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The Great 611 Steak Company

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3830 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-3044
+1 540-989-4675
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everytime we pass through Roanoke we have to stop by and eat at the 611.steak company .One of the best experiences for dining experiences and not alone for train buffs and all the memorabilia there is on the 611. we are seated immediately even if they are busy and get prompt service every time and service with a smile and... More 

Thank southernblondie
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74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place based off reviews we saw on TA and are so glad we did. Excellent food, delicious salad bar/potato bar and dessert bar and super efficient service and workers. Our waitress Donna was phenomenal and spot on with her service. She was personable and friendly and we'd definitely visit again and request her. Our new go-to spot... More 

Thank brandinicole21
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much to say about the Great 611 Steak Company. What I can said is the salad bar and the affordable prices that you can receive from their lunch menu is good. But, when it comes to the service on the other hand is not the greatest. Mostly because, the servers are more worried and focusing on if you are... More 

Thank Deidre R
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155 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I'm not a steak eater but the crowd I was with eats here every year so I tagged along. We were seated quickly on a busy Friday night but the line was long all night. Rolls with honey butter melt in your mouth. Salad bar was plentiful and tidy. I had the chicken with cheese and BBQ sauce and sweet... More 

1 Thank bdaygirl
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

When your looking for the possibility of having soup, salad, plenty of meats, tacos, italian, seafood this could be the place. This is a good place for eating all types of foods and het a salad buffet to boot. Food was cooked well and filling. Good value with great service. We enjoyed the visit amd good friends.

1 Thank Walter M
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Love Great 611...got the 9oz boxcar (rib eye). Was cooked perfectly. Tender & juicy. Would definitely recommend this restaurant. Very busy on weekends, best bet is to wait until around 8pm.. Crowds thin out a little then. Wonderful Railroad memorabilia everwhere.

1 Thank Tammy T
Roanoke, Virginia
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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stop here when we want a good steak at a good price. Never been disappointed about the food and portions. You get seated fast but service is starting lag. Had to request beverage refills and ask where wait staff was.

1 Thank savacu
Roanoke VA
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

It's been a while since we ate at the 611. As usual, it was crowded with patrons looking for a good meal at a reasonable price. We were seated quickly, but had to wait about 10 minutes before the waitress came for our drink order. We ordered the chopped steak with peppers and onions. The steak was juicy and well... More 

Thank Cassie427
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550 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Recommended. This place seems to be a favorite with the locals. Patrons from all walks of life wander in and out in work garb or suits, hunkering for filling meal. And that's what you get here — sizeable serving portions and a four-isle buffet chock full of goodies to eat. If you're hungry and have a big group to feed,... More 

Thank RoverTreks
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Me and the wife had to stop in Roanoke for night and chose this restaurant because the proximity of our hotel, we wanted steak and the reviews were good. We arrived on a Thursday night before Christmas and it was busy but we were seated right away. We both ordered the same meal which was the boxcar, 9 oz ribeye... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3830 Franklin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24014-3044
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-989-4675

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