These 9 Virginia Towns Might Be Tiny… But Their Restaurants Are Amazing

Just like you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, the rule with Virginia dining is to never judge a restaurant by the size of its town. In fact, the opposite is usually true. Our small towns have a knack for harboring some of the finest cooking in the state. While larger cities often have the benefit of convenience and variety, it’s the smaller towns that have the hidden-gem factor. Whether you’re stopping by for a meal or an extended weekend, rest assured you won’t leave town hungry when you visit the following places:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Looking for more small town finds? Don’t miss out on these additional 13 Small Town Restaurants With Incredible Dining. Or, if you live in a bigger city but are looking for that small-town feel, be sure to check out these 11 Mom & Pop Restaurants That Serve Home Cooked Meals To Die For.