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2039 W Main St, Salem, VA 24153-3131
540-389-5074
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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76 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Found the food and service much better than pastDenny's experiences in other locations. I had the veggie omelette. HUGE!! Delicious. With grits and English muffin it was a great lunch option for being on the road. Easy and close access off I-81. Will go there on anther trip past Salem VA.

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Thank Rgr1085
Roanoke, Virginia
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120 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant always seems to be staffed with friendly people and it is clean. I ordered the waffle and bacon - it was served hot and very quickly. My husband ordered the fit and healthy breakfast and he was very impressed. We will go back soon.

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Thank tourtime2015
New York
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Stopped in Denny's for a quick dinner. Servers very friendly and customer oriented. Food average but tasty.

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Thank Msjit
Roanoke, Virginia
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421 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Waiter was very nice, stayed on top of things. Food was good. Restaurant was clean. I would eat here again.

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Thank klay36
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

It was almost midnight when we went and they were fast and friendly! The food was great that late at night after having travelled late.

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Thank Melanie H
Sparrow Bush, New York
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I have very seldom stopped at a Denny's restaurant but had two very good experiences off of I95 on the Southern route to Florida. So I figured I try this Denny's while staying at the nearby Hampton Inn. Mistake. The particular meal I was served was edible that's about all I can say about it. A very similar meal purchased... More 

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Thank Ziggy12780
Duncan, South Carolina, United States
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169 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This a nice enough Denny's restaurant, except that the service was rather slow. The menu lists the calorie count for each dish and some of them are astronomical like 1490 for the Lumberjack slam.

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Thank Kevin D
Salem, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Denny's that I have visited have a decent array of entrees, prices are quite reasonable, and the food is pretty good. But the big problem most of time is SPEED OF SERVICE!! All of these apply at the Denny's in Salem, Virginia. Even if dining alone and knowing what you want, it often requires at least an hour here, sometimes... More 

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Thank Doug G
Michigan
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

A variety of food albeit breakfast is the biggie. Portions are good, served hot and reasonably fast. Better than Shoneys and IHOP

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Thank picky4me
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Our orders were wrong, and we got back to our hotel only to find this out. We should have checked, but we're on the Road for hours and Tired. We walked back to the Restaurant , we had a Trailer on the Truck and we're already parked so it was easier. Although we were Annoyed, the staff was kind and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2039 W Main St, Salem, VA 24153-3131
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 540-389-5074

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?