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Something Different Urbanna Virginia

(804) 758-8000

213 Virginia Street
Urbanna, Virginia

Specializing in Fine Neanderthal Cuisine

We are famous for our award winning barbecue, specialty dishes and unique entreés. Our customers come from far and wide to dine with us and enjoy our hosptiablity. Something Different is the home of “The Virginia Sandwich” and the “Applechain” hot dog. We have been voted the best barbecue in River Country by the readers of Pleasant Living magazine every year of the contest and Talk Of The Town for the past 10 years, placed in Virginia Living's Best of Virginia Contest 2014, 2015 and 2017 and Best of Rivah Winner for Best Barbecue and Best Soft Crabs in 2016.

Home of The Virginia Sandwich in The American Sandwich Book

Voted Best Barbecue in River Country by readers of Pleasant Living Magazine every year of the contest (2005 – 2015)

Trip Advisor Ranked Something Different the #1 Restaurant in the Urbanna area

Let Something Different Cater Your Next Event

We offer catering services on 3 different platforms

  1. We will prepare your food for pick up
  2. We will prepare your food and deliver it
  3. We will prepare your food and provide full service catering.

We do not offer a "catering menu" because we feel it limits our abilities and your options.

Contact Sarah at (804) 758-8000 to make your event Something Different.

We are Famous for Our

Freshly Roasted Virginia Peanuts

Homemade Super-Premium Ice Cream

Homemade Sides, Soups and Desserts

Barbecue & Smoked Meats

Craft Beer and Wine

Rubs, Sauces and Seasonings

Live Music Featuring Local Artist

See us in

Southern Living’s
Off the Eaten Path, Second Helpings

by Morgan Murphy

Only four restaurants in Virginia made the cut.

We have copies for sale at the store for $22.95


Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10am to 9pm

Saturday 10am to 9pm

Sunday 8am to 3pm

Closed Monday and Tuesday