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Kathy's Riverside Restaurant

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145 Water Street, Weston, WV
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout

Home Cooking, Family owned restaurant

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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Live music while we were there.

Great food and good music. Owner greeted everyone as they came in and was very friendly. Close to other attractions in town.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 20, 2015
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English first
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

When we visited the waitress had an attitude about serving us. We ordered breakfast food- an omelet and biscuits and gravy. It took 30 minutes to get good despite there only being 5 tables with people. Everyone waited a long time to get their food. May have been a bad day, or someone may have quit but our waitress was... More 

Thank Karla C
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Great food and good music. Owner greeted everyone as they came in and was very friendly. Close to other attractions in town.

Thank marla_fetty
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This restaurant does a better breakfast menu than lunch. Not especially excited about bread drenched in gravy and processed turkey.

Thank Patricia L
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108 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Had breakfast at Kathy's and was waited on by Kathy herself. She is a very funny and entertaining person, she loves life and loves to work (seemingly). She is about to open a new addition to the restaurant that will feature more entertainment, such as WVU Game day (I am a Marshall Fan), and will have slots. I thought the... More 

1 Thank Cyclist76
Brantford, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The food was good and reasonably priced and our server was very nice. However, it wasn't the decor that drew us - it's very old and in need of sprucing. I suspect this restaurant is where the 'locals meet'. The restaurant is on a side street and we found it by accident.

Thank Janet N
Cleveland, Ohio
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75 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Older establishment. Took forever to get our orders (3 of us), so we had to gobble and RUN to our 1pm tour at the Lunatic Asylum close by.

Thank Sandi V
Roanoke, Virginia
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This place is across the river from the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum and is easy to walk to, as there is a little pedestrian bridge to cross over. The food and service were great, however the place was dark and a little run down looking. It didn't stop us from enjoying our meal though.

Thank Jessica R
Litchfield, Connecticut
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151 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I guess this isn't our type of restaurant. We don't like fried food or servers with an attitude. Everyone in the place knew each other, so we felt very uncomfortable being there. What is really strange though, there is no view of the river at all.

Thank styx-stones
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

From the outside, this restaurant does not look inviting - there are few windows, and there is little signage or decor. Inside the restaurant, the decor is very plain. On a Saturday afternoon, this was the only lunch option we could find in the town of Weston. Within the Main St area, this was the only restaurant that was opened... More 

Thank VanNessVoyager
Clarksburg, West Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great Service, wonderful home cooking and lots of options!!! Best baked steak in the area by far!! love thereubens and breakfasts...just great food!!!

2 Thank Josephine L

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 145 Water Street, Weston, WV
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Weston

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American


Home Cooking, Family owned restaurant

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