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870 N. Lee Highway, Lexington, VA 24450
540463-2306
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Smithfield
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We stopped to eat after driving part of the Blue Ridge Parkway enjoying the Fall colors. The waitress was also the bartender. She got our drinks right, beer for my husband, Pepsi for me. We ordered an appetizer (Brew Pub pretzels) and my husband ordered Bourbon Street steak, cooked medium and I ordered Roma Pepper Steak, cooked medium well. I... More

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Claremont, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The first sign as we entered was how filthy the doors and windows were. We had to wipe our table off ourselves. It took 5 minutes to get a server to our table. The wine glass was sent back twice due to how dirty it was. To get our simple two dinner salads and soup we had to get the... More

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80 reviews 80 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

we stayed nearby at a hotel and just wanted some food, we have eaten at this chain in other places and it was great but this one was awful, the furniture was all sticky, the booth seats had stains of food, the cutlery was grubby and the plates the same, the staff were disinterested and grumpy, everything matched the food,... More

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Scotland
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60 reviews 60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Stayed in one of the nearby hotels after a day long drive and couldn't be bothered to drive anywhere else. Thought there was a good choice of things in addition to the usual burgers. Service was prompt and pleasant and the food tasty. Felt it was good value.

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Galax, Virginia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I'm not a fan of chain restaurants, but I was tired after a long day at the Horse Complex and looking for a quick and easy meal. I ordered a "Guinness" and the fish and chips, which arrived quickly and were rather greasy -- not great, not good, just average (or a little below). The service was good, especially considering... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

First off, I should say "eat here." The staff was terrific. There was a mix-up in our order, but they actually caught it & gave us FREE DESSERTS all around to make up for it! More than generous. It was very crowded when we were there. Many people were waiting for about 30 minutes, so try to get here "off... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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163 reviews 163 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Just across from the motel, this was the best choice for us. The service was good, the food typically American.

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

the hostess was rude and would not allow us to sit in a booth even though there were several booths available. The waitress was very nice, and the food was cooked properly

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Rye, New York, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Matter of fact this is perhaps the worst run unit I have seen in some time. I am a retired restaurateur with an extensive background in all aspects of the industry. From start to finish my first and last visit to this poorly managed store was an affront to my mind. The hostess was overwhelmed with a broken glass of... More

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Marion Indiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Lession #1 always read TripAdvisor reviews before trying a restaurant. .. Failing to do so can result in loss of time, patience and apatite. As was our experience at the lexington VA applebees. We lost our patience waiting for a server. After 20 minutes and 3 requests our server finally showed up trailing a trainee. I was disappointed to find... More

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