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Rain Restaurant & Bar

283 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210
+1 276-739-2331
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
283 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Wife, daughters and I dined here for lunch on a shopping trip to local establishment. Fantastic bloody Mary's; small but impressive selection of draft beers. The 4 of us had something different and all were impressed. Waitress was a bit detached but I think she...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Rain did not disappoint. After our wonderful Barter experience, we were ready for more excellence. Between the four of us, we seemed to try everything. My husband loved the baked oysters. Good as one could get in New Orleans! Several of us had the stuffed...More

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We stumbled upon Rain by accident while traveling through Abington on our way to Tennessee. We had the Ahi Tuna, and Shrimp and Grits. The food was great and the atmosphere and service were just as nice. We had such a nice time that we...More

Thank Avalache
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Rain is absolutely my favorite restaurant in Abingdon, which is saying something since Abingdon has some amazing restaurants. The service is always perfect, food served hot and fresh, and the menu is to die for. I don't eat a ton of red meat but I...More

Thank spacewrangler83
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food and service. By far one of the best ahi tuna dishes I've had! My husband loved the salmon as well. We will definitely be back soon. It's worth the 1.5 hour drive for us to get there.

Thank Kimberly3810
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

While in Abington for a play we had lunch. Our waiter, John, was friendly and engaging. A Tuesday and not busy but clean and very pretty. We enjoyed a glass of wine with delicious fresh trout and butternut squash soup. Dessert was hot apple pie...More

Thank Pamela O
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Lunch was so good we might go back for dinner. Wife loved the butternut squash soup. Trout was very fresh and cooked perfectly. Great deserts as well.

Thank lmo559
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Rain is a delightful restaurant with extremely tasty entrées. Everything about our visit to rain was excellent. Would not hesitate to recommend this to anyone. Even among the outstanding restaurants in Abington I think this restaurant excels! Stuffed chicken is exceptionally good!

Thank Geep3623
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Well prepared and tasty food. Nice Atmosphere. Great location. Good service in the heart of historic Abington. We'll go back.

Thank HokieCub
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a road trip home with my parents and grandmother. The building was welcoming with gas lighting as you walk up. The staff was pleasant and friendly, the food was excellent

Thank JD3300
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9 October 2016|
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Response from Hokie67 | Reviewed this property |
If you're going during the pre-show (at the Barter) time on a Friday or Saturday night, then you should make a reservation. otherwise, you should be OK.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: +1 276-739-2331
Beautiful building with outdoor patio, very unique art/decor with a beautiful open bar and lounge area.
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