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Local Chop and Grill House

56 W Gay St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3954
+1 540-801-0505
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
56 W Gay St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3954
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Trip advisor has never steered me wrong and definitely not tonight! Excellent food and impeccable staff. Wish they had a few more offerings for dessert but can’t rave enough about the food. Will definitely be back again next time we are in town.

Thank KateBixby
Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were on the college tours, we ate at Local Chop and Grill House for my granddaughter‘s 18th birthday. She said it was the best chicken and sauce she ever had as well as the mac and cheese. My Caesar salad was delicious and...More

Thank Carol T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Great food. Great Service. Valet parking. Ribeye and duck fries my fave. Sauces great.

Thank Kerry W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food. Fun bar. Fabulous Atmosphere. Enjoyed our times there. When it is warm, the outside seating is so nice.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a favorite local place for a casual evening with great food. We love the cozy atmosphere and tasty beer and food.

Thank Carlinda T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got together for a belated birthday celebration. We had appetizers, entrees and even dessert. Everything was so delicious! The service was wonderful. Because we had a handicapped individual with us we were seated downstairs. We had our own little alcove. It was private and...More

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a reservation for date night to try this place for the first time. I can't even remember the last time I enjoyed a meal as much as I did here. Everything was fantastic!!! The Chefs Plate as an appetizer was beautifully plated and...More

Thank Tricia P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came through town to Visit JMU. Everyone loved their meal, the service, and dessert. The steaks were unbeleivable. Better than I have had in any fancy big city restaurant.

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a long weekend trip over President's weekend and had dinner reservations at four highly-recommended restaurants in the Harrisonburg/Staunton/Waynesboro area of the Shenandoah Valley. We went to the Local Chop and Grill House on the first night and got completely spoiled. Everything about...More

1  Thank notawino
Reviewed 15 February 2018

They have a wide of craft beers here. They even let you have a taste sample. Try the pok belly appetitizer.

Thank SoilDoctor
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11 October 2016|
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Response from ZeeGalax | Reviewed this property |
I think it is. There was a big family having dinner next to our table.
4 August 2016|
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Response from Dominic S | Reviewed this property |
If you don't mind sitting in the bar area you should be fine. If you want a real table in the proper restaurant, I'd make a reservation.
Cliff G
14 July 2016|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
It was Easter Sunday when we went but it is mostly a casual restaurant. Patrons were dressed up after church so our experience was different. I really like this place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 30
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 W Gay St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3954
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-801-0505
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Massive wooden door, old bricks and rustic beams of Harrisonburg's old City Produce Exchange building, the perfect setting for a memorable dining experience at The LOCAL Chop & Grill House. Bring your friends and savor the atmosphere, food and drink that set us apart from other restaurants. Our menu features fresh, hand-selected, LOCAL and seasonal foods prepared with a progressive flair by Chef Brian Bogan. Farm to Table is the mainstay of our eating philosophy. That's why we work with community food producers to support organic, sustainable, LOCAL farms, and put the finest, freshest foods on the table for you. We're serious about making choices that are environmentally sound, from the food we carefully hand-select to the aprons our kitchen and wait staff wear. Casual and fun, The LOCAL Chop & Grill House brings you world-class dining with a decidedly LOCAL flavor.
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