The Grille at Morrison House

$$$$ ($25-$34)
Formerly Elysium, this restaurant has a few unanticipated details that set it apart from just about every other restaurant around.
Breakfast: Mon-Fri 7 am-10 am
Sat-Sun 8 am-10 am; Brunch: Sun 11 am-2 pm; Dinner: Sun-Thu 6-9 pm
Fri-Sat 6-10 pm
(Old Town Alexandria)
King Street (Blue and Yellow lines)