Your Guide to the Best of Blacksburg Restaurants

Your vacation will not complete without trying some of the famous Blacksburg restaurants. The town of Blacksburg offers a wide range of dining options, and you can try many different types of cuisine while you're there. Here are a number of Blacksburg restaurants that you must visit.

The Cellar
302 North Main Street
Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
(540) 953-0651
www.the-cellar.com

If you are looking for a place that offers great food and music in Blacksburg, you should go to The Cellar. This restaurant is located in the downtown area, and it is a favorite among locals and tourists in Blacksburg. It serves a wide range of American and Continental dishes, including grilled and baked subs, pastas, pizzas and calzones. Its homemade dips are very popular. If you want to have a beer, the restaurant has an extensive selection of draft beers, domestic bottles and imported bottles for you to choose from. On Tuesday and Thursday nights, live performances by local and traveling jazz, blues and rock-a-billy musicians will be presented at around 9:00 p.m.

The Cellar is open from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. every day. If you don't know how to get there, you can call the restaurant or ask the staff at your Blacksburg bed and breakfast for directions.

Zeppoli's
810 University City Boulevard
Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
(540) 953-2000
www.zeppolis.com

Zeppoli's is one of the Blacksburg restaurants that you must visit if you're an Italian food lover. It offers traditional Italian dishes that are made from scratch. All its dishes are prepared with fresh ingredients, and its pastas, breads, sauces and soups are all homemade. Some of the recommended dishes on the menu include chicken parmigiana, spinach lasagna, manicotti, scallops formaggio, shrimp cappellini, veal marsala, lemon vegetable linguine and Greek shrimp. After your meal, you can order one of the restaurant's delicious desserts, which include tiramisu torte and cannolis. Zeppoli is the name of an Italian dessert that is similar to funnel cake, and all guests will receive a free serving of zeppole.

Before you return to your Blacksburg inn, make sure you check out Zeppoli's wine shop, which offers more than 500 different labels of wine from Italy and other parts of the world. The restaurant and wine shop are open from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. from Sunday to Friday, and 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. on Sunday.

India Garden Restaurant
210 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
(540) 951-5100
www.indiagardenonline.com

If you want to try some exotic food, consider dining at the India Garden Restaurant. It uses fresh and natural ingredients as well as flavorful sauces and spices, to provide a most fulfilling Indian dining experience. On the menu you will find a great selection of tandoori, chicken, lamb, seafood and vegetarian dishes, as well as Indian breads and desserts. All dishes are cooked according to your preferred level of spiciness. It is recommended that you order one of the restaurant's imported Indian beers. The India Garden Restaurant serves lunch from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. from Monday to Friday, and 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. It is open for dinner from 5:00 to 10:00 p.m. every day.