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Golden Leaf Bistro

215 Craghead St, Danville, VA 24541-1203
+1 434-791-3191
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“saganaki” (5 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 Craghead St, Danville, VA 24541-1203
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Its been awhile since we ate here but the food was wonderful and the people who waited on us were very nice . I use to walk by this building when I was a little girl in the late 40's and early 50's when it...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank littlewolfgriffith
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I was very excited about the new restaurant. I was hoping to get quality food because I heard good things about it. I ordered the Italian Chicken. I could not eat it. The food preparation was not good at all. The waiter had said thst...More

Date of visit: September 2018
4  Thank hartridge72
Reviewed August 29, 2018

While doing a little exploring when in town for a wedding, we stumbled upon Golden Leaf at lunchtime: a lucky choice! Very reasonable prices, very good food, and a nice (albeit not huge) selection of draft beers, including some excellent ones from Ballad Brewer, which...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Steve J
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We were leaving an antique store and since it was lunchtime I searched for restaurants in Danville and discovered the Golden Leaf Bistro was only 500 feet away. Since we are Americans we got in our car and drove for thirty seconds. We were the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank reallaw46
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I visited on a weeknight for dinner and was promptly seated at a comfortable half booth. I started with a cup of tomato bisque then half size egg and bacon Caesar Salad. Both were excellent. Bread was offered but turned down. I had Mahi-mahi off...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RalphR193
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Met up with a friend for dinner while he was traveling through the area. We were drawn to the number one rating here. The bistro lives up to the rating. I was abke to substitute mashed potatoes for the Jasmine rice. Salmon prepared perfect. Also...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Carrie V
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant, the first being several years ago. We had great memories and were once again very pleased with both food and service. We ordered the fried green tomato appetizer with the balsamic reduction, requesting that on the side,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LJBPage
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I found Golden Leaf through TA while on a business trip. Overall high quality food with a nice atmosphere. Apps were great especially the fried green tomatoes! (Don’t miss this one) however service (kitchen)was a bit slow for a quiet weeknight as an FYI but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JMorr413
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The best restuarant in Danville with impeccable service. Food is absolutely delicious. Located in Downtown Danville in the River District. My favorite is the spinach fennel salad.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ressie L
Reviewed July 26, 2018

A lovely "special occasion" restaurant. The food is amazing and the service outstanding. Good selection of well prepared food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Karen S
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April 24, 2018|
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Response from beetlebom1 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous respondent. The restaurant has several rooms, some smaller and some larger.
November 8, 2017|
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Response from shirleyf586 | Reviewed this property |
None that I saw. Casual was fine
November 8, 2017|
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Response from keg0nsaman | Reviewed this property |
Went in the Summer. Pressed khakis and collared golf shirt went just fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Craghead St, Danville, VA 24541-1203
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-791-3191
  • E-mail
Golden Leaf Bistro is located in the Tobacco Warehouse District in Downtown Danville. Its old world charm and character are unmatched. We feature American cuisine from amazing steaks, fresh seafood, hand crafted pastas, daily specials and a full service bar and wine cellar. We have patio dining featuring fire pits and music, while offering two private dining rooms for business meetings or family events. We look forward to serving you and your guests at Golden Leaf Bistro. We also offer full service catering services for all occasions and budgets. Give us a call today or drop in!
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