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RA Bistro

1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
+1 434-845-1601
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“burger” (36 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
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61 - 70 of 317 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2016

This place had great reviews so we checked it out. I had the steak skewer pasta, which was bland and very over cooked. My husband had the "merica burger" which was also over cooked. The manager was nice about it and actually gave us a...More

Thank Denise F
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

Hi Denise! We apologize for your experience, but glad you were able to speak to a manager. We hope you will come back and use your gift certificate soon!

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Visited with two friends around 4pm on a Sunday, and the restaurant wasn't busy at all (probably because of the odd dining time), so we were seated right away. None of us had been there before, so we took our time looking over the menus,...More

Thank sara2022
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Hi Sara! We love hearing you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you when you are back in Lynchburg!

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This place is tired and past its prime. It's obviously turned into a bar with a few tables. Hipster hangout for sure. And everything you get has way too much curry on it.

Thank Tabby B
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Tabby, we appreciate you stopping by to give us a review. We will pass along your feedback to our team.

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Crab dip was excellent and Happy Hour pricing on Guinness ! Great service. Plan to go back for dinner. They special made an appetizer for me.

Thank David D
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Hi David! Thank you for stopping by to give a review. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times over the years. The last time I tried there sirloin steak for the first time. It was perfectly cooked medium rare and tasted delicious. My wife got the seafood Mac and cheese which is Devine! (She gets it every time)...More

Thank LazarusDad
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Thanks for being such a loyal customer! We apologize for the chicken nuggets, next time just let us know and we will fix it asap! We look forward to seeing you and your family again, soon we hope!

Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have ate at RA Bistro several times. Every experience gets better and better. The food is made so fresh and is not mass produced. The food is made with love. In addition, the staff is very attentive without making the atmosphere snooty. The atmosphere...More

Thank Dan M
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thanks Dan! We appreciate really appreciate your kind words. Thanks for being such a loyal customer!

Reviewed 26 August 2016

I was there today with my daughter; just a lovely little lunch ! We're Calamari lovers !! That was the best ever !! Our server , Cliff was just fantastic !! We sat there forever! Always a great experience !

Thank Jacqueline O
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

That's fantastic Jacqueline! Glad to hear Cliff to take good care of you. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Went, again, a couple of times in August, 2016 for supper. Burgers usually and they were very good. Tuesday, tap out special, was one choice - enjoying Left Hand Milk Stout with the friendly staff. Good place, at the bar, to be able to chat,...More

Thank kamikazekiddo
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Glad to hear you enjoyed your burger and beer! Thanks for stopping by again and being such a loyal customer. See you soon!

Reviewed 24 August 2016

Casual dinning at its best in lynchburg. Very friendly staff and environment.Not to up scaled but great for a nice date with your special person.

Thank Robert B
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Hi Robert! Thank you for the great review. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 24 August 2016

I stopped in for a quick lunch with friends. Needless to say thats where everything went downhill. I took 20 mins after we were seated to have someone come take our drink order. By that time the table was ready to order. I order "The...More

Thank ch2669
Melissa P, Guest Relations Manager at RA Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Oh, no! We would like to apologize for not getting the temperature correct for your burger. Your feedback is valuable to us so we know where we need to continue to grow our team. We would like to personally invite you back for a chance...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
    (Washington)
  • Public Transportation: Located close by and throughout downtown Lynchburg.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-845-1601
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