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The Local

) #3 of 5 Restaurants in Irvington €€ - €€€ American, Cafe, Healthy
4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
+1 804-438-9356
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (32 reviews)
“sandwiches” (16 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 15:00All hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Soups
€€ - €€€
4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While staying at the Tides resort this became our breakfast spot each AM. Nice casual atmosphere with good coffee and food.

Thank Edward R
Reviewed 5 May 2017

They have a limited breakfast, some pre-made like yogurt & fruit. The lunch menu doesn't change and is not stellar. They are limited in changes they are willing to make. The sandwiches taste like they have grocery store packaged meat in them. Carwash cafe in...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

The spot is really cute and in a nice strip of town, great for walking around. My barista must have been new, because she wasn't very confident in making the latte I requested, but it was actually quite good.

1  Thank CaptPatton
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The Local is ALWAYS our first stop when visiting the area. Great food, freshly prepared and definitely great coffee! The staff is awesome and very friendly. GREAT location with outside seating, as well.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I must give the gals behind the counter who actually prepare and serve the food good marks. They are pleasant and the wait time for food is minimal . The downside to The Local is the owner who is not very friendly. I've tried many...More

1  Thank 834annk
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Wonderful coffee shop to ride your bike or walk from The Tides Inn to. Delicious treats to enjoy either inside or out on their patio.

Reviewed 19 November 2016

We took a .7 mile walk from The Tides where we were staying to get breakfast one the mornings of our stay. This is a great local spot to get breakfast sandwiches, muffins and coffee. There is seating inside and out. Pleasant staff.

Thank lovetotravel560
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Ate there twice in one week - Lunch was great, nice panini's - very tasty and fresh. Had the hot apple cider since it was a bit chilly out and it was so good. Service was quick and friendly. The next day had a breakfast...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

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
Reviewed 4 October 2016

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

Thank ray j
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4337 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480-2120
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Irvington
  • Phone Number: +1 804-438-9356
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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