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ROOTS 657 is an eat-in and take-out café and market located in Leesburg, Virginia, at the intersection of Routes 657 and 15. The cafe and locally-inspired market offer regionally curated products, featuring local artisans alongside our award winning smoked meats, own house-made soups, salads, sandwiches, and  fresh-baked goods.

Co-founder and Chef Rich Rosendale oversees the culinary direction while business partner and co-founder Muriel Sarmadi oversees daily operations of Roots. Chef Rich is one of 70 Certified Master Chefs nationwide and also operates Rosendale Collective, RC Culinary Lab in Leesburg, and Rosendale Events located at 200 Peach Tree in Atlanta, Georgia and the Residence Club in Ocean Reef, Florida.