There’s so much to love about the beautiful and quaint town of Occoquan. It’s farmer’s market, vast array of local shops, and waterfront location are all reasons why this town is an absolutely fantastic place to visit. But, the real reason Occoquan shines is the unique local dining options.
Whether you’re looking for a full meal from appetizer to entrée to dessert or just looking for a quick bite for lunch, there’s something here for everyone! Below, we’ve listed a few of our favorite Occoquan stops the next time you’re in town.
Cock & Bowl
Located in the heart of the town, the Cock & Bowl is a delicious Belgian themed restaurant serving up always-fresh, always-homemade European style specialty dishes. For beer lovers, there are over 60-plus Belgian brews on tap! Whether you come for a delicious meal or to enjoy the beautiful weather on their outdoor patio while you try a new favorite ale; the Cock & Bowl is a must visit on your next culinary adventure.
There’s nothing better than enjoying a fantastic meal with a waterfront view! At Madigan’s Waterfront you get both for an affordable price! Come out and try a delicious seafood entrée or just hang out at their outdoor tiki bar overlooking the Occoquan River!
The Secret Garden Café
From Sunday brunch to a delicious dinner, the Secret Garden Café is a fantastic local restaurant in Occoquan. Their Sunday brunch is a local favorite, consisting of an omelet station, bacon, sausage, breakfast potatoes, waffles, and much more! However, if you’re stopping by for lunch or dinner, don’t worry as their entrees are absolutely amazing! The Secret Garden Café is known for making all of their food by hand. Stop on by during your next visit to Prince William & Manassas and try a truly hidden gem!
Mom’s Apple Pie
You can’t come to town and not try a freshly baked homemade Apple Pie made with real apples grown locally in Virginia. Mom’s Apple Pie is a locally owned store dedicated to serving up the freshest baked goods in town. They sell everything from pies to cookies to wine and almost everything in between. Stop by and pick out your favorite pie any day of the week! You never know, you may just run into first lady Michelle Obama when she’s in town.