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Crowne Sterling

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Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, VA
434-239-7744
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Today
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner

Great service and excellent food. I was surprised at the lowered standards for dress at such an elegant restaurant.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Sue R
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Chatham, Virginia
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We ate at the Crowne Sterling for my step-daughter's wedding rehearsal dinner and we loved it. Our servers were quite engaging, the wine was excellent, and the food was good. I had the tuna which was amazing! The dessert parfaits were awesome also!

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Lynchburg
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

A friend's bridal shower was hosted here for lunch recently. For about $10 per person we were served sweet and sour meatballs, brochette, and chicken salad sandwiches with lemonade. All of the items were waiting uncovered when we arrived and ready for the guests to enjoy. These are all things I could have made in my own kitchen and it... More 

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Chatham, Virginia
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Great service and excellent food. I was surprised at the lowered standards for dress at such an elegant restaurant.

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Tavares, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Fabulous food! And even better service! Best steak ever! The pecan pie is a must try! Overall a wonderful experience and great night out for a nice dinner!

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NC
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Quality of the food was terrible. Last ate here years ago and was awesome but guess new owners now and it has slipped a lot. Steaks were overcooked and under seasoned. Baked potato dry. Only thing decent was salad bar but could get the same at a low end restaurant for a cheaper price. Oh, busboy wearing a white coat... More 

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Northern NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Interior decorating is a little tired, as was the staff and make-it-your-own salad bar (1 lettuce choice? Really). Food was good (and steaks very good). Desserts were excellent. Not a place for young families, unless your children are very well-behaved and know what "use your inside voice" means. ;-)

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Staying overnight in Lynchburg, we didn't want to eat at a chain restaurant. I was in the mood for a steak. Google turned up Outback but also the Crowne Stirling. So, not knowing anything about the place, we decided to try it. Glad we did. As others have said, the service was very good without being overbearing. The waiter took... More 

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Virginia, United States
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This was my first time visiting. From the moment I walked in the staff made sure my experience was wonderful. It was so nice to be waited on by a polite and mature staff. Loved the atmosphere and the decor. Food was wonderful and cannot wait to visit again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

From a positive perspective, the service was excellent and the retro atmosphere is cool, but the food was average at best. The salad bar looked like it had fresh ingredients but the serving bowls were small soup bowl size so the serving size was very small. My wife and I ordered sirloin and one was served cold and the other... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I had moved to Lynchburg two days earlier. The choices looked good but my expectations were low given that it was restaurant week which often means less than the best in many locales. From the moment we entered, Jamie and Missy treated us like long lost friends. Our waiter told us he had worked there for years and his attention... More 

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Additional Information about Crowne Sterling

Address: Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, VA
Phone Number: 434-239-7744
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 100
Cuisine: French, American, Steakhouse, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Fort Avenue, Lynchburg, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: 434-239-7744

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 100
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French, American, Steakhouse, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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