BRING YOUR OWN MUG EACH MORNING FOR COFFEE/TEA
Under the dining tent 6:00am-8:00am
Because we love you guys!
A hearty breakfast makes for a great ride! There are plenty of options to eat. First Watch https://www.firstwatch.com/locations/williamsburg and Tropical Smoothie Cafe https://locations.tropicalsmoothiecafe.com/va/williamsburg/4920-monticello-avenue are just 2 that open at 7:00am.
Yes!! You can cook your own breakfast! At our group site we have arranged to have a cooking section for campers. Dining will be under the big tents, but cooking will be allowed on the picnic tables nearby. For those who do not wish to cook....never fear...we have arranged for breakfast delivered from Tropical Smoothie Cafe! https://locations.tropicalsmoothiecafe.com/va/williamsburg/4920-monticello-avenue
Order and PAY (cash only) at Hospitality on FRIDAY before 7:30pm, for Saturday morning delivery at 6:30am.
Order and PAY (cash only) at Hospitality on SATURDAY before 7:30pm, for Sunday morning delivery at 6:30am.
LUNCH Break - This is not an exhaustive list of places to eat along each day’s route, but it will give you an idea of what is available as you ride.
Friday - along the Virginia Capital Trail
MM 0 - Jamestown Settlement Cafe offers a varied menu that includes breakfast foods, freshly prepared salads and sandwiches, freshly grilled foods, pizza, soups, burgers, beverages and desserts. Open from 9a. - 5pm. www.jamestowncafe.com
MM 2.5 - Spoke & Art Provisions Company offers light lunch fare, snacks, ice cream and beverages, including coffee drinks. Open 9am - 7pm, closes at 6pm on Sundays. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. www.spokeandart.com
MM 20/21 - Cul’s Courthouse Grille offers salads, sandwiches, dessert and beer. Opens at 11am daily 11am - 9pm. Closes at 10pm on Friday & Saturday. www.culscourthousegrille.com (Staff favorite)
MM 22 - Indian Fields Tavern features American bistro fare and craft beer.
Open Wednesday & Thursday 11:30 am - 9pm; Friday 11:30 am - 10 pm; Saturday 11am - 10pm; Sunday 11am - 9pm; Closed Monday & Tuesday.
MM 30 - Upper Shirley Vineyards - located about 1 miles off the VCT - is a vineyard, tasting room and restaurant. Wednesday - Sunday 11am - 5pm. Closed on Monday & Tuesday. (Staff favorite - worth traversing the gravel road and driveway to eat there.) www.uppershirley.com
MM 40 - Exxon Station/Dairy Queen - located across from Four Mile Creek Park - offers pizza, sandwiches, hot dogs, hamburgers, and of course ice cream.
MM 44 - At the intersection of New Market Road (runs parallel to VCT) and Strath Road there are several places to get food:
There is also a Food Lion grocery store in this area.
MM 45 - The Original Ronnie’s BBQ is a family owned and operated establishment which moved to its current location specifically to be on the VCT to serve cyclists.No frills window-served joint offering a menu of smoked meats, fish and sides with outdoor seating. (Staff favorite.) Open Monday - Thursday - closed; Friday - Sunday: 12noon to 7pm. www.theoriginalronnies.com
MM 50 - Shockoe Slip - near the end of the VCT in Richmond
The Surry Seafood Company - a short drive from the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry Dock on the Surry side. Like the name says, it specializes in seafood. Visited weekly by cyclists. Monday - Saturday 11am - 9pm; Sunday 11a, - 8pm www.surryseafoodco.com
Just for Kicks Cupcakes & More - located in beautiful downtown Surry. Open 10am - 5pm Monday & Thursday; 10am - 5:30 pm Friday & Saturday; Sunday 2pm - 5pm; Closed Tuesday & Wednesday; Just looking at their website makes me want to go there now!!! Cupcakes & ice cream. What more could a cyclist want!
Anna’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant - also in beautiful downtown Surry. Pasta dishes, pizza and sandwiches. Tues - Thur 11am - 9pm; Friday & Saturday 11am - 10pm; Sunday 12 noon - 9pm; closed Mondays.
Smithfield Ice Cream - old-fashioned counter & booth setup serving traditional ice cream & deli-style sandwiches. Open Monday - Saturday 10 am - 7pm; Sunday 11am - 6pm www.smithfield-ice-cream-business.site
Smithfield Gourmet Cafe & Bakery - serves breakfast, brunch and lunch. Menu has such mainstays as the Main Street Monte Cristo, The Bakery Burger, the Piggly Wiggly and the Windsor Castle. It is not only a favorite among local cyclists, but often the destination on a Surry County ride. Open 8am - 5pm daily except Saturdays when it is open from 7am - 5pm www.smithfieldgourmetbakery.com
Yummaries Bakery - only open on Saturdays so visit while you have the chance. 11:00 am - 2pm www.yummaries.com
Taste of Smithfield -serves fresh authentic, signature dishes unique to Smithfield. Open daily 11am - 3 pm; 4:30pm - 8pm daily Closed Mondays. www.tasteofsmithfield.com
Wharf Hill Brewing Company - relaxed brewpub serving food, craft beers, wine & spirits in historical digs. Open Tuesday - Saturday 11:30 - 11pm; Sunday 11:30 - 10 pm; closed Mondays. www.wharfhillbrewing.com
The Restaurant at Smithfield Station - an award-winning restaurant with an extensive menu of fresh seafood, Smithfield ham and an ever popular Sunday Breakfast buffet. Dine on the deck overlooking the marina.
Open 24 hours a day. www.smithfieldstation.com
Sunday - While we hope you won’t need to stop to eat before you pick up your boxed lunch at Spoke & Art Provision Company, here are a list of local restaurants in:
New Town - corner of Ironbound Road and Monticello Avenue - 7 miles from Chickahominy Riverfront Park. Just follow Route 5 east then continue straight at the traffic light. (Route 5 makes a right turn here and the road continues as Monticello Avenue.)
Paul’s Deli Cogan’s Deli & Sports Pub
Anatolia Bar & Grill Center Street Grill
Corner Pocket Opus 9 Steakhouse
Panera Bread First Watch
Ichiban’s Buffalo Wild Wings
Jimmy John’s El Patio Mexican
The Brass Tap Bonefish Grill
Pho 79 Vietnamese Noodle Shop
In or Near Merchant Square in Williamsburg
The Bake Shop Rick’s Cheese Steak Shop
The Hound’s Tale Aromas Coffeehouse & Cafe
Blue Talon Bistro Mellow Mushroom
Berrets Seafood Restaurant`
Fat Canary DoG Street Pub
King’s Arms Tavern Josiah Chowning’s Tavern
Shields Tavern Christiana Campbell's Tavern
Friday and Saturday 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Carmen's Authentic Jamaican Cuisine-https://carmens-jamaican-authentic-cuisine.ueniweb.com/?utm_campaign=gmb#products
Please check out the website and enjoy the fun on Main Street.
Billsburg Brewery and Williamsburg Winery will be there too!