October Charitable Events: Taste of the NFL & Can Drive


Please join us in helping to provide meals for Feeding America and donations to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank by participating in our October charitable events.

Wednesdays are free soup nights!

Free Soup Night

With the winter upon us it occurred to me that my very popular Wednesday Free Soup Night was overdue for a revival. So, beginning this Wednesday night, Free Soup Night is back! We hope that this small act of giving back to the community will help answer at least some of the unmet need in our […]

Spring is here at AVA!

Helllo Spring

We are looking forward to seeing you as much as we are looking forward to no snow for 6-9 months! We have added some delicious new menu options this season. For appetizers, we are featuring Bahn Mi fish tacos: a light starter comprised of spicy tilapia paired with fresh and pickled veggies in a tortilla […]

Fellowship of Warmth: A Coat and Winter Accessories Drive


We here at AVA are very fortunate. We might not always be rolling dough (see what I did there…), but we certainly are not hungry or cold. An article a few months ago about the amount of food that the our local food bank, Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, made us realize that local hunger […]