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Cavalier Restaurant

2920 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24503-1408
434-845-3837
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Ranked #73 of 273 Restaurants in Lynchburg
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 23, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Stopped by the Cavalier on Saturday afternoon and had a yummy burger and fries. Some great beer and good atmosphere was had by us, and we loved the fries with ranch dip. Such a small menu with just the good stuff, made it easy to choose! I felt like anything would be delicious here, and I am looking forward to... More

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Forest, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Even though we've lived here for almost 20 years, today was our first visit to The Cavalier, but I'm sure it won't be our last. This little piece of nostalgia was perfect for a father/daughter lunch. We both had the Cavalier Burger and shared a large order of fries. The burgers were very good and the ground beef appeared to... More

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The food is really good. Especially the seasoned fries with ranch dressing and the burgers taste fresh. The place is small and the service is really slow, so sometimes it is hard to find a place to sit. The beer is cold.

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Lynchburg, VA
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

It's cash only now and the food is good, but greasy. It was almost featured on Man vs Food, but it wasn't. My uncle also owned it from 1950's until 1970, when he died. My mom worked there during the 60's and took me to work with her every single day.

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Cortland, NY
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113 reviews 113 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

The Cav is the Cheers of Lynchburg! Walk right in and you are made to feel like you have been eating and drinking there forever. We have visited The Cav several times a year for the past decade, and it just keeps getting better. Manager Jeff keeps the friendliness alive and well, with a hug or handshake to just about... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

The burgers here are so delicious and the platters come with 2 sides. I highly recommend getting fries as one if not as both of your sides. It comes with homemade ranch, which if you have had ranch fries, makes for a delicious meal. If there is one bad thing I could say about it would be the difficulty finding... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

Always one of my local favorites. You must try the fries with seasoning and ranch! The Ruben is my personal favorite but also enjoy the burger and club sandwich. Not a fancy place but a great place to enjoy delicious bar food.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

The Reuben Sandwich, Home Made Fries, Awesome Burgers & Ice Cold Tap Beer .... This is just one of the Reasons this Lynchburg Icon has been around so long! And is still as Good as Ever !!!

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

They do in fact have the best burgers, hot dogs, and fries in town, as well as a cozy-at-home-feeling dining area. You can even carve your signature into the tables/benches.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

Good Hot Dog, Hamburgers and Fries. Grilled Cheese sandwiches that will make you smack your mamma. Very busy in the afternoons

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