Live Oak Restaurant

Southern

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Overview

Expect Carolina-style, Low Country cuisine at Live Oak Restaurant, an elevated neighborhood gem in Del Ray. Southern dishes include fried green tomatoes, pan-roasted rockfish atop Carolina gold ric, or cast-iron fried pork chop with collard greens and grilled corn bread. The full bar pours classic cocktails like the Old Fashioned or Bee’s Knees.

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Menu for Live Oak Restaurant

Brunch

Starters

  • KK's Deviled Eggs TN Country Ham, Dijon Mustard, Paprika, Pickles
    $7.00
  • Earth & Eats Butterhead Lettuce Salad Poached Pears, Benton's Bacon, Pecans, Radishes, Green Goddess Dressing
    $9.00
  • Baby Arugula Salad Roasted Beets, Quail Egg*, Cucumber, Cauliflower, Cherry Glen Goat Feta Cheese
    $9.00
  • Fried Green Tomatoes Weisenberger Grits, Benton's TN Ham, Clothbound Cheddar, Gremolata
    $9.00
  • Hay-Smoked Rappahannock River Oysters* Ginger, Smoked Cocktail Sauce, Brown Butter Mignonette
    (6) $12.00
    (12) $22.00
  • Chocolate & Benne Seed Beignets* Bourbon Chocolate Sauce, Chantilly Cream
    $11.00

Mains

  • Pork Roll, Egg, Cheese Sandwich Pumpernickel, Taylor's Pork Roll, Cheddar Cheese, Arugula Salad
    $8.00
  • 3 Eggs Any Style Farm Eggs, Potato Latkes, Your Choice of Breakfast Meat, Brioche Toast
    $10.00
  • Country Fried Steak & Eggs Brisket Gravy, Sunny Side Up Eggs, Sage
    $17.00
  • Country Omelet Diced VA Ham, Local Goat Cheese, Vidalia Onions, Fruit Cup
    $10.00
  • Grilled Cheese & FGT Sandwich Sourdough, Avocado, Pea Shoot Pesto, Goat Cheese, Pimento, Potato Salad
    $11.00
  • Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich Rye, Gruyere, Fried Farm Egg, Celery Root Slaw, Potato Salad
    $13.00
  • Buttermilk Pancakes Spiced Apples, Bourbon-Honey Maple Syrup, Chantilly Cream
    $13.00
  • Shrimp Po-Boy Sandwich Carolina Rock Shrimp, Bibb Lettuce, Pickled Red Onion, Remoulade, Cucumber Salad
    $13.00
  • Shrimp and Grits Weisenberger Grits, Shrimp Bisque, Rock Shrimp, Tarragon, Chorizo, Hearts of Palm
    $18.00
  • Fried Chicken & Buttermilk Biscuit Brisket Gravy, Sunny-Side Up Farm Eggs, Sage
    $16.00
  • Angus Beef Burger* Benton's Bacon, Heirloom Tomato, Bibb Lettuce, Pimento, Chips
    $14.00

Breakfast Meats

  • Benton's Bacon
  • Taylor Pork Roll
  • Logan's Maple Breakfast Sausage
  • Logan's Turkey Sausage
  • Virginia Ham

Bar

Main

  • KK's Deviled Eggs TN Country Ham, Dijon Mustard, Paprika, Pickles
    $7.00
  • Mixed Baby Greens Poached Rhubarb, Brewster's Oats, Baby Carrots, Pickled Ramps, Green Goddess Dressing
    $8.00
  • Fried Green Tomatoes Weisenberger Grits, Benton's TN Ham, Clothbound Cheddar, Gremolata
    $9.00
  • Brisket Chips Smoked Vidalia Onions, Chive Crème Fraîche, Pimento Cheese, House-Made Potato Chips
    $10.00
  • Grilled Cheese & FGT Sandwich Sourdough, Avocado, Pea Shoot Pesto, Goat Cheese, Pimento, Potato Salad
    $11.00
  • Raw Rochambeau York River Oysters* Smoked Cocktail Sauce, Mignonette, Lemon
    (6) $12.00
    (12) $22.00
  • Buffalo Pork Cheeks Blue Cheese Mousse, House Hot Sauce, Shaved Celery, Pickled Carrots
    $13.00
  • Local Cheese Board 3 Local Cheeses, Apple Butter, Honeycomb, Okra, Benne Crackers
    $15.00
  • Fried Chicken & Biscuit Sandwich Cream Cheese, Red Pepper Jelly, Earth & Eats Honey, Cucumber Salad
    $11.00
  • Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich Rye, Gruyere, Fried Farm Egg, Celery Root Slaw, Potato Salad
    $13.00
  • Shrimp Po-Boy Sandwich Carolina Rock Shrimp, Bibb Lettuce, Pickled Red Onion, Remoulade, Cucumber Salad
    $13.00
  • Angus Beef Burger* Benton's Bacon, Heirloom Tomato, Bibb Lettuce, Pimento, Chips
    $14.00
  • Staff Meal (Bar Only) Available after 9pm, ask your bartender for details
    $5.00

Dinner

Starters

  • Mixed Baby Greens Poached Rhubarb, Brewster's Oats, Baby Carrots, Pickled Ramps, Green Goddess Dressing
    $8.00
  • Earth N Eats Spinach Salad Cherry Glen Ash-Covered Goat Cheese, Strawberries, Spiced Peanuts, Champagne Vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Fried Green Tomatoes Weisenberger Grits, Benton's TN Ham, Clothbound Cheddar, Gremolata
    $9.00
  • Split Pea & TN Ham Soup Sea Island Red Peas, Crispy Shallots, Dill Creme Fraiche, Espelette
    $10.00
  • Pickled Shrimp Salad Carolina Rock Shrimp, English Cucumbers, Pickled Red Peppers, Dill, Benne Seed Crackers
    $11.00
  • Raw Rochambeau York River Oysters* Smoked Cocktail Sauce, Mignonette, Lemon
    (6) $12.00
    (12) $22.00
  • PA Venison Tartare* Green Tomato Chow-Chow, Potato Chips, Pimento Cheese
    $12.00
  • Buffalo Berkshire Pork Cheeks Blue Cheese Mousse, House Hot Sauce, Shaved Celery, Pickled Carrots
    $13.00
  • Local Meat & Cheese Board Rabbit Porchetta, Benton's Ham, Wagyu Bresaola, Duck Prosciutto, 3 Cheeses, Honeycomb, Apple Butter, Pickled Okra, Benne Crackers
    $19.00

Supper

  • Chef's Daily Entrée For 2 Your server would love to give you the details
  • New Orleans Vegetarian Gumbo Fava Beans, Okra, Asparagus, English Peas, Spring Garlic, Vegan Sausage, Charleston Gold Rice
    $17.00
  • Roasted Yohanan Farm Chicken Breast Biscuit Croutons, Chicken Thigh Meat, English Cucumber, Oven-Dried Tomatoes, Earth N Eats Basil
    $19.00
  • Head-On Shrimp & Weisenberger Grits Spring Garlic, Leeks, Fava Beans, Hearts of Palm, Shrimp Stock
    $25.00
  • Pan-Seared Chesapeake Rockfish Poached Artichokes, Snap Peas, Brewster's Oats, Clams, Brodetto, Benne Seed Glaze
    $26.00
  • Cast-Iron Roasted Berkshire Pork Loin* Braised Collards, Roasted Peaches, Spiced Pecans, Peach Mustard Jus
    $27.00
  • Herb-Grilled Shenandoah Lamb Chops* Local Spinach, Peas, Asparagus, Sunchokes, Pea Shoot Hollandaise
    $27.00
  • Seven Hills Farm Petite Filet Mignon* Ham-Hock Braised Green Beans, Fingerling Potatoes, House Steak Sauce, Crispy Shallots
    $28.00

Cocktail

House Cocktails

  • Old Fashioned House Made Roasted Pecan Syrup, Black Walnut Bitters, Smoked Salt Water, Bourbon
  • Aviation Gin, Luxardo Maraschino, Lemon, Lavender Syrup
  • New York Sour Whiskey, Lemon, Simple Syrup, Red Wine Foam
  • Harvey Wallbanger Orange Blossom and Vanilla Infused Vodka, Maple Syrup, Orange Juice, Galliano
  • Owners Coffee Cold Brew Coffee Moonshine, Coffee, Hazelnut-Infused Whipped Cream
  • Mule (or "Buck") House Made Ginger Beer, Lime Juice, Spirit of Guest's Choice
  • Daisy Tequila, Triple Sec, House Cherry Bitters, Lime, Spiced Cherry Syrup

Beer

Draft

  • Miller 'Lite'
    $4.50
  • Right Proper 'White Bicycles' (Witbier)
    $7.50
  • Port City (Rotating)
    $7.00
  • Deschutes 'Pacific Wonderland Lager'
    $7.00
  • Fairwinds 'Howling Gale IPA'
    $7.00
  • Ballast Point 'Grunion Pale Ale'
    $7.00

Bottle/Can

  • Lonerider Sweet Josie Brown Ale
    $6.50
  • Firestone Luponic Distortion IPA
    $6.00
  • Guinness
    $7.00
  • Brooklyn Lager
    $6.00
  • Austin Cider
    $6.00
  • Left Handed Milk Stout
    $6.50
  • "King of Beers" Tall Boy
    $5.00
  • Bell's Oberon
    $7.00
  • Old Ox Golden Ale
    $6.00

Wine

  • Cinzano Prosecco
    $9.00
    $34.00
  • Planeta Rose
    $10.00
    $38.00

White

  • Bertani Pinot Grigio Green Apple White Peach
    $9.00
    $34.00
  • Yealands Sauvignon Blanc Bright Acidity Stone Fruit
    $9.00
    $34.00
  • Finca el Portillo Sauvignon Blanc Lychee Mango Pineapple
    $9.00
    $34.00
  • La Cala Vermentino Bright Freshness Minerality
    $9.00
    $34.00
  • Luminance Riesling Dry, Fresh Fruit, Minerality
    $10.00
    $37.00
  • Au Contraire Chardonnay Balanced Butter & Oak
    $12.00
    $45.00

Red

  • Finca el Portillo Pinot Noir Red Cherry & Strawberry Fruit
    $8.00
    $28.00
  • Fontanafredda Barbera Fruity & Fun with Soft Tannins
    $8.00
    $28.00
  • Salentein Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Dark Fruit, Pepper, Oak
    $13.00
    $48.00
  • Finca el Portillo Malbec Sustainable From Uco Valley
    $8.00
    $28.00
  • Fonterutoli Badiola Baby Super Tuscan
    $10.00
    $37.00
  • Bodegas Portia Ebeia Roble Tempranillo Ribera del Duero
    $11.00
    $35.00
  • Jean-Luc Colombo Cotes du Rhone Medium Bodied, Red Fruit, Silky Tannins
    $10.00
    $37.00

Sweets

Main

  • Hazel's Peanut Butter Squares Peanut Butter, Semi-Sweet Chocolate, Toasted Peanuts
    $6.00
  • Chocolate Pound Cake Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, Strawberries, Cocoa Nibs
    $8.00
  • Pineapple Brown Butter Cake Salted Caramel, Pineapple Sorbet, Toasted Coconut
    $8.00
  • Mixed Berry Cobbler For 2 Raspberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Shortcake, Burnt Honey Ice Cream
    $12.00
  • Trio of House-Made Ice Cream Ask Your Server For Today's House-Churned Flavors
    $6.00
  • Buttermilk Chess Pie Chantilly Cream, Blackberries, Berry Coulis, Lemon Curd
    $8.00

1603 Commonwealth Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Neighborhood Feel, Rustic
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Family, Groups, Meet For A Drink, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (571) 312-0402
  • Private Dining Room: No