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The Quarter

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$$ - $$$
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19 Salem Ave, Roanoke, VA 24011 (Formerly Tong's Thai Restaurant)
+1 540-342-2990
11:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Salem, Virginia
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I usually visit the Quarter at least once a month. My latest trip was with several corporate visitors and they all loved it! My personal favorite appetizer is Gator Bites and entree is the New Orleans Combo. Gumbo, Jambalaya and Shrimp and Grits which comes with cornbread. You will not be disappointed! If you go in the spring, summer or... More 

Thank lifeisgoodatthelake
Lewisburg, West Virginia
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I lived in Louisiana for a few years, so I was thrilled to find a Cajun restaurant in the area. I had their convo of red beans & rice, gumbo, and jambalaya and it was delicious! Also had their crab beignets and they were delicious. Don't forget to try their Anita Amber Ale on tap. Taste of heaven!

Thank Trish F
Fincastle, Virginia
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I ate here on a Saturday night and were seated promptly. Waitress took care of us and I ordered prime rib and wife ordered shrimp and grits. Food was very tasty and prime rib was exactly as I ordered it. Be aware that the potatoes you get are mashed sweet potatoes which are quit good. Wife's meal was... More 

Thank soonerpirate
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163 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here during an overnight in Roanoke, and we were not disappointed. The Cajun meatloaf and man n cheese is amazing! Drinks were also good. I would definitely recommend.

Thank CarrieNSC
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

My wife and I recently had dinner here on New Year's Eve with friends and were able to drop-in and get a table after our original plans fell through. My wife had the Shrimp and Grits, I had the Jambalaya and we both loved our choices. I would have preferred my Jambalaya to be a little more spicy, I was... More 

Thank Dessimus
Knoxville Tennessee
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94 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Returned here after an enjoyable lunch when here last year. My wife had the seafood gratin and I had the crawfish etouffee. With a porter to drink and creme brulee our dinner was complete. Our waitress was very busy but a dream to work with as we were in no rush whatever while watching Tennessee Vols beat Nebraska in the... More 

Thank Silentflier
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

My visit was a solid choice with overwhelming menu options. Dining at the bar was a pleasurable experience filled with great food, conversation, and service.

1 Thank James T
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I've visited multiple times and it's always so good. The food is amazing and the staff is great. Everyone is friendly and delightful! I love the outdoor patio in nice weather. One of my favorite places to eat !

Thank Lindsey J
Perth, Australia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just cant pass up jambalaya so it was a sharp left as we passed the door and that was a wise choice loved it ,loved the food loved the atmosphere, terrific staff, live music was spot on suited the décor to a tee, and was well priced too, thoroughly enjoyed the night

Thank tony c
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
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235 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Top notch lunch in what initially looks like a good old sports bar but which has a lovely New Orleans menu. Our seafood bisque was excellent as we're the two salad. One Caesar the other blackened chicken. All ingredients fresh. Copious portions. Fair price. Charming service. Outdoor patio was lovely. Definitely would go back.

Thank Bcobert

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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 15 - USD 20
American, Cajun & Creole, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Salem Ave, Roanoke, VA 24011 (Formerly Tong's Thai Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-342-2990

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