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Wright's Dairy Rite

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346 Greenville Ave, Staunton, VA 24401-4641
+1 540-886-0435
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Fast Food, Diner
346 Greenville Ave, Staunton, VA 24401-4641
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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

What a great little place this is!! A legit drive in. Pull into a spot .. Order your meal, ice cream , or shake from what appears to be an original speaker system. Sit back and enjoy the oldies music (embarrass your kids if they...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2017

It's an old fashioned drive-in, complete with car hops in addition to inside dining. The restaurant was established in 1952 and still operates with old fashioned principles. Good food and great desserts. Prices seemed a bit high for a drive in, but it was still...More

Thank Hokiechip
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Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Food was terrible,cold and not what we ordered and the manager was terrible at keeping his customer's happy

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Reviewed March 22, 2017

On a recent visit to see our daughter in Virginia, we decided to stop at Wright's Dairy-Rite in Staunton. The restaurant sits on busy Greenville Ave., about a half mile outside of the business district, with ample free parking. The restaurant offers both car hop...More

Thank Twistedintheburgh
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

With an old school menu and phones to order, you just can't miss this place. The chocolate shake was better for the ambience and friendly service

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Want an egg salad sandwich like grandma used to make for you? Want to order on the phone from your table? Want to sit in your car and have your meal delivered to you? Want to see what it was like for...More

Thank deanafisher121212
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Yes, this is one of the few remaining true drive-ins left anywhere. It is exactly as it was in the 1950's. Lots of choices on the menu and terrific shakes. Dine-in or wait in your car!

Thank gamesray
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Imagine a drive in from the 60s. Car service or that have table service too. You have to use a phone that rings in the kitchen and that's how you order! Don't get in a rush, burgers are thick and take time to cook. The...More

Thank ResqPAC
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Cool, old fashion drive in, has been in operation forever. Chili, not so good. Italian sub Great! Fun place for the family. Or a good place for girlfriends to eat, when no one really wants to get dressed and primp.

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

A visit to Wright's is a peek down memory lane. To a time when burgers and shakes where fresh..never frozen..and made to order. This place hasn't changed much since the 50's when it was first established..heck..they still have the original drive up call boxes where...More

Thank PSI287
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 346 Greenville Ave, Staunton, VA 24401-4641
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Staunton
  • Phone Number: +1 540-886-0435
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