Neighborhood Eats: Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company
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Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company - Alexandria
Address: 25 S. Quaker Ln., Alexandria, VA
Phone: 703-778-9663
Neighborhood: Alexandria, Alexandria
Cuisines: Barbecue
Opening Hours: Open Sunday through Thursday 11 to 8:30, Friday and Saturday 11 to 9.
Nearby Metro Stops: King St., Eisenhower Ave.
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes Pork ribs; suckling pig; macaroni and cheese; corn pudding.
Price Details: Sandwiches, $3.29 to $6.25; entrees, $2.99 to market price.

The aroma of wood smoke hits you before you enter these casual eat-in/takeout restaurants. Pickings are limited to barbecued meats and chicken with an array of house-made sides, though there are peanuts to shell while you wait. Chopped pork barbecue and baby back ribs are choice main courses, while corn pudding, potato salad, crunchy slaw, and mac ’n’ cheese take the honors for sides.

-March, 2008 

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