Top 15 Virginia Affordable Lunches


1. Bodo’s Bagels, Charlottesville

1418 Emmet St., Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 505 Preston Ave., Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 1609 University Ave., Charlottesville, VA 22903
Facebook | Website

A rite of passage and a long-standing Charlottesville tradition, Bodo’s Bagels is built on hard work and amazing food at affordable prices. Three great locations around town makes this an easy choice wherever you are in CVille.

2. Proper Pie Co., Richmond

2505 East Broad Street #100, Richmond, Virginia 23223
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Proper Pie Co. FB

Bringing the New Zealand-style savory pie to RVA (and some sweet pies too!) Put it in your Pie Hole!

3. Depot Grille, Lynchburg

10 Ninth St, Lynchburg, Virginia
Facebook | Website

The Depot Grille has excellent burgers and sandwiches for a satisfying lunch.

4. Tautog’s, Virginia Beach

FacebookWebsite | Photo: Tautog’s FB
Tautog’s Restaurant is a casual dining establishment featuring exceptional fish and seafood entrées, soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts… served by the friendliest people in town.

5. Don’t Look Back, Richmond

2929 West Cary Street, Richmond, Virginia 23221
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Don’t Look Back FB

At Don’t Look Back you can get everything you could ever want on their hot, Mexican menu. Tacos, burritos, enchiladas, quesadillas, nachos, you name it. The tacos even come in Gringo or Traditional.

6. Mason-Dixon Cafe & Baking Company, Fredericksburg

mas dix
2100 Princess Anne Street, Fredericksburg, Virginia
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Mason-Dixon Cafe FB

This awesome spot has some spectacular lunch options, like two of their gourmet hot dogs and a side for eight dollars. But it doesn’t just stop at lunch, they also offer delicious pastries and baked goods for your nagging sweet tooth!

7. Amsterdam Falafelshop, DC

2425 18th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Amsterdam Falafelshop FB

The Falafelshop Fantasy is waiting for you… top it! The falafel is amazing, but the staff really sets Amsterdam Falafelshop apart from the rest. The toppings and sauces are incredible, as well, and you should definitely try them all!

8. District Taco, DC

5723 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA | 656 Pennsylvania AVE SE, Washington DC | 1309 F St NW, Washington DC
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: District Taco FB

The mission is to serve quality Mexican (Yucatan style!) food that is fresh, simple and healthy. All of their food is made fresh daily from quality ingredients. They strive to limit their impact on the environment by serving in environmentally-friendly packaging where possible.

9. Magnolia Foods, Lynchburg

2476 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, Virginia
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Magnolia FB

Magnolia Foods has soups, salads, sandwiches and tons of sweets for after lunch!

10. Due South BBQ, Christiansburg

1465 Roanoke Street, Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Due South BBQ FB

Due South has a $6.75 lunch special and mouthwatering BBQ!

11. Grace’s Place Pizzeria, Roanoke

1316 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, Virginia 24015
Facebook | Website | Photo: Grace’s Place Pizzeria FB

At Grace’s Place Pizzeria, if you’re not in the mood for pizza, they have a wide assortment of sandwiches like this Great Italia with thin slices of salami, pepperoni, ham and turkey, topped with provolone, lettuce, tomatoes, red onions and drizzled with Italian dressing.

12. Our Daily Bread Bakery and Café, Blacksburg

1329 S Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Our Daily Bread Bakery and Café

“Our Daily Bread Bakery & Bistro brings a little taste of the French countryside to Blacksburg!” Fresh hot breakfast items and pastries can be enjoyed with gourmet coffee or Italian espresso drinks. Lunch and casual dinner at the cafe is made fresh daily, featuring sandwiches made from fresh baked bread, whole grain salads, chef salads, made-from-scratch soups and special-of-the-day entree items.

13. Revolutionary Soup, Charlottesville

rev soup1
108 2nd St. SW # 17, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902 | 104 14th Street NW, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Facebook Facebook | Website | Twitter Twitter | Photo: Revolutionary Soup FB

Revolutionary Soup is a locally owned, independent restaurant. Their two locations are open Mon–Thu 9am-8pm and ’til 9pm on Friday and Saturday and provide Charlottesville with the highest quality, freshly prepared soups, sandwiches, salads and wraps.
Fresh, local ingredients from organic, eco-friendly and sustainably maintained farms are the first step in this process. Unique, creative recipes based on classical preparations are the next step. Add to this equation quick, friendly service in a casual atmosphere, and you have Revolutionary Soup!

14. Soup and Taco, Fredericksburg

813 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, Virginia
Facebook | Website | Twitter | Photo: Soup and Taco FB

Right in the middle of downtown Fredericksburg, Soup and Taco is an extremely popular lunch spot. Make sure to get their early, because this place fills up quick! Their menu offers the traditional mexican cuisine as well as different latin american fare that you have to try! Give Roberto and Reina Gonzalez a visit next time you’re craving some great Mexican food!

15. Lefty’s Main Street Grille, BLacksburg

1202 S Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060
Website | Facebook | Twitter | Photo: Lefty’s Main Street Grille Twitter

Lefty’s is a cozy restaurant located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Blacksburg, Virginia. They serve fresh, homemade, delicious, inspired cuisine.

If you liked this article, you might also enjoy Top 20 Soul Food Spots In Virginia and Top 20 Virginia Sandwich Spots.

At Scoutology, we scout your city so you don’t have to. You’re going to love the Scoutology Network.

The following two tabs change content below.

Maggie Comeau, Content Manager

Maggie Comeau is the content manager of Scoutology. Her favorite things to write about are sweets, brunch and burgers.

Latest posts by Maggie Comeau, Content Manager (see all)