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CarWash Cafe and Catering

481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
+1 804-435-0405
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
481 N Main St, Kilmarnock, VA 22482-3825
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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been to the car wash for some time so decided to stop in for r lunch. Server was very pleasant,and mentioned the Shrimp salad which we both ordered. It was excellent: fresh asparagus, hard boiled egg, at least a cup full or more of...More

Thank Yacht1999
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Eat like the locals at the Car Wash Cafe! A bit pricey--$15 sandwich and drink, but the food was good. I would recommend this place--but go early as it fills quickly for lunch. The one thing I would caution about is that my clothes still...More

Thank BeachPug11
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Food was great! Service was professional and kind, caring owner run business and it shows by the care and friendly staff.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We liked the Car Wash Cafe that we ate there both mornings while staying at the Tides Inn. The blueberry pancakes are to die for, the grits were very good as was everything we ate. Loved the owner who also owns a fabulous needlepoint store!

Thank Leelex
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I had crab cakes at this little restaurant. Absolutely, the best that I have had since coming to this region.

Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Fresh ingredients, well prepared and delicious.... Always wonderful food. Not only is everything freshly prepared but the best ingredients are used.

Thank Merge42
Reviewed 16 March 2016

While courtesy in Kilmarnock is not unusual, the friendly atmosphere of the Car Wash Cafe stands out - and the food is absolutely excellent. We love breakfast there especially, where you can watch your breakfast being prepared, instead of it appearing from some invisible back...More

Thank richarddenisen
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I have been there A few times.Only for breakfast.Both times were fine. They want me to add more.I mean what is there more to tell.It was just breakfast.

Thank thrilled747
Reviewed 27 February 2016

I visited with my Mom on a weekday near closing time. The service was excellent and they had a few great sounding specials. I had one of the specials, a grouper sandwich which I ordered fried. The sandwich was excellent, a very large piece of...More

Thank atravelerr
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Always a favorite with us - fresh food, made to perfection, the attention to detail is admirable, we look forward to visiting this place and recommend it to everyone.

Thank fsubecky
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Pat W
14 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, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
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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