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Griffin Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
659 Zachary Taylor Hwy, Flint Hill, VA 22627-1893
+1 540-675-3227
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“fish and chips” (40 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
659 Zachary Taylor Hwy, Flint Hill, VA 22627-1893
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was extremely friendly and made us feel most welcome. The bar tender was also our waitress and made superb suggestions. I had the Garlic Gnocci and my wife the shrimp fried rice. Both were superb. This restaurant is now on our top ten...More

Thank R8645VZrichardb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has gone up and down over the years, maybe with different owners, so I was pleased to return after many years away from it to find that it had a solid, hearty menu, even with vegetarian options. After a long cold hike, it...More

Thank virginiawriter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for a late lunch. Food and service were very good. Atmosphere was also very nice. Had a top notch burger and the onion rings were very good!

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used to frequent this nice restaurant a couple of years ago, especially when visiting wine country…. But we simply hadn’t had the chance to return. So, we came back recently, on a very busy Saturday evening for dinner with foodie friends and we absolutely...More

Thank je1058
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are only a few restaurants near Huntly VA and we think this is the best. Everything was delicious. We ate here 3 nights in a row. Chicken, burgers, scallops, salmon were all great. Sort of gourmet but sort of homestyle also. Casual, farmhouse atmosphere....More

1  Thank Marlene P
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We booked for a Saturday night dinner (advised). Food offerings are diverse, casual, and well-created. Certainly none of the pretentiousness of some of its neighbors. Plenty here for anyone to enjoy. Besides the restaurant, part of the property is a lively English-style pub with music...More

1  Thank Rickf902
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We were looking for a late night dinner and the Griffin Tavern didn't disappointment. Mostly an English like pub, the choices of dinner were excellent. Very homey food with good service. Excellent battered deep fried fish. Full bar. Super friendly place.

1  Thank mikelynxx
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I had never even heard of Flint Hill, and it seems to be the epitome of a small town. So, imagine visiting a small town and sitting outside on the huge porch while you enjoy a delicious meal. There's indoor seating too if you prefer...More

1  Thank TravelerTP
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch before going in to Sperryville and were happy with our choice. We opted to eat in the bar area and were served by the bartender, an affable gentleman, who was attentive and knowledgable. The lunch menu has several options including...More

1  Thank pamgoes
Reviewed 11 September 2018

My wife and I were taking a slow drive from Alexandria to the Wintergreen Resort and decided to drive past the Copper Fox Distillery. We asked the staff there for a recommendation for lunch and they told us about the Griffin Tavern. It was a...More

1  Thank Jake S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 659 Zachary Taylor Hwy, Flint Hill, VA 22627-1893
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rappahannock County  >  Flint Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 540-675-3227
  • E-mail
Griffin Tavern is a lovely 1870's building that was renovated into the restaurant/bar in 2002. We are located at the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains in beautiful Rappahannock County. Our bar is configured for socializing. We are where the locals hang out and our visitors feel welcomed! There are 9 wonderful beers on tap and a wide selection of wine & spirits. We have indoor and outdoor seating and are biker and family friendly.We serve lunch and dinner seven days a week.Free wifi During the WINTER!! Our full dinner menu ends at 8pm on Sunday-Wed. Thursday and Friday until 9pm, Saturday until 10pm. Spring, Summer, Fall Hours are Sunday 10:30-9pm with Brunch served until 3pm , Monday- Thursday 11:30-9pm Friday and Saturday 11:30-10pm Pub opened later on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights with late night menu, depending on weather and business. If you are going to be late, please call ahead and we will prepare your food for your arrival.
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