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Virginia Diner Inc.

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American, Diner
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Monday - Turkey Pot Roast
Warm yourself up with our famous turkey pot roast with diced potatoes and fresh chopped carrots. Served with biscuits or spoonbread
Tuesday - Shepherd's Pie
Our made-from-scratch Shepherd's pie is filled with mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, and fresh ground beef. Served with biscuits or spoonbread
Wednesday - Stuffed Peppers
You've never had a pepper like this! Bell peppers are stuffed with black beans and corn. Comes with your choice of biscuits or spoonbread
Thursday - Pork Chops
You won't be hungry after having two nicely cooked pork chops smothered in mushroom and onion gravy, served over rice and green beans. Comes with biscuits or spoonbread
Friday - Steamed Shrimp
A half-pound of seasoned steamed shrimp served with cocktail sauce, corn on the cob, and biscuits or spoonbread
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I love the weekend buffets where the food is delicious and plentiful, and we're even happy to wait if they're really busy! My particular buffet favorite is the Southern fried chicken, (I know, I know...artery clogger, but you've got to live once...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Virginia G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by this past Tuesday for a return family visit....previous visit was great...3 adults and 2 children....arrived at 1:15pm after the rush....didn’t select the Taco Tuesday meal....first thing we noticed was the inattentiveness of the wait team...no napkins or silverware on the table. Kids both...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 574jimc
VADiner_Restaurant, Manager at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I am so sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the food that was served to you or our service during your last visit. Our food and service are something we take deep pride in, so it's very disappointing to hear that you didn't...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch on our way home, our son had the pork barbecue which he enjoyed and my husband and I had ham biscuits which I’ve had many times before. They were good, but I have to agree with another poster who did not...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Carol W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived 1130ish with another couple, their first visit. The girl at the hostess stand was obviously out of her element. She told us 30 to 40 minute wait which turned into 1.5 hrs. We would still be waiting had we not followed up several...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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VADiner_Restaurant, Manager at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, I'm sorry to hear that you experienced unacceptable service during your visit with us. Please know that all of our staff are trained to be as professional, hospitable and welcoming as possible. Rest assured that this will be taken care of immediately and that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I, along with a friend, attended a funeral in the area today. While traveling through I spotted the Virginia Diner and commented on all the cars there. When we were returning from the funeral we decided to stop in. The small shop...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Finley N
VADiner_Restaurant, Manager at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, we are so sorry about your loss. We're glad that we could bring a little light into your day. We hope that you make the drive out again soon so we can give you the true 5-star experience you deserve. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Knocking out the negative: Hostess operations here are a joke. Walked in, they literally just stood there staring at my girl and I, saying nothing, looking at me like I was in the wrong place.. (not exaggerating) Neither of the 2x hostesses said so much...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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VADiner_Restaurant, Owner at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, While I am glad to hear that most of your visit was positive, I would like to apologize for any inconsistency. Our customers are our main priority, and never want guests to leave with an experience that is nothing above average! We're glad...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I have dined many times at Virginia Diner while passing through Wakefield and found the food and atmosphere wonderful . Unfortunately, our visit last week was a real disappointment. We always order country ham biscuits with vegetable plates. The ham wasn't country...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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VADiner_Restaurant, Manager at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi- we are disappointed to know that you did not have a more enjoyable experience dining with us, however, we appreciate you taking the time to leave us with your words, as input from our guests always gives us the opportunity to learn and grow...More

Reviewed October 28, 2019

I've been here many times over the years.Never had a bad meal. Good down home cooking, not a gourmet experience. I fancy the Waldorf Salad with peanut butter spread. Fried chicken is classic, too. They have a large burger called the Car topped with grilled...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DocChesapeake
VADiner_Restaurant, Manager at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2019

Thank you for the great review! We strive for our guests to always leave feeling happy and satisfied. We are happy we were able to make that happen for you! We hope to see you again real soon :)

Reviewed October 4, 2019

Wife and I stopped by for breakfast, expecting to have a good meal on October 4th. Ordered after a few minutes, then waited for over 20 minutes for food to arrive. Server mumbled something about the table being readied. I assumed it was the buffet...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Helofixer
VADiner_Restaurant, Manager at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2019

I'm sorry to hear that we did not leave a better impression upon you! I hope that you and your wife will join us again soon, and allow us the opportunity to make it up to you!!

Reviewed September 28, 2019

We were out for a Sunday drive and decided to stop at this well advertised restaurant. Looks like it had been updated ie: brighter inside with less Nick nacks inside. Lots of tables. Myhusband had the vegetable plate of apples, carrot casserole and green beans...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JLDC
VADiner_Restaurant, Owner at Virginia Diner Inc., responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2019

Hey there, thanks for the great rating! We love to see when our guests love the food served to them as that is of course our number one goal. Hope to see you in again soon!

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Emma G
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
They have salads and lots of vegetables . It's a country buffet but you can order off the menu. It's not set up for vegetarians... sorry!
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Hncharity
November 28, 2016|
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Response from VADiner_Restaurant | Property representative |
Yes we do. It is $10.99 for breakfast from 7am -10:30am, and $12.99 for lunch and dinner 11:00am-8:30pm. We hope you can join us!
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Nancy C
October 22, 2016|
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Response from VADiner_Restaurant | Property representative |
I am sorry for the delay! Yes we do. It is $10.99 for breakfast 7am -10:30am, and $12.99 for lunch and dinner 11:00am-8:30pm
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