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CarWash Cafe and Catering

481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
+1 804-435-0405
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (61 reviews)
“sandwiches” (20 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Would have missed it if not for following a local friend because it is actually a carr was on one side! It is small and quaint but as modern as could be as well. The lunch, I had shrimp salad, was fresh and flavorful...it came...More

Thank poohwear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for breakfast on our last day visiting the area. While the food was very good, the service was non-existent. The place was busy and there appeared to be only two women serving patrons, but our server did not even give us one...More

Thank Urbie275
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's conveniently located right along the Va Rte 3 hwy as you go through Kilmarnock. There is NOT a great deal of parking, but it is a small place (about 10 tables). My wife had the crab sandwich with sweet potato fries, while I had...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My wife found this wonderful little place when searching for restaurants while visiting Kilmarnock. The name alone told us we had to visit. We arrived on a Sunday at the lunch hour and met the owner who is a delightful lady. After talking foods my...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Initially I was a little unsure but the restaurant was full and had a small line. I had the crab cake and it was excellent. Everything looked great and the kitchen is small but open so you could see the effort and attention to detail...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Found this place feom reading the reviews and if anything, the Carwash Cafe is evwn better than what folks have been saying. We had the burger, which was exellent, and the oyster po' boy which was outstanding. Fresh oysters fried properly and seeved on a...More

Thank Joe N
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Different little place that was fantastic! The options for breakfast were enormous. We had the Eggs, Crab Cake Benedict and veggie omelette. Both were super! Was not too croweded and the local atmosphere was welcoming. A must for any visit to Kilmarnock!

Thank Jeffrey G
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This place has one of the best burgers in town!! So thick and juicy and made from fresh beef. A must have if you go by there!!

Thank JW L
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We were pleased to learn that this restaurant not only had gluten-free bread but also gluten-free wraps and could also prepare lots of options gluten-free. And so glad the she-crab soup was gluten-free because it was great! And they have lots of daily specials in...More

Thank MBinVA_10
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Very casual. Good Cuban sandwich. Lunch and a carwash, no kidding! Restaurant closes early in the afternoon.

Thank ConnoQ
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Pat W
15 February 2016|
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Response from Janice M | Reviewed this property |
i have seen a customer inside in a wheelchair, but I don't know how they entered so I can't advise the best way to do that. I would suggest calling them to ask about it. The number is (804) 435-0405
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: +1 804-435-0405
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