We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Get food delivered

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
American, Cafe, Deli, Healthy, Beer restaurants
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
View all details
meals, features, about
Reviews (88)
Filter reviews
88 results
Traveler rating
78
8
0
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
78
8
0
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sandwiches reuben ham apple butter salad swiss combos
Sort and selected filters
Sort FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed May 21, 2023

All 9 of us went for lunch and every single one of us enjoyed our sandwiches. My turkey, Swiss and bacon sandwich was delicious. The Reuben and the bologna sandwiches were amazing. The service was awesome and we will definitely be going back when we...are in town!More

Date of visit: May 2023
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed May 1, 2023

We made our first trip to this cafe in Powhatan for a quick lunch. We had heard some good things about it and decided to give it a try. What a Gem! My wife ordered The Virginian sandwich combo (ham, melted cheese, apple butter on...toasted cinnamon bread) which was delicious and I ordered the Maidens Famous egg salad which was fantastic! The combos include a small side, a drink, and a freshly baked cookie. The service was fast and with a smile. You can eat indoors or out. There are lots of items on the menu, including various salads, sandwiches, and desserts. Breakfast is available as well as catering and picnic makings. Pricing is very reasonable. We have found a new favorite lunch spot! Two thumbs up!More

Date of visit: April 2023
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed March 16, 2021

When you think of a delicious Cafe in Powhatan, VA., you think of Cafe at Maidens. The atmosphere is delightful, considering it’s located inside an old convenience store (gas station). The menu is vast, the ingredients are fresh and the people always offer service with...a smile. Their sandwiches they prepare are right up there with something you might find in the heart of NYC. Prepared fresh and fast for an uncomplicated lunch experience.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed January 26, 2020

The owners are the greatest. Food is excellent! This is an old fashioned style place where you get food individually prepared for you and it hand crafted by the owners.

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed December 30, 2019

A friend and I had lunch here. It small and cozy in what used to be a gas station. It was a great day to be out in country air with a nice huge salad, soup and dessert. The family owned establishment is very friendly...and accommodating. I would definitely come back again.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed November 18, 2019

We showed up with 11 people and the owner was kind, helpful, and accommodating. Everyone enjoyed the food and atmosphere! We will be back when we're in the area again. Thanks!

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed October 17, 2019

The food was all made fresh and the serving size was just right. The young lady taking,orders was so pleasant, smiled, had a great since of humor and made sure you were taken care of!!! We go often because it is such a pleasant country...cafe!!More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed October 11, 2019

Every visit to this little restaurant they have never not given me a good and filling meal. The best part is that the experience didn’t cost me an arm and a leg! The service team is always working hard to make sure the trip is...a great one! Thanks guys!!More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed October 4, 2019

Our family of six all tried 6 different sandwiches and they were all amazing! Very creative and tasty gourmet sandwiches served by a friendly staff. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Only open 6 am to 2:30 pm, but food is creative home cookin'. Environment is very simple...a 'recycled' old service station, and in a quiet rural setting off 'the beaten path'. Worth your time to wander down a small country road not far from I-64

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed July 29, 2019

Drove ten miles off our route to eat breakfast here since it got such good reviews. We walked in at 10:55 am and she said “we stopped serving breakfast at 11 am. Clearly, she can’t tell time.

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?2  
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

What a surprise to find such a cute little old gas station, that became a delicious joint with really interesting sandwich combinations. You'd never think looking at the place it could be so tasty, out in the middle of the woods. Once again, Trip Advisor...solves our lunch need, with a far better lunch than we were afraid we'd have to settle for.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed July 2, 2019

Wonderful food and people! We have visited several times - breakfast, lunch and platters have been on point!

Date of visit: June 2019
Helpful?1  
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

It’s a cafe converted from an old gas station. Stopped in for lunch. They make delicious chicken salad. Very friendly staff. I’ll be back!

Date of visit: May 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Superb sandwiches; easily spliut with a friend unless you are really hungry, Excellend potato salad and pasta salad too.

Date of visit: March 2019
Helpful?
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Residence Inn by Marriott Short Pump at the Notch
89 reviews
13.86 miles away
Hampton Inn & Suites Richmond Short Pump
47 reviews
14.42 miles away
Wingate by Wyndham Richmond Short Pump
1,575 reviews
14.98 miles away
Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa / Short Pump
1,480 reviews
15.11 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Tanglewood Ordinary Country Restaurant
65 reviews
3.32 miles away
Eccoti Restaurant
58 reviews
4.49 miles away
Courthouse Pizza and Market
33 reviews
3.51 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Courthouse Creek Cider
8 reviews
2.96 miles away
Powhatan State Park
47 reviews
8.36 miles away
Grayhaven Winery
36 reviews
11.83 miles away
Elk Island Winery
21 reviews
12.54 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cafe at Maidens staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing

CAFE AT MAIDENS, Powhatan - Photos & Restaurant Reviews - Order Online Food Delivery - Tripadvisor

Frequently Asked Questions about Cafe at Maidens

Yes, Cafe at Maidens offers takeout services.

Cafe at Maidens is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5