Top things to do in Leesburg

Historic Site in Leesburg

Morven Park

Morven Park is a 1000-acre property that was once the home of Virginia governor Westmoreland Davis. The Greek Revival mansion (tours hourly, last tour at 4pm), with its manicured boxwood gardens, resembles a transpl…
Cafe in Leesburg

Shoe's Cup & Cork

Across from the courthouse, this quirky cafe in an old shoe store serves up excellent fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Think warm brie sandwiches, kale and quinoa salads and wild-mushroom ravioli. Good drinks (…
Wine Bar in Leesburg

Wine Kitchen

After a day of exploring, kick back at this welcoming and upbeat wine bar in the historic district. The menu has seasonal offerings from the field (great for vegetarians), land (including locally produced meat and p…
Music in Leesburg

Leesburg’s First Friday

On the first Friday of every month, you can join in Leesburg’s First Friday, when shops and galleries in the historic downtown area stay open till 9pm, art exhibitions are staged and live music acts perform at assor…
Microbrewery in Leesburg

Black Hoof Brewing Co

The King St taproom of this Leesburg-based microbrewery specializes in German- and English-style beers and offers 10 types on tap. Enjoy a glass or two with complimentary pretzels and Obatzda (Bavarian beer cheese d…
American in Leesburg

Tuscarora Mill

Popularity can be as much curse as it is blessing, and such is the case at Tuscarora. This attractive restaurant in an historic grain mill is inevitably packed with local diners and has a convivial atmosphere. Sadly…
Latin American in Leesburg


This tapas and wine bar on the main entertainment drag serves up tacos, tapas and panini. It hosts live musicians on occasional weekends.