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Ruth's Place

18027 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-3482
+1 540-489-7884
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“meatloaf” (7 reviews)
“spaghetti” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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18027 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-3482
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Ruth's has always had good food. However, the overall staffing is in dire need of some work. You never know if you will get your food in a timely manner or not. Last night was the "not". We ordered each ordered a salad. One of...More

Thank Roanoke_VirginiaCcsb
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Each time we went in... on way put...we said No more or not a again to rat there. so we havent ... food OK and that is true... staff nice

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Based on my last visit, this place has home cooking. The one exception is the Macaroni and Cheese. I'm not sure there was any cheese in the sauce, more of a white sauce mixed with macaroni. We usually order a vegetable plate, so a good...More

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We came and seated the waitress came to our table and took our order right away. Our food was good although we had to wait on it for about 40 minutes.

Thank Kali M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch at Ruth's Place yesterday for lunch. We both chose the taco salad which was one of the lunch specials. Excellent choice! Very tasty taco salad. Service was great. Staff is very friendly.

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped when we were passing based on reviews. This is an old time diner. Big portions and homemade food. Excellent cornbread and pie! Not a lot of ambience, but friendly service.

Thank maskvg
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Ruth's looks like a place you would drive by if you based it on outside appearance. That would be a mistake. There are always many cars outside Ruth's and that is because the locals know how delicious and down home the food is at Ruth's....More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Ordered a Reuben Sandwich, which is usually made with the meat shaved in layers. The Reuben had one piece of meat on it, not shaved or layered and it was awful very little saurekruate on it need I say more meatloaf was made with green...More

Thank Velda S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

After finally finding the restaurant ( our GPS totally screwed up), we were pleasantly surprised. Busy place with locals, which is what we look for. We both had the chicken salad platter special and it was great. Had chicken salad along with fruit,cantaloupe, watermelon, strawberry,...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

very nice décor. Food is ok to good. Depends on what you get and who is cooking. Staff and waitresses are nice. FRESH LARGE hamburgers are yummy! with home made fries. Lots of homemade goodies like macaroni salad (sweeter version). Lots of desserts, some homemade....More

Thank AliJVa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18027 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-3482
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 540-489-7884
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