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The Martha Washington Inn, Abingdon, VA
276-628-9151
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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71 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

There were 6 in our party and we had a private dining room. Our waitress was very nice and even provided reading glasses when I realized I had forgotten mine. The atmosphere is very nice, the food delicious, and both the wine list and bourbon selection excellent. I would highly recommend it before visiting the Barter Theatre.

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Thank Sandra V
Battle Creek, Michigan
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

I can't believe this place was ranked 18th on trip advisor. There are two, maybe three restaurants in the hotel. We ate in the basement one. Ambiance can make the experience better--maybe even the taste of the food. The Martha has plenty of that. This is our second visit to Abingdon and first to The Martha. Next time we'll stay... More 

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1 Thank Jim M
Greensboro
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362 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We ended our weekend trip with brunch in the Dining Room before we left the Martha Washington. It was just as good as the rest of our trip! Great atmosphere, upscale but not pretentious and the brunch was terrific! A great combination of foods to choose from and top notch service.

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1 Thank GSO-Mike
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

I have visited many times. I love it. I have always had great service. That means a lot to me. Good menu. My husband liked the local beers on tap.

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Thank Robin G
Kentucky
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159 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had dinner reservations at Sister's after a matinee performance of My Fair Lady.It is right across the street from Barter Theatre.The restaurant is at the Martha Washington Inn.Beautiful decor.Great service.We had the lobster bisque- rich and creamy.Steak was delicious.The salmon slightly overdone. The trout was ok.We were so full we did not have dessert.I would recommend to all!

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1 Thank SheilaKentucky
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Food OK and on theatre nights service is apt to be a bit slow. Friendly staff and great bar - Serves Locally brewed real ales etc.

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Thank Christopher T
10/22/11
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

It has an upscale, yet relaxed atmosphere. The perfect place to eat before you go to a play at the Barter Theatre. Try the Riesling wine, it's very good! My favorite meal is the crab cakes!

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Thank Cheryl B
Bristol, Virginia
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

Had Saturday brunch, food and service were both great. A very relaxing meal and quite enough to have meaningful conversation.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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47 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013 via mobile

I am always weary about hype - of which this place has a lot. My expectations were high only to be let down by the average atmosphere, food, and service. The lobster fritters, sauce and all, were cold. I ordered the filet of beef medium, but it was served to me medium-well. The crackers with the artisan cheeses were stale.... More 

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Wytheville, Virginia
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

It was a very busy day at the "Martha" and there were about 10 of us, they served us in a board room. The service was perfect and of the course the beautiful old hotel is was cozy and full of atmosphere. The food was very good, as well

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Buffet, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Martha Washington Inn, Abingdon, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: 276-628-9151

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