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Shoney's

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2673 Lee Hwy, Troutville, VA 24175-6326
+1 540-992-6400
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07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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232 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast bar had fried bologna. It was good. Ordered a patty melt with fries. Wife ordered hamburger with onion rings Order was filled the way we asked and sandwiches were very good. Service was great and prices were reasonable.

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Thank Ken W
Athol, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Don't eat here. The building is in disrepair. The bathrooms were run-down, and dirty. The food was unimpressive. The salad bar had plain, iceberg lettuce. Not a good selection on the buffet. My husband's fried cod sandwich was over-cooked and tasted nothing like cod. My meal wasn't much better. We come through this area every year but we will never... More 

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Thank hawthornemare
Newfoundland, Canada
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86 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stopped here on our drive to Knoxville. It was our first time visiting a Shoney's so we decided to try the buffet. It was a very good buffet as these things go. It contained meat loaf and baked and fried chicken. The mash potatoes were either out of a can or preprocessed from a package and tasteless as was... More 

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Thank Joan H
High Point, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Tried the breakfast buffett for the 1st time in years. Some if the best bacon I've ever had,not to mention the eggs and sausage. I also had a salad off the salad bar for desert!

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Thank Kenneth K
Bristol, Tennessee
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Besides the fact that the server was very nice and tried her best, the food was awful! The choices were extremely bad, remembering what used to be available at Shoney's many years ago, and the quality of food was horrible! Choices were very inconsiderable and I will never eat at Shoney's again!

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Thank stargazrmj
Roanoke, Virginia
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I hadn't eaten at one for 15 years so when we received a gift certificate so we thought we would give it a try. We ate from the buffet and it was a mistake. We arrived at 7pm and so much of the food was dried up or had been sitting for awhile. I asked the waitress... More 

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Thank doupnikka
Lawrenceville, Georgia
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I stopped for breakfast at this southern institution that has closed all locations near my Atlanta home. This USED TO BE a really top notch buffet, but now I know apparently why all of the Shoney's near me have gone out of business. The basics were still there, and really can't be screwed up -- scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage etc.... More 

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Thank SilverBean925
High Point, North Carolina
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52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped on way home for lunch. Heavy construction outside and not real busy. Staff was very friendly and food was mediocre. Ordered fish sandwich that was very crunchy and appeared to be fried in old grease. Overall about average on other dishes.

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Thank Terry P
Woodstock, Georgia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Had the breakfast bar and we looked forward to a large selection. The food was hot and the eggs were nicely done. Enjoyed the fruit and the French toast. The restaurant was clean and the rest rooms were also clean. Offered us a senior discount without asking. Staff was nice and service was good.

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Thank Diane B
Rocky Mount, Virginia
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been to a Shoney's in forever. I think my son enjoyed it more than I did. He was intrigued by the buffet. If I go back again, it would be for him. Good for families. Right off the interstate, makes it good for travelers off of 81 or locals.

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Thank Tammy B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2673 Lee Hwy, Troutville, VA 24175-6326
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Troutville
  • Phone Number: +1 540-992-6400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?