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Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe

218 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1374
+1 757-357-0045
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (47 reviews)
“cakes” (18 reviews)
“sandwich” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
218 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1374
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh my goodness, the cup of She crab soup is the best I had this month; very tasty and a lot of crab. The crab balls are meaty and the fried soft shell crab is perfect and tasty with the mix green salad, tomatoes and...More

Thank LadyEll
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are happy you found our very special establishment. We have been here for 25 years and enjoy making Customers like you happy. We hope you do become A regular patron!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the middle of Smithfield, the restaurant offers a breakfast, lunch and dinner menu of affordable high quality meals. Home-baked pastries are very enticing!

Thank Bill M
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you and please visit again!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took 15min to get drinks, and an hour to get our food. Two other tables came in after us and they got their food well before us. Food taste great, time to get our food however was ridiculous.

Thank USMC3533JONES
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

I , as the owner apologize sincerely for any wait you may have encountered.. That is unacceptable . Your time is valuable and so are you as a patron . I am glad you enjoyed your food .

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Ate breakfast here and it was superb. First, they baked their breads and biscuits on-site every day. My French Toast was fantastic. Large pieces of toast (again homemade), not overcooked and tasted just right. Service was great. Was constantly being checked up on and had...More

Thank VaBeachLocal
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you!!! So wonderful to have you as our guest and hope you will come back to visit us. Our French Toast made from our honey almond bread is very popular ..maybe you will come back and try our dinner, served on Friday and Saturday...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We like the bakery for lunch, but let's cut to dessert! The bread pudding here is to die for! So much so that after I moved to Colorado I still dreamed about it! The custard is 1.5 to 2" high and melds into the bread....More

Thank Valvolt
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much !!! I'm glad you love your bread pudding.. Many people do, in fact it's probably one of our bestsellers ... I wish we could figure out a way to ship you some but giving the fact that it's made out of...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I came to Smithfield in the early afternoon after getting my truck in for service to look for a new geocache. After finding it, I needed lunch and setteled on the Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe. Walking in, I felt the aura of a turn...More

Thank GrandpaGene
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our restaurant . I am glad that you enjoyed your food and the first part of your service . I will check in to what happened to your server . I want everyone to be happy, full and well serviced when...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I was enjoying a walk through Historic Smithfield when I stopped at this location for lunch. This restaurant has a canvas canopies over the outside large windows with tables on the brick sidewalk. There is also 4 areas inside for seating. I was seated in...More

Thank JLDC
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting . We are very pleased you enjoyed your meal and service. We look forward to Your next visit. Also thank you for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor.

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Nice atmosphere and good soup, salad, and sandwich options. Bakery goods looked delightful, but we did not try anything. Very full after a plentiful lunch.

Thank Steve R
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much!! We are glad you came to eat with us and enjoyed your visit. Please come eat with us again!

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Went for lunch and was seated for at least 5 minutes before I went to the cashier and told her that we had not been waited on yet...when I returned to the table.,,the waitress was there taking my husband's order and then I ordered. I...More

Thank Danmar333
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

I'm sorry you had to wait for 4 or 5 minutes. I'm also sorry you didn't find caraway seeds in your bread. I hope your day got better.

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Loved Smithfield and loved this cafe. The food was homemade, and tasted as good as Inremember from childhood. The eggs, pancakes and bacon were so flavorful. I want to go back while we're in the area. Smithfield is only a 30-40 mile scenic drive from...More

1  Thank travelingShirley
080473, Owner at Smithfield Gourmet Bakery and Cafe, responded to this review

What a wonderful complement !!!! Thank you so much. we are glad you enjoyed your visit and your meal . Look forward to having you back to our Cafe. Thank you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1374
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-357-0045
  • E-mail