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Local Roots

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
US$10 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Contemporary
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed our dinner very much. The chef is making good use of local produce and that makes or an interesting twist. Highly recommendable.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michele W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our grown family was home for the holidays, so we made a point of dining at Local Roots. The cocktails were creatively wonderful and dinner was excellent. It was our first experience dining there on a Sunday evening with large portions of shared side dishes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Deb L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We began the New Year with dinner at Local Roots, which we've visited several times before and have never been disappointed. The menu differs by the season since produce and food are locally sourced. I started with the soup du jour followed by a delicious...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Roanoke. The menu is varied and creative and the service is always excellent. Tonight was no exception. The waiter was outstanding and very knowledgeable. His suggestions were right on point for both the entrees and the wine....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sunset2b
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

From their white beef to their hot apple cider this place is nothing but class. We went on Friday night at 5pm and got the last table that wasn’t reserved. Besides the white beef patty- I ordered the scallops with sweet potatoes. The scallops were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank debmink
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Cool place with great food and constantly changing menu on the weekends. Everything we ate was excellent, their bar makes some good drinks also.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gdgraph
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We didn't go here for the longest time and once we did we couldn't stop going! You might think the food is too fancy or the prices higher but please try this place anyway! The food is locally sourced and they make so many things...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank sherricollins101
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

For me, there is nothing better than farm to table; I live for fresh ingredients locally sourced. Add an awesome ambiance, super friendly people and great art and you have Local Roots, the best restaurant in Roanoke!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 629angelab
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us by Lynn, at the King George Inn, where we were staying. Her recommendation was spot on and a delicious and interesting meal was had by both of us. The menu changes daily based upon what is available but I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank WesOrmond
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We were told this restaurant was the best place to visit in Roanoke and it was absolutely fabulous. It’s very special as it has a “farm to table” philosophy, and you really feel all the staff are proud to work there. They are really passionate...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kdandy
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19 April 2016|
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Response from Cathy G | Reviewed this property |
The bar menu is a little less expensive - but the hamburger is one of the best in Roanoke. The regular menu varies, but it's not cheap. They organize their menu by size of appetite. The medium appetite items average $7-11... More
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18 January 2015|
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Response from AGrayghost | Reviewed this property |
Be surprised if not an option. This place has only an A game
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