8 Best Restaurants in Clifton, VA

Dining Room at Trummers Restaurant, one of the best restaurants in Clifton, VA

If you’re looking for the best restaurants in Clifton, VA, then you’re in luck, because the charming historic town has a number of great options.  Whether you’re in the mood for great Italian food, mouthwatering French pastries or crepes, or Thai, you’ll find something to satisfy your craving!  Clifton is a small and beautiful historic … Read more

13 Best Restaurants Near Virginia Tech

Bar and glasses at 622 North Restaurant - one of the best restaurants near Virginia Tech

If you’re looking for the best restaurants near Virginia Tech, then you’re in luck, because there are many great options to choose from!  You can find wine bars, Italian pizzerias, sushi, Greek, and fish tacos just steps from the Virginia Tech campus.  My brother was a Virginia Tech alumni (go Hokies!) and he helped provide … Read more

10 Best Restaurants Near Granby Street in Norfolk, VA

Codex Restaurant on Granby Street in Norfolk, VA

If you’re looking for restaurants near Granby Street in Norfolk, VA, then you’re in luck! Because you have literally dozens of great restaurants to choose from!  Whether you’re in the mood for French, Italian, American, Japanese, Thai, or just about anything you can imagine, you’ll find it on Granby Street.  Granby Street is one of … Read more

12 Best Ice Cream Shops in Fredericksburg, VA

Abner B's Ice Cream - one of the best places for ice cream in Fredericksburg, VA

If you’re in the mood for ice cream in Fredericksburg, VA, you have no shortage of great options!  The historic town is home to the famous Carl’s Frozen Custard (which you definitely have to try!), as well as many other ice cream shops that specialize in everything from soft serve to frozen yogurt, to gelato, … Read more

16 Best Restaurants in Fredericksburg, VA in 2023

The bar at Foode - one of the best restaurants in Fredericksburg, VA

Historic Fredericksburg is a great destination in central Virginia. It is conveniently located about halfway between Washington, D.C. and Richmond, and it is right off I-95. Fredericksburg is also a great food destination. It’s filled with fun, eclectic, and modern restaurants. You’ll find a wide range of great restaurants in Fredericksburg, VA no matter what … Read more

14 Best Restaurants in Downtown Charlottesville, VA

Ivy Inn Restaurant - one of the best restaurants in downtown charlottesville va

The best restaurants in downtown Charlottesville, VA feature a wide assortment of excellent and diverse specialties that include sushi, French, contemporary American cuisine, tapas, farm-to-table, old Virginia classics, and more. Many of these restaurants are conveniently located in historic downtown Charlottesville near the Downtown Mall. The below recommendations are Charlottesville restaurants that either I have … Read more

12 Best Breakfast Restaurants in Richmond, VA


Richmond, VA is home to some fabulous restaurants, bars, and breweries. It’s also an excellent destination for great a breakfast. Whether you’re in the mood for a decadent brunch, savory or sweet waffles, mouth-watering pancakes, incredible mimosas, Bloody Marys, or delicious biscuits, Richmond has something to satisfy your cravings for the most important meal of … Read more

15 Best Restaurants in Winchester, VA

Fish Dishes

Winchester is a lovely historic town located about 60 miles west of Fairfax County in the Shenandoah Mountains.   Winchester is home to a number of excellent restaurants serving Italian, Thai, Mexican, French, wood-fired pizzas, southern comfort food, and much more! No matter what your taste, you will definitely be able to find a great meal … Read more

The 8 Best Rooftop Restaurants in Richmond, VA

Rooftop Restaurant

Richmond is one of America’s oldest cities. It is filled with history and major attractions like Belle Isle, The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, The Virginia State Capitol, and Richmond National Battlefied Park. There are also many excellent restaurants in Richmond, including a fun collection of Richmond rooftop bars and restaurants, where you can find … Read more

The 10 Best Restaurants Near Middleburg, VA

Steak Dinner

Middleburg is a charming historic town and a top winery destination in northern Virginia. It is located about 25 miles from Fairfax County and 45 miles from Washington, D.C. which makes it a convenient spot for a lovely weekend visiting some of the best local wineries in the heart of Virginia wine country.  You can … Read more