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Lovingston Cafe

) #1 of 7 Restaurants in Lovingston ££ - £££ American, Cafe,
165 Front St, Lovingston, VA 22949-2340
+1 434-263-8000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Contemporary
££ - £££
165 Front St, Lovingston, VA 22949-2340
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on our way to upstate NY from North Carolina, taking some different routes to avoid I-95 and the DC headache. It got to be lunchtime, and we decided to stop at the Lovingston Cafe. It sits in a little strip shopping area next...More

Thank Martin E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were traveling through and just by chance we stopped here. Wow were we surprised at the great food and friendly, down home service. I got the home made veal sausage and it was great. Everybody was pleasantly surprised.

Thank jbNutten
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ate Sunday lunch here, Food and service was good. Nice and clean, Lot's of people there.

Thank 56Betty56
Reviewed 13 June 2017

…if you are travelling along Rt. 29 as we were on 6/9/17. Fairly extensive menu of burgers, sandwiches, seafood and other entrees at reasonable prices (You can get out of there including drink, taxes and tip for under $15 per person). I had a BLT...More

Thank cm514
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We needed a break in our drive and saw a sign for this restaurant on the highway. It could have been just our waitress, but the service was not good. The young lady seated us and said "I'll be right back for your drink order"....More

1  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It looks like a greasy spoon from the outside but inside, especially the cute booths, it is cozy and comfortable. Another reviewer accurately described the menu as eclectic. it was hard to choose because so many items were tempting. However, I chose badly: the pan...More

Thank lilymama
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice family friendly restaurant and the look is deceiving. They have a really eclectic menu that I was not expecting. Food was tasty there was a lot of seafood on offer and some very interesting dishes. I recommend you give it a...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my salad with blue cheese crumbles, nuts,raspberry vinegarette dressing. It had a pan sauteed chicken breast on top still hot. Ask for bread or crackers with it. I have also had sandwiches, and homemade soup of the day. You can eat outside,...More

Thank rotabear
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I went here to eat one late afternoon. She ordered braised beef tips and I ordered egg plant Parmesan. My wife's food came out terribly overdone and my dish was cold like it had just come of the fridge. All this while...More

Thank hot55vw
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Several years ago my family ate here frequently when my parents/-in-law's were moving. We loved the place for the country food and atmosphere. Th restaurant has changed little. My Ruben& Onion Ring's were good, my homemade Berry Cobbler with two generations scoops of ice cream...More

Thank William B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Cafe, Contemporary
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Front St, Lovingston, VA 22949-2340
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lovingston
  • Phone Number: +1 434-263-8000
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