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2066 Lee Hwy, Bristol, VA 24201-1626
+1 276-466-3360
06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri 06:00 - 00:00
Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Davenport, Virginia
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Ate at the food bar which consisted of breakfast foods one one side and dinner foods on the other side.

Thank Almab38
Level Contributor
125 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I stopped here for a quick breakfast so I could get back on the road. I had the breakfast buffet and wow, that was good. I have stopped at many Shoney's and this one is as good as any. Easy access to I-81. Good food and well maintained buffet. The food was great and plentiful. They have great coffee too.... More 

Thank Dallas T
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2016

To start the food was good, the service was excellent, but, when I opened my silverware the fork was dirty. It was replaced with a clean one and an apology. I was almost finished when I found a hair in my sandwich that was not the color of my own hair. I received a sincere apology and the meal was... More 

Thank krenkraw
Williamsburg, Virginia
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587 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for a late lunch. Connie was great. Very helpful. Fish sandwich and baked potato and salad bar were excellent. Would stop here again

Thank Bear H
Elizabethton, United States
Level Contributor
177 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I love Shoney's most of the time tonight the bar was not as good as normal. It got busy after we were there a little wile and the bar all got changed. We had hot fudge cakes witch were great but the bill was $31.00 I can eat a lot better at this price.

Thank Russell H
Bristol, Tennessee
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2015

The food was great. The environment was good. The service was fantastic. I absolutely believe that this is the best one in the area.

Thank AJ W
Level Contributor
243 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015

The service here was like being back in the 50's. The decor was sad and needs to be replaced. The seats were torn and dirty. The food on the bar was old and only luke warm. The tea was weak and too sweet.

Thank jrgenterprises
Level Contributor
130 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

This was a very poor experience. The buffet was not that well stocked. But the service was friendly. I would pass on this experience.

Thank JimmyfromForest
Bristol, Tennessee
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2015

the restaurant is nasty, the dishes were not washed and not to mention all the employees are on drugs. Openly a worker told a manager he wasSo the managers are aware of this occurring. Another time I see a manager standing smoking with an employee going back and forth to a car and said "damn that is good coke." Something... More 

Thank matt H
Oakland, Maryland
Level Contributor
170 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I was not excited to be stopping at a Shoney's. It appeared outdated and stuck in the 70"s. And it was. But he staff was outstanding and the service excellent. The Buffett was fresh and clean. It had something for everyone in our group. And the price was amazing for a week day lunch.

Thank dee8306

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2066 Lee Hwy, Bristol, VA 24201-1626
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 276-466-3360

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