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?

African | Asian | European | North American | Caribbean & South American | International



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.


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.
91 N. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1177
Feasts from the East in the heart of downtown. Customized spice selections.

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.

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.

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.
Thai Cafe
182 Neff Ave. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-2201
Authentic Thai cuisine
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.
51 Kenmore St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-THAI
Authentic Thai cuisine providing a wide range of dishes, appetizers, noodles and soups
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.

Xenia A Kabob Grill
219 Burgess Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-437-4832
A fusion of flavorful international Eastern and Mediterrian spices over kebabs, fresh pita, vegetables and rice. Limited outdoor seating available.

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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 mozarella 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

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.

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.

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.

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.
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.
1039 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1113
Authentic Italian favorites in a cozy family-friendly atmosphere. Catering and outdoor dining available.

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North American

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.

Billy Jack’s Wing and Draft Shack
92 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-1793
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.

Dave's Taverna
810 Port Republic Road Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-564-1487
Daily specials, homemade soups, Pastitio (greek lasagna), french bread or spinach salad or...enjoy the food you've come to rely on for the past 16 years: gyros, steak and cheeses, burgers and pizzas.

Jack Brown’s Beer and Burger Joint*
80 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-433-5225
Specialty Wagyu beef burgers with creative toppings, fried Oreos and an immense selection of brews. Outdoor pet-friendly patio dining available.

Jess’ Quick Lunch*
22 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-434-8282
Family-friendly local favorite serving hot dogs, chili dogs and hamburgers.

Jimmy Madison's
121 South Main St., Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Prepare yourself for a special blend of soulful music, modern southern cuisine, and premium whiskeys.

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. Chef Mark Newsome prepares a unique and exquisite menu that changes some each day and completely with the seasons. Features include an extensive wine and beer list as well as high-quality ingredients from many small local farmers. Restaurant features 5 dining rooms, including an outdoor patio.
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.

Log Cabin BBQ
1011 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-442-8888
Barbecue with original house-made sauces, ribs, variety of sides, sweet tea and more. Catering and outdoor 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 | 540-432-1386
1635 E. Market St. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-564-0416
1741 Virginia Ave. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-422-1997
Iconic freshly-made bagels, sandwiches, pastries, salds and soups. Lunch and dinner also available.

153 S. Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | 540-801-8881Located 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.
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.
680 Garbers Church Rd. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-433-7888
Located at the Heritage Oaks Golf Course, Wild Woods BBQ serves Pork BBQ, Pork Tenderloin, Chicken Sandwiches, Cheeseburgers/Hamburgers, Ham and Turkey Sandwiches, Fries, Potato Salad, Macaroni Salad, and a variety of beverages. Catering available.

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Caribbean & South American

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

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.

El Charro Mexican Restaurants
865 Port Republic Rd Ste 125 Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | (540) 801-8100
1580 S Main St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | (540) 433-3189
1570 E Market St. Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | (540) 564-0386
Authetic Mexican Cuisine

El Rancho Mexican
68 S. Carlton St. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-434-1839
Authentic Mexican taste in a fun, exciting atmosphere. Options range from tacos, burritos and enchiladas to salads and quesadillas.

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. quesadillas.

Jalapeno Southwest Grill
1039 Port Republic Rd. Harrisonburg, VA | 540-383-8228
Food styles: Burgers, Caribbean, Cuban, Mexican, Tex-Mex, Vegan. 


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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.

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.
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.
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.
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.

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

126 W. Bruce St, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801 |
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.

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. Specialty dinner nights each week. Credit cards not accepted.

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* = Specialty breakfast or brunch available

= Virginia Green participants have made voluntary commitments to reduce their impact on the environment.

= Menu includes Gluten Free Cusine and/or Gluten Free alternatives