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Virginia Diner Inc.

408 North County Drive, Highway 460, Wakefield, VA 23888
+1 757-899-3106
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“ham” (60 reviews)
“fried chicken” (70 reviews)
“carrot souffle” (12 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
408 North County Drive, Highway 460, Wakefield, VA 23888
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Virginia Diner has been part of our family traditions for a long time. On a recent visit, I was having a bad day and the staff cheered me right up. The ham biscuits and apple salad are amazing!

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We had gone to the Virginia Diner many years ago on a trip to the Outer Banks and happened to be traveling on Rt 460 again on Sunday, We hoped that the Virginia Diner would be open and it was. I was expecting it to...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Southern hospitality personified. Big, tastefully decorated eatery with a friendly staff. My breakfast was just right and reasonably priced. Lots of historic pictures and artifacts adorn the walls.

Thank 4bird1
Reviewed September 25, 2017

My friend and I stopped at the dinner on a Sunday afternoon so we had a wait a short time for a table. We decided to order from the menu, though the buffet looked good. We both ordered a fried chicken dinner. I enjoyed the...More

Thank RoanokerFan
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for the Ham. Great country ham dinners. Had the biscuits with Brunswick stew. Very good and just the right amount. The buffet looked good but not that hungry. Most people did have the buffet. Nice selection of ham, chicken, been. Good selection of...More

Thank weekendwonder1
Reviewed September 13, 2017

This is a wonderful day trip from Norfolk, Va. Beach, Petersburg etc. The buffet is delicious with fried chicken, roast beef, fish and all kinds of vegetables. Sometimes there is a short wait but its worth it.

Thank Evie335
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

I liked this place. I read some negative reviews and didn't experience any of the bad stuff. I was seated quickly, got my drink order quickly, food was served in a reasonable amount of time and I was able to check out easily. The food...More

Thank agsutphin
Reviewed August 26, 2017

To their credit, the people are great. The food was some of the worst we've ever had. ALL of the seafood tasted like bleach. The fried chicken was dry and tasteless, the pulled pork was greasy and very fatty. If you happen to fly in...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed August 23, 2017

What a let down. I had always wanted to try this place but never had. I doubt I would ever eat here again. The buffet for lunch looked horrible. The food looked like it had sat on the steam table for way too long. Items...More

Reviewed August 17, 2017

On the weekend, they have a buffet that is very good and includes dessert. Last week end we stopped for a late lunch and had the special of BBQ pork choice of 2 vegetables, spoon bread or biscuits. The BBQ is ok but no my...More

Thank maevans70
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Questions & Answers
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!
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!
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 North County Drive, Highway 460, Wakefield, VA 23888
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-899-3106
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