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Gathering Grounds

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24 E Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1901
+1 540-743-1121
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Today
07:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 18:00
Fri 07:00 - 20:00
Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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83 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I went with the TA reviews and I couldn't be more disappointed. Now the wait staff was attentive and nice, the place was clean, but no soap in the restroom tells me that the staff doesn't check it often which also tells me they don't clean it often. My chicken dish was so bland that it only tasted of the... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a lovely cafe! I split the croissant and egg sandwich and a slice of the quiche Lorraine with my travel companions. They were both delicious! This is everything we wanted in a local lunch stop.

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Thank Erin R
Towson, MD
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77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped for a weekend at Luray not to visit the caverns but to get away for a bit. We saw reviews of the Gathering Grounds and thought that we would give it a shot. It was wonderful! The service was friendly and all the food, particularly my wife's steak was prepared beautifully. Prices were a steal... More 

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Thank Hayekapostle
Boston
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A busy vacation week and the place was packed. The staff was doing all they could to keep up with the high demand. The menu was interesting and everyone in the family found something they liked. Versailles: Grilled chicken panini wrap with diced tomatoes, cheddar cheese and honey mustard sauce; Winchester Panini: Honey ham, cheddar cheese and green apples with... More 

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Thank E M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never disappointed when eating here. My wife normally orders the Breakfast Sandwich and I order something more lunchy! Staff is awesome!!

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Thank John Q
Fraser, Colorado
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The establishment was very busy. The service was, however, great! The chick salad was amazing! Great place to 'gather' with friends for a meal or just coffee.

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Thank TLM724
Norfolk, Virginia
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174 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They were busy and must not have had enough staff. Had dessert and a coffee and took forever. Not impressed.....glad we didn't order lunch because I can't imagine how long that would have taken.

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Thank Yorkdog
Houston, Texas
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stopped by this quaint little restaurant for lunch. It was adorable inside and the food was terrific. The only thing better than the food was the service. The ladies were very accommodating and so sweet! They have terrific desserts too! I highly recommend and will return when I visit!

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Thank Lezley B
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Cute little place for breakfast, Coffee and Tea. Prices a bit high for basic breakfast, but the atmosphere made up for it.

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Granville, Ohio
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We stopped here to eat after our trip to the Luray Caverns. We walked in and were initially asked if we had a reservation. The restaurant was pretty full, so not having one, we had to wait about 15 minutes. There was a nice sitting area for us to wait, and we were seated in just about the amount of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 11
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
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
Description
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?