The philosophy at Local Chop House and Grill embodies the unadulterated spirit of nature. Boasting of Steakhouse fare that serves dishes made out of farm-to-table ingredients and environmentally friendly practices in the kitchen, this Chop House and Grill makes a bold statement in the neighborhood dining scene. This restaurant also serves exquisitely made seafood which has won rave reviews among patrons. The Chef strives to serve Vegan and Vegetarian options as well. Service is consistent and congenial.
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint located in the heart of the city, is known for serving arguably the best burgers in town. This establishment is owned by best friends Aaron Ludwig and Mike Sabinboth and has been serving since 2009. Some of its specials include cheeseburger, jack on piggy back, shocker, greg brady, popeye and lots more. In addition to burgers they also have a diverse list of beer which totally complements your choice of food.
Housed in a building which was formerly the Strand Theater, Clementine is a great place to eat, drink and soak in the local flavor with some live music and community events. Creative people or those interested in the arts will find it a hot spot to meet more of their kind and also to exhibit their own creations. You can drop in at the cafe for brunch, lunch or dinner. The kids would not be disappointed either, with special items on the menu for them. For update on the events, check the website. The lounge at Clementine can also be hired for private events and parties.
The Golden Pony is a lively bar in the heart of Harrisonburg's downtown area. A popular joint with indie music lovers, this neighborhood spot is also famous for hand-crafted American preparations like wholesome sandwiches, fresh salads, succulent burgers and crusty, freshly baked pizzas. Pinball slots, breezy patio and an art gallery add to its convivial setting. Two fully-stocked bars keep the guzzlers coming in, while high-tech audio systems render itself well for live gigs over the weekends. Look out for its lavish pizza buffet alongside its usual lunch fare on the weekdays.