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John's Steakhouse

Box 194, Charger Lane, Warm Springs, VA 24484
540 839 2333
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Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Reservations
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- Apr 15, 2014
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English first
Charleston, West Virginia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

I previously reviewed John's and mentioned that I always made it there at least once a year when we were at the Owner's Club but to my utter disappointment when I called for reservations they answered but informed me they were closed. I will truly miss the place as will all of the friends I have taken there but I... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Visiting Hot Springs and Warm Springs, if you are not eating at the Homestead, your dining choices may be somewhat limited. When we asked our innkeeper about John's, he told us it was "good." We should have interpreted the lukewarm endorsement as a warning from someone trying to be polite. Unfortunately, that night, our first choice, The Waterwheel, had no... More

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Houston
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We were in Hot Springs, VA last month celebrating my birthday with family. We went to John's for some German food since we read that while a steakhouse, their German cuisine was very good. We asked to speak to the chef twice, and he never came out. The chef and owner are one in the same, and his wife is... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The restaurant has the best steak - gralic steak was done to ordert, and I liked the dessert - very European

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We had the wiener snitchzel (sp) and the sausage plate. Both were very good. will return on our next trip to Bath County

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Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Went with the wife while on a trip in the area because it was highly recommended by some friends, we had a pleasant meal, service was good and the view from the outside porch was amazing. I didn't think the food was great though it wasn't that it was bad it just wasn't what I normally expect when spending 50... More

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Kenbridge,Va.
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Don't miss this wonderful authentic German restaurant. Fresh trout was also on the menu. The food is homemade and delicious, the hilltop view is fantastic and the owners are warm and welcoming. You will not be disappointed!!!

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

I have patronized three of the current owners restaurants throughout the last 27 years. The experience is the same, the food is hit or miss and the staff, (wife and daughter) are rude and condensending. The problem with the service is this family received a very large settlement from an accident years ago and does not depend on the restaurant... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

From the reviews we read, we weren't sure whether to eat at John's or not but decided to give it a chance as it was close to where we were staying. The restaurant has a great view of the mountains and we enjoyed watching the hummingbirds that were attracted to the feeder in the window. We were waited on by... More

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Bristow, VA
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

I am at a loss for words. The food was decent, but the atmosphere and service left something to be desired. There is 1 server who is also the bartender, hostess etc. etc. We actually wondered if she made the food too!!!

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