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Main Street Restaurant

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837 W Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1037
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Quick stop and good eats. We've been here a few times for breakfast and early lunches. Service is always friendly and the prices are family friendly. Meals are delicious. Seriously comfort food like grandma used to make.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tyrone, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Fish and chips were wonderful. Steak sandwich also great. The service was very good. Clean family atmosphere. When we drove past at 1000 there was not a parking spot to be had. Around 1300 no problems. Highly recommend. Prices reasonable.

Thank Bob52014
Norfolk, Virginia
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We stopped by on the weekend on our way to an event. The service was quick and the breakfast was comfort food type but not anything fancy if that is what you're expecting. Our food tasted fine and my husband especially liked the pancakes; not as fluffy and dense. Coffee not very good.

Thank Love4Mint
Smithfield, Virginia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We've eaten here on many occasions and each time the meal is very good. The breakfasts are amazing and well cooked. It can get a bit loud and very crowded during the after church crowd on Sunday mornings, but it thins out quickly. The service has always been good, as well!

Thank Wendy B
Cleveland, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Vacations in Va Beach came to Smithfield after lunch. About 2 pm place was almost empty and we waited but nobody came to seat us.

Thank Linda V
Hampton, Virginia
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Longtime locally owned favorite. A good place for a full country breakfast or home-style comfort food anytime of the day. The staff is very friendly and welcoming and the prices reasonable.

Thank rca2011
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

Great Breakfast and service. My coffee was always full and servings were massive. The staff was friendly and would frequently checking on us to see if we needed anything.

Thank Jeff R
Smithfield, Virginia
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Ok, so it's not Ruth's Chris, or Sullivans, but you know what? It's still great! I love this place! I miss Angelos (but love the new firehouse) and this is the replacement. Same owners! Takes me back to my younger days in Hampton and Sammy and Nick's, Sammy and Angelo's or Sam and Steves, or..... whoever!!! It's a great place... More 

Thank Jerome5012
Monroe, New York, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Lots of local folks seem to go here. We have stopped by here for the past three years on a Sunday morning for breakfast while visiting our son in Suffolk. I like this place, they give you a lot of food for a very reasonable price. The wait staff is very friendly and provide great quality service. The food is... More 

Thank Robert S
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

The staff was very friendly. We were trying to read the specials board and someone came right over to help. Our meals were very good and very filling. My husband even commented he was glad we went there instead of fast food.

Thank Katherine P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 837 W Main St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1037
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield

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