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American, Family Fare, Continental
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4011 Wards Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
Today
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food

I loved the food! The service was horrible. I would come back more often if the service wasn't so bad. The food almost made up for it

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Melony T
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Forest, Virginia
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  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Forest, Virginia
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I loved the food! The service was horrible. I would come back more often if the service wasn't so bad. The food almost made up for it

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Bristol, Tennessee, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The location is great and all the staff were cordial and nice. With the exception of the waitress. She needs another line of work. The food was below average. The hashbrowns were under cooked and came out 10 minutes after meal came out. Others in our party had to wait on food also. The biscuits were cold, the toast was... More 

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OLYMPIA
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375 reviews 375 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
219 helpful votes 219 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

Bob Evans restaurants are our 'go to restaurant' for good old fashion comfort food while we are traveling. We like the freshness of their salads, their soups, and, this day, we had the most delicious pot roast and chicken fried steak. They have great rolls, biscuits or nut breads and the desserts are great as well. Usually, we have received... More 

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Madison Heights, Virginia
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Bob Evans has never been a disappointing location for dinner until tonight. Service was incredibly slow in a restaurant that wasn't busy. It took 30 minutes to get our dinners and when the dishes were delivered it was obvious that most of the food came from a can. The meatloaf was terrible, the beans tasted like a tin can. The... More 

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Randolph, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

They burned the bacon and somehow still thought it was acceptable to serve. The drinks were warm not cold like they should have been. For the quality of food it was way overpriced.

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Denville, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

We came here for breakfast and the food was excellent. The restaurant was updated and very clean, and the service was outstanding. The homemade biscuits are to die for. A definite place to go while in town!!

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Virginia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

My wife and I ate here on 3/12/14. The restaurant had a nice makeover inside. It was nice before but it is really nice now. My wife and I usually get breakfast, and it was super, as always. The people who work there always have a smile on their face. Our sever was "Melissa" and she is really good at... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Me and my family visited this Bob Evans Restaurant over the weekend. I had called ahead to talk to the manager because we deal with a potentially deadly food allergy. He was very helpful. Upon arrival I was assisted by the Assistant Manager when asked for the Manager. He was not knowledgeable about food allergies, hesitated when asked for ideas... More 

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Dillwyn, Virginia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We were seated promptly. Was a bit disturbed another table that was seated after us had a waitress before we did, but I guess ours was busy. Ordered steak and eggs . Food prepared as ordered and served hot . Food tasted fine but even though pancakes were listed as one and included in meal we were charge extra for... More 

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Atlanta
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Sticky table the waitress said was "...due to the varnish wearing off." However, after she took a half effort to clean it off I wet some napkins and was able to the get dried syrup (I hope?) off enough that my arm hairs didn't get waxed. Glasses dirty, silver ware dirty, and when the sandwiches came the orders were all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4011 Wards Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Family Fare, Continental

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?