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Soul Mountain Cafe

300 East Main St., Front Royal, VA 22630
540 636-0070
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Ranked #40 of 72 Restaurants in Front Royal
Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Mon - Fri 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: Eclectic
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Onley, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

We were enticed by the posted menu. Walked in and a lot of folks were finishing up. We're seated right away. We both ordered lump crab cake sandwich, no onions. No problem. While waiting all the tables started to vacate but there seemed no sense of urgency to clean them. Behind the bar area the busguy? was spraying bleach on... More

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West Salem, Ohio
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

After a long day hiking our family of four had a late dinner at Soul Mountain. We were tired and really hungry.. After a trip to the bathroom and a view into the kitchen we were ready to walk out. Filthy walls and floors and the kitchen looked dreadful. It took a really long time for our food to arrive... More

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Front Royal, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We enjoyed your dinner, especially my son with his curry chicken, but I found it a wee pricey. I will however visit you again on another special occasion.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We heard the food was good but won't know. 30 min after we order we checked on the salad and wings we ordered. 10 min later we checked again and she said it was being plated. 10 min later we checked and she said "it's been like this all day. I dont know what is going on" and she began... More

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Front Royal, Virginia
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Hadn't been back to "Soul Mountain" in quite a while. They were moderately busy, and our server was efficient, fun and made our lunch more enjoyable. The meals were good, and my husband and his friend definitely enjoyed the HUGE brisket sandwiches. We like that you can substitute grilled veggies for the French fries. My friend and I had the... More

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Front Royal, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I understand in small towns food choices are slim, but it doesn't make it ok to settle for sub standard cuisine. The dining atmosphere is quite plain and does not really scream culinary creativity or interest in establishing a theme for a customer base. Only three other tables were occupied upon our arrival. After looking over a hectic menu (with... More

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Winchester
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

The food was delicious and a very good value. Best BBQ I've tasted in a long time. We'll definately go back again.

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Earth
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261 reviews 261 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

It was a hot day on lunch time. There was no air conditioning, just ventilators that didn't help much. The restaurant was full of flies. My spouse asked what kind of lager beer they have and the server offered different kinds of beer - not lager - so we understood that they don't have any lager beer. I asked if... More

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Distant 'burbs of Chicago
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

From the time the waitress took our order, middle of the afternoon, until the food arrived at our table, was almost an hour. The room is rather noisy and echo-y, so we did not get to enjoy our wait. The food and prices were mediocre.

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Viriginia,usa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Rec'd a recommendation from the antique shop across the street....very happy to do so. Th food was delicious...I don't normally like catfish...but this was fresh, tasty,and great...and the fries..and the med salad...all was good...I don't understand the bad reviews...I loved the place

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