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Macado's

922 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
(540) 953-2700
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Ranked #14 of 106 restaurants in Blacksburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Sandwiches
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

many kind of sandwich, basically all kind and some salads. Nothing fancy, but good for hang out and have sandwich type dinning. Service was good, but NOT fast. Parking lot is somewhat hill(?) shape, no big deal

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Visited this restaurant twice during most recent stay in Blacksburg, and have been there on previous occasions. The service is hit or miss - either good, or just so-so. The food is good, and there are a ton of options. And the price is very reasonable. If you don't mind not always having the best of service, then the food... More

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Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A late night arrival led us to Macados. The service was friendly and prompt given the late hour, and the food hit the spot. A variety of basic pub-type fare and a long list of sandwiches to choose from.

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Philadelphia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The decor is interesting and fun, but could stand a good cleaning. Sandwiches were top notch, and had fun names like "Titanic" and "Big Daddy". They have french fries on the menu, but only as an appetizer, don't dare ask for fries instead of a bag of chips when you order your sandwich, you can't get them.

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Gretna, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Great atmosphere ! A good selection of food items..food was above average . My only concern was slow service and the restaurant was not busy.

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Marshfield, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My daughter and I had dinner here one night when visiting at Tech. It was freezing in there! Really uncomfortable and we're From New England! Our server was not familiar with the draft beers. I asked for a local brew, he seemed not to know what I meant. Our food was mediocre at best. So disappointing!

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Herndon, VA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nice selection and value. Great place to take your college student when you come to visit, or for a quiet dinner anytime.

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Norton, Virginia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Never miss an opportunity to eat at a Macado's whenever you come across one in Virginia! If sandwiches aren't your thing, I highly recommend their French onion soup or their KC's Mac n Cheese....classic cheesy Mac n cheese with juicy chicken added...Yummo!

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This restaurant is part of a family owned chain, all of which are located in southwestern or central Virginia. Known for both their huge menu of sandwiches, appetizers and other menu items, they're probably most famous for their kitschy atmosphere. The walls and ceilings are inundated with things to look at, from full size cars to model planes to sports... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is hard to explain. It's really loud, in every respect. The atmosphere, the decor, the people are all really abrasive. The food isn't terrible, it's way way better than Applebee's, for example. But the staff is a little snippy, and like I said, it's a difficult environment to be in. Maybe it's just me. I did like my... More

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