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Blue Wing Frog

219 Chester St, Front Royal, VA 22630-2680
+1 540-622-6175
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pork” (35 reviews)
“shrimp po boy” (17 reviews)
“sandwich” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
219 Chester St, Front Royal, VA 22630-2680
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I went to Blue Wing Frog last night, having stopped unexpectedly to spend the night in Front Royal (long day on the road taking kid to college). Within minutes of walking inside the restaurant I’d texted my family “it’s weird and perfect and I love...More

Thank Zootennany
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I was eager to try this place for several reasons. Good reviews, vegetarian options, etc. The service is terrible. There was nothing to indicate that the restaurant is self-serve until you read it on the menu. We had no clue that you had to get...More

Thank Storyteller511139
Reviewed August 23, 2018

So we were looking for a place to have lunch in Front Royal before starting the Skyline Drive and we discovered this eclectic place. You order at the counter and then set down and they bring you the food. The food selection was wide and...More

Thank Ned H
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Listen...who cares about the name when you serve food like this?! I went in on a Sunday at lunch and stayed until 4:pm. It is everything you want in a great food place. Great food. Great drink. Great service. It has originality, traditional takes on...More

Thank Rich B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Don't let the downtown appearance fool you, this is good homemade goodies. The wait staff was very friendly, and it seemed everyone there was happy. I will definitely go back when in Front Royal. They have a nice selection of craft beers also.

Thank stovershop
Reviewed August 3, 2018

We love going here after our trip to Shenandoah National Park and Massanutten mountains. Great home made food. Love the po-boy shrimp!!!

Thank Dan R
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Did not like the no greeting at the door. Wondered around dining room before being told it was open seating. I would rate the staff service as poor but there was none! Ordering dinner was like being at a fast food restaurant. My pork roast...More

Thank Jon J
BlueWingFrog, Owner at Blue Wing Frog, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

(I responded to you privately and got no reply. So I will post that response here.) I am very sorry that staff was not up front to greet you when you waked in. That is not usual. The tipping option is there for convenience and...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018

Quality food in relaxed setting. Outdoor patio with umbrellas was perfect to relax. Dog water bowl present. Will stop by again. Location is within the town.

Thank Great-latitude
Reviewed July 17, 2018

After spending 10 hours in a car this restaurant was a fun relaxing place to settle for dinner. The atmosphere is casual but the food is unique and well prepared. The staff was quite pleasant as well as efficient and fun by the end of...More

Thank Pamela G
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was good. But the service was ridiculous. We walked in and wandered through the dining room because there was no sign indicating what we should do (it is seat yourself so we guessed correctly). The waitress (maybe owner?) brought us menus piecemeal, advised...More

Thank Raine K
BlueWingFrog, Owner at Blue Wing Frog, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

I am sorry that you felt like an invitation to your kids that "if they didn't see something they liked on our somewhat unique menu to tell us what they did want and we would make it" was somehow belittling. Nothing could be further from...More

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Stephanie Z
April 26, 2016|
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Response from cherries24 | Reviewed this property |
We also ordered at the counter and then the owner delivered the food to us. He did check in on us half way through our meal as well. Very large portions, and yummy baked goods. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Chester St, Front Royal, VA 22630-2680
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Front Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 540-622-6175
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Description
Casual, eclectic and fun menu. Brunch on Sundays, picnics, take-out or dine-in lunch or dinner. Hearty meat dishes but vegetarian/vegan friendly with lots of entree options for the latter. Gluten free options available as well
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