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Shoney's

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US Route 19, Summersville, WV 26651
+1 304-872-6785
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West Columbia, South Carolina
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156 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there for supper one night after our work at church. The waitresses were just overworked and there wasn't enough of them. It wasn't that they didn't know we were coming. We had made these plans with them well in advance and we booked two rooms. When we got there they told us they had overbooked and one room... More 

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Clarington, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

The people were friendly, maybe a little bit more personal information than I needed to know. Went on Prime rib night which was excellent. Ran out of rolls, had to wait. Could do without all of the clutter in the restaurant. Hanging (dead) plants overhead. Outside was done up very nice and clean.

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Thank susansD8935ZK
Dawsonville, Georgia
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

I have been eating at Shoney's for 40 years, this store has a real good breakfast. The best breakfast I've had in the north, these last two weeks of traveling. This is what Shoney's was years ago, a good breakfast and a good salad bar. The to order food never was anything special, it is ok.

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Thank rsrda
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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111 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located beside the Baymont Inn. Which we thought was great. Parking: Great Staff: No problem/Great waitress Salads:Basic but very good Meats: Good ribs steak: Strange Rest:Skipped Macaroni and cheese: Runny Mashed: strange after taste other cooked vegetables: No freshness left Baked potato: A safe choice Margarine not butter Cheese sauce: Passable Dessert: Basic and hit and miss... More 

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Thank MDD1616
Charleston, West Virginia
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Waited about 7 or 8 minutes to get seated and when we finally were seated we never were waited on after sitting there for about 15 minutes. Waitresses looked at us but that was about it. On our way out we said something to the hostess but she couldn't care less

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Thank Tina V
Harrisville, West Virginia
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125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

We had dinner and it was very good. Salad bar was well stocked but I like fresh lettuce rather than bagged lettuce as they served. Variety was good though.

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Thank 19Nana61
Malone, New York
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

The wait staff is very friendly. The restaurant is clean and well maintained. The service is quick and prices are fair. The buffet is excellent in the morning as is the coffee. Whats worth mentioning, this particular location catered to several large groups simultaneously on numerous nights after flooding effected the region and they were on top of their game... More 

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Thank NJ B
North Olmsted
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The best breakfast sausage anywhere. It is always a place we look for. The variety is unmatched. I would definitely recommend this place.

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Thank lisa b
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We decided to try the Summersville Shoneys, not expecting a lot out of it. We were pleasantly surprised. The buffet was fresh and hit, food well prepared and tasty. The restaurant was kept tidy (tables cleaned quickly and mess swept in a timely manner). Staff was attentive. Apparently, this Shoneys and another were taken over by another manager and quality... More 

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Thank Patricia D
Quinwood, West Virginia
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

It's the only breakfast buffet in town and have visited several times but the food is lacking these days. Our last visit, which was at 9:30am, the food was cold on both sides of the buffet and the bacon almost burnt. It would be nice if they offered a better variety, but you get what you pay for. The service... More 

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Thank Janet C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: US Route 19, Summersville, WV 26651
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Summersville
  • Phone Number: +1 304-872-6785

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