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117 Washington St W, Charleston, WV 25302-2343
(304) 342-9210
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Houston, Texas
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56 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

This place is a typical old diner style restaurant. The prices though have gone through the roof. On Fridays they offer a fried green tomato BLT sandwich which is like $12 w/o tip and no drink. The menu is entirely al a carte. English dogs over $2.75 each. Order two of them with fries and a drink and you've got... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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88 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Love simple and good WV home cooking? this is the place. Great hot dogs, chili, wings and friendly service. Nothing fancy, TVs on and super nice folks with good food.

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Thank WelltraveledWV
Charleston, West Virginia, USA
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121 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Great place for Chili, cheeseburgers, taco Salad and dally specials. Warm friendly casual neighborhood atmosphere and great service. Everything is home made

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Thank Kenneth K
Union, West Virginia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I have been to The Grille several times, I couldn't complain about one thing! I was skeptical at first. It's a dive...u could miss it if you weren't looking for it. When you walk through the door everything is very simple, the menu is wrote out on a white board two old box TVs r sitting in top if a... More 

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1 Thank traveler1285
Marietta, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

It would not be surprising if most prospecting patrons were intially turned away by the rather sinister facade of the Grill. Its steel door and high cut windows give an impression of a low-class dive bar. The dinning areas inside are sectioned off between a bar room and a dining room. The dining room is ringed with old cathod tube... More 

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Thank Samuel W
Charleston, West Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Dave and family are always friendly. One of the few places we go where all 3 kids eat w/o complaint.

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Thank JBAWV
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Today I was in Charleston getting my daughters haircut with my fiancé. While the cut was going on my fiancé said she was hungry and found this place on her phone. I decided to walk the two blocks to get some food for everyone. When I got in there I was immediately concerned. The counter had trash on it and... More 

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2 Thank JKeffer
Charleston, West Virginia
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107 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

The grill is one of those places that serves comfort food and comfort atmosphere. If you like Navy Beans and cornbread, hot bologna sandwiches and meatloaf you will like the grill and fit right in. They have excellent hamburgers and you can get them rare which is a real joy for us that like them that way. It is a... More 

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1 Thank rreishman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

Locally owned, I'm tired of chain restaurants. Great food, bar style menu, home cooked open kitchen. Nothing elaborate, but that's a good thing

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Thank soupsell
Charleston, West Virginia
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Over priced greasy spoon with nothing going for it. It's in a questionable part of town, with no parking and over priced food and beer. Don't waste your time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Washington St W, Charleston, WV 25302-2343
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: (304) 342-9210

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