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Poky Dot

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1111 Fairmont Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-3602
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 am
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super cute place. Fun decorations. Huge servings. Good value for amount you receive . It gets crazy busy but worth the few short minutes of waiting

Thank Neva S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with the food and desserts. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable about the area and local attractions.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Proctor, West Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly service, great atmosphere, huge portions, and well worth the stop!! Anything with ice cream is a must have!

Thank Mandy T
Fairmont, West Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently found out about this restaurant at first i loved it but, my second experience was a different. Upon arriving, we both ordered the steak hoagies with Mayonnaise. The fries were kinda soggy and undone (the waitress didn't give me a choice to choose the other fries she acted in a rush to get us in and out).(The only... More 

Thank Rebellady96
Fairmont, West Virginia
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

The sundae and banana splits are awesome and large. My wife and I shared a sundae and it was more than both of us could consume. Took it home and finished it off over the next two days. Service is friendly.

Thank MountainLover810
Morgantown, West Virginia
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Enjoyed a fun lunch experience and good food today at the Pokey Dot. The decor makes for a fun atmosphere; the bright colors just make for a happy time. But the food is also very good and large portions. I always enjoy the chicken salad for my lunch and can always (easily) take half of it home for the next... More 

Thank Judy W
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Waste of money. Food comes out cold. Found hairs in food. Bathroom was always unclean. The meals always took way too long to come out and were extremely over priced. Would NOT recommend the friend.

1 Thank Mattie K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

The atmosphere is fun and quirky. If you haven't been there, it's worth the visit just for that. Food is excellent, and service is too. They are famous for their giant ice creams.

Thank Joanie R
Clarksburg, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

The food here is always delicious and plentiful! The menu has such a variety of choices and it's ALL good! Their desserts are huge and always worth taking part of your meal home so you have room for dessert!

Thank Rebecca T
Ransomville, New York, United States
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Not sure why it has 2-3 $$$, because it is affordable. We had the chicken wrap and Reuben sandwich with fries and it was very good. The desserts look incredible, but we are not dessert people. Fun looking place, even the bathroom mural makes you smile. Fun for kids too. It was very busy and some groups left because they... More 

1 Thank Liza O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Fairmont Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-3602
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Fairmont
  • Phone Number: 6111500

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