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The Anvil Restaurant

1290 W Washington St, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425-6300
+1 304-535-2582
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab cakes” (43 reviews)
“trout” (15 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1290 W Washington St, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425-6300
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Reviewed October 5, 2015

In general, I only take the time to review outstanding places and try not to report mediocre experiences, but this was by far the worst meal we have had in a very long time. We arrived Sunday around 12:45pm, and there were only two other...More

5  Thank mikeandterri
Reviewed September 25, 2015

It's a nice friendly full-service restaurant which a good variety of menu selections. We had the chicken caprese and also the salmon- both were delicious. I would come here again in a heart beat!

Thank Message4Melanie
Reviewed September 24, 2015

After a long day of fishing my husband and I headed to the Anvil and enjoyed a fantastic dinner! He had steak & I had scallops and pasta...fabulous!Quiet setting, and great service!

Thank Kat W
Reviewed September 20, 2015

The food was great! Service was exceptional. Would recommend this to friends and family. Clean and friendly.

Thank tamie44970
Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

I recently moved to the harpers ferry area from living in Frederick all my life. I tried this restaurant when I first moved and LOVED IT. My dad just came up to visit and I know how picky he is with good food. So I...More

Thank Kaitlin K
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Great service and great food. We split the hot crab dip and pasta garlic, both delicious but the crab dip was our favorite.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

My husband brought me here for lunch today, and we enjoyed it. We split the Reuben and got the crab balls appetizer, but they came out at the same time, instead of the appetizer coming out first, and I asked for the key lime pie,...More

2  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed September 6, 2015

We planned to have a pizza and beer for late lunch but no alcohol was served at the pizza place in town. The hotel front desk staff recommended the Anvil so we decided to try it. It was surprisingly good. The spinach salad was fresh,...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed August 25, 2015

We stopped here after a week at the North Carolina beach. We really wanted something other than seafood , and we were looking for something other than sandwiches. My wife settled on seafood because non of the other dishes grabbed her attention. I had some...More

1  Thank garymwhipple
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

We can in after tubing. It was perfect for 5 hungry people. Amanda kept the drinks coming. Very good. Great sandwiches. Nice bar

2  Thank Eric S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 W Washington St, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425-6300
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Harpers Ferry
  • Phone Number: +1 304-535-2582
  • E-mail
Casual dining in a rustic atmosphere. Established in 1985, local produce featured in season. OPEN Wednesday - Saturday 11 am to 9 pm, bar and slots open later. OPEN Sunday for brunch 10 am. Will open for private parties of 40 or more on Monday or Tuesday. Private rooms available for groups small to 100 inside. Tented patio for special outdoor events up to 150
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