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Local Chop and Grill House

56 W Gay St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3954
+1 540-801-0505
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
56 W Gay St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3954
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Reviewed 3 days ago

They have a wide of craft beers here. They even let you have a taste sample. Try the pok belly appetitizer.

Thank SoilDoctor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told about this restaurant by a local. I have the shrimp skewers and mashed potatoes and my husband had a burger and fries in the bar. Everything was well cooked and tasted great. My husband really enjoyed experiment with their beer selections. Wait...More

Thank Doris Y
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is a remarkable place with delicious, well prepared food. There is a quiet elegance here, along with extremely helpful and knowledgeable servers, & and exceptionally made food. Highly recommend. Our family came here for our annual Christmas dinner.

Thank Lauren Y
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

When I travel, I try to stick with the locally owned places. This one was rated high in TripAdvisor and it did not disappoint. It is located in an old warehouse with a bit of history. All the food is locally sourced including meats and...More

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Nice atmosphere and excellent food and service. For a starter beetroot salad it had surprisingly few beetroot in it but it was a nice start of the meal. My husband had the pork belly with pickled strawberries! Amazing taste! Very nice to be able to...More

Thank travelblom
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

From my greeting by the valet attendant to quality of food and service, this was just an overall great experience. Our server Chris was professional but comfortably so. Worth the visit.

Thank judyw2000
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Attending with group for anniversary dinner, this evening dinner spot had really friendly and professional service, tasty food and luxurious atmosphere. Would be nice for a variety of occasions. Downside was dinner rolls were salty/not tasty, dinner was a little slow to arrive and it...More

1  Thank Judy P
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! The menu is unique because you pick your meat, rub, sauce, and sides. I actually got the cauliflower steak as a vegetarian option. It was incredible. The flavors are tantalizing on your pallet! The wine choices are lovely. A definite must if traveling to...More

Thank pudds412
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Without question, one of the finest meals we have had. Out steaks were perfect medium rare, the service exceptional, and the experience superb. Thanks Jordan for bumping up our seating time. We'll be back the next time we travel this way.

Thank TimO O
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Just a great experience with a few problems. The soup I had was very good along with my steak. The problem came with my wives order. She ordered a salad with no onions and dressing on the side. The salad came with onions and the...More

Thank grvp
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11 October 2016|
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Response from ZeeGalax | Reviewed this property |
I think it is. There was a big family having dinner next to our table.
4 August 2016|
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Response from Dominic S | Reviewed this property |
If you don't mind sitting in the bar area you should be fine. If you want a real table in the proper restaurant, I'd make a reservation.
Cliff G
14 July 2016|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
It was Easter Sunday when we went but it is mostly a casual restaurant. Patrons were dressed up after church so our experience was different. I really like this place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 W Gay St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3954
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-801-0505
  • E-mail
Massive wooden door, old bricks and rustic beams of Harrisonburg's old City Produce Exchange building, the perfect setting for a memorable dining experience at The LOCAL Chop & Grill House. Bring your friends and savor the atmosphere, food and drink that set us apart from other restaurants. Our menu features fresh, hand-selected, LOCAL and seasonal foods prepared with a progressive flair by Chef Brian Bogan. Farm to Table is the mainstay of our eating philosophy. That's why we work with community food producers to support organic, sustainable, LOCAL farms, and put the finest, freshest foods on the table for you. We're serious about making choices that are environmentally sound, from the food we carefully hand-select to the aprons our kitchen and wait staff wear. Casual and fun, The LOCAL Chop & Grill House brings you world-class dining with a decidedly LOCAL flavor.
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