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Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe

218 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1374
+1 757-357-0045
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (52 reviews)
“cakes” (20 reviews)
“bread” (26 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
218 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1374
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Though I've enjoyed their cakes and cupcakes in the past, this visit was the first time I had breakfast there, and I was not disappointed! My friends had the tradtional eggs and meat breakfast, while I tried the lighter fare quiche, salad and fruit. Totally...More

Thank BSK5
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful review!! We are so glad you enjoyed you visit and look forward to seeing you again!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 5 th visit here, I used to love this place. Had company from Canada here and I told them how good this place was. I asked for a turkey sandwich with cheddar slices (tummy issues) I’ve had it before. New chef gives...More

1  Thank Shirl P
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The first restaurant we looked into in Smithfield, on the same side of the street as a number of antique shops so perhaps more visible to shoppers, was crowded, noisy, and had a line of disgruntled customers waiting and waiting for some kind of acknowledgment...More

Thank DaJoos
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you so much for visiting !!! We appreciate the fact that you noticed our hard work.. We do in fact make everything in house . I do hope you get a chance to return again .. And happy belated Saint patties day 🍀🍀🍀

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This is the first time I've been here. My mother the in law took me here. The food was real good but the service was terrible We waited a but to get served waited longer for food but after that we waited forever just to...More

Thank Shirl P
Reviewed 14 February 2018

My husband and I took our neighbor out to lunch. We selected this location because it was in the heart of Smithfield and located near shops. Clear and cheery inside we sat in the front dining area of the 4 dining areas (4th dining area...More

Thank JLDC
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you so much for visiting and also you wonderful review. We are glad to know you found us and please come again!! We have been @ 218 Main Street for 25 years. Thank you again!!

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

When we take a ride over to Smithfield we usually are accompanied by our dog, consequently we recognize we will be eating outside which results in return visits to Smithfield Cafe. Yesterday was no different and we were warmly greeted by young lady who returned...More

Thank Ric44
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Breakfast is excellent there, It does have limited tables but it is well worth the wait. The sandwiches are great for lunch time also. Baked goods can be bought here so bring your sweet tooth. My sister order a cinnamon bun and she had to...More

Thank thejeffb
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you so much for having breakfast with us. Maybe next time you can try lunch😊..we are glad you enjoyed everything.. We also have extended hours on Friday and Saturday nights for dinner. We seat 70 guests downstairs and 40 upstairs So not too small😉.....More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We were torn between this place and the taste of Smithfield across the street. We chose this because there was no line and I think we made the right decision. Good sandwiches and had the mac & cheese side. My husband had the all kinds...More

Thank Cindy M
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for choosing us. We work very hard to ensure great food made from scratch. We also want to make you feel at home with good service . Please come back and visit us again !!

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

First time visit and I was impressed. I had the spinach and fried goat cheese salad. My friend had the chicken salad sandwich and another friend had pie. Quick service. I cleaned my plate and can't wait to return again. Highly recommend.

Thank Easycritic01
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

We love first time visitors because that means we will see you again!!! So glad you enjoyed your visit, your food and your service. Our goal here is simple ...serve delicious food with great service and make people happy!!!

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Popped into this cafe for a coffee and something sweet. My husband had the Banana Nut Muffin and I had the Custard Coconut Pie. Both were really delicious, the girls serving were really friendly and although we're from London, they thought we were Scottish -...More

1  Thank janp600
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

How nice to have you visit from across the Pond!! Thank you and we are so glad you enjoyed your goodies. Come visit again!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1374
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-357-0045
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