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Route 29/501 & Route 460, 3820 Wards Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
+1 434-582-1940
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have changed their menu a bit since the last time I was there. Tried their new burger, it was good, but the sides were skimpy. I literally got a tablespoon of coleslaw and 22 french fries. McDonald's gives you more fries in a Happy Meal. Server didn't seem to be very enthusiastic. Only saw him four times. Take our... More 

Thank Legendsingray
Bedford, Virginia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We went to Cracker Barrel this morning after lab work. The food was great, it was one of the best meals I've had in a while,

Thank Donna N S
Lynch Station, Virginia
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154 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

An extremely popular eatery in Lynchburg, but frequented by lots of senior citizens, so don't look for empty handicapped parking. I used to take my mother there. She had a handicapped placard and, indeed, had difficulty walking. Not once, however, did we find a vacant handicapped space. Once you get in, the smells of cinnamon and old-fashioned candy are enticing,... More 

Thank leesvillelake
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Cracker Barrel is well known, so there's not a lot to add to their already great reputation, but the folks in this Lynchburg store/restaurant o the extra mile.

Thank bsayerspr
Roanoke, VA
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484 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Since we were passing through Lynchburg a coupe of days before Christmas, we thought we would stop at this Cracker Barrel for breakfast. Other than a 30 minute wait to be seated, we had a good experience. The restaurant was packed, but waitress was friendly and took good care of us. Food was good.

Thank Hokiechip
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This location is near Liberty University and the servers are so very nice. The food is your standard good cracker barrel stuff. But what makes this location awesome is the staff!

Thank carterneal
Ocean City, Maryland
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318 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This Cracker Barrel was like most other restaurants in the popular chain. The difference, we noticed, was the friendliness of the staff, Service was rapid and friendly. The facility was clean and attractive. The food was delicious.

Thank denmiller2003
Lynchburg, Virginia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We go to the Craker Barel in Lynchburg, Va for breakfast and enjouy it every time. The ambiance makes you think you are in a country store and the smell of good home cooking finishes it off. The eggs are always cooked to your directions and the bacon and grits are great.

Thank 507Ken13
Waldorf, MD
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51 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

When we travel, we love Cracker Barrel as a place to relax and enjoy a great meal for a moderate price. But, we expect to spend some time. This one is different! Even though the place was full, and there was a wait list, we only waited about 15 minutes. Then, Audrey immediately came to our table and started our... More 

Thank Robert M
Lynchburg, Virginia
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Was here this evening with my family. A family tradition, every Friday evening we eat out as a family. This evening, I had ordered the Lemon Pepper Rainbow Trout, Cheese Grits, Fried Apples, and Seasonal Vegetables. (See the pic) The trout was about the best of my meal. The Fried Apples were right there with it. The vegetables were ok.... More 

Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 29/501 & Route 460, 3820 Wards Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-582-1940

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