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The Anvil Restaurant

1290 W. Washington Street, P.O. Box 707, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
+1 304-535-2582
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Price range: $6 - $25
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Pub, Sandwiches
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Casual dining in a rustic atmosphere. Established in 1985, local produce featured in season. OPEN Wednesday - Sunday 11am to 9pm, bar and slots open later. Will open for private parties of 40 or more on Monday or Tuesday. Private rooms available for groups small to 100 inside. Tented patio for special outdoor events up to 150
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English first
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great restaurant, great food and great service. We ate here three times while we were spending the weekend in Harpers Ferry. Once was just for drinks and dessert (yummy) and had the same waitress every time, and each time she was just as pleasant as before. Nice restaurant while visiting!

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York, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Nice restaurant, a bit price, but nice. I believe that they do take reservations, but not real sure on that.

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East Brunswick
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

we had a wide variety of items from the menu, from Crab Dip appetizer, (you need to request the dinner rolls), garlic pasta, crab crepes and Seafood puntanesca....all was WONDERFUL!!! I highly recommend this restaurant...and the service was superb!!!!

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Buckhannon, West Virginia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

When you visit Bolivar, WV, which is 'right against' Harper's Ferry, WV, be sure and look for this restaurant. It's on a residential street and looks a bit messy on the porch entrance, but the inside is indeed charming and cozy. The food is excellent but a bit pricey and we have had no wait for our meals as other... More

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The homemade salsa and chips are very delicious! All of the food our party of 7 ordered was good. The one thing that was not appealing was wait! The very first thing our waitress said was the kitchen was behind and things would take a while. Since we were in no hurry we were ok with a little wait. Once... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Sloppy blob of a waitress was short with us and seemed as though we were bothering her. Took ten minutes to get a soda. Food is TREMENDOUSLY overpriced. $12 salads?? Really??

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Spent the day in Harpers' Ferry wandering around soaking up the history and the great views of the surrounding area. This place is in the upper town and a good walk from the older historic area. The food and service were excellent. Our waitress was friendly and quick despite of handling the entire lunch crowd by herself. The "blackened" burger... More

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Glen Burnie, Maryland
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We loved the salmon and WV trout! The service is friendly service and the atmosphere is relaxed. We will return.

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Reston, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This place was a short walk from where we stayed, and it had good reviews, so we decided to give it a try. We had filled up and wine and snacks before arriving, so we decided to just order coffee and dessert. When we walked in, a waitress immediately asked if we'd like to sit in the dining room or... More

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Washington, D.C.
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was looking for a restaurant that could hold 15 people after a white water tubing trip. They can certainly hold that many people and they have plenty of parking. They are about one mile outside of town and the main historical area. I do not suggest organizing a large group for a meal in town since parking is horrible.... More

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