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Blue 5

2nd St, Roanoke, VA
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2nd St, Roanoke, VA
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the second time we had the privilege to have dinner here after all day of training. They closed the place just for us! The band “Monsters of Soul “ We great 👍! The food 🥘 was top notch!

Thank W3083UZmarkh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended a concert recently at Blue 5. The hosts and bartenders could not have been more accommodating. In particular, I want to mention Cody (one of the two hosts). Due to crowd size, we had to stand at the bar for 45 minutes before...More

Thank SorciereLeBlanc
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came in with high hopes because of reviews and the blues theme it was putting out. The inside was definitely blues influenced which was great, music was great and we got a decent table. That's when it changed. Katherine was our server who wasn't...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a stop with unique food, good variety options on draft, and very good service, in downtown Roanoke... this may be your place! Street parking is very limited, one way streets to navigate, but a parking garage is less than a block.

Thank mjrgnsn
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This place has interesting eclectic design. The visual draws you in. Host was very friendly as was our waitress. I got a Caesar salad with shrimp. The shrimp was plump juicy and really well seasoned. I also got a pumpkin White Russian which was way...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Drink orders were taken within 10 minutes. Food order was taken 35 minutes after we had entered. Our food arrived after we had been there one hour and 40 minutes. We got our check after we had been there two hours and 20 minutes. It...More

Thank Aubrey L
Reviewed 23 December 2017

excellent food, a little pricey and the service was great. Was quite crowded and seating was sgueezed. Atmosphere is nice and it was very clean.

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Looking for a good restaurant with something for everyone? Blue 5 is the place to go. Located in downtown Roanoke, they specialize in craft beer, but have a full bar and wine menu as well. Whether you want a great buyer or a pasta dish,...More

Thank Colleen R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We made reservations for a Friday night late seating (there was live music), and ended up having to wait nearly half an hour. However, the staff was very nice, gave us a good table right near the band, and comped our appetizer. The band was...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great time when in Roanoke on Wednesday nights. Enjoyed the maple burger and small salad. Yummy! the Music is fantastic! "Hoppie Vaughan and the Ministers of Soul" play there on Wednesday evenings and they are the other reason we went back to Blue 5, while...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd St, Roanoke, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
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