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Edelweiss Restaurant

19 Edelweiss Ln, Staunton, VA 24401-6953
540-337-1203
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Ranked #15 of 104 restaurants in Staunton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: German
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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English first
Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

My wife and I went there recently and the food was delicious. We did go with our kids so we had a lot of fun. A lot of ethnic food can be found in the area be it Italian, Chinese, Japanese. But only one German restaurant.

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Looking for a nice place for dinner while traveling and info in hotel recommended the Edelweiss just off I-81 in Staunton, VA. A nice rustic building, food was genuine, choice of draft beer excellent, good service and enjoyed the accordion music while we dined. You will enjoy a meal there if you happen to be near Staunton.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The German music on a Friday was an added bonus! The sampler platter was a nice way to taste everything at an affordable price!

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Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Nestled in the beautiful Shenandoah valley just outside of Staunton, Va is this quaint little German restaurant. It is as authentic as you can get on the inside and the flowers and views of the mountains make it a great place to come to. The food is just okay. I have to agree with the previous write up about the... More

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Washington DC
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130 reviews 130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We loved it. Delicious. But it is SYSCO food. But you know what, they know how to make it taste fresh and homemade. The 16 Sysco food boxes were pilled in the back of the quaint house. The staff was super. The place is adorable. Easy to find, easy parking. Dessert strawberry cake wonderful. Chicken meal wonderful. Wish it was... More

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Dothan, Alabama
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85 reviews 85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Our second annual trip to Edelweiss did not disappoint! My mother ordered a stuffed cabbage special. She is a light eater, and still somehow managed to eat nearly both large stuffed cabbages for lunch! I ordered the same thing I did last year, the spinach pie, made from layers of thin crepes. There are many small side dishes that come... More

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Daniels
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Stopped here on the way back from a girl's weekend in Charlottesville, VA. WOW! You enter the restaurant and you feel as though you have stepped into Germany. There was a gentleman playing an accordion. The fireplace was burning and it was so quaint. We placed our orders and enjoyed the ambiance of the place. Prices were reasonable and the... More

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Sterling, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We were spending the weekend at the Iris Inn and the Inn keepers recommended this restaurant for great German Food and they were right. The food was good and Jennifer was an excellent waitress very attentative and great for recommendations. I had the Sauerbraten and my wife had the Knautwerst. Both were very good. The restaurant itself is like a... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We spent the night at the nearby Hometown Inn and the Edelweiss sounded interesting. The restaurant is in a log building and had great atmosphere. Our visit was on a Friday night and after ordering our meal were surprised to hear live accordion music,featuring familiar German tunes. Our meal was served family style with the sides served in separate dishes.... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Although we had driven down this section of Highway 81 several times we had never stopped at the Edelweiss Restaurant. It is a delightful log building just a minute off the freeway, with an exceptional choice of authentic German menu items. The Rhamschnitzel was outstanding and it came with red cabbage, German cabbage, green beans and spatzle. We even had... More

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