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Summer Eats

Guide to all the Summer Eateries in the Williamsburg Downtown.

Amber Ox

A seasonally inspired brewpub with a modern approach. Every plate provides an elevated level of inspiration, by the utilization of the finest ingredients around.

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Location: 525 Prince George Street Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 790-2299

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Aromas cafe

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Aromas - Specialty Coffees & Gourmet Bakery is a unique fast-casual coffeehouse cafe serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with a strong emphasis on fresh, healthy items, fine teas and fresh roasted coffees. 

Hours of Operation:

Mon-Thurs 7:00am-5:00pm

Fri-Sat 7:00am-8:00pm

Sun 8:00am-5:00pm

 

Location: 431 Prince George Street Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 221-6676

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The Bake Shop

The Bake Shop is inspired by our team's passion for bread, coffee, and all things delicious! Hand crafted baked goods and pastries and delicious coffee.

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Location: 416 Prince George Street Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-6385

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Baskin Robbins

Baskin-Robbins delights the sweet tooth with a tempting variety of ice creams, milk shakes, malts, smoothies, sundaes and frozen yogurt. It's the best place for ice cream in Williamsburg!

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Location: 416 Prince George Street Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-6385

 

Berret's Seafood

Voted by locals “Best Seafood Restaurant” and "Best Crabcake" year after year. Featuring Virginia wines and microbrews. Free WiFi, seasonal outdoor dining and live music on weekends in the summer and fall.

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Location: 199 S. Boundary St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 253-1847

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Blackbird Bakery

Blackbird Bakery features your favorite David Everett Restaurant treats baked fresh daily right in the heart of Colonial Williamsburg’s Merchants Square! Pair with a cup of Illy Coffee. Our talented bakers are also available to create specialty cakes for special occasions. 

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Location: 407 W. Duke of Gloucester St Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-8610

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Blue talon bistro

Celebrated Chef David Everett presents his “serious comfort food” offering a break from the day’s demands with great food, wine, and service in a relaxed atmosphere. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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Location: 424 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 476-2583

BrickHouse Tavern

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Serving Historic Williamsburg, The College of William & Mary and the surrounding community! A casual Italian-American restaurant and bar where friends gather over world-class pizza, pasta, sandwiches, and salads.

Hours of Operation:

Sun-Wens: 11:00am - 12:00am

Thurs-Sat: 11:00am - 2:00am

Location: 755 Scotland Street Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 345-6060

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the Cheese Shop

The Cheese Shop offers 200+ imported and domestic cheeses, charcuterie, freshly baked breads, specialty foods and over 4,000 bottles of wine in the wine cellar. Enjoy a cheese plate and glass of wine on our patio. Owned and operated by the Power family since 1971.

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Location: 410 Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 220-0298

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Chick-fil-a

Located in Tribe Square, serving freshly prepared food crafted with quality ingredients every day of the week (except Sunday, of course). Our restaurant offers everything from Chick-Fil-A menu classics. They also offer a variety of catering options. 

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Location: 249 Richmond Rd.  Williamsburg, VA 23185 

Phone Number: (757) 221-3452

Christiana Campbell's tavern

Anticipated to Opening this Fall 2022! You can't go wrong at George Washington's favorite stop for seafood!

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Location: 101 South Waller St. Williamsburg, VA 23185 

Phone Number: (855) 263-1746

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Chowning's Tavern

Gather 'round at Chowning's Tavern for hearty, Colonial-inspired pub fare, all served up in an authentic alehouse atmosphere. Snack bar and outdoor seating open-weather permitting. 

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Location: 109 East Duke of Gloucester St.  Williamsburg, VA 23185 

Phone Number: (855) 270-5114

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Cupboard

Your everyday grab & go food and beverage, and coffee option in the Williamsburg Lodge. 

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Location: 310 S England St.  Williamsburg, VA 23185 

Phone Number: (757) 220-7688

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Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe strives to unite cultures and food by serving small plates, a uniquely communal dining experience where the only thing more stimulating than the culinary collision of flavors from different cultures is the company of those around you. 

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Location: 747 Scotland St. Williamsburg, VA 23185 

Phone Number: (757) 378-2556

DoG St. Pub

An American Gastropub. DoG Street Pub's focus is simply presented, excellent food without the rubbish. With an understanding that a superb craft beer is the perfect complement to a perfect meal, we scour the globe to craft a beer menu to please all taste, from the casual fan to seasoned enthusiast whose favorite is "something new." 

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Location: 401 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 293-6478

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Downstairs 
Fat Canary

Downstairs at Fat Canary is meant to complement and contrast the namesake restaurant above by offering a more casual setting to enjoy distinctive food and beverages. Seating is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Downstairs can also be rented for private events. 

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Location: 401 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 220-0298

Electric circus taco bar

We blend the art of traditional street tacos, with progressive ingredient choices and hand crafted corn tortillas, to create an "Electric Circus" in your mouth! Located inside Precarious Beer Hall. 

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Location: 101 S.Henry St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 808-5104

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Fat Canary

Located in the heart of Colonial Williamsburg, Fat Canary has received the AAA Four Diamond award for each of the 10 past years since its opening eleven years ago. 

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Location: 410 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-3333

Gold Course Clubhouse Grille

Cap off a round on the Gold Course with a cold drink at the Horseshoe Bar, dine in the restaurant, or soak in views of the 18th home from the outdoor terrace. Features the Golden Smoke Menu showcasing Virginia local oak smoked BBQ including brisket, pork, chicken and weekly specials. Also available are delicious appetizers, vegetarian options, burgers, salads and seasonal cobbler.

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Location: 401 South England St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 318-5868

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Green leaf cafe

One of Williamsburg's most enduring Pub and night spots in town, featuring 40 unique taps, is conveniently located across from the College of WIlliam & Mary, just a few blocks from the Colonial Williamsburg Historic Area. 

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Location: 765 Scotland St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 903-2697

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The hound's tale

The Hound's Tale is a casual, cozy bistro-type restaurant. It features affordable fresh, tasty bites that range from comfort foods with a twist, to dishes that evoke meories of travels abroad. Great spirits include a variety of regional beers and wines as well as an array of delightful, hand-crafted cocktails. 

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Location: 515 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 221-6678

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The Hound's tale
corner barkery

Dog retail shop with a full human bar and lunch & dinner selections. Fantastic local brews available on draft and in can. Unique cocktails. Dine inside with your pup in the friendly dog dining areas. Front and back patio available with leash hook ups long the fence.

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Location: 501 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 221-6678

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Illy caffe

Illy Caffe is a family owned premium coffee company based in Trieste, Italy. Their mission is to sustainably support the production of the best coffee in the world and the bring that coffee to market at the highest quality level possible. 

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Location: 435 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 208-0006

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Kilwins

From the moment you walk in the door, your sense will be enticed with the sweet aroma of Chocolate, Fudge and fresh hand-crafted Waffle Cones. Come enjoy our warm customer service as we dip Caramel, paddle Fudge, craft confections and serve delicious Original Recipe Ice Cream. 

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Location: 421 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 378-2727

King's arms tavern

A refined chophouse experience. Originally opened by Jane Vobe in 1772, this authentic reproduction public house serves up a transporting experience for the senses in Colonial Williamsburg. Everything is true to the time period at King's Arms Tavern adding to an air of colonial elegance. Inspired by 18th-century recipes, but with updates to suit 21st-century tastes, tuck into a chophouse menu featuring prime rib, pork chops, and more. 

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Location: 416 East Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 240-3278

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La piazza

Modern Italian bistro located on Duke of Gloucester Street. La Piazza offers visitors and locals alike the opportunity to enjoy quality, casual dining that features hand-made pasta and modern interpretations of Northern Italian classics, all in a relaxed and warm atmosphere. Dine "al fresco" along historic Duke of Gloucester Street on the outdoor tables. 

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Location: 403 W. Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-8610

Mellow Mushroom

Fresh, stone-baked pizzas made-to-order and craft beer in an eclectic, art-filled, and family-friendly environment. 30 beers on tap, including local Virginia breweries and handcrafted cocktails. 

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Order Online

Location: 110 South Henry St., Suite A Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 903-4762

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Museum Cafe

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After you've explored the museum's engaging exhibits and your curiosity has been satisfied, do the same with your appetite at the Museum Cafe. From fresh salads and wraps, it's the perfect spot for a break from the excitement of historic Colonial Williamsburg. A Young Patriot menu is available for children, and adults can enjoy tavern beers and wines. 

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Location: 326 Francis St. W Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 318-9795

Oishii

Oishii is a local family-owned casual kitchen serving Japanese-style comfort food including hibachi, ramen (noodle soup) & sushi. 

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Pre-Order Desserts

Location: 515 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 220-6880

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Ol' dominion burger

We us all-natural, hormone & antibiotic free beef. Raised right here in Virginia. All burgers are cooked well-done and are juicy! If you're not into beef, no worries! We've got a killer veggie patty option that you can substitute, for the price of the double. Located inside Precarious Beer Hall. 

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Location:  110 S. Henry St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 808-5104

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Paul's Deli & Restaurant

A comfortable, sit-down atmosphere for you to relax with your friends and family. We have family pricing and groups are always more than welcome. Paul's Deli has been a family tradition since 1977.

Hours of Operation:

Mon-Thurs 11:00am-12:00am

Fri - Sun 11:00am-2:00am

Location: 761 Scotland St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-8976

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Precarious
beer project

The Precarious Beer Hall is home of Precarious Beer Project, am modern brewing company focused on creating cutting edge, progressive beers! Featuring food from Electric Circus Taco Bar and Ol'Dominion Smashburger Bar. 

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Location: 110 South Henry St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 808-5104

Raleigh Tavern Bakery

For on the go treats to satisfy your sweet tooth, stop in at Raleigh Tavern Bakery. Cool off with a bottle of root beer or a cup of cider. It doesn't get much better than the smell of homemade cookies, muffins, and breads baked fresh daily in our authentic ovens. 

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Location: 413 East Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (888) 976-0916

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Retros Good Eats

The tagline at Retro's is "good eats." At this self-service cafe, line up for hot dogs, burgers, draft root beer, fries and frozen custard. Take-out orders are welcome. This inexpensive cafe is open for lunch and dinner.

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Location: 435 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 253-8816

 

Rick's Cheese steak Shop

A Rick's Cheesesteak is no ordinary sandwich. Unlike other cheesesteak shops, Rick's gives the customers a large selection of options for their orders. All made with the best steak meat, with portions exceeding the cost to the customer.

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Location: 603 Prince George St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 221-9566

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Rockefeller Room

The Inn's signature dining experience, the Rockefeller Room celebrates contemporary fine dining and pays homage to the evolution of American cuisine, while maintaining its elegant Regency style. Open weekends only. 

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Location: 136 Francis Street East Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 318-0835

Saladworks

Saladworks is a quick, casual-style restaurant offering signature salads as well as create-your-own options with over 60 ingredients prepared fresh daily. 

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Location: 110 North Henry St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 345-6099

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Secret Garden

Secret Garden is a cafe, serving breakfast and dessert, including bubble tea, fresh fruit juice, ice cream, liege waffle, omelet and more! Fun and relaxing place for people to study, rest, and recharge to enhance their experience in Colonial Williamsburg. 

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Location: 110 South Henry St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 808-5218

Shields tavern 

The cuisine at James Shield's Tavern offers an authentic tastes of the cosmopolitan nature of the Colonies in the 18th century. Enjoy sugar, molasses, and rum from the West Indies. Sip wines from Portugal, Italy and Spain. Savor unique spice blends from around the world, and sample colonial favorites such as Crayfish & Shrimp Stew, and Apple-Brined Chicken.  

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Location: 422 East Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 268-7220

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The Social Terrace

Relaxed and yet luxurious. Delicious options are available to satisfy any appetite. Enjoy a premier al fresco dining experience with a menu of inventive dishes as well as some old favorites.

 

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Location: 136 Francis St. East Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 318-3996

Sweet tea & Barley

Southern flavors shine through with the familiar, yet innovative, cuisine and casual atmosphere of Sweet Tea & Barley at the Williamsburg Lodge. From fresh salads to perfect pub bites, to satisfying sandwiches, it's the place to gather for a good time. Drinks are crafted by hand with local ingredients. Enjoy inside or outside on the patio.

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Location: 310 South England St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 220-7688

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Traditions

Carry on traditions - or start some new ones -  in a comfortable and classic environment at Traditions in the Williamsburg Lodge. Chef Justin Haynes and Restauarant Manager Stephanie Wise give Mid-Atlantic cuisine a modern twist during daily breakfast and lunch service. Walk-in only. 

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Location: 310 South England St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (855) 318-5030

The Williamsburg winery tasting room & wine bar

Guest can savor wine flights and wine by the glass or bottle in Williamsburg Winery's newly remodeled Tasting Room & Wine Bar or in its quaint outdoor wine garden. Cider, mead and sparkling wine from around Virginia are also available. 

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Location: 427 West Duke of Gloucester St. Williamsburg, VA 23185

Phone Number: (757) 229-0999 ext. 201

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