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4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Kilmarnock, Virginia
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Local is a great place for a cuppa Joe, a nosh & reading the morning paper. You can also enjoy their ice cream in one of the few places in the area to grab a cone!

Thank sarek1cat
washington dc
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast sandwiches, coffee and conversation! The ladies who operate the Local are wonderful!

Thank ray j
Williamsburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

A very quaint coffee shop. If you are looking for espresso this is the place to stroll into and stay for the people watching.

Thank jefrench
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Ride your bike from the Tides, grab and coffee, muffin and a newspaper. Reasonably priced, quick and easy, much better option for those staying at the Tides

Thank kcbestbest
Accokeek, Maryland
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

My husband and I patronized The Local restaurant for breakfast. The staff were very pleasant, and I can see that the restaurant is a location where Irvington residents like to come to the restaurant to socialize. Very friendly atmosphere.

Thank Dee A
Nairobi, Kenya
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

My family and I have eaten at The Local at least 30 times. It is a decent coffee shop for a small town. Not Portland, Seattle or Richmond quality but still they do a nice job. The muffins and toasted bagels are very good. The cappuccino and latte are above average. IMHO, the coffee is below average for real coffee... More 

Thank Quigg L
Heathsville, Virginia
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

The Local is a place you want to return to, time and again. The food is great, the atmosphere is both quaint and casual. Service is fantastic. I recommend it very highly. It has become a Sunday morning ritual for me and my friend.

Thank fjkober
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We rode our bikes in town for breakfast, this was the only place open. it was not too busy and there was apace to park the bikes. The food was good not special standard breakfast stuff, but it hit the spot. Service was ok, not too friendly. Too many flys, not sure they can do anything about it.

Thank Kevin M
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117 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent lunch here. People were very friendly. The sandwiches and salad were very fresh and flavorful . Very cool decor. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Susan C
Lancaster, Virginia
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33 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

First, let me start by saying that a 3-star review is not a bad thing. It means that the service I receive is what I expect from the establishment I visit. We are building a house in the area, and when we stay overnight, The Local is where we have breakfast. The food is great, and the staff is always... More 

Thank DCTraveler02

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Soups, Healthy
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Irvington
  • Phone Number: 18044389356
A great place in the Northern Neck to gather for locally roasted organic coffee, great food and the LOCAL BUZZ! Free Wi-Fi, local and regional newspapers, indoor and patio dining, and BEV’s Homemade Ice Cream. Serving breakfast and lunch 7 days a week. Beer and Wine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?