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18 E Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150-2041
+1 804-328-1599
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing fancy, but a bit nostalgic of 5O's diner. The 1/2 pound cheese burgers we ordered were cooked upon order! Such a selection of ice cream it was tough to decide which for the hand spun milkshakes! Place was clean.. all it needed was a jukebox😎seemed to be home to many regulars... I may just become one myself!

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Thank Teresa W
Yorktown, Virginia
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100 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were leaving Mechanicsville heading home and decided to detour through Sandston to find a place to eat lunch. This looks like it is a favorite place for most of the locals. The food was very good. My husband had a burger and fries. I tried a grilled cheese sandwich and fries. Our food was tasty and not greasy at... More 

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Thank Maureen721
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179 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This little shop is a staple of the Sandston community. Great burgers, hotdogs, French fries and best of all.....desserts! Ice cream selections galore...and shakes, malted, etc. always a steady stream of foot traffic from the neighborhood but plenty of parking as well. Close to the Richmond International Airport.....

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Thank Judi W
Richmond, Virginia
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92 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The place is always hopping!! Lots of flavors of ice cream. Hamburgers and hot dogs and fries seem to be the most popular.

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Thank SusanS5324
Richmond, Virginia
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185 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Came in for lunch and the promise of shakes. We were pleasantly surprised by throwback decor and signage. The menu was extensive and they were able to accomidate my daughter's request for gluten free sandwich (we brought our own bread). My giant bacon cheese burger can with large hand made patty. My wife's gyro was expertly prepared and crispy. My... More 

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Thank TStan91
Richmond, Virginia
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Always great service and food!! Decided to stop by here before prom dress shopping with family and friends. If you are in the area or just heading to airport, this is the place to stop.

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Thank Lori B
Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

Very good food and the menu offers options for everyone. Owners and staff are always friendly. Be sure to have a shake!

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Thank Gary M
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

We wanted to eat at a local eatery on our way to the airpor tand glad we stopped at Shake Shop. Good burgers and onion rings! Very close to the airport and quick courteous service.

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Thank Ed G
Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Main draw here per the name is the ice cream, from cones to shakes to sundaes. All the food options are equally good from the subs and gyro's to the Italian offerings with garlic bread. Brothers that own/ run the place are friendly and engaged with the locals/regulars. Prices are good.

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Thank michael R
Franklin, Tennessee
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271 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

We stayed close by, and checked this place out. The burger and steak sandwiches were pretty good, but dry. The only thing exceptional was the Coconut Chocolate Almond Shake made with Hershey's ice cream. We went by on a Wednesday night and the place was pretty full. Cost was just over $20.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 E Williamsburg Rd, Sandston, VA 23150-2041
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Sandston
  • Phone Number: +1 804-328-1599

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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?