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Famous Uncle Al's
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5394 Kempsriver Dr Ste 108, Virginia Beach, VA 23464
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5394 Kempsriver Dr Ste 108, Virginia Beach, VA 23464
(757) 420-7366
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Rating summary
  • Food
    1.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Some good some not so...

Use to eat here for quick business lunches and liked. Went with wife recently for lunch on a sat. They have beer which was a plus I never noticed when working. We each had chili, homemade, thick..plenty of beef and beans and gentle quick..if you need more hot sauce on table.wife had dog, she felt... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2014
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Newport News, Virginia
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Newport News, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Use to eat here for quick business lunches and liked. Went with wife recently for lunch on a sat. They have beer which was a plus I never noticed when working. We each had chili, homemade, thick..plenty of beef and beans and gentle quick..if you need more hot sauce on table.wife had dog, she felt avg..bun nothing special as was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Since the older negative reviews, this family-run restaurant has come under new ownership. Their sandwiches are generous and delicious (try the reuben), and their homemade soups never disappoint. Wonderful desserts and cookies. Very friendly atmosphere. We live nearby and visit often. Give it a try!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2010

Went here expecting a great hot dog and was disappointed. Nothing great here - hot dogs just okay, nothing great, french fries tasted like they were frozen and old. Not sure what they are famous for. Would not return.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2009

I didnt get the hot dogs but I got one of theyre sandwiches. Who are they trying to kid, $8.50 for a sandwich with 3 tiny slices of ham and a sprinkling of turkey with 2 tiny slivers of lettuce on a dry packaged foodstore subroll is not my idea of lunch. I not only felt ripped off, I felt... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

The hot dogs are disgusting, the buns are stale, but hey, the fries are great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2008

Best local diner in proximity. Go for the hot sandwiches and burgers.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2008

Couldn't stand the hot do

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  • Address: 5394 Kempsriver Dr Ste 108, Virginia Beach, VA 23464
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: (757) 420-7366

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?