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Houndstooth Cafe

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13271 Hanover Courthouse Rd, Hanover, VA 23069-1513
+1 804-537-5404
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very quick and friendly service!! Pesto was amazing!!!!! Macaroni and cheese was good too. Very pleased with this stop, will be coming back!!

Thank Amy K
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I've written a couple of reviews about Houndstooth. We just had an amazing Rockfish and shrimp dinner for $16.99 each WITH 2 sides! For those of you that favor Rockfish you know you can hardly buy it alone for that price. I had mine grilled and the hubby enjoyed his fried. The sides of collards and mac and cheese made... More 

Thank dchadick
Richmond, Virginia
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I decided to take myself and two granddaughters to eat dinner at Houndstooth. Normally the food is good. but tonight was terrible. I ordered the barbeque sandwich and fries.The barbeque tasted old. My fries were soggy on the outside and completely raw on the inside. My granddaughter had the same experience. Her fries were completely raw on the inside. The... More 

Thank Margaret M
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126 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Fine Italian and seafood cuisine in a rural environment. Dining al fresco, weather permitting. Lunch specials. And they feature DIET Dr. Pepper.

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129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Yummy food, excellent service, good value... thoroughly enjoyable. Especially enjoyed dining on their deck on a lovely afternoon.

Thank sncathome
Long Valley, NJ
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182 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped on 301 in Hanover Courthouse for lunch. What a pleasant surprise! The food was excellent and the choices wide-ranging. We had good Italian subs, Meatball sandwiches, barbecue, & a vegan sandwich. The drinks were cold, service was fine, and by using 301 instead of I-95 made for a good afternoon back from the beach!

Thank RWMLongValley_NJ
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

A colleague suggested this place and we enjoyed a delightful lunch on the front porch! The dessert was very large and impressive and, of course, shared with my dining companion! The waitress was super friendly and attentive! Can't wait to return for a dinner this time!

Thank sciluver
Mechanicsville, Virginia
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99 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Stopped in for lunch on a Sunday. Food was good and plentiful. Lots of locals come in to pick up to go orders. Would go again.

Thank KatnVA
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten path gem! Small but makes up for it with character and taste of food! I had the ribs! Can be a little pricey but I thought it was worth it!

Thank Henry S
Punta Gorda, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

My family ate there while staying at Kings Dominion. This is a great local place off the beaten path. The food was very good and the kids meals where very generous, we left with plenty of boxes. Service was friendly and helpfu and prices where good.

Thank jimjake38

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13271 Hanover Courthouse Rd, Hanover, VA 23069-1513
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 804-537-5404
We have reopened!! We look forward to serving Hanover and the surrounding community! We serve made from scratch southern comfort food, smoked BBQ, Ribs, and seafood!

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