dinner begins at 7 PM. Tickets are $60 per person, exclusive of tax and gratuity. 


Reservations are required, and you can reserve your spot in advance for any of the dinners by calling 703-224-5051, or by emailing slaters@rusticorestaurant.com.




1st Course

Roasted Pork & Cheese Croquette w/ Citrus Mojo Sauce

Paired w/ Lindemans Gueuze Cuvee Rene 2014 (Gueuze Lambic)


2nd Course

Vol-au-Vent, White Wine-Braised Chicken, Mushroom Duxelles, Thyme & Veal Jus Reduction

Paired w/ St. Bernardus Christmas Ale (Belgian Strong Dark Ale)


3rd Course

Gentse Waterzooi, Seared Scallop, Butter Braised Prawn, Poached Endive, Shaved Heirloom Carrot

Paired w/ Blaugies Bière Darbyste (Belgian Pale Ale w/ Figs)


4th Course

Whole Stuffed Rabbit, Swiss Chard & Bulgar Farce, Celery Root Puree, Sweet Potato Gnocchi

Paired w/ Rodenbach Alexander (Oak BA Sour Red Ale w/ Sour Cherries)


5th Course

Cheese Plate: Squash Compote, Cherry Mostardo & Beer Bread Crostini

Paired w/ Hanssens Kriek 2015 (Kriek Lambic)


Please remember that, as an added bonus, we are offering a 10% discount on the full ticket price when tickets to all 6 dinners are purchased!


Full list of "Near & Far" Beer Dinners for 2017:

Monday, February 27, 2017 - The Beers of Belgium

Monday, April 3, 2017 - Lickinghole Creek Craft Brewery (VA)

Monday, June 12, 2017 - Triple Crossing Brewing Company (VA)

Monday, August 7, 2017 - The Beers of Scandinavia

Monday, October 16, 2017 - The Answer Brewpub (VA)

Monday, December 4, 2017 - The Veil Brewing Company (VA)