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Big Meadows Lodge Dining

Mile 51.2, Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, VA
+1 540-999-2222
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mile 51.2, Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, VA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Husband and I had breakfast here on our way down Skyline Drive. We had stayed at Skyland and left early so ended at Big Meadows for breakfast. Service was friendly. We did have to ask for coffee refills. My omelet was delicious, but the grits...More

Thank yodab
Reviewed 4 days ago

although the servers are excellent, fast and friendly, accommodating, the food is good, there is way too much - enough on the plate for two or three people - for a park that is so conscious of conservation, this is wasteful. Breakfast, not so good,...More

Thank attender11
Reviewed 1 week ago

My favorites: Greek yogurt and fresh fruit parfait for breakfast and roasted summer vegetable soup for dinner.

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't have huge expectations for a meal inside the national park, but were pleasantly surprised by what we got. The soups were great, the pot roast was satisfying, and the blackberry ice cream pie dessert was the icing on the cake. The wine list...More

Thank MJJS-123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent. A slightly different menu than at the Pollock Dining Room at Skyland. Good quality food good size portions price was high but matched the quality and quantity of the food. Wait staff is very friendly. It is not fast food this...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Having had a very enjoyable dinner we looked forward to breakfast. Several reviewers gave it excellent ratings. I am not a tough grader when it comes to service but our experience at could be the lowest level of quality I have experienced! Our waiter was...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Dinner time, I enjoyed my local brown ale on draft and blackberry ice cream. My kids did not finish the ribs. They usually are competitive to see who would eat more. A chicken dish were average. Potato chowder was quite a bit salty. Avoid pot...More

Thank Pekocat
Reviewed July 31, 2017

We enjoyed the view from the tables, the service was good and the food was yummy. Veggie Wrap, salad, Blackberry BBQ Pork and Blackberry Ice Cream

Thank marilynb84
Reviewed July 31, 2017

We ate at the Big Meadows Lodge dining room and had excellent service and good food, as well. They also served some of the local Virginia wines, which were interesting as well. We also enjoyed excellent views from the porch and the dining room at...More

Thank Margie895
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We were not planning to have lunch on skyline drive, but decided to check the lodge out when we saw the signs. We were excited about having lunch with such a beautiful view - this made the experience A+ in of itself. The menu was...More

Thank Esther H
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Mary O
August 12, 2016|
Response from Walter K | Property representative |
As long as you touch base with us, when you arrive, we will be happy to work with you on whatever you would like
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mile 51.2, Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Shenandoah National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 540-999-2222
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