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Taste of Smithfield

217 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1324
+1 757-357-8950
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“hams” (26 reviews)
“bacon” (39 reviews)
“smithfield ham” (24 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
217 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1324
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Taste of Smithfield is owned and run by Smithfield Foods and showcases many of their items - it has an attached restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and has many items that are ham-centered (go figure right?). Inside you can find cured hams, flavored...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Great service. Yummy food. My husband had the pork tenderloin sandwich and I had the fried bologna sandwich. Yummy, good portion size, and well prepared. Had numerous beers and ales on tap to please all palates. Server was nice and attentive. Wish you...More

Thank Vacationinggurus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant Taste of Smithfield seems to be a pleasant place to stop in for a time of refreshment. The sandwiches and salads were generous in size, average in taste. Even the touted ham meat was close to tasteless. The best part of the lunch...More

Thank 510dele
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took a friend to dinner at Taste of Smithfield. We loved our meal. Our friend is a wine guy and was very pleased with the pinot noir.

Thank harrut
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Tacos & beer were good, I got the 3 different tacos for $10 and they were pretty good. The staff is VERY friendly & are great at helping each other out! The Manager or General Manager always takes the time to stop & ask how...More

Thank Meredith M
Reviewed 11 April 2018

While shopping in my hometown I stopped at this location for lunch. It had been about a year since I had been to this restaurant. Under new management there was more tables and less store. However, there was a nice selection of peanut and ham...More

Thank JLDC
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant the other day. We were very happy we did. I wanted fries which were very good and I ordered a club sandwich which was excellent. They have a very interesting salad called the bacon and bourbon. I will be...More

Thank ppark0927
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Took out of town friends to downtown Smithfield and for lunch we chose ToF. For a commercial restaurant it was great. Loved the sweet potato ham biscuits, something I have never had anywhere else, must try. Get the “local” it is all things tasty and...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Our party of 5 had a wonderful Sunday lunch here! The food was delicious - especially the bbq sandwich & green beans I ordered! There was a little bit of a wait (which is expected on a Sunday) but it went by fast since we...More

Thank Rhendi C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visited here for lunch and also to get a gift basket for a conference we hosted. The service was efficient, the food good and the support of the marketing folks in creating our gift was excellent.

Thank frankbrown915
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Rebekah P
6 November 2015|
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Response from UncleDuck | Reviewed this property |
That was not our eating experience at Smithfield. It looks as if the management is offering an apology and an offer to try their food again. The patrons may have had their order "drop through the cracks." I'd encourage the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1324
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-357-8950
  • E-mail
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