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Wright's Dairy Rite


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Thank you for choosing to visit wright's today. Please remember that everything is prepared fresh when you order it. Our average service time is less than 15 minutes for most orders, but during our busy times, orders may take 20 minutes or more. We thank you for your visit to wright's, & we hope you have a pleasant visit.
Staunton's original since 1952. two patties of pure ground beef (total quarter pound), real american cheese, shredded lettuce, & our own special sauce. Served on a triple-decker bun.
A third-pound of lean ground beef. Topped w/ real american cheese & 2 strips of fresh bacon.
Mushroom-Swiss Burger
A third-pound of lean ground beef topped w/ real swiss cheese & freshly grilled mushrooms.
Carolina Burger
A third-pound of fresh ground beef topped w/ american cheese, homemade chili, homemade slaw, & a slice of onion.
Hamburger (2Oz)
Cheeseburger (2Oz)
Two patties of pure ground beef (quarter pound total). Each patty is topped w/ a slice of real american cheese & your choice of fixings.
Third Pound Burger
A third-pound of lean ground beef.
Half Pound "Monster Burger"
A half-pound of lean ground beef. This is our biggest burger, & requires the most cooking time. This is not the burger for those in a hurry.
We are proud to serve only quality all beef hotdogs. Choose any of the following condiments: sauer kraut, cole slaw, sweet relish, chopped or fried onions, yellow or brown mustard, ketchup, & homemade chili (.35¢ each on footlongs,.25¢ each on regular hotdogs). Out "everything" is mustard, onions, & chili. Cheddar cheese sauce.50¢ on footlongs and.35¢ on regulars or the dogzilla.
Footlong Hotdog
Regular Hotdog
A one-third pound gian hotdog.
Corn Dog
Served in Our 50's Cruiser (Children 12 & Under Only, Ple Ase!)
Your choice of hamburger, hotdog, cheeseburger, grilled cheese, chicken tenders, corn dog or battered fish nuggets. Served w/ fries or applesauce, a drink, & soft-serve dessert.
Chicken Breast Sandwich
Freshly breaded boneless breast tenderloins, served on a bun.
Grilled Chicken Breast
Freshly grilled boneless breast tenderloins served on a bun. We can add cajun spices at no extra charge.
Fish Sandwich
A quarter-pound of breaded fish. Fried fresh & served on a bun w/ lettuce & our homemade tarter sauce.
Pork Bar-B-Q
Lean, pulled pork w/ a special tomato-based bar-b-q sauce. Served on a bun & topped w/ our homemade cole slaw.
Country Ham Sandwich
Fried country ham served on a grilled bun.
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
French Fries
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
Potato Salad
Made fresh in our kitchen.
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
Onion Rings
We make our onion rings fresh daily.
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
Macaroni Salad
Homestyle & homemade.
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
Potato Tots
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
Cole Slaw
Made fresh daily.
Homemade chili $+0.99
Cheddar cheese sauce $+0.99
Sweet Potato Fries
All sandwiches below are served in a basket w/ potato chips & a pickle spear.
Breads available: white, wheat, rye
Cheeses available: american, provolone, & swiss
Wright's Reuben
Corned beef, swiss cheese, sauerkraut, thousand island dressing, served heated on grilled rye bread.
Club Sandwich
Smoked turkey breast, western ham, bacon, swiss cheese, american cheese, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, served on toasted white bread.
Chicken Salad
Homemade‎ w/ fresh cooked all white chicken breast.
Tuna Salad
Freshly made w/ light tuna packed in spring water.
Egg Salad
Homemade‎ fresh daily.
Bacon-Lettuce-Tomato (BLT)
4 strips of bacon, tomato, lettuce, served on toasted white bread w/ mayonnaise.
Add crisp bacon $+0.75
Grilled Cheese
Grilled white bread w/ 3 slices of real american cheese. .
Patty Melt
A freshly fried hamburger pattie served on grilled rye bread w/ swiss cheese, american cheese & sautéed onions.
Grilled Ham & Cheese
Served on grilled rye bread w/ melted swiss & western ham.
6 inch $4.20
12 inch $8.40
Steak & Cheese
Grilled beef, grilled onions, green peppers, american cheese & your choice of toppings.
6 inch $3.60
12 inch $7.20
Ham, salami, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion & italian dressing.
6 inch $3.60
12 inch $7.20
Ham & Cheese
Juicy western ham, provolone cheese & your choice of toppings.
6 inch $3.60
12 inch $7.20
Turkey & Cheese
Lean turkey breast, provolone cheese & your choice of toppings.
6 inch $4.20
12 inch $8.40
Wright's Special Beef
Grilled beef, provolone cheese, bacon, sour cream & a touch of brown mustard.
Chicken Basket
A half pound of fresh chicken breast tenderloins, freshly breaded & cooked when you order it. Served w/ french fries, grilled bread, cole slaw & your choice of sauce. Dipping sauces available: hidden valley ranch, blue cheese, honey-mustard, bar-b-q, sweet & sour or texas pete.
Shrimp Basket
Golden fried butterfield shrimp served in a basket w/ french fries, cole slaw, grilled bread & cocktail sauce.
Fish Basket
Beer battered haddock nuggets served in a basket w/ french fries, cole slaw, grilled bread & tartar sauce. Malt vinegar available upon request.
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
American, Fast Food, Diner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

While passing through Staunton on our 6-hour drive home, we stopped for dinner. After reading all the positive reviews, we were not disappointed. We tried the burgers, steak and cheese sub, Rueben, and blt sandwich. All were great. The onion rings are lightly battered and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kcandg123
Reviewed January 11, 2019

I think this place was started in the 1950’s. They clearly state that they do not serve “fast food” - so don’t go there when you’re super hungry. The food is good and the milkshakes are great! Great staff. Dine in or park and order...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We love coming to Wrights. An old-school drive-in with an attached dining area, the food is typical diner fare. We love the burgers, chili dogs, barbecue and club sandwiches. The shakes are thick and creamy! Great stop when you're craving Americana.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Scott L
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Good food. Very popular place. Good prices. They have lots of different fast foods that taste so much better than any other quick places to grab a bite. Very child friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank annarc6
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I couldnt believe it when I first pulled into the parking slot; I could hear old rock and roll tunes. I then spotted the old timey speaker where I could just press the button and order lunch from my car. The menu poster is right...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Champville66
Reviewed October 12, 2018

The burger in the basket is the bomb! Very good food very good atmosphere and a great place to take the kids!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank david y
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on our way up I-81. We wanted something different than our normal chain fast food restaurants. From what we had read online, we believed this was primarily going to be a burger place. It was not. They serve primarily barbecue. That was fine,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dezire2adpt
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Stopped by for lunch and had a burger, the homemade onion rings, and a banana milk shake. Service was good! Ate in my car! But the onion rings were to die for. They are the best thing ever there. So, if your in the area,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VaSpeters56
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We got burgers the first time and they were good. But this time we got a flurry and a banana split. Well the flurry was 4.50 and was very small for the price. The split had so much liquid stuff the toppings were all syrup...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kristiehayes1974
Reviewed August 14, 2018

My husband and I went here on a vacation to the Staunton area. We love drive-ins, and this one is top-notch. The burgers and fries were second to none. The carhop was extraordinarily helpful. They also sell the T-shirts, and they are good quality and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TracyC4242
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