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Dish Small Plates & WIne Bar

$$ - $$$
Spanish, Wine Bar
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1120 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1721
+1 434-528-0070
Today
17:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Mon 17:30 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Lynchburg and we were not interested in big meal. Dish provides nice selection on smaller plates. We had 2 each. All were tasty and well presented. Particularly likes Salmon rolls (lox) with cheese and apple.

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Thank Richard G
Concord, Virginia
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A group headed to Nashville to record a couple of songs were at the Dish the night we were there and it was such a treat to hear them play and sing. It was only three people in the group so it was perfect for the small restaurant without being overbearing with the sound system. The food was freshly prepared... More 

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Thank Emily1950
Amherst, Virginia
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Surprising quirky little restaurant in downtown Lynchburg. Has been a staple on mainstreet for years and always great food. Unique locally sourced small plates for sharing we always enjoy a great meal at Dish.

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Thank lilybird01
Forest, Virginia
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

We have been to Dish 3 times in the past and all 3 times were excellent. This time, not so much. There were 3 people in our party. Service was incredibly slow, even though our reservations were on the early side and we were the only diners when we arrived. After ordering, it took the waiter a good 15 minutes... More 

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Great staff, delectable food, off the charts veggies. Don't miss this one. Seriously.. the brussel sprouts and cauliflower were awesome.... And i dont like vegeables!

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Thank CJ C
Forest, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Overpriced, badly conceived, but great presentation. We waited 45 minutes from arriving just to get bread. Too many items included fish AND beef or pork. Hubby is allergic to fish, I'm allergic to beef and pork - so there was very little to choose from. Chorizo tamale lacked . . . chorizo. Hubby said there was a hint in there,... More 

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Thank DeirdreSerio
Forest, Virginia
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Dish specializes in "small plates," which are great for sharing and tasting. But they also have a couple of large plates every day. The food is beautifully presented and service is excellent. It is a small, cozy restaurant and it is our absolute FAVORITE restaurant in the Lynchburg area. We HIGHLY recommend it. I come from a little north of... More 

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Thank Bsnbsn16
Chicago
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This was recommended by a couple who loves the place--and with good reason. The food was delicious-beginning with the homemade bread and arugula pesto and ending with the Nutella Chess for dessert. Our server was friendly and knowledgeable! My husband and I had a fantastic evening here. The cheese course was INCREDIBLE!!!

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Thank mastack
Virginia
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Dish has delicious food, a nice atmosphere, and unfortunately uncomfortable seating. My wife and I have been there a number of times and the food has always been very good. They have a large selection of small plates selections with regularly-rotating small-plate specials as well as entrees for those who just want to eat one, big meal. If I had... More 

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Thank swissclerk
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Stopped in for a delicious dinner! Love the ambiance and the service is great! Can't wait to return with my hubby this time!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish, Wine Bar
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1721
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-528-0070

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