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Mac N Bob's

316 E Main St, Salem, VA 24153-4323
540-389-5999
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Ranked #11 of 83 Restaurants in Salem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $12
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Established in 1969 as a family business, renovated and reopened as a family business in 2011. Friendly service serving delicious American food.
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English first
Pleasantville, New York, USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

usually my go to visiting my son at Roanoke College but this last visit left me with a bad taste (not literally). Anything with the ahi tuna is excellent. However the waitress literally was throwing our entrees and bill at us. I think we were too small of a table for her. Won't be back

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Our realtor took us here while we were in town house hunting. Cute place. Enjoyed the food. Would return again.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

It is HUGE!!! you definitely get the most for your money there. Especially if you love buffalo chicken. You have to try that one before you die. Good service, cool place. The patio area is amazing! What a great hang out.

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Danville, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Mac N Bob's is a landmark that shouldn't be missed when visiting Salem. The portions are large and the beer selection even more so. TV's abound, so catching several games as once is very easy here. The back patio comes alive at night. It isn't the best food ever, but it isn't bad and the atmosphere can be wonderful.

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Located in the heart of Salem ...just a short drive from I-81, this family friendly restaurant has a full selection of menu options and a wide range of beer and wines.

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Philadelphia, PA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stop in here once a year when we are in the area. My wife and I head here for lunch before going to Roanoke College for a soccer tournament. We enjoy just sitting at the bar having a nice choice of beers and getting a burger and or salad. Lots of TVs at the bar for Football season, friendly... More

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Salem, Virginia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food is mostly ordinary and the menu rarely changes. The steaks are good for the price, although I have occasionally returned mine because it was not cooked correctly. Service is spotty.

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Salem, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I live locally and would like to give a better rating, but I must be honest. I would hate for visitors coming through this area to judge our many fine restaurants by this one. It does not matter whether I go for lunch or dinner, the service is always slow and on several occasions the servers have a non-caring attitude.... More

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Flat Rock, Michigan
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had cocktails outside in the afternoon. Yes it was a little warm out but this would be a great place to watch a football game especially on a cool fall evening. They have a fireplace and lots of heaters when it gets colder. Many TV's for watching games and more beers than you can drink.

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Roanoke, Virginia, USA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Our family got together last night to celebrate my mother in laws birthday. Service was very good, my dinner salad was very good as were the cheesy fries but my Chicken Avocado Wrap was awful! If youre going to put something on the menu with avocado then you should be sure that you source avocado's that are edible. I took... More

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