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Zynodoa

115 E Beverley Street, Staunton, VA 24401
+1 540-885-7775
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Ranked #2 of 105 Restaurants in Staunton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $29
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

Went for anniversary dinner surprised at the eclectic menu and drinks offered and impressed with the service an quality of the execution. Very cosy and romantic spot for an evening, we will head back there for sure.

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Great Valley, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Yes, I went on the Tripadvisor review, and it was all that and more. Excellent beer from Richmond, Va. Farm raised trout from local farmer prepared with mouth watering greens sauteed in local pork (like having the best greens served with your favorite barbeque inside sauteed trout. Oh, it lives on in my mouth! Our waiter helped me decide, and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
168 reviews 168 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

I went prepared to LOVE Zynodoa, based on its reputation (plus I think I'd been there once before). I left kind of disappointed, although I still think it's a good restaurant and would go back - just that several things didn't work out very well on this visit. All started out fine - they didn't have a Virginia Chard by... More

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Medway, Massachusetts
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69 reviews 69 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Got out of a concert around 10 PM and looking for an open restaurant for a light bite. Behold Zynodoa - welcoming, well decorated, enjoyable and informative waiter and bartender. Asked if we could still get served and when they closed. Answer: yes and when you leave. So true. Enjoyed drinks, salad and several light plates including crab on lemon... More

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Jeffersonton, VA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is a first rate place, the food is wonderful and the service is excellent. We eat dinner before seeing the play at Blackfriar's and they made sure we were out in plenty of time. Hope to return!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Enjoyed a birthday celebration dinner here while staying at the Iris Inn in Waynesboro. They were kind enough to work us in on a busy Monday night after making a last minute reservation. Enjoyed 2 great dishes - brined chicken and roast pork - from a very interesting menu. Great service - never rushed, nice cocktails as well. Will definitely... More

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Schaefferstown
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56 reviews 56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We really enjoyed our meal here. Locally sourced food, skillfully prepared. One of the best meals i have eaten in a long time. I was not a fan of the "middle" table in the banquette seating, but the food more than made up for my initial qualms.

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Lexington, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We had reservations for 6 pm. We got there 10-15 min early - I would have waited for "our" table. BUT - they wanted to seat us in the back, right next to the kitchen and I mean virtually less than 2 feet from the window where the servers were getting their orders from the kitchen. The plates from the... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The food here is pricey, no doubt. But they are using locally sourced whole ingredients. Are food was delicious. We had the fantastic cheese tray to start, and one of us had delicious gnocchi. I will say, my salmon dish was paired with some kind of pickled greens - interesting pairing, but the pickled greens really overpowered the flavor of... More

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Hardy, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This was the second time to eat at the Zynodoa for one of us. This visit was again a delight - excellent fare and excellent staff. Our server was top-notch! Pricey, but not for the fresh farm to table fare. A must when in Staunton.

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