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Regency Room at The Williamsburg Inn

136 East Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4271
+1 844-734-3672
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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136 East Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4271
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We look forward to this as a special event each year. Unfortunately, this was very disappointing for the price and what was provided. We brought our entire family and had bragged about how cool the selections were and The high quality of the food —...More

1  Thank larryp723
Travisbrust, Manager at Regency Room at The Williamsburg Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Dear Larryp723, Thank you for taking the time to giving us the opportunity to review your feedback on the Grand Illumination Buffet. We are very concerned with your feedback as we strive to give all of our guests the exemplary service and well prepared food...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Nice selection of items from prime rib to seafood. Elegant setting and good service. Price is a bit on the high side, but quality food does not come cheap.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A simply wonderful meal with exceptional service in this quite perfect establishment! Also enjoyed some shopping in the "tourist shop".

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We attended a dinner with Charles Dickens great grandson where he read and acted in a one-man show. The show was outstanding and the food was good. Unfortunately during our stay the Regency room was not open for meals or brunch very disappointing. I don’t...More

Thank JFR502S
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My wife and I went here for breakfast. The orange juice was fresh squeezed and that makes a big difference in taste and acidity over anything else. The pancakes were thick, but unlike most, were fluffy in the middle and not at all soggy or...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I expected this experience to be the highlight of our trip and so we saved the Regency Room at the Williamsburg Inn for our last night. Almost anywhere else would have been better. I had to ask for a chair because the barrel swivel chairs...More

Thank Patricia488
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I have visited the Regency Room twice for afternoon tea - it was quite an experience. You did not need to dress up but have a tasted to elegant English afternoon tea.

Thank aoltang
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Excellent FINE dining.....something you need to experience every so often . Our waiter was from France.....& we a very pleasurable night of dining with this man. Excellent waiter , gave us very good advise on our dinner selection & wine selection. When he found out...More

2  Thank ragtyme
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

As long time patrons of Sunday brunch in the Regency Room, we were a little anxious over the recent renovations and the relocating brunch to The Rockefeller Room. Quickly our concerns disappeared when we were seated by a wonderful hostess and then quickly met by...More

Thank PattieC757
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Regency Room with the excellent service, the great food, the beautiful room, the elegant furniture is no longer available for meals. If you have not been in a while you will be disappointed. They have redone the dining rooms and all is not well...More

Thank johnofnottingham
Travisbrust, Manager at Regency Room at The Williamsburg Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear johnofnottingham, Thank you for your concern of the Regency Room's transition to an event space. While the room will continue to be a stunning room used for weddings and social events the Regency Room will be available as a holiday dining experience location for...More

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Margaret B
22 April 2018|
Response from larryp723 | Reviewed this property |
No, not that I'm aware of but best check with them. When they remodeled, they took meals out of the Recency Room and use for special events. For dinner, they replaced with the Rockefeller Room.
Kristen B
26 June 2017|
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Response from eileenshafer | Reviewed this property |
The Williamsburg Inn has recently gone through a renovation of their restaurants and Terrace Lounge. It is my understanding that the Regency Dining Room is now reserved for special events only. However, I would suggest... More
13 September 2016|
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Response from shinkymoss | Reviewed this property |
They stopped afternoon tea service
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 75
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Seating, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 East Francis Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4271
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 844-734-3672
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