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Harold & Cathy's Dumfries Cafe

17670 Fraley Blvd, Dumfries, VA 22026-2388
+1 703-441-1465
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“biscuits” (9 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
17670 Fraley Blvd, Dumfries, VA 22026-2388
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wanted to visit the oldest cafe in town and see if the reviews were right.It is a cafeteria with large windows. Hamburgers were good. Service also, the lady was very friendly and quick . Absolutely American.

Thank mariaclaudia71
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic Mom and Pop Shop great food fantastic service. Located on the corner of Route 1 North and South this wonderful quaint establishment if a local Delight. Still have some of that southern charm great menu gravy and biscuits or perfect small space however make...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been hearing about this place for years and decided to stop in this week. I went for breakfast and tried an egg sandwich with bologna on it. The service was really nice and friendly. The place was very clean and the menu had all...More

Thank J E
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Philly cheese steak; excellent! Fries; excellent! Bacon cheeseburger; excellent! Potato soup; waaaay excellent! Pumpkin spice cake; excellent! Very friendly prompt attentive service! Check it out!

Thank Gary M
Reviewed November 23, 2017

Great selection of breakfast items. Service was fast. Biscuits could be cooked a little longer for me next time but good taste. Self serve coffee. Mom and Pop place so that gets an extra level,for me. Small seating area.

Thank JamesKennedy_11
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Food tastes like I cooked the food. The food was great. Service was good and facility was clean. It's a great place for family and friends to dine in a very casual environment.

Thank mammal2001
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Just like something from a movie. A real life diner in the suburbs. Good food, good prices, very friendly people. Sometimes very crowded, and only open for breakfast and lunch, but otherwise a great place.

Thank SeeBear
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

This little diner is set on a strange fork in the road intersection. The food was home cooked and good for an everyday Breakfast away from the normal chain restaurants. It is a strange set up where you order at the counter then you get...More

Thank Landon W
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

The lady at the front desk at the hotel I was staying at suggested this place and I was very pleased she did! Right away I realized we had found something special. There were quite a few locals eating there not just travelers like me...More

Thank 1000fpatch
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Service is always friendly and the food - delicious. I've visited during breakfast and lunch periods there and have not been disappointed with my selections.

Thank marjoriet116
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Questions & Answers
June 30, 2017|
Response from Stacey B |
I don't know if they salt them as they cook, but they do offer grits, and they are good (I've had them a number of times).
June 19, 2017|
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Response from joek44a | Reviewed this property |
Yes. but not at one long table, tables a basically 4 per table unless you pull a couple together. It's just a small local place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17670 Fraley Blvd, Dumfries, VA 22026-2388
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +1 703-441-1465
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