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Casual & Fine Dining


INN AT LITTLE WASHINGTON, A Michelin Three Star Restaurant
The Inn at Little Washington has become an international culinary shrine. Chef/Proprietor Patrick O'Connell's approach to cooking pays homage to the tenets of classical French cuisine and reflects a belief in "the cuisine of today" — healthy, eclectic, imaginative, unrestricted by ethnic boundaries.
Phone: (540) 675-3800 theinnatlittlewashington.com

TULA'S Restaurant and Bar
Tula's Restaurant and Bar proudly serves American Rustic Cuisine at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains in historic Little Washington, Virginia, a town site surveyed by George Washington himself in July 1749. Tucked into an inviting brick building that centuries ago housed a mercantile, Tula's offers exceptional fine dining, a superb spirits list showcasing locally distilled products, and a cellar-worthy selection of award-winning wines and flavorful craft beers.
Phone: (540) 675-2223 tulasrestaurantandbar.com/

THREE BLACKSMITHS
Three Blacksmith's serves a fixed weekly dinner menu of local, seasonal, handcrafted foods from Rappahannock County, Virginia and nearby. The elegant space with it's open hearth, comfortable seating and lavish wood finishes makes for a cozy, intimate dining experience. With just 16 seats and one seating time, the restaurant is yours for the evening.
Sperryville VA 22740 Phone: (540) 987-5105 threeblacksmiths.com

GRIFFIN TAVERN
This social gathering place for locals and weekenders features savory food in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Indoor dining, outdoor patio and private dining room for groups. Weekends: live music and/or karaoke. Weeknights: darts, chess and trivia. Open late on Friday and Saturday nights. Gluten-free options, free Wi-Fi, dog-friendly.
Flint Hill VA 22627 Phone: (540) 675-3227 griffintavern.com

The Blue Door
The Blue Door Kitchen is currently open for lunch and dinner Friday through Sunday and for dinner only on Thursday. We locally source all of our ingredients, so naturally, our menu is refreshed regularly. Please submit your reservation request in the form below.
Flint Hill VA 22627 Phone: (540) 675-1700 https://thebluedoorkitchen.com/kitchen/

RAPPAHANNOCK PIZZA KITCHEN (RPK)
Delicious bubbling, wood fired pizza, hand formed, carefully topped and skillfully timed to be removed at just the right point. Sourced from neighboring farms, toppings are the starts of the show. Dough is made daily of unleavened bread, toasted crispy, flat bread style in a Mugnaini oven.
Sperryville VA 22740 Phone:(540)9494 rappahannockpizzakitchen.com

Spa Services


LITTLE WASHINGTON SPA
Little Washington Spa is located in the historic village of Washington, Virginia. Spa offerings include a variety of massage, manicures and pedicures, skincare treatments, energy healing, reflexology and more.
Address: 261 Main St Washington, VA 22747 | Phone: (540) 675-1031 | Website: http://littlewashingtonspa.com/

Wineries, Breweries, Distilleries


LITTLE WASHINGTON WINERY & VINEYARDS
Tucked into the sweet spot of Virginia wine country on the edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Little Washington Winery is near Washington, VA, the town that George Washington laid out in 1749. The panoramic vistas are incredible here . . . and the wine is pretty good too!
Washington, VA | Phone: (540) 987-8330 | Website: littlewashingtonwinery.com

QUIEVREMONT WINE
Located in the lush Blue Ridge Mountain foothills at the center of Reality Farm, Quievremont vineyard is the latest addition to the farm established circa 1753. The wine's name derives from old French meaning goat hill and is appropriate to the vineyard's setting amidst the farm's cattle and goat herds. The vines enjoy an ideal micro-climate, with plenty of sunshine, gentle breezes and fine soils, producing grapes that yield memorable wines with unique characteristics.
Washington, VA | Phone: (540) 987-3192 | Website: quievremont.com

GADINO CELLARS
Slip away to the quiet, beautiful countryside of Rappahannock County, only an hour's drive from Northern Virginia, and feel like one of "La Famiglia" at this family-owned and -operated winery. Relax with fine wines crafted from small lots of hand-picked grapes, artisan cheeses and Italian sausages in an Italian-inspired tasting room or on the expansive deck overlooking the gardens, the vineyards and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Tours of the wine cellar are available by appointment. Gadino Cellars also has two regulation size bocce ball courts for customers to use when they visit the winery tasting room.
Washington VA 22747 | Phone: (540) 987-9292 | Website: gadinocellars.com

COPPER FOX DISTILLERY
Home of Wasmund's Single Malt Whiskey. The only distillery in North America malting its own barley. Come see how the combination of tradition and creativity make your new favorite whiskey.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8554 | Website: copperfox.biz


HOPKINS ORDINARY ALE WORKS
Hopkins Ordinary Ale Works is proud to brew small batch craft beer in the cellar of the Bed and Breakfast. Our beers are made with local barley that is malted by our neighbors at Copper Fox Distillery, and feature local, seasonal ingredients whenever possible, such as hops, honey, fruit, and herbs.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-3383 | Website: www.hopkinsordinary.com

PEN DRUID BREWING
The three musician brothers Lain, Van and Jennings Carney created Pen Druid Brewing in Sperryville. The brothers will be brewing beer like their approach to music... outside of the mainstream, favoring the weird over the mundane and the nuanced over the obvious. Using as many local ingredients as possible, they hope to capture the spirit of Virginia in their beers.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-5064 | www.pendruid.com

SHARP ROCK VINEYARDS
Sharp Rock Vineyards, located on the Hughes River at the foot of Old Rag Mountain, is one of the most beautiful vineyard locations in Virginia. Taste our wines, meander through the vineyards, meet our dogs, settle in at a picnic table or hammock, absorb the exceptional scenery, and sample our gourmet cheeses, bread, and summer sausage (or your picnic lunch). Our tasting room is open Friday-Sunday year-round and on Monday holidays (in October) and by appointment. Visit our online wine shop year-round to order wine to be shipped directly to you.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8020 | sharprockvineyards.com

RAPPAHANNOCK CELLARS
Recognizing the promise in Virginia wines, we moved our family's winery from California to the Blue Ridge Mountains in the heart of Virginia's hunt country, in Rappahannock County. Here in Virginia we continue to create rich and elegant wines dedicated to the winegrower's art. Open daily year-round since 2001, we have established ourselves as a leader at the forefront of the Virginia wine industry. Our experienced wine-making team, coupled with careful tending of the vineyard and exacting knowledge of the cellar, is producing exquisite, internationally recognized wines.
Huntly VA 22640 | Phone: (540) 635-9398 | Website: www.rcellars.com

NARMADA WINERY
Established in 2001, Narmada Winery boasts 51 acres of beautiful rolling countryside. Wanting to bring something unique to the region, owners Pandit and Sudha Patil invite you to "Taste Virginia, Experience India." The tasting room offers a variety of small-plate Indian food pairings and traditional light American fare on weekends, all complemented by handcrafted Virginia wines. Narmada is a family- and pet-friendly establishment and welcomes groups of all sizes to enjoy the cozy fireplace, deck and comfortable outdoor seating.
Amissville, VA 20106 | Phone: (540) 937-8215 | Website: narmadawinery.com


GRAY GHOST VINEYARDS
Gray Ghost Vineyards is Rappahannock County's oldest winery. Family-owned and -operated winery producing internationally acclaimed wines from immaculate vineyards. Enjoy southern hospitality, a knowledgeable staff, beautiful picnic grounds and spacious indoor facilities. Experience famous winery events, entertaining tours and the most popular volunteer harvest program in Virginia! Named "Best of the East" four consecutive years by Vineyard and Winery Management magazine.
Amissville, VA 20106 | Phone: (540) 937-4869 | www.grayghostvineyards.com

MAGNOLIA VINEYARDS
Magnolia Vineyards, located in scenic and beautiful Amissville, VA, is officially Virginia's 251st Winery. Their first planting, consisting of 3 acres, occurred in 2009 with the first harvest 3 seasons later in 2011 producing a limited run of 100 cases. They offer a carefully selected variety of Olde World wines prepared in classic European style while endeavoring to adhere to modern sustainable agricultural practices.
Amissville, VA 20106 | Phone: (703) 785-8180 | magnoliavineyards.com

SHARP ROCK VINEYARDS
Sharp Rock Vineyards, located on the Hughes River at the foot of Old Rag Mountain, is one of the most beautiful vineyard locations in Virginia. Taste our wines, meander through the vineyards, meet our dogs, settle in at a picnic table or hammock, absorb the exceptional scenery, and sample our gourmet cheeses, bread, and summer sausage (or your picnic lunch). Our tasting room is open Friday-Sunday year-round and on Monday holidays (in October) and by by appointment. Visit our online wineshop year-round to order wine to be shipped directly to you. Explore our website to learn more about our history, award-winning wines, popular dogs, charming bed and breakfast cottages and more.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8020 | sharprockvineyards.com

Antiques & Art


MIDDLE STREET GALLERY

The Middle Street Gallery is a regional, nonprofit, artists' cooperative and gallery. Our 21 members include highly acclaimed painters, sculptors, photographers and workers in multimedia. Our mission is to support quality and innovation in the arts. Please check our website for information about our monthly shows and meet-the-artist receptions.
Washington, VA | Phone: (540) 987-9330 | middlestreetgallery.org

R.H. BALLARD ART, RUG & HOME
Southern Living magazine voted this unique shop and gallery one of "TOP 50 SHOPS IN THE SOUTH." French jacquard tablecloths, fine gifts, art, Oriental rugs. Located in the heart of historic Washington, VA.
Washington, VA 22747 | Phone: (540) 675-1411 | rhballard.com

COPPER FOX ANTIQUES
Copper Fox Antiques has 30,000 square feet of antiques, furniture, books and collectibles. Located off Route 211 at the end of River Lane. Take Water Street from Sperryville to River Lane or Route 1003 off Route 211 to Water Street to River Lane.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8800 | copperfoxantiques.com

DE'DANNAN GLASS
Stained Glass artist Patricia Brennan is the owner of De'Danann Glassworks, a commission stained glass studio. She works in traditional stained-glass techniques and creates detail in her glass by silk screening, etching or hand painting. De'Danann Glassworks is a lovely, relaxing place to come, be inspired and create glass projects. We offer classes in stained glass and mosaics. A one-day workshop for small groups on the weekend can be arranged, or you may attend one of the regular classes offered on Wednesday or Thursday mornings. The studio is open by appointment; we look forward to your call. If you're passing through Sperryville, Patricia's work can also be found at Coterie, located on RT. 211 in the School House complex.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8615 | www.dedanann.net

GLASSWORKS GALLERY/OLDWAY ART CENTER
The largest, most unusual gallery in the area, with unique, top-quality local artwork and gifts — hand-blown art glass, exquisite ceramics, striking jewelry, stained glass, fine sculpture, woodwork, metalwork and many one-of-a-kind pieces. We make most of the products we sell on the property. Our 25th year in business. Glass-blowing classes by appointment. We also fill propane tanks.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8474 | glassworksgallery.com

FAR RIDGE CERAMICS
Far Ridge Ceramics is a small, family-run studio nestled in the foothills of Virginia's beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Owner/artisan, Libet Henze, creates a wide range of ceramic field, border and accent tiles as well as decorative tile and mosaic panels and an assortment of domestic wares and pet bowls. Each item is completely handmade from start to finish in the studio. We welcome visitors by appointment -- please call or e-mail (libet@farridgeceramics.com) to set up a time to visit.
Castleton, VA 22716 | Phone: 540 937 5605 | farridgeceramics.com

HALEY FINE ART
Fine art, jewelry and sculpture from the region's foremost artists. Revolving shows, group exhibits and demonstrations. Collectors welcome.
Sperryville VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-1000 | haleyfineart.com

GLASSWORKS GALLERY/OLDWAY ART CENTER
The largest, most unusual gallery in the area, with unique, top-quality local artwork and gifts — hand-blown art glass, exquisite ceramics, striking jewelry, stained glass, fine sculpture, woodwork, metalwork and many one-of-a-kind pieces. We make most of the products we sell on the property. Our 25th year in business. Glass-blowing classes by appointment. We also fill propane tanks. Look for our red swinging bridge one mile west of Sperryville. Visit our online store at the address below.
Sperryville, VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8474 | glassworksgallery.com

JUBA MOUNTAIN POTTERY
In her studio and showroom at Juba Mountain Pottery, Susan Dienelt makes and sells elegant but still very functional stoneware pots to be used in the kitchen, at the table and around the home. Her pots are dishwasher, microwave and oven safe. They are fired in a very hot gas kiln in which salt is added toward the end of the firing. The interaction of the salt, the heat and the clay form a special patina, making certain that no two pots look exactly alike. Come see her pots and where they are made with a beautiful view of Old Rag Mountain.
Sperryville VA 22740 | Phone: (540) 987-8041 | jubamountainpottery.com

RIVER DISTRICT ARTS
River District Arts (RDA) is a vibrant creative community with 10 artist studios, an artisan market and two exhibiting galleries featuring local and regional art. Visit with more than a dozen artists working in a wide variety of media and styles including oil, watercolor, photography, ceramics and collage. RDA is located in Sperryville's River District. It is housed in a beautifully restored post-and-beam apple packing facility from the 1930s, with touches of sophisticated, modern interior architecture combined with rustic wood floors and sliding stable doors. Once your car is parked, you can also visit Middle Street Gallery, Copper Fox Antiques and Copper Fox Distillery, our River District neighbors. Accessible.
Sperryville, VA | Phone: (703) 789-0124

Outdoor Recreation


SHENANDOAH NATIONAL PARK

Shenandoah — a wilderness oasis in the busy East. Gazing across the horizon from the peaks of Shenandoah National Park, it's hard to believe you are just 75 miles from the bustle of our nation's capital. Take Skyline Drive along the crest of the mountains through the woods and past spectacular vistas. Hike in the shade of oak trees along the Appalachian Trail, discover the stories from Shenandoah's past or just relax in the wonder of the wilderness. From Rappahannock County, proceed west on U.S. 211 seven miles from the village of Sperryville to the Thornton Gap entrance to Skyline Drive, or come into the park by way of trails located on the eastern slopes of Rappahannock County at designated trailhead entry points.
Luray, VA 22835 | Phone: (540) 999-3500 | Website: nps.gov/shen

SHENANDOAH MOUNTAIN GUIDES
Shenandoah Mountain Guides operates extensively in the Blue Ridge region of Virginia and Maryland as well as the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia. Formerly known as the Teamlink Mountain Sports Center, the staff maintains teaching and practical expertise in a broad spectrum of outdoor activities, including canoeing, backpacking, orienteering, survival/outdoor skills, mountain biking, outdoor leadership, rock climbing and environmental awareness. SMG is a permitted and licensed guiding/educational service provider for Shenandoah National Park; the company's founder, Andy Nichols, grew up in Rappahannock and is familiar with its best-kept natural secrets.
Frederick, MD 21702 | Phone: (866) 455-8672 | teamlinkinc.com/shenandoah 

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