1. Ambar; DC
Ambar is a dining space that features cutting edge cuisine, wine, and spirits all from the Balkan region.
2. Red Pump Kitchen; Charlottesville
Red Pump Kitchen features Mediterranean-inspired cuisine, with house made pastas and artisan wood fired pizzas made with fresh, locally-sourced meats and produce.
3. Eat, An American Bistro; Virginia Beach
Eat features creative, fresh, seasonal and locally sourced food. There are some great dishes to try, like Fire & Ice and The Hasselhoff!
4. Dutch & Company; Richmond
Dutch & Company features a contemporary menu with classic roots. Regional, seasonal and delicious!
5. The Black Hen & Bar Blue; Blacksburg
The menu changes often at The Black Hen, based on what’s seasonally and locally available. It’s an inviting and vibrant setting, with great food and thoughtful service.
6. The Shack; Staunton
The Shack serves up high quality food with out all the pretense. Share a table and try some of the amazing fare at The Shack!
7. Chartreuse Bistro; Norfolk
Chartreuse Bistro is a husband & wife owned and operated organic farm to table European bistro.
8. Buckhead’s Chop House; Richmond
Buckhead’s has been a Richmond tradition since 1994, featuring succulent Braveheart Beef and fresh seafood.
9. BILLY’S; Roanoke
BILLY’S serves refined American cuisine with great service and a beautiful wooden bar.
10. Kinship; DC
Kinship is a modern American restaurant that offers an à la carte menu celebrating the rich diversity of influences that have come to shape American cuisine.
11. Food.Bar.Food; Harrisonburg
Food.Bar.Food is a creative American restaurant. The menus explore a broad spectrum of styles, traditions and flavors while celebrating the bounty of the Shenandoah Valley.
12. Cork & Table; Fredericksburg
Fresh, seasonal food and interesting wine selections in a casual, accessible setting with tables nestled among the wine shelves.
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