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Local Roots

1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
+1 540-206-2610
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (35 reviews)
“cheese plate” (22 reviews)
Closed
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our spot for celebration meals and special occasions. It’s on the pricey side, but the price does match the quality. It’s unsurpassed. They have a varied menu that appeals to most taste palates. The service is exceptional and always exceeds our expectations. We...More

Thank sunflowrs1285
Brian S, General Manager at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your positive experiences. We love the burger too! Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What makes a restaurant excellent? The Food here is now, and when we last visited over 2 years ago, exceptional. The service is friendly, and attentive, and our server was happy to describe and discuss any of the dishes and answer any questions, and always...More

Thank revrpb619
Brian S, General Manager at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you had a wonderful birthday celebration! Thank you for your positive feedback and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was nice. Cocktails were good! Limited menu, small portions for the price. Everything is fresh and said to be local. Just wasn't the best meal for the price.More

Thank CMDPDD
Brian S, General Manager at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your recent experience at Local Roots. We are certainly upset that you did not think that meal was deserving of the price. At Local Roots we have an ongoing challenge to compete...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing food and service - healthy too! Moderately priced.Servers worked together and explained everything on the menu which is often changing. Meals were prepared with creativity. A must visit when in the area, but remember to make reservations! Looking forward to going back again!

Thank jcaa20
Brian S, General Manager at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind words. We hope to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious brunch here on our way driving down Route 81 toward Florida. Very imaginative menu, everything was delicious and creatively prepared, excellent attentive service we will definitely come back if we find ourselves in this part of Virginia again

Thank GranRobin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our go-to restaurant when we want to go out at home. The food is excellently prepared and inventive. We always have great service no matter who is taking care of us for the evening. The menu is small but I think offers enough...More

Thank SyMiller33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent farm to table restaurant in the Grandin Road area of Roanoke. Popular place so make reservations. Good wine selection and the menu changes often. I had the trout, which was outstanding. My friend had the pork, which she felt was too dry.More

Thank Don M
Diane E, Owner at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Don M., Thank you for taking time to write a review of your recent dining experience at Local Roots. I am so glad you enjoyed your trout but sorry your friend felt her pork was dry. I will relay this to the kitchen. Did...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, creative dishes, fresh ingredients, great atmosphere. The bartenders do a wonderful job. The interior is warm and bright. The location in the Grandin area is just an added plus. Don't miss this place. Dan

Thank RkeVirginiaTourist
Diane E, Owner at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you have enjoyed your experience at Local Roots - A Farm to Table Restaurant. We strive to produce the best dishes possible and with the best service possible. Thank you. We look forward to serving you again. All the best, Diane Elliot, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whether lunch or dinner, Local Roots never disappoints. The food is fresh and local. The menu changes to include seasonal favorites. I’ve never had bad service and the atmosphere is lovely.More

Thank Kristie R
Diane E, Owner at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kristie, It is nice to hear that you have enjoyed your experiences at Local Roots. We do continue to strive for excellence in food and service with every guest who dines with us. Thank you for taking the time to let us know your...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The first time we came here, I would have given them 4 stars. Food is better than Red Robin, but overpriced. Second time was a disaster—it was a Valentine’s Day event and after our evening of being ignored/given the wrong meals multiple times, we notified...More

Thank Ashley W
Diane E, Owner at Local Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ashley, We always appreciate a guest's taking the time to write a review of their experience at Local Roots. Of course, I am chagrinned that you have not had the excellent experience that we strive for with every guest. It is distressing to hear...More

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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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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