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The Pampered Palate Cafe

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26 & 28 E. Beverley St., Staunton, VA 24401
+1 540-886-9463
09:00 - 16:30
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Mon - Thu 09:00 - 16:30
Fri 09:00 - 19:30
Sat 09:00 - 17:30
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Dallas, Texas
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219 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This small eatery is located in the heart of pretty downtown Staunton (with lots of one-way streets), just a short distance from the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library. There is seating on the first floor and also on the second floor but it is up a very narrow staircase, where restrooms are located. It was quite busy when we were there... More 

Thank susieQ304
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cafe has a beautiful, light-filled upstairs that I enjoyed. It was difficult to choose what to eat because so many of their light deli lunch options sounded delicious. What we ended up picking was a good choice and we enjoyed our lunch very much!

Thank schimmtm
Staunton, VA
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Very consistently good eats! They also deliver! They offer yummy candies and a real nice selection of wine.

Thank antiquerStaunton_VA
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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256 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Sandwiches are fine if not substantial, matched with what taste like chips from a bag of Lay's. Similar sad pickle. Service is prompt and polite. Fine if you're just looking for a meal.

Thank Publius-DC
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Walking into The Pampered Palate is like stepping into a little cafe in Europe. It is simple, but inviting. The food is always good with daily specials and a regular menu. Many of the menu items are named after local places. The soups and salads are especially appealing. You can find just the right thing if you are a vegetarian... More 

Thank Blackcatexpress
Staunton, Virginia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Hometown favorite for all of the right reasons. Good food, reasonably priced, in an inviting atmosphere. No reservations needed.

Thank ttysinger
Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great lunch fare. Fresh food it would have been trendy food for the early 80's ( quiche and amazing baked potato assortment of toppings) now it feels comforting for a person that was a teenager in the 80's regardless everything is fresh and delicious and the wait staff bring the fun and hip-ness to this place!

Thank jeffreyicon
Staunton, Virginia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I have eaten at the Pampered Palate my whole life and have never had a bad meal there. It is a great place for a good meal with friends, a business lunch or a quick lunch with your significant other. Try the quiche... it's the best!

Thank Laura P
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We visited Staunton as we travelled around the area while on vacation from Australia, we wandered into The Pampered Palate Café for lunch, we are so glad we did, a very relaxing atmosphere, enjoyed great freshly made sandwiches coffee & tea at a very reasonable cost, the staff were very friendly but not overpowering, a great place to sit &... More 

Thank malcolm a
Horsham, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

On one of the hottest days of July, we stopped in and immediately were refreshed by the air conditioner and the magnificent smells. We seated ourselves upstairs and felt right at home. Service was fast and the food was amazing! I was surprised at the inexpensiveness for such good quality food. Will definitely be back next time we visit the... More 

Thank Hunter H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 19:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 & 28 E. Beverley St., Staunton, VA 24401
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Staunton
  • Phone Number: +1 540-886-9463

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