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Shoemakers American Grille

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1312 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1804 (Main Street)
+1 434-455-1510
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent food and service. My wife gets the Buffalo Shrimp appetizer and we both usually get filets. They have a well stocked bar and an excellent wine list. I would Recommend a reservation and ask for Joyce or Lane!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The crap/shrimp app was excellent with the flatbread complementing all the way ! Husband had the seafood chowder was very good ! I had the filet and it was prepared perfectly with my order being a medium well sometimes it is hard to get it just right..well they did ! Husband had the Ribeye special with the blue cheese crumbles... More 

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Thank Russgirl
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and that Lane took good care of you. We look forward to getting to serve you again, soon we hope! More 

Lynchburg, Virginia
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

WOW, this is the place.. EVERYTHING on the menu is simply delicious. The service is great and friendly. The steaks are cooked to perfection. The entire experience from open door to closed car door was awesome!!

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Thank S T
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us. Thank you for the 5 stars and we hope to get to serve you again soon! More 

Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Shoemakers for wife's birthday dinner. Seated on time. Our server was Lane and she was fabulous. We had escargot with mushrooms and the ladies loved it so much they got a second order. Paired our meal with a German Reisling wine which was excellent. Main course was salmon and lobster and filet with crab cake. Excellent and... More 

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Thank Jacksm3
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

We are so glad you guys chose to celebrate your wife's birthday with us! We appreciate the kind review and we look forward to serving you again soon! More 

Round Hill, Virginia
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Craddock Terry Hotel and decided to try the next door restaurant. We were in for a treat! The atmosphere is spacious, but still cozy. We had a table in the back and had a nice view of the restaurant. The service was fast and attentive. I ordered the salad with the Ranch dressing; it was the... More 

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Thank Appeltje2015
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

Thank you so much for stopping by to leave us a review. We are glad to hear that you and your husband had a nice evening with us. We hope to get to serve you again soon! More 

Lynchburg, Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner at Shoemakers to celebrate our anniversary over the holidays. Turned out to be the perfect choice. I ordered one of the specials (rib eye) for the night and my wife ordered off the menu (Salmon). Both meals were delicious. We ordered dessert along with the coffee (pressed) after the meal. I especially enjoyed the coffee. The place was... More 

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Thank John O
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

Hi John, we are so glad you and your wife enjoyed your anniversary dinner with us. We hope this means we will have the pleasure of serving you again soon! More 

Lynchburg, Virginia
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shoemaker's restaurant has a really good bar and specialty drinks. They are very busy at happy hour. The restaurant has the best steak in town and is a romantic place for a first date. Parking is a real, real problem as their tiny parking lot is shared with a hotel.

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Thank cheathamhomeinsp2016
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we appreciate your kind words! We look forward to serving you again. More 

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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a family of four with small children. As long as the children are well behaved bring them, there are great children options. $8 includes drink, entree and dessert, just don't sub out sides. They will charge for an al la cart side. Food is good. Crab cake was made with fresh crab and fillet was good. If... More 

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Thank Kelly P
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

Kelly, we are happy to hear that you and your family had a good time while dining with us. We hope we will get to see you again soon! More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were traveling back from a long weekend family gathering. Nice detour to the Craddock Terry on our own. We took an opportunity to dine at Shoemakers on this visit. The atmosphere is eclectic, the framed art about Imelda Marco's shoes rings true to my heart from Mark Knopler's lyrics. Find it and listen to it...... Then the oversized shoe... More 

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Thank David K
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

Thank you David for the review, it is much appreciated. We are so glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We hope to serve you again! More 

Ocean City, Maryland
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314 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

What a wonderful dining experience we had at Shoemakers while in Lynchburg. The atmosphere was amazing. The staff was friendly and eager to make our dining a memorial experience. Lindsey, our waitress, was an to Shoemakers for sure. The drinks were excellent. The food was prepared to perfection. The portions were extremely generous. This was one of the most outstanding... More 

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Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at Shoemakers American Grille, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear that you had an excellent dining experience with us! We look forward to serving you again next time you are in town. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $40
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Seafood, American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1312 Commerce St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1804
    (Main Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-455-1510
Description
Connected to The Craddock Terry Hotel at Bluffwalk Center, Shoemaker's Grille offers the finest cuisine in Lynchburg.

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