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Firefly Fare

32 Market Sq SE, Roanoke, VA 24011-0012
+1 540-206-2630
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“tofu” (5 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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American, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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32 Market Sq SE, Roanoke, VA 24011-0012
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were downtown for Riot Rooster Indie Craft Fair and stumbled upon Firefly Fare...which used to be in the Market Bldg and I didn't know where it had landed. Located at the back side of this interesting old building, I thought it was just a...More

Thank chiknlvr
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I was expecting SO much from this restaurant. They source their food well which caught my eye and made me excited to visit! But the food was lackluster. The waiter had a stink face on the entire time, not because he was rude I just...More

Thank salexi72
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Yum! During work travel to Roanoke I was assigned to find a lunch place that delivered. Fetchvirginia.com teams with local restaurants to provide delivery and that's how I found Firefly Fare. There were 6 of us and we ordered 3 pizzas and a variety of...More

Thank Dylan S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We had stopped at the Firefly earlier in the day on the 20th for a bevvy and had a good look at the menu and as i was curious about the origin of grits those in charge gave me a sample to taste and the...More

Thank yellowchat
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Hard to believe that with food this good that the place wasn't packed, but I suspect that their new location might have something to do with it. Regardless, this is a very nice and casual place for both meat eaters and vegetarians. Highly recommended!!

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I had dinner here on a trip through Roanoke. Service was fast and our entrees were delicious! I had the meatloaf and she had the shrimp and grits. The homemade squash soup we split was wonderful, too! Just what we were looking...More

Thank LynnFromPA
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Do yourself a favor and walk an extra two blocks past market square and the burger bars to have a truly delicious meal. Kind of nouveau Southern. Somewhat hipster, but very family friendly. I was traveling with my two children and we all walked away...More

Thank ion1973
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

And no on cared. The pot pie tastes freezer burned. The waiter said no way. Nice ambiance but made for a disappointing stop in Roanoke.

Thank sct-esq
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We arrived at the end of their lunch service but they welcomed us anyway. The food was awesome and healthy. I had the spinach delight, which was probably the best salad I have ever had. My husband had the tofu plate and he said it...More

Thank WB_NC
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place & all the vegetarian options that are super delicious! Went with friends & had a smorgasbord of good eats. I recommend the chickpea burger, spicy cheese slaw & deviled eggs!

Thank Bsher311
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Market Sq SE, Roanoke, VA 24011-0012
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-206-2630
Locally-powered Bistro serving lunch and dinner. Offering up seasonal specialties and an eclectic mix of cuisine inspired by fresh, honest ingredients. Craft beer, wine, local cider and fresh veggie juice bar.
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