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The Swinging Bridge Restaurant

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Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
+1 540-897-5000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

We have been to The Swinging Bridge Restaurant 4 times. Having Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner. Everything we have tried has been wonderful! And Service fantastic! My only suggestion would be to offer pure MAPLE SYRUP with breakfast! And some of the best you'll ever taste comes...More

Thank roseyred44
Reviewed July 23, 2017

The atmosphere of this restaurant is a lot of fun. There are all sorts of stuffed critters around; we particularly enjoyed the rattlesnake. The swinging bridge overhead really enticed us upstairs to the gift shop. The food was just ok, but the server was very...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed July 13, 2017

We stopped here on a motorcycle ride, as it was recommended by friends. The ride getting there was great, smooth roads and lots of twisties. The food at the restaurant was very good and reasonably priced. They specialize in bison meat and it was excellent....More

Thank jwolinsky
Reviewed July 12, 2017

We did a hike up Peters Mountain in WV and then drove about 20 minutes for a late lunch at the Swinging Bridge. What a delightful day! The food was really good home cooking and there was lots of it! Given that we had 2...More

Thank Kateinshanghai
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

My reviews are based on traveling by motorcycle for the most part. It is a nice drive for car but better in a motorcycle. Worth the drive to this town and restaurant. An old general store with a gift shop and restaurant. The shop is...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

I had the ribs and they were excellent. The country band that was playing was great fun too (and not too loud).

Thank OttyTwo
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Stunning location in Craig County. The food here is excellent. My favorite on the menu, Bison, locally farmed. Other meats on the menu chicken and beef but the Bison is by far a wonderful treat. Home made sweet potato fries are excellent also. Great for...More

Thank 00Treasure
Reviewed November 12, 2016

I remember years ago when I first visited Paint Bank and it was only the General Store. What a nice surprise that it has been given a new lease on life. Arrived at around 1 on a Saturday so it was the "lunch rush." Had...More

Reviewed November 7, 2016

This is a great place to eat. The drive is the best part of the experience. Consider it like an adventure, maybe like driving over the hills and through the woods to grandma's house. The food and atmosphere is great, be prepared to pay however...More

Thank 2011wrx
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We heard about this place. Took a day trip to go and try it. It was worth the time. To come and visit. Just a good and comfortable place to eat. The place is smallest. So a wait mite be expected. The store is above...More

Thank michael s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Paint Bank
  • Phone Number: +1 540-897-5000
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