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12401 Redwater Creek Rd, Chester, VA 23831-2343
804-748-4032
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6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 19
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  • 8
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent service

CB is located off I 95 on Rt 10 west. Easy access on/off interstate for travelers. Clean, fast service and good food are the mainstays of all CB.....but this location is exceptional.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
Judi W
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Massapequa, New York, United States
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Lots of choices, everyone found something the liked. Food is average and fairly salty. Waitress was extremely pleasant and quick with refills. Clean. It was fine after a long day of travel. A plus is the breakfast for dinner option!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The place was busy as expected. The place was clean. The wait was short. The staff was very friendly. Food quality was great.

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Fayetteville, United States
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Lousy service. The waitress was slow. She (Linda M) messed up my order. Three tables were served and eating before us. We complained to the Manager who took off the price of one meal. However, he was mendacious with his excuse, saying that the restaurant has two kitchens, with one being slower than the other. If I owned Cracker Barrel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

CB is located off I 95 on Rt 10 west. Easy access on/off interstate for travelers. Clean, fast service and good food are the mainstays of all CB.....but this location is exceptional.

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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Cracker barrels are fairly consistent with the quality of food. What can really vary is the service. We had an excellent server who was attentive and went the extra mile. We got extra corn muffins and biscuits with apple butter our favorites! The wait was only 5 minutes and the food came quickly. We always recommend Cracker Barrel, it's a... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Every Cracker Barrel I have visited is the same...OUTSTANDING. The decor is an experience. The selection of items is super and the food is all outstanding. The service is timely and friendly, every where I go. The value is excellent and I never leave hungry. A keeper on my return every time!!

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Chester, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Food was good, service was really good. The wait time (as if you are a table of 5) is horrible. Took us over and hour to be seated. Was told it was going to take only 20/25 minutes. The manager was good, he apologized and made up for the snafu.

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Chesterfield, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This location is a stone's throw to I-95, so other than the summer and weekend crowds (when the wait for a table can be 20 or more minutes), there's not a bad thing I can say. Consistently good food for over 15 years that I've been eating here!

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NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We have eaten in many Cracker Barrels. They are always the same..good affordable food. I had a salad for the first time and was very fresh.

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Southeast USA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We've patroned this Cracker Barrel three times in the last several years during our northward travels. Each time we've expected the best, but were delivered the worst, where food was concerned. The time before last I had to send my simple meal of grits back, for they could not cook them correctly (each time they were not cooked all the... More 

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Additional Information about Cracker Barrel

Address: 12401 Redwater Creek Rd, Chester, VA 23831-2343
Phone Number: 804-748-4032
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12401 Redwater Creek Rd, Chester, VA 23831-2343
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: 804-748-4032

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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