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Janet's Onancock General Store & Cafe

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49 King St, Onancock, VA 23417-1901
+1 757-787-9495
08:00 - 14:00
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Sun 08:00 - 13:30
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 14:00
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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106 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate lunch at Janet's on a visit to Onancock . Best Reuben ever. Highly recommended for a great lunch spot.

Thank Dave A
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127 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good sandwich for lunch. This is a local cafe and I was glad for the recommendation I actually took my food to go and ate at the ward on a beautiful day.

1 Thank K M
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We ate here while on vacation. It was a place recommended by a friend who lives in Onancock. We had lunch here. The service was good. The food was good. I had a salad and it was massive. It is not a very big place. Nice quaint atmosphere. When we left there was a downpour and I got drenched going... More 

Thank Tim S
Parksley, Virginia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The best breakfast and lunch on the shore! Fresh, imaginable, friendly and if there is a wait it is well worth it.

Thank Barbara M
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great sandwiches and salads served in a friendly and casual setting on red and white checked tablecloths. Massive portions were easily shared. While I'm not certain, I would bet the meats on our delicious sandwiches were cooked on site. Our companions enjoyed a Cesar salad loaded with jumbo shrimp. Highly recommended!

Thank KC R
Onancock, Virginia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a locally owned and operated stor in the beautiful and Quaint town of Onancock.As you stroll through Historic Onancock, be sure to have breakfast and/or lunch at Janet's Onancock General Store and Cafe. I think breakfast is my favorite but it is a hard call as the lunches are fab.

Eastern Shore, VA
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We had lunch there the other day and I had a Salad Nicoise - it had boiled small potatoes, green beans, olives, tuna, and other goodies over lettuce with some wonderful tangy sweet dressing. Delicious! My husband had a Rueben and gave me a bite. Unctuous, warm and yummy. All the cooking is done with fresh vegetables and you can... More 

Thank Linderlouwho
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We have been to Janet's several times, and it has always been spot on. The Orange French Toast and omelettes are the best for breakfast. The sandwiches are also excellent. Busy often, bet well worth your patience!

Thank Jeff W
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We have been once, off-season on a Sunday, and the place was mobbed, deservedly. The coffee ran out, we waited 20 minutes for service and 40 minutes fir food, but it was worth the wait.

1 Thank Lenwa2016
North Carolina
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Your visit to Onancock, Virginia would not be complete without a leisurely breakfast at Janet's Onancock General Store & Café. The decor is bright, sunny and red! Even on a dull rainy morning, the whole café is bright and cheerful! Green Mountain coffee is served piping hot at a self-serve counter in real mugs. An array of eggs, oatmeal, French... More 

1 Thank Varina105

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 King St, Onancock, VA 23417-1901
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Onancock
  • Phone Number: +1 757-787-9495
Janet's Onancock General Store is a small hometown cafe that serves great food, with fresh ingredients, and provides plenty of healthy choices. Our reviews, regardless of the site you go to, are always great. Come check us out. We're a 'primo go-to' place for locals, many of whom eat with us one or more times a week. There's no better feedback than that! Come enjoy!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?