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Blue 5

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2nd St, Roanoke, VA
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2nd St, Roanoke, VA
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Reviewed October 17, 2017

Great time when in Roanoke on Wednesday nights. Enjoyed the maple burger and small salad. Yummy! the Music is fantastic! "Hoppie Vaughan and the Ministers of Soul" play there on Wednesday evenings and they are the other reason we went back to Blue 5, while...More

1  Thank ChesapeakeLinda
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Had dinner here before a show at Mill Mtn. Theater. The pesto chicken sandwich was delicious and the fries were yummy! Definitely recommend!

Thank MGW_11
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

I decided to come in one evening while walking down the street. I enjoyed the music that was playing. My drinks were simply delightful. The food was so good! But what really stood out was the excellent customer service that Emily gave me... it was...More

Thank Cheyenne L
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I attended a wedding and it was fabulous. The staff was outstanding and service was great. I recommend this place for consideration of your next special event.

Thank Judy S
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I took a friend who was visiting Roanoke here in July. Little did we know they were running an awesome "Christmas in July" theme for their beer menu. My friend and I were so excited we had to come back for more flights the next...More

Thank 58Kate58
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The food is always good, the music terrific. Staff is friendly and attentive. But, if you are looking for a conversational spot, this is not it. Very loud, great for group night out!

Thank 904annettek
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The food here is great, if a bit expensive. The bar is usually happening at night, and the staff is outstanding across the board.

Thank UVAJD99
Reviewed September 7, 2017

They have burgers, sandwiches and even vegetable lasagna. This is a great place to grab lunch or come back for dinner to hear a band play. Would recommend reservations for dinner though to make sure you get a seat.

Thank Realpeoplecare
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The atmosphere is nice but I think the food is overpriced for what you get. My husband and I use to go there for the music. He played there sometimes. 'Not sure if they still have live music or not. It's probably worth it to...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This is a nice place in downtown area. The food is very good and they have a wide drink/beer selection. There is also live music at times.

Thank witty100
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd St, Roanoke, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
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