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“Fantastic!” 5 of 5 stars
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The Livery
217 East Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV
304-645-9836
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Ranked #4 of 41 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
Columbia, South Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Fantastic!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Our second visit to Livery, and we were lucky to get in without a reservation, as the tavern filled quickly. Great food and wine! A bit on the pricey side, but well worth it. The cream of cauliflower soup was "to die for" and I am hoping I can search out a recipe on the internet.

Visited January 2014
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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84 reviews 84 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 32 cities Reviews in 32 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Great meal!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Yummo! I enjoyed the trout almondine, which was wonderful! The service was great, the prices were average and my overall experience was top notch. The restaurant is situated in an a quaint older building and has a nice bar area. I highly recommend giving this one a try.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
“A Lewisburg Treat”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

It took us three tries to get to a dinner at the Livery in Lewisburg - first time was their opening which was sold out, second time was a private party, but we did get in October 2013! The owners shared stories with us before our visit and we were enchanted to hear they used the cherry tree harvest from Stella's to build their bar and entrance door - sweet! We had an early dinner, the fireplace wasn't lit until later in the evening and our service guide was Alex, very nice gentleman.

Initial service was great - but the food took much longer than ancitipated for this early in the evening. Portions are what we would consider "post-modern" where emphasis is on fine combination of ingredients and picture perfect presentation. If you want to feel satiated, be certain to order an appetizer and dessert. The lamb chops were wonderful, not overcooked and flavorful; the oysters Rockefeller were unfortunately a little cool by the time they were served.

The atmosphere is comforting and wonderful, service is great, but unfortunately the food was average at best. We hope for better as we go back to the Greenbrier twice a year and love their location and history!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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“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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Southern Pines, North Carolina
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101 reviews 101 reviews
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69 helpful votes 69 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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