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Food and restaurants in Rockingham County

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Very hip spot with a nice 'dining out' vibe that features fresh local meats and produce -- and housed in a very cool historic building. You'll love it.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“If you are hungry for pizza but not the restaurant chain verity, try Bella Luna. Great seating area or eat at the bar (they also have great drink options served by great bartenders). I haven't had a bad pizza there but a couple of favorites are: The Don, Bella Bianca, and the Ring of Fire.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
“My wife and I loved to eat here and is our go to spot in downtown Harrisonburg to eat and listen to live music.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“The best breakfast in the city. Try the pancakes! They also specialize in vegetarian/vegan foods.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“Visit the burger place that started the Jack Brown's craze! this is the original burger bar. We recommend the classic cheese burger and an order of fried oreos! ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cuban burger has some of the best burgers in Harrisonburg. Their Cuban sandwiches and the "chop-chop" are also delicious options. They also have a bar area where their menu is also available. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is right around the corner from us and has a couple options we enjoy - their noodle dishes are what we recommend. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Convenient to Massanutten Resort and perfect for the meat lover, Hank's has the best pork bbq and beef brisket around. A well-rounded menu and an eclectic dining experience, with a terrific happy hour to boot!”
  • 12 locals recommend

Cafes

Bakery
“Our favorite local coffee spot in downtown Harrisonburg! Awesome coffee drinks, delicious baked goods, and great lunch/brunch items”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bakery
“A friend just recommended this place as a cute, historic downtown Harrisonburg spot with 'reasonable prices, good food!' We will get here soon as...we love bakeries!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“The best scene in Harrisonburg, in my opinon. Granted, it has been 10 years since I was on the "scene."”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Indoor market in downtown Harrisonburg with several shops: vintage items, coffee, a zero waste shop, toys, etc. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Great little coffee shop very popular with JMU students for good reason. Great coffee, handmade desserts and good light sandwich type fare. Likely to be busy.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Lovely desserts and gelato, great if you want a little dessert after dinner in downtown.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Low key, high quality--be careful what spice level you order because they mean it! Just North of Court Square, near the Federal Court House.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“We know the owners here and they do it right. Roasting on premises and it's in a funky little "shopping mall".”
  • 4 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Our favorite local coffee spot in downtown Harrisonburg! Awesome coffee drinks, delicious baked goods, and great lunch/brunch items”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bakery
“A friend just recommended this place as a cute, historic downtown Harrisonburg spot with 'reasonable prices, good food!' We will get here soon as...we love bakeries!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
“You can't beat a bagel and Mr. J's does it right. Good for breakfast or lunch.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“Opens early at six and only five minutes away. Locally owned and a local favorite. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“A local favorite, with lots of fresh bagel sandwich options. Their closest location is within walking distance to us, in the Food Lion shopping center. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
Grocery or Supermarket
“Great hometown grocery store with a Mennonite flair... but heads up that you won't find any alcohol here. Go next door to La Morena for beer/wine nearby.”
  • 2 locals recommend