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The Dining Hall of The Hope and Glory Inn


Glorified Oysters
Our local oysters from our rappahannock river w/ basil & asiago cheese
Classic Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine lettuce w/ a smack of anchovies, garlic & lemon.
Jumbo Lump Chesapeake Crab Cakes w/ Hope & Glory Tartar Sauce, Virginia Spoon Bread w/ a Honey Lime Drizzle, Paired w/ a Local Vegetable Medley That Includes Zucchini, Onions, Tomatoes, & Squash.
Key Lime Mousse w/ Agave Marinated Berries
Artichoke & Jumbo Lump Blue Crab Bake Sunday Served w/ Seasoned Flat Breads
Locavore Gazpacho w/ Shrimp & Avocado
Filet Mignon w/ Pan Seared Scallops Served w/ Smoked Corn, Oven Roasted Asparagus & a Creamy Beurre Blanc
Key Lime Mousse w/ Agave Marinated Berries
A dinner customized for our guests.
A incomparable prix fixe fine dining experience in an intimate restaurant setting of just 20 seats. The room's "wall paper" are this acclaimed inn's accolades over the years.Four courses of local boat to table and farm to table cuisine. Executive Chef Meseret Crockett creates a magical memory that suits all special occasions. $75 per person plus tax, gratuity and all alcohol. Reservations are required.
US$55 - US$75
Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Seafood, American, Contemporary
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Chef Meseret Crockett and her team are the real deal! Ethiopian nationality and classically French trained, she brings a special artistry to her food. Farm/Sea to table assures the freshest ingredients where possible, and it shows. Her take on Oysters Rockefeller was a lighter and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank artsletters
Reviewed 3 September 2018

My husband and I were staying at the Hope and Glory Inn for a long weekend, and opted to have dinner with them on Friday night. I let Peggy know we are vegetarian, and we were blown away with the amazing, delicious meal that Meseret...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ca2va
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Two of the best meals we have ever eaten were artistically created by Meseret Crockett! She is divine! Her warmth, caring, and skills are all obvious! Every bite is delicious and complex! Every flower, herb, food, and wine is chosen with care. Dining at the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Chef Meseret Crockett created a truly exceptional dining experience. She is a vibrant personality that makes you feel welcomed. Dinner is roughly a 3 hour experience. You will be glad you selected this gourmet dining experience and the opportunity to meet with Chef Meseret Crockett....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank boxshop
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Staying here is like dropping back in time, with wonderful old accommodations (no tv or piped in music, yet meets every need for comfort and relaxation. Dining is an experience, not only in gourmet food paired with excellent wines, but also with a careful mix...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank U6259HGjimw
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our meal was superb. Four courses, one more delicious than the next. The chef, Meseret, was fabulous. She introduced each of the courses, explained the ingredients and the thought behind each one. There were 8 of us in our party and we all remarked how...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank nbelleman
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had one of the best meals we have ever eaten courtesy of Chef Meseret. The crab cakes were delicious and of course the oysters, were as well. Everything was so fresh and only the finest ingredients. She puts such detail into every aspect of...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank MBinVA_10
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We were so glad we were able to dine at the Hope and Glory on our trip to Irvington. The dining room is very intimate and comfortable and the food is exquisitely prepared. Chef Meseret prepared crabcakes for us as she knew we were from...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank sctc21nm
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We enjoyed a four-course meal prepared by Meseret- the Hope and Glory Inn's head chef and her team. They pride themselves on locally sourced seafood and vegetables and they delivered! The oysters and crab cakes were top notch and as crazy as this may sound-...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ect66
Reviewed 2 January 2018

First class dining! Great food, great service, very intimate; Very comfortable surroundings! Staff is very helpful, friendly and interesting!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Paul K
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Response from Genevieve M | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is casual - whatever suits your mood. So whether you're feeling dressy or you're comfy in your jeans, go for it. You'll be right at home.
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