We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 26 Covington Restaurants

Western Sizzlin Steak House

912 Valley Ridge Road, Covington, VA
Improve this listing
Ranked #18 of 26 Restaurants in Covington
Cuisines: American
Restaurant details
Write a Review

12 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    1
    1
    4
    3
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We were skeptical after reading some reviews but decided to try it anyway. The buffet was pretty good. The ham wasn't anywhere near warm so I didn't eat it as it obviously wasn't at the proper temp. I actually really liked the pizza when it was fresh. It's good enough that I would just eat it if they kept the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I ate here twice once off the buffet and the other time I ordered a ribeye off the menu.. The ribeye was awful it had no flavor at all even A-1 sauce couldn't help. My waitress was the best and very nice considering I had a terrible experience with the food. The next day I ate off the Buffett the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

The,Dr,whom owns this place,needs to come there and eat,,discusting,and I'm certai n he will have a lot of sick people! Waitress,very good , food terrible,we eat 6 times a yr ne er again!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
WV
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The food was decent the evening we were there, but the service was very poor. Our waitress checked on us once, but spent the rest of the time chatting with another customer across the room. We finally had to motion to her to bring our bill. The other waitress spent at least fifteen minutes talking loudly with another customer near... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Covington
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The price for the Friday night seafood buffet is good, however the seafood is overcooked. The oysters were dry in the middle, the crablegs had been soaking in hot water too long, and the fish was drived out.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wisconsin
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Three of us dined here in Feb. 2014. Ummm...not quite sure what to say about this one! The server was friendly! Buffet was messy-looking, hadn't been tended to! Took a long time for server to tend to us; long time to get seated; table was not really clean. Wouldn't bother again! All three of us agreed - not again!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hot Springs, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Last night I decided to give Western Sizzlin a try as it was under new management, mistake. I had stopped by last week and was informed by the manager/owner (later discovered his name is Mike) that they would open this week and invited us to stop by. Although I live in the area, I only eat at Western Sizzlin as... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Millbrook, Canada
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

The young hostess was extremely busy - run off her feat. The table she took us to was not yet cleaned and she ran to get a cloth. The cloth was not particularly clean either. The buffet had empty dishes and the one salad was just lettuce with minimal toppings. The desserts were dismal. - nothing more than canned filling... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sandy Hook, Kentucky
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Nothing to rave about really. Waitress was very friendly and attentive. Price average. Full hot bar, salad bar, bakery bar.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Covington, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Hospital food has alway been terrible but this place made hospital food taste a like gourmet meal. Always wondered what prison food must taste like... if it's worse then this place, I feel sorry for those locked up... CRAPPPPPY

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Western Sizzlin Steak House also viewed

 

Been to Western Sizzlin Steak House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Western Sizzlin Steak House

Address: 912 Valley Ridge Road, Covington, VA
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Covington
Cuisine: American

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Western Sizzlin Steak House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?