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RA Bistro

1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
+1 434-845-1601
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“burger” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a rehersal dinner for 35. They did a wonderful job. The food was superb. The service was excellent. We had a private room and our own servers. There was a minimum we had to spend but it was not a problem reaching it....More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food for lunch, great price points with several $9 options, and great service. The parking was great and the property was up to date. We enjoyed it to the max!

Thank eaglesnesttraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start out by say the service was outstanding. We both ordered the special for the day which was Filet steak with a shrimp and scallops in a sauce. The Steaks were cooked perfect and tasted great however, the sauce had tooooo much salt....More

Thank DrAlford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

RA has always been one of my favorite places to go for a great meal, both lunch and dinner. Located on Main Street in downtown Lynchburg, RA is easily accessible, whether you're enjoying a walk through historic downtown, or driving in from out of town....More

Thank Drew F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here yesterday and enjoyed it immensely. Both of us had the honey spiced salmon, mashed potatoes, and the cheese broccoli soup. A fountain drink or coffee or tea is included, and the price is more than reasonable. Service is excellent. I only...More

Thank leesvillelake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our favorite places to eat here in Lynchburg for a sit down experience that is not overly priced. Great atmosphere - most of all, the food is excellent. Wide variety of selections that will satisfy anyones preferences. The burgers are especially a great...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I visited RA Bistro for the 1st time for a friend's birthday and we had a big group! The waitress was very nice and patient. The alcoholic drinks that we ordered were average. The descriptions for the drinks make them sound better than they actually...More

Thank Jessica A
Rebekkah D, Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Jessica, thanks you so much for your feedback, we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Our server was very helpful in describing the cuisine and pairing of food with beverages. The review is very warm and inviting. Good quality food worth the extra few dollars. We will definitely be back with a group for fine food and spirits. Should be...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

It is my opinion that RA is overrated. You will pay premium prices for mediocre quality food. Everything was drenched in butter (or some cheap substitute) and the menu is uninventive and stuck in the late 90s/early 00s. For Lynchburg this is OK but a...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Great Cigar Friendly patio paired with a awesome Martini! Seafood Mac & Cheese hit the spot. Friendly staff and warm atmosphere. Will be going back when I’m in town!

Thank Lawrence h
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Kathy B
23 December 2017|
Response from Jessica A | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Brunch is $11.49 There is a PDF menu on their website.
9 July 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
  • Public Transportation: Located close by and throughout downtown Lynchburg.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-845-1601
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