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“A touch of heaven in Lewiburg” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Livery

The Livery
217 East Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV
+1 304-645-9836
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Ranked #3 of 44 Restaurants in Lewisburg
Price range: $15 - $60
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
Description: fine dining,new appalachian cuisine,extensive wine list and full bar
Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
“A touch of heaven in Lewiburg”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

A United States Marine Corps. General's sword and flag displayed in tribute over a roaring fireplace is the focal point at entry. His militery brat children run this amazingly friendly and wonderful restaurant. I never got an answer as to where they found the chef but he or she is 5 star. I definite must not miss and see for yourself. Be sure to stop by the bar where locals sit and sample foods that water your mouth. Say hello to Stacy there for a great smile and good drink.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Southern Pines, North Carolina
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105 reviews 105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
“An option to Greenbrier's food plan”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We chose not to get the Greenbrier's food plan having heard that it was somewhat lackluster. We took the 11 mile drive to Lewisburg to the Livery Tavern. We really enjoyed our meal which included some unusual touches. The waiter was right on with his recommendations - I loved the duck and the wine he suggested with it. We would have gone back for a second night, but did try the Greenbrier's Italian restaurant - we should have gone back to the Livery Tavern.

Visited October 2013
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West Virginia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Great service & food but a little noisy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

The service and the food at this restaurant is definitely top notch. The veal sweetbreads appetizer and filet mignon entree that I enjoyed were both melt-in-your-mouth delicious and the others in my party bragged on the homemade pasta, duck, and Alaskan salmon. The average person may feel that it is a little over-priced, but great quality service and food demands a little more from the consumer.

My main issue would be the fact that the main dining area is a little noisy. The area is very open with tables placed close together and on the night we dined, there was a fair sized group at a table which ramped up the noise level. No one was out-of-hand, but the roar of the crowd would not have made for an intimate dinner for two. Since we were a party of four, it didn't really bother us, but it would affect a future decision if I desired a quiet dinner night out. Other than that, the atmosphere and decor were very nice and I will definitely return - might consider dining outside if the weather is right and perhaps the noise level won't be as bad out there.

Visited October 2013
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Roanoke, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Imaginative, tast”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Portions were healthfully sized. Great condiments and touches left us satisfied but not stuffed. Great wait staff. Musician was excellent too.

Visited September 2013
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Lewisburg, West Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Expensive”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We finally gave The Livery a try. Being local, we had watched the construction and eventual opening of this new restaurant. Friends had gone there and gave good reports about the food and the ambience, but many had mentioned the high prices. They were accurate. An appetizer of cheese and fruit, two entries, no drinks, and no dessert came to $78. Add the tip and we walked out for just under $100. My wife's crab cakes and shrimp were delicious. My rack of lamb was tough. A bad choice on my part. The waiter was great. The ambience superb. For those who can afford it, the Livery is a great choice. We can't afford it.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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