12 Great Virginia Restaurants To Try!


1. Ambar; DC


523 8th St SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20003
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Ambar is a dining space that features cutting edge cuisine, wine, and spirits all from the Balkan region.

2. Red Pump Kitchen; Charlottesville


401 E Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
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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


4005 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451
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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


400 N 27th St, Richmond, Virginia 23223
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Dutch & Company features a contemporary menu with classic roots. Regional, seasonal and delicious!

5. The Black Hen & Bar Blue; Blacksburg

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126 Jackson St, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
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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


105 S Coalter St, Staunton, Virginia 24401
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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


205 E City Hall Ave, Norfolk, Virginia 23510
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Chartreuse Bistro is a husband & wife owned and operated organic farm to table European bistro.

8. Buckhead’s Chop House; Richmond


8510 Patterson Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23229
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Buckhead’s has been a Richmond tradition since 1994, featuring succulent Braveheart Beef and fresh seafood.

9. BILLY’S; Roanoke


102 Market St SE, Roanoke, Virginia 24011
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BILLY’S serves refined American cuisine with great service and a beautiful wooden bar.

10. Kinship; DC


1015 7th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001
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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


126 W Bruce St, Ste 101, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
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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


909 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401
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Fresh, seasonal food and interesting wine selections in a casual, accessible setting with tables nestled among the wine shelves.

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