We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Dining Hall of The Hope and Glory Inn

65 Tavern Rd, Irvington, VA 22480
804-438-6053
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 6 restaurants in Irvington
Price range: $45 - $55
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
Write a Review

25 reviews from our community

100% Recommend
    19
    6
    0
    0
    0
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Falls Church, Virginia
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

we liked this dinner better than at the famous nearby Trick Dog Café. the food was fresh, tasty, served with gracious hospitality, and the accompanying wine was terrific. everything was great

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alexandria, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Chef Anne is amazing and the intimate nature of the dining room combined with the absolutely delicious food make for a memorable experience.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

In the small dining room of a historic inn. Serves up to about 15 people per evening. They don't turn over the tables; you have your table for the evening (approx. $65 each plus wine). Set menu; little choice, so ask ahead about the menu. Gracious hostess/owners and excellent chef.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newport News VA
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

The Hope and Glory Inn was a perfect setting for the dinner party we held to mark our daughter's engagement. We hope that she and her fiance will decide to have their wedding there when they marry two years from now. A wonderful old building, cleverly repurposed (it was originally a schoolhouse), the inn has a common area with comfy... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Would have liked a menu instead of a pre-planned meal. We had four courses. The baked oysters as an appetizer were outstanding. The main meal came out with crab cake, spoon bread and a vegetable medley like a ratatouille. Very good overall but we don't usually order 4 courses so you eat it because it is $68 a person. Not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Richmond, VA
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

You will love every morsel. Ann is a culinary expert. Her dishes may be described as eclectic, beyond ordinary - your mouth can't wait for the next bite!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Charles, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The way that they try to accommodate every little thing you need. My daughter must eat gluten free and they made her dinner special for her. You don't find that many places.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

This lovely inn has a very good cook who trained in Hawaii and in Paris (interesting combination). We had typical Virginia food, oysters and crab cakes with spoonbread, but each thing was special and showed the chef's training. The crab cakes, in particular, were outstanding - no crumbs to speak of, and not noticeably fried. And the spoonbread - haven't... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This is a small intimate dining room in a B&B. We were greeted by the owners and felt very welcome. The chef, Anne Kirkmyer, was trained in Paris and each course was elegant and very tasty. Anne personally served the main course and was friendly and informative. Her cookbook combined French cooking without the need for gourmet ingredients.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Elkton, Maryland
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

The food is prix fixed menu served in four courses. Each course was excellent. Chef Ann's culinary expertise is awesome! AND she has a great cookbook so you can make her great dishes at home!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Dining Hall of The Hope and Glory Inn also viewed

 
Irvington, VA
Irvington, VA
 

Been to The Dining Hall of The Hope and Glory Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage The Dining Hall of The Hope and Glory Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing