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The Local

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12 oz $1.60
16 oz $1.95
20 oz $2.25
Brewed Coffee
12 oz $3.00
16 oz $3.50
20 oz $4.00
12 oz $3.00
16 oz $3.50
20 oz $4.00
12 oz $2.25
16 oz $2.60
20 oz $2.95
Cafe Au Lait
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.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
American, Cafe, Healthy
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews lunch sandwiches breakfast sandwich ice cream half sandwich cranberry orange salad great coffee tides inn bike ride cup of coffee staff was friendly meeting place read the paper a great place to relax take out great breakfast spot
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

They microwave there eggs ... no grill, the only real spot in town for breakfast.sandwiches, yogurt, bagels with nova,

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jane Susan F
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Three of us were driving around the Northern Neck yesterday stopped at The Local for our coffee break. The staff was friendly and our coffee selections were very good. One of our group was a water drinker and we were delighted that they had non-plastic...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jackfred
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had a really nice time at the Local while staying in Irvington. Bagel with cream cheese, bacon and cucumbers was great. Staff was very nice and friendly and it was just a great place to relax and read the paper.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank washingtondcfan
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The food was average and over-priced. I will say the staff was very accommodating making a change to our order even though they had begun preparation. We probably should have tried breakfast instead.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 816becky
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed a relaxing time having breakfast several times this week . Great coffee and food. Very friendly and helpful. They are also dog friendly.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank boxshop
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived in town hungry and this establishment was recommended for lunch. We hurried over and arrived 30 min before closing. We decided on something off the menu, but when we tried to place our order we were told they were no longer serving. This...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank LHPUSAviaOki
Reviewed 22 July 2018

My daughters and I biked here for breakfast from The Tides Inn. I ordered bacon, egg, and cheese on an everything bagel, and it was outstanding. One daughter ordered the parfait, and she loved it, and the other ordered a breakfast wrap with ham, egg,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank John C
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The coffee was done well with all of the contemporary accoutrements. Great location with outside bistro tables, many with umbrellas. The service was excellent in that the staff seem to know immediately what returning curning customers wanted and seemed to start preparing it as soon...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank travelertj
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great location and only 1/2 mile walk from the Tides Inn. Awesome wheat bagel with smoked salmon, cream cheese and capers. I've traveled extensively and it's probably the best I've had. Good coffee! I'd rave, but I'm not much of a coffee drinker. Eat in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank flygirl13762
Reviewed 7 July 2018

The breakfast sandwiches are quite good and my wife raved about her cappuccino; my tea was served in a rather large cup that sort of overwhelmed the tea bag. Nice vibe and it's a popular place with the locals.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Dave C
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