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“Clean and Friendly” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Mrs. Rowe's Restaurant and Bakery

Mrs. Rowe's Restaurant and Bakery
74 Rowe Rd., Exit 222 off I-81, Staunton, VA
540-886-1833
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Ranked #27 of 104 Restaurants in Staunton
Price range: $0 - $16
Cuisines: American, Bakery
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Stafford, Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Clean and Friendly”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

In our many trip to the Staunton area, we have enjoyed several visits to Mrs. Rowe's. The breakfast there is our main meal. The staff is always friendly and courteous and the food served hot and always delicious.

  • Visited December 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Staunton, Virginia
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Good home cooking and plenty of it”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Rowe's makes Staunton famous. Good Southern cooking. They also have carryout and a bakery with yummy cookies and pies. Large rooms suitable for meetings. Friendly service.

Visited August 2012
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Staunton, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“a wide following”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

although this is not my style of eating, it is a very popular restaurant. People traveling north and south on Interstate 81 make special efforts to stop here to eat. Many locals are also quite fond of this eating place It is a family style restaurant with down home cooking.

Visited March 2012
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Charlotte, NC
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104 reviews 104 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 75 cities Reviews in 75 cities
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
“A step above interstate food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

When travelling, I make a serious attemp to avoid the chiain restaurants and quick food places that serve the interstate. Although consistant, they are consistantly bla.

We discovered Mr.s Rowes some years ago and frequent the restaurant when we can. Althougth I can not compare it to Mom's cooking, it is a refreshing treat for normal fair.

This trip was no exception. Bad weather and long days forced put me into the restaurant at 7:50 at night whn the close at 8:00. No problem. The hostess was friendly and understanding and although late, I never felt rushed or unwanted. The food was tasty, served at the proper temperature and fairly priced. We will be back again.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Brevard, NC
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61 reviews 61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“Pretty unforgettable”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

Busy parking lot and too popular to advertise but we fail to see why. Bland, rather ordinary food prepared without inspiration. We shall not return. Oh - the spoonbread was pretty good, however.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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