Williamsburg Dining

The historic town of Williamsburg is found in the south-eastern corner of the state of Virginia in the United States. One of the first European settlements on the continent, the town began in the early 1630s. The town was restored in the 1920s to its historic charm and kept as it was in its early years thanks to John D. Rockefeller, Jr. The village center has always been known for its pubs and bakeries. Today, residents and visitors find a fabulous variety of restaurants in and around Williamsburg.

The two main areas where places to eat are located are right in the historic heart in Merchants Square and a stretch on Richmond Road. Of those in Merchants Square, establishments like The Cheese Shop serve wonderful lunch fare while restaurants like The Blue Talon serves upscale dinner meals.

Here are some of the other favorite restaurants in Williamsburg:

A Chef's Kitchen - Found right on Prince George Street, A Chef's Kitchen provides a truly unique dining experience or a cooking class. Diners enjoy live piano music, and they are entertained by the chef and other staff throughout meals and classes. The dining room is a set for the TV show shown on the Food Network. The cuisine is European/American.

Food For Thought - On Richmond Road, this restaurant serves breakfast and all other meals. A great variety of items of American and international cuisines are on the menu. The food is delicious, the dining is casual and the price is great.

Francesco's Ristorante Italiano - For an authentic Sicilian Italian dinner, Francesco's Ristorante Italiano is the place to come. Situated on Richmond Road, the restaurant serves lunch and dinner as well as late night and catering. To be certain of a table, reservations are recommended. Menus include dishes like cannelloni and fettuccini.

Second St - Found on Second Street, this restaurant serves up the best of American comfort food. Homemade bread, smoked meats and lasagne are found here. The professional chef, the bistro dining room and the friendly staff help to make the meal special and memorable. Calling to make reservations is suggested.

Food Choices in Town
Of the over 200 different establishments where meals are offered in the town, the majority provide traditional American cuisine. International and seafood restaurants also have good representation in this historic region. No one needs to go hungry in Williamsburg, Virginia.