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Sam Snead's Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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Homestead Resort, 7696 Sam Snead Highway, Hot Springs, VA 24445
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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I ordered two rueben sandwiches and 2 cocktails. The ruebens were good, but the bill came out to over $70. Way over priced.

Thank Lisa Wigginton D
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food was good, not great. Service needs a bit of polish. Need to revamp the meatloaf dish. Sparse and over done.

Thank Donna D
Vienna VA
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261 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the ability to single handedly drive people away from coming to the Homestead. The food was almost inedible. Boring, stale, failed to be hot on numerous atttempts. It was so disappointing given its one of the Homestead restaurant options. The service -- uncaring, inattentive. It was embarrassing and we could not get out of there fast enough.... More 

Danville, West Virginia
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by the bell hop. I shouldn't have listened! The server said they are known for their steaks.... wrong again. This was my wife's birthday dinner. So now I'm in he dog house for choosing this place. Mediocre steak. A $75 dollar meal that wasn't worth $25. Don't recommend, will not go back!

Thank Jackie A
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Homestead Resort and decided to try one of the few restaurants in walking distance. While the food was good you end up paying more for the location than the food. If you are unable to get a reservation at one of the others then this is a decent fallback to try.

Thank slieder
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great staff and food. Wonderful offerings just a walk from the Homestad. I definitely recommend! We had lunch, ordering sandwiches and salad, and all items were delicious. Staff were especially friendly and helpful and friendly with our 2 year-old, who was rambunctious and threw food on the ground!

Thank W3462GOjuanh
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, historic place, great service. Just a short walk from our room at the Omni Homestead.

Thank nSpeaks
Lynchburg, Virginia
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good - spinach artichoke dip, salad, fries, meatloaf. Our waitress was attentive. We had a reservation so no problem getting seated. Friends (party of 4) did not have reservations, but were still able to get a table. Nice, cozy, tavern/pub atmosphere.

Thank Jennifer P
Charlottesville, Virginia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband ordered the Irish nachos. What a disappointment! They were cold. The cheese, which tasted like a low-quality jar sauce was beginning to congeal. Very little meat. After reheating, they weren't much better. Seemed like additional chips added on top, which were the only ones warm.

Thank dorisdodsonjune2004
Hampton, VA
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131 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were advised to get a reservation. When we called, they said that only 5:30 and 8:30 were available. I opted for 5:30 and were one of a few people there. I kept expecting droves of people to show up. They didn't. On the way out, a woman wanted to know if they could hold a party... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Homestead Resort, 7696 Sam Snead Highway, Hot Springs, VA 24445
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: 540-839-7666
This gastro-tavern blends modern techniques with traditional recipes while providing house-made comfort dishes qith a quality approach.Selections include Tavern Slammers, chicken pot pies, sauteed Allegheny Mountain trout, Sam's selection of grilled steaks and fun desserts such as our famed cinnamon doughnut bread pudding and apple cobblers. Wash it all down with a vast menu of wines and regional brews that complement savory dinners and a unique setting in the village of Hot Springs. Enjoy viewing the pictures recapping the life of the late legendary golfer, Sam Snead. Sam Snead was born here in Hot Springs and always made it his home. Sam's professional career spanned nearly seven decades, and he amassed at least 185 tournament victories, more than any other player in the history of the PGA Tour.

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