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Local Roots

1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
+1 540-206-2610
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“vegetable salad” (10 reviews)
“charcuterie” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1314 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-2316
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1 - 10 of 475 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped here on our way to Tennessee. I'm not big on special drinks but did get one of their house specials and it well balanced, not too sweet or overdone. The food was very good. The dessert bread pudding was incredibly light and a...More

Thank designtraveler2015
Reviewed 6 days ago

4 of us visited Local Roots for a casual Friday night outing and all had delicious meals. Atmosphere is cool and upbeat!

1  Thank burnbrae
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is consistently excellent and the service is the same. The bartender is friendly, even if you’re not a regular, and there are lots of regulars here, they all know a good thing! I had the Carolina Bison Flank Steak and it was so...More

1  Thank dkma2177
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are on our way to The Biltmore Estate for the Christmas candlelight tour and stopped in Roanoke again as our mid-point. We enjoyed our dinner at Local Roots last year and made it part of our annual pilgrimage to start our holiday season. Our...More

1  Thank Jason S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and 3 friends made a reservation for a recent Friday night. It was my first time visiting. We were seated immediately. The ambiance is very nice. I loved the little restaurant. We had a very sweet server who immediately came to take drink orders....More

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Friday early about 6pm. It seemed busy for the early hour. We were seated immediately and ordered our drinks. Good beer draft and bottle selection. Wines by the bottle reasonable too. Started with a salad to share with mixed veggies and...More

1  Thank Joe F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us enjoyed a fabulous Sunday Supper after a day of hiking. While a limited Sunday evening menu, we all easily could choose an entree, and sides to share. The staff was very attentive to special dietary needs and all items were fresh and...More

1  Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch with my bride today. The server April was so sweet and great to talk with and food was simply awesome

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My husband and I had dinner here last Saturday night. We had never been, so we dared to walk in after 7:00 on a Saturday without a reservation. There was an hour and a half wait, but fortunately, there was an available table outside and...More

2  Thank juliathegr82
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This restaurant was located in a little hip town of Roanoke. We wanted to have nice dinner with Virginia's local abundance after hiking to Mcafee Knob, and it didn't disappoint us. The food was well prepared with local veggies, meat and fish. The bar selection...More

1  Thank Lollipop2001
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Questions & Answers
20 April 2016|
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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
Joy V
19 January 2015|
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Response from AGrayghost | Reviewed this property |
Be surprised if not an option. This place has only an A game
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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