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CarWash Cafe and Catering

481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
+1 804-435-0405
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (62 reviews)
“sandwiches” (20 reviews)
“fries” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place for breakfast in Kilmarnock, Virginia! The grits are like none you have had before. Small place, but very efficient. Food, service and atmosphere all excellent.

Thank Traveler61111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You’ll do a double-take when driving by this place because it’s an odd pairing indeed. However, you need to turn around, pull in, and park because it’s worth it. It’s small, so you may have to wait depending on the time of day. We went...More

Thank irishuga4h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for breakfast. Figuring out where to park was a chore as spots aren’t marked , but everything else was excellent! Omelettes were super, ingredients were very fresh. Locals were lining up to buy chicken salad ( will go back for it as it was...More

Thank Occum
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Would have missed it if not for following a local friend because it is actually a carr was on one side! It is small and quaint but as modern as could be as well. The lunch, I had shrimp salad, was fresh and flavorful...it came...More

Thank poohwear
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We stopped here for breakfast on our last day visiting the area. While the food was very good, the service was non-existent. The place was busy and there appeared to be only two women serving patrons, but our server did not even give us one...More

Thank Urbie275
Reviewed 17 May 2018

It's conveniently located right along the Va Rte 3 hwy as you go through Kilmarnock. There is NOT a great deal of parking, but it is a small place (about 10 tables). My wife had the crab sandwich with sweet potato fries, while I had...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My wife found this wonderful little place when searching for restaurants while visiting Kilmarnock. The name alone told us we had to visit. We arrived on a Sunday at the lunch hour and met the owner who is a delightful lady. After talking foods my...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Initially I was a little unsure but the restaurant was full and had a small line. I had the crab cake and it was excellent. Everything looked great and the kitchen is small but open so you could see the effort and attention to detail...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Found this place feom reading the reviews and if anything, the Carwash Cafe is evwn better than what folks have been saying. We had the burger, which was exellent, and the oyster po' boy which was outstanding. Fresh oysters fried properly and seeved on a...More

Thank Joe N
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Different little place that was fantastic! The options for breakfast were enormous. We had the Eggs, Crab Cake Benedict and veggie omelette. Both were super! Was not too croweded and the local atmosphere was welcoming. A must for any visit to Kilmarnock!

Thank Jeffrey G
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Pat W
14 February 2016|
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Response from Janice M | Reviewed this property |
i have seen a customer inside in a wheelchair, but I don't know how they entered so I can't advise the best way to do that. I would suggest calling them to ask about it. The number is (804) 435-0405
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: +1 804-435-0405
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