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“This is the real deal.”

Wright's Dairy Rite
Ranked #13 of 136 Restaurants in Staunton
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
Reviewed October 9, 2012

You don't wanna miss this. I've been going here since I was 3 years old. I still try to go when I get to Staunton and have time. This is an original... not a mockup like Sonic. This place is the same as the 50's... except prices are higher! Not many originals still around.

They have regular cruise-ins during the summer. Often, there are classic cars just stopping in. The food is home cooked, real deal. It's fun to see the pics and the old menus. I highly recommend the chocolate malt and french fries. mmmmmm.... If you like nostalgia, this is the place you wanna go.

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Reviewed October 6, 2012

A 50's style restaurant. They have drive up speakers so you can park and eat in the car. Or dine inside by lifting the phone at your table and ordering. Kids meals come in a cardboard car.

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Reviewed September 15, 2012

Shakes, Burgers, Chicken sandwiches or baskets, and fries are all AMAZING! The o-rings are o.k. and don't bother with the healthy stuff they put on the menu. Veggie wrap was bland. Orders take a LONG time to come out but it has always been worth the wait for me!

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Reviewed September 12, 2012

Great food and great service. Prices are good too. Had fun watching all the old cars when we were there and they play 'oldies' music which fits the theme very well. Best milkshakes ever!!

Thank Sondae P
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Reviewed September 2, 2012

For those of us who remember drive ins, this place takes you back to the 50s/60s. Extensive menu, food brought to your car, prices are great, typical drive-in food, ...but that's what we came for while traveling through Staunton.

Thank Michael J
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