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Local Roots

1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
+1 540-206-2610
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“cheese plate” (21 reviews)
“charcuterie” (6 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had dinner here last Saturday night. We had never been, so we dared to walk in after 7:00 on a Saturday without a reservation. There was an hour and a half wait, but fortunately, there was an available table outside and...More

2  Thank juliathegr82
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was located in a little hip town of Roanoke. We wanted to have nice dinner with Virginia's local abundance after hiking to Mcafee Knob, and it didn't disappoint us. The food was well prepared with local veggies, meat and fish. The bar selection...More

1  Thank Lollipop2001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was artfully prepared and presented. The flavor, fantastic, and the salads should not be skipped. The caprese salad with heirloom tomatoes was gorgeous and tasted wonderfully fresh. With the entrees, the serving sizes could have been more consistent, in that although the same...More

1  Thank vamommy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're not familiar with Roanoke, check with locals or the concierge of your hotel (and if they do not recommend Local Roots they need to be reported as unresponsive to the goodness that is available in Roanoke) This is too good to miss. A...More

1  Thank Diane R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had Lunch @ Local Roots this week. Service was great and food delicious. Great lunch spot - or dinner.

Thank FranD25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner there with a friend Being a local food to table place has its pros and cons Menu choices are very unique Even the appetizer and for me it's too expensive

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a local kitchen, very pretty great atmosphere, well stocked at bar and wines, all in all its a must in Roanke. The food is very creative a good. They change the menu daily and therefore can not specify one repeat, but it wall...More

Thank Ricardo O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At first the menu looked a bit limited. After taking with the waitress and menu was explained it had some excellent choices. We enjoyed the cheese platter as a app and then 5 of us ordered the burger - bear burger and fries in a...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend reservations. We had cute table next to bar. Waiter and staff very attentive. Known for farm to table--oysters and mussels very good. Steak and scallops as well. Homemade ice cream especially the chai one worth the calories!

Thank kkr67
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late on a rainy night and needed some good and fresh local produce to change from the burger, fries, chips and bbq meat from the past 2 days. We were treated to some excellent local flavours. Roasted tomato and pepper soup was tasty,...More

Thank bengrenon
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Questions & Answers
19 April 2016|
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Response from Cathy G | Reviewed this property |
The bar menu is a little less expensive - but the hamburger is one of the best in Roanoke. The regular menu varies, but it's not cheap. They organize their menu by size of appetite. The medium appetite items average $7-11... More
Joy V
19 January 2015|
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Response from AGrayghost | Reviewed this property |
Be surprised if not an option. This place has only an A game
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
    (Memorial Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-206-2610
  • E-mail
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