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4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
+1 804-438-9356
07:30 - 15:00
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Sun 07:30 - 14:00
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Accokeek, Maryland
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

My husband and I patronized The Local restaurant for breakfast. The staff were very pleasant, and I can see that the restaurant is a location where Irvington residents like to come to the restaurant to socialize. Very friendly atmosphere.

Thank Dee A
Nairobi, Kenya
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I have eaten at The Local at least 30 times. It is a decent coffee shop for a small town. Not Portland, Seattle or Richmond quality but still they do a nice job. The muffins and toasted bagels are very good. The cappuccino and latte are above average. IMHO, the coffee is below average for real coffee... More 

Thank Quigg L
Heathsville, Virginia
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Local is a place you want to return to, time and again. The food is great, the atmosphere is both quaint and casual. Service is fantastic. I recommend it very highly. It has become a Sunday morning ritual for me and my friend.

Thank fjkober
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We rode our bikes in town for breakfast, this was the only place open. it was not too busy and there was apace to park the bikes. The food was good not special standard breakfast stuff, but it hit the spot. Service was ok, not too friendly. Too many flys, not sure they can do anything about it.

Thank Kevin M
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128 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent lunch here. People were very friendly. The sandwiches and salad were very fresh and flavorful . Very cool decor. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Susan C
Lancaster, Virginia
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

First, let me start by saying that a 3-star review is not a bad thing. It means that the service I receive is what I expect from the establishment I visit. We are building a house in the area, and when we stay overnight, The Local is where we have breakfast. The food is great, and the staff is always... More 

Thank DCTraveler02
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Great menu with a large selection of breakfast and lunch items. The staff not willing to stray from the menu even when I was willing to pay additional for an item. This could have been an opportunity for me to positively review another item on the menu. Instead, I was unable to even try it without ordering the entire sandwich.... More 

Thank Kathy P
Pasadena MD
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166 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We took a break from riding bikes on a hot morning while staying at the Tides Inn. It is a small but cozy shop with an interesting mix of ice cream, coffees, beer, smoothies, snacks and breakfast foods. Probably has lunch too but we stopped for drinks only so didn't look close at the menu. A few of us had... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

A hot July morning I walked into town from The Tides Inn where my husband was attending a conference. Ordered an iced tea and sat on the front patio sipping my delicious tea and reading some local visitors brochures. Very pleasant even in the summer heat. I started back inside to find out if tea refills were free, but stopped... More 

Thank Sally M
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Clean and welcoming. Sandwiches extraordinary and service top drawer. Down home and comfortable. Stop in and find heaven on a "silver plate!" Potato salad to die for!

Thank Byron H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Healthy, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Irvington
  • Phone Number: +1 804-438-9356
A great place in the Northern Neck to gather for locally roasted organic coffee, great food and the LOCAL BUZZ! Free Wi-Fi, local and regional newspapers, indoor and patio dining, and BEV’s Homemade Ice Cream. Serving breakfast and lunch 7 days a week. Beer and Wine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?