Local Flavor

A variety of locally-owned farm-to-table and international restaurants call Harrisonburg home, making it easy for you to take a "Culinary Trip Around the World" right here in the Shenandoah Valley. Which of these unique culinary establishments will you be taking a bite out of today?


A Bowl of Good Café*
831 Mt. Clinton Pike Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-437-9020
Globally inspired, local goodness- A Bowl of Good brings a healthy, hearty, convenient and internationally-influenced eating experience to Harrisonburg with a focus on fresh, all-natural ingredients.

Aroma Buffet and Grill
233 Burgess Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-438-8881
Great for families and groups, Aroma serves traditional American and Italian cuisines with an Asian flare buffet-style.

Artful Dodger*
47 Court Square Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-432-1179
This coffeehouse and cocktail lounge serves American dishes with vegan and vegetarian options. Frequent live entertainment. Outdoor seating available

Backcountry Restaurant & Lounge
1594 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-3575
Traditional American cuisine with a country vibe, complete with live music and mechanical bull.

80 W. Water St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1366
Neapolitan-inspired, thin-crusted pizza baked at 900 degrees in a traditional wood-fired oven. Dough made fresh daily, and pizzas, hand-made pastas, salads and apps feature house-made mozzarella and sausage as well as local seasonal produce sourced from Shenandoah Valley farmers.
 
64 S Mason St., Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-432-6400
"Home of the Virginia Slice" New York Style Oven Pizza
 
Beyond Restaurant and Bar
50 W. Water St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-432-0105
Asian-inspired dishes including extensive sushi selections, tapas, fusion foods and unique cocktails. Frequent live entertainment. Outdoor seating available.


Billy Jack’s Wing and Draft Shack
92 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1793
Home of the Original Jack Browns. Fresh chicken wings and "leghorns," chili cheese fries with Wagyu beef, chicken sandwiches and unique doughnut desserts. Craft beers from all over the world, 12 rotating drafts and the state's largest selection of craft beers in the can.

Black Forest German Restaurant
787 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-689-0758
Authentic and modern German cooking with a focus on locally-sourced ingredients and fresh flavors. Outdoor seating available.


Bravo Italian Restaurant
1647 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-438-5770
Authentic Italian recipes, fresh-baked bread, sauces made daily and unique lunch and dinner specials. Meeting space available with reservation. Check schedules for Dinner and a Show on Bravo's website.

Capital Ale House*
41-A Court Square Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-564-2537
A fine selection of over 100 ales, lagers, premium wines and top-shelf spirits; burgers, sandwiches, salads and entrees with an Irish flare. Patio dining available.
 
Cinnamon Bear Bakery & Deli*
600 E. University Blvd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-2867
Bakery and deli with breakfast, sandwiches, soups and salds, specialty desserts and made-to-order desserts.
 
Ciro’s Lasagna House
778 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-5375
Italian meals including lasagna, pasta, and subs, as well as classic pizza dishes. Patio dining available.
 
Clementine Café*
153 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-801-8881
Quality food, live music, innovative cocktails, art, films and community events. Vegetarian options available. Ruby's Lounge, located below Clementine's, has patio seating, a bustling nightlife scene and is available for private parties with reservation.
 
Corgans' Publick House*
865 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-564-CORG
Locally-owned Irish pub with great food and good fun- Irish Nachos, Welsh Rarebit, Guiness Stew, Burgers, Cottage Pie and more. Full bar and variety of brews on tap. Live music, specialty nights and pub quiz nights weekly.
 
Cuban Burger
70 W. Water St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-812-6970
Cuban-American cuisine including fritas, tapas, Cuban sandwiches, and a full bar with specialty tropical rum craft cocktails.

Earth & Tea Cafe*
120 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-432-8280
Tea shop with international flare; the cafe offers a large selection of teas , wide variety of international dishes and a selection of craft and imported beers and wines in a global lounge setting.

El Charro Mexican Restaurants
1580 S Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-3189
1570 E Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-564-0386
Authentic Mexican Cuisine

El Sol
91 E. Elizabeth St. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-442-8763
Authentic Mexican food located in downtown Harrisonburg. Menu includes tortas, tacos, quesadillas, sopas, gorditas and more.

Finnigan's Cove Seafood Bar & Grill
30 West Water St. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-433-9874
Finnigan's Cove has been home to many patrons and seafood lovers since 1996. We offer an extensive menu including fresh seafood, salads, steaks, sandwiches, wraps, and our own homemade soups that have become very popular with patrons from all over the state. Come visit our fully stocked bar and relax after work with our friendly and courteous staff.
 
Flambe Kabob & Grill
1971 Evelyn Byrd Road Suite E, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-217-5913
Delicious food, international flavors, local ingredients. We are dedicated to serving excellence to people who want simple, delicious cuisine. We strive to give our guests the best culinary experience possible. Using only the freshest ingredients and serving them in a warm, comfortable atmosphere, each meal spent in the company of our friendly staff will always be a pleasurable experience. We are also devoted to making sure you don’t go home hungry. Our portions are as large as our desires, and even though we’re a small restaurant, there is nothing small about our service and quality.
Hours: 11am-9pm, Monday-Sunday

FoodBarFood
126 W. Bruce St, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801 | 540-433-3663
Global Comfort Food. The concept that drives Food Bar Food is our belief that food made with fresh ingredients, thoughtful flavors and complemented with inventive, approachable beverages is an experience that can be accessible and appreciated by everyone. Now serves lunch from 11am-2pm!

Francesco's Ristorante Italiano
1751 Virginia Ave. Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | 540-442-7174
Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria serving pizza, pasta and entrees for lunch and dinner in a comfortable, welcome restaurant and bar. Catering is available.

Franco's Pizza
225 Burgess Road Harrisonburg Crossing, Harrisonburg, VA | 540-564-0105
Franco's Pizza, Pasta, and Subs is a New York style Italian eatery. We are conveniently located in the Harrisonburg Crossing Shopping Center. Take a break from shopping and sample our varied menu. Select from delicious pizzas, baked pasta dishes, specialty pizzas by the slice, as well as beer and wine to go - the perfect complement to your meal.
 
Greens & Grains Café
865 Port Republic Rd. #113 Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1702
Salads, Home Made Soups, Wraps, Sandwiches. Fresh, Fast & friendly Service. What else could you ask for!
 
Heritage Bakery & Cafe
212 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 610-241-6651 or 540-564-1200
A cozy little French inspired pocket in the visitors center of downtown Harrisonburg, serving breakfast, lunch and pastries! Open Monday-Saturday 8:30 am-5:30 pm.
 
Indian American Cafe
91 N. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1177
Feasts from the East in the heart of downtown. Customized spice selections.

Jack Brown’s Beer and Burger Joint*
80 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-5225
Home of the Original Jack Browns. Specialty Wagyu beef burgers with creative toppings, fried Oreos and an immense selection of brews. Outdoor pet-friendly patio dining available.
 
Jalapeno Southwest Grill
1039 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-383-8228
Food styles: Burgers, Caribbean, Cuban, Mexican, Tex-Mex, Vegan.
 
Jess’ Lunch*
22 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-8282
1746 E Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-8280
Family-friendly local favorite serving hot dogs, chili dogs and hamburgers. Quick take-out.


Jimmy Madison's Southern Kitchen & Whiskey Bar
121 South Main St., Harrisonburg, VA 22801| 540-432-1000
Prepare yourself for a special blend of soulful music, modern southern cuisine, and premium whiskeys.

Joes Griddle and Grill
3155 South Main Street Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-437-0061
Full service diner featuring breakfast anytime and homestyle food. Open 5:00am-10:00pm. Menu includes carry-out and catering available, soups & salads, platters, iron skillets, sandwiches & burgers.

Jon Boyz BBQ Shack
56 E. Wolfe St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1701
Specializes in freshly smoked chicken, pork and beef, specialty sandwiches, homemade side dishes, and fries. Catering and outdoor/picnic table dining available.
 
412 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-4464

Fine dining with quiet charm inside of an elegantly-restored Victorian home. The restaurant offers a unique Refined-Virginian menu—creatively contouring to seasonally fresh, local products.

Kyoto Japanese Steak House
829 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-574-4901
Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar- tables in the main room have personal chefs for entertainment.

Las Chamas
50 Mason St. Ste. 120 Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-2020
Caribbean restaurant with a menu influenced by Venezuelan, Colombian, Cuban, Puerto Rican and Dominican flavors.

L'Italia Restaurant
815 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-0961
Authentic Italian cuisine that combines Cucina Povera and Cucina Altobohrghese styles of cooking. Vibrant wine selection. Date night specials and family dinner proportions available. Outdoor seating available.


Little Grill Collective*
621 N. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | 540-434-3594
Circa 1940s restaurant with a worker owned collective. Offers a wide variety of delicious and healthy home cooked meals with vegan, vegetarian, and meat options. Credit cards not accepted.

Little Italy Pizza
1469 S Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-432-1417
All your italian favorites Made-To-Order at great prices!

Local Chop and Grill House*
56 W. Gay St. Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | 540-801-0505
Fine dining located inside Harrisonburg's old City Produce Exchange building. Savvy atmosphere includes large wooden door, brick interior walls and rustic beams. Menu by nationally-recognized Chef Ryan Zale features fresh, hand-selected LOCAL and seasonal foods prepared with progressive flair. Restaurant also features The LOCAL Bar, with a variety of craft beers, wines, creative cocktails and lounge areas. Outdoor patio seating available.

L&S Diner*
255 N. Liberty St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-801-0110
This diner is built in the style of an old railroad car and is listed in the Register of Historic Places. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and is famous for its pan-fried chicken.

Mr J’s Bagels*
1731 S. High St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-432-1386
1635 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-564-0416
1741 Virginia Ave. Harrisonburg, VA 22901 | 540-422-1997
Iconic freshly-made bagels, sandwiches, pastries, salads and soups. Lunch and dinner also available.

O’Neills Grill
221 University Blvd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-574-4267
For over 15 years, this locally-owned restaurant has served quality, homemade eats in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Serve up fresh, home-cooked meals. Best known for our indulgent Cookie Skillets that we created for classic dessert lovers.

Oriental Cafe
563 University Blvd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-801-8989
Highlighting the flavors from Beijing via Singapore to Tokyo. Classic dishes, nigiri and maki sushi, and heart-healthy selections available.

Pano's
3190 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA | 540-434-2367
We serve only our most trusted recipes. Enjoy all our Homemade Entrees and Desserts!

Prosecco Ristorante and Subs
680 Garbers Church Rd. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-217-5607
Located at the Heritage Oaks Golf Course. Enjoy traditional Italian dishes prepared by Chef Saverio Greco. Prosecco will also offer traditional golf friendly food such as hamburgers and hotdogs. Providing a full menu you can enjoy as dine-in, carry-out, catering and delivery.

Pure Eats
217 S. Liberty Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | (540) 462-6000
We serve fresh doughnuts, Buffalo Creek Burgers, wraps, salads, fries, Homestead Creamery milkshakes, and a variety of local craft beer!

Ruby's Lady Luck*
153 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-801-8881
Located beneath Clementine Cafe, Ruby's offers burgers, wings, barbeque, and daily cocktail and beer specials. Features artwork from local artists, as well as frequent live entertainment. Space available for private group meetings.

Social BBQ
14 East Water St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-208‐7926
Upscale BBQ joint in downtown

South Fork BBQ
245 Burgess Road Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-257-4232
South Fork BBQ is a restaurant dedicated to the tireless iteration of America's oldest cuisine; barbecue.

Sushi Jako
182 Neff Ave Ste W10 Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-7278
Sushi JAKO serves fresh Japanese and Korean cuisine, featuring a full selection of sushi. Dine in or take out. Party platters are available. 

498 University Blvd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-3320
Classic Indian fare including kebabs, lamb, sea food, chicken, lamb, indian breads and more.
 
917 S. High St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-801-8878
Classic Thai entrees as well as appetizers, seafood, vegetarian, curry, traditional homemade Thai soups and dessert. Private group dining available with reservations.

The Galley
2430 South Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-3518
Galley Subs is a healthier way to eat fast food...fresh salads, fresh ground beef burgers, pizza and pasta made to order! Quick, Healthy and Fresh!

The Golden Pony
181 North Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | 540-901-2628
The Golden Pony serves up a pizza lunch buffet Monday - Friday from 11 am -3 pm. They also offer salads, sandwiches, burgers and more! Even a late night breakfast for those who like to stay up.
 
Thai Cafe
182 Neff Ave. W4 Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-2201
Authentic Thai cuisine
 
51 Kenmore St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-THAI
Authentic Thai cuisine providing a wide range of dishes, appetizers, noodles and soups

Traditions Family Style Dining
625 Mountain Clinton Pike, Parkview Plaza, Harrisonburg, VA 22802 | 540-438-0301
Food like Mom used to make in an atmosphere that feels like home.
 
Tutti Gusti Pizzaria
1326 Hillside Ave. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-6177
Tutti Gusti is a great place to grab a quick bite to eat. Try out our whole menu. From hot out of the oven chicken parmigiana subs to our classic margherita pizza there is something for everyone at Tutti Gusti. Order through our website for pickup or delivery. As always, delivery is free!
 
Union Station Restaurant & Bar
128 W. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-437-0042
Dining within the Wetsel Seed Building in downtown Harrisonburg. Each booth represents a building that once stood or still stands in the downtown area. Menu offers new version of old family favorites that have been recreated to fit modern taste, presentation and budget. Bar frequently features live music.
 
Vietopia
1015 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-438-0999
Appetizers range from egg rolls and shrimp to pork spring rolls, and entree from rice platter combos to vegetarian entrees to vermicelli noodle combos.
 
Vito's Italian Kitchen
1047 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1113
Authentic Italian favorites in a cozy family-friendly atmosphere. Catering and outdoor dining available.
 
Xenia A Kabob Grill
219 Burgess Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-437-4832
A fusion of flavorful international Eastern and Mediterranean spices over kebabs, fresh pita, vegetables and rice. Limited outdoor seating available.
 

* = Specialty breakfast or brunch available