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922 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
+1 540-953-2700
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (69 reviews)
“potato skins” (3 reviews)
“quesadillas” (4 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
922 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I do like this place. Great decor and our waitress was fantastic....but.... We were greeted by a hostess who acted like she had never seen the seating chart. I have been going to Macados for a long time and have been to many of their...More

Thank macsterling
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Macado's was one of my favorites when I was a student way back in the early 80s. I was so pleased my freshman daughter wanted to try it when I came down last Sunday to visit her. I checked the menu ahead of time, and...More

1  Thank HILKER09
Reviewed 30 August 2017

It is a great college tavern eatery. Lots if stuff hanging from the wall. Massive menu full of sandwiches and other handhelds.

1  Thank BB55Fan
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The room is full of old movie and tv items . Fun to see what you can find around you . The food was ok. Probably wouldn't go back.

1  Thank terrysavage
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Leaving the kids at VT and having an old American breakfast, what a way to close a complete cycle. Burgers and sandwiches are a must, amazing service, they even tried to speak our mother tong SPANISH... that is fabulous

1  Thank Carminecolarusso
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is within walking distance of Hyatt. Lots of seating. Food was very good. Dan, our waiter, was great.

1  Thank Harvard2014
Reviewed 19 August 2017

So I went with my partner who was a regular here as a teenager. It was a great visit. The food was very good and the service friendly. The ambiance is definitely college oriented but I enjoyed it. I've been to the Macado's in Charlotte...More

1  Thank Alex D
Reviewed 17 August 2017

In a college town, restaurants and sandwich places come and go. This place is a long time survivor. Consistently Good Food

1  Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Whenever we visit Blacksburg, we try to make a stop at Macado's for a meal. I've been ordering the same sandwich, The Carpetbagger, for years! And we always start with the potato skins. The menu has many options but we usually stick to the sandwiches;...More

1  Thank Jan P
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a place that one needs to experience at least once on a visit to VA Tech. Good sandwich shop. Good relics from back in the day.

Thank Stacy G
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Questions & Answers
Debbie T
20 January 2017|
Response from SuperGirl11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are 3 locations -
Carrie S
17 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Matt P | Property representative |
Macado's does offer catering! All you have to do is call and ask to speak to the Manager about catering. Their catering menu is online as well! Just google Macado's Catering
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
8:00 am - 12:30 am
8:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 922 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-953-2700
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