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Gathering Grounds

24 E Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1901
+1 540-743-1121
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (143 reviews)
“sandwiches” (92 reviews)
“pie” (36 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
24 E Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1901
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have made it a point to visit Gathering Grounds during each of my visits to the area. It’s a long journey from where I am traveling, but the sandwiches and lattes offered here are worth the drive. In particular, the specials that are posted...More

Thank Kelli D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped due to high rating, really enjoyed it - unique, creative delicious sandwiches. Good brownie pie. Friendly people.

Thank Bud E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this place so much more when it was in the old location. Now it seems to be chaos. We went twice - once for food and once for coffee. People standing in the middle of the restaurant and you couldn't tell who was...More

Thank ddallas1969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food for breakfast. Wish we stopped for dinner and some beers too but not enough time. It was very busy at 945 on a Saturday morning and a bit under staffed but that attests to the good food.

Thank BuleGringo
Reviewed 1 week ago

They offer coffee choices but my coffee is better. The menu is not that deep and the staff seemed happier to be around one another than the people in the table n chairs.

Thank Del P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by on a rainy day for coffee, hot apple cider and pastry. The food was delicious. The place was packed with customers eating lunch and the staff was busy. It is cozy and a nice local spot to visit.

Thank baglady1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little place with good coffee, food, and a nice vibe. The staff were friendly and the coffee hot.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed our lunch at the Gathering grounds. I had a grilled cheese sandwich that was far from average! They know how to put a great spin on a grilled cheese sandwich. My husband had the prime rib sandwich. It was...More

Thank annettelemay66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dining options are little limited in Luray, especially in the fall and winter months when some places close in the off season. Gathering Grounds is a good overall choice. We had an early dinner (5:45 p.m.), because the dinner menu only offered four choices. They...More

Thank grandpere
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch with awesome service and good food. Cute decor! Veggie grilled cheese panini was excellent as was black bean burger. Took dessert home and last night enjoyed chocolate chip pie, coconut custard pie and oatmeal raisin cookie! Friendly folks.

Thank WanderingVicky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 E Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1901
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Luray
  • Phone Number: +1 540-743-1121
  • E-mail
Now open at our new location!! We offer a unique dining experience: serving breakfast, gourmet sandwiches, soups and salads with a full-service espresso bar, homemade pastries and pies in a relaxing atmosphere. Wine and beer - on and off. Open 7 days a week.
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