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Very good meal. Waitress was wonderful.
Jody King via google.com - Nov 26, 2020
The Virginia Diner is a landmark for everyone in Eastern Virginia, and it is still capable of producing Southern Fried Chicken almost as good as my Grandmother’s was. They are not as careful of their Country Ham as they used to be, and there are reasons and excuses for that. But I think it will always be worth a visit, even from many ... read more
Douglas W. Reynolds, Jr. via google.com - Nov 25, 2020
Buffet bit as large as before Covid-19 some items were dried out and not warm enough. Others were fine.
Darmailya Boone via google.com - Nov 23, 2020
The service was great and the food was great 👍 ... read more
Juan Torres via google.com - Nov 22, 2020
Burgers way over cooked, but over all everthing was ok, the wife is in a wheelchair their restrooms do not accomidate wheelchairs had to go into the womans restroom to help her walk which made for an embarrising moment. The staff was very friendly and wanted to help. First time in a while the staff saved the day for the establishment ... read more
Frank Jurcik via google.com - Nov 19, 2020
Good home cooking ... read more
Marie Rose Ramos Crostic via google.com - Nov 18, 2020
This restaurant captures the charm ...
This restaurant captures the charm of the commonwealth! Such a sweet place to if you want to capture the essence of Virginia home cooking! Ham biscuits, chicken biscuits, seafood, and southern comfort all under one roof! This place would be perfect for groups, or just a simple lunch date. The food is delicious and the restaurant is s ... read more
Colleen S. via yelp.com - Nov 18, 2020
The Virginia Diner is always great. We stop 4 times a year going to and coming from the beach.
DEBBIE HARRIS via google.com - Nov 17, 2020
Great place to eat. Best tasting bacon I've ever had.
Sabrina Thompson via google.com - Nov 17, 2020
Great menu. Friendly staff!
Andrea Leonard via google.com - Nov 16, 2020
We had a great meal from the Virginia Diner. We had a gift card to use and placed our “to-go” order at the counter with Zaire. She was quite knowledgeable with the menu and was very pleasant. We both ordered a tenderloin sandwich with onion rings. The food and service was fantastic and would highly recommend the Virginia Diner. Ma ... read more
Ronda Wegner via google.com - Nov 12, 2020
Great pit stop for travelers! Good food, nice prices,super waitstaff. They come by their reputation rightfully. Grab a can of their famous peanuts while you are there!
Becky Horstman via google.com - Nov 11, 2020
Friendly and courteous service. The food was not up to par. The beef liver was overcooked (well done), I ordered medium rare. The grilled onions were crunchy, homemade mac and cheese was tasteless, dry, lacking any seasonings. The collards were too salty. The for stars are for our server only....
FANNIE W GAYLE via google.com - Nov 11, 2020
Another excellent meal at The Virginia ...
Another excellent meal at The Virginia Diner. Great food and service. It's really nice to see Veteran support from their management team and owners. Had a free two piece chicken dinner with two sides and hush puppies (choice of biscuit instead). Very clean establishment. Was greeted immediately after entering and enjoyed the entire e ... read more
Doug D. via yelp.com - Nov 11, 2020
***Review is based on the entrance ...
***Review is based on the entrance and gift shop area only.***

I was passing through, heading to VA Beach and this place caught my eye. It was a quick stop to check out this place. The outside of the restaurant does not look too appealing, but once you step foot inside it looks completely different. The inside looks very well-
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Israel G. via yelp.com - Nov 10, 2020
Excellent food and service ...
David Brogden via google.com - Nov 8, 2020
The catfish was great!
Michelle Walker via google.com - Nov 8, 2020
First time visiting since the change in management. Nicely decorated and it was good to see some of the same wait staff. Ms. Patricia was great and very attentive. I didn't go for the buffet, however, it looked very appealing. I tried the seafood platter and collards. I've been coming to the diner for years and has always had ... read more
Willie Wilkerson via google.com - Nov 7, 2020
Wonderful food. Carrots souffle was heavenly. Great service. Would go back again.
Edward Birmingham via google.com - Nov 7, 2020
Clean, great food and friendly service.
Brian Campbell via google.com - Nov 7, 2020
It was nice but we won't be going back. I enjoyed the service but really wasn't impressed by the food. My curiosity has been satisfied.
Pam Foresta via google.com - Nov 5, 2020
Delicious home cooked meals! Be sure to check it out if you're near by. The fried chicken is amazing.
The North American Sportsman via google.com - Nov 4, 2020
Best burger I've had in a while. Bun was toasted and lightly buttered till the bread was just the right amount of crunchy to soft, the burger itself was juicy and full of flavor, but don't get me started on the collards. Y.U.M.
Nicole Troyer via google.com - Nov 3, 2020
Been eating here for 70 years and love it!!
Anne Bright via google.com - Nov 3, 2020
It was great and food was great. That food just hit the spot ... read more
Tre'Vaughn Gray via google.com - Nov 1, 2020
Good dinner food. Love coming each year on our vacation. Recently updated the inside of the building and it's beautiful!
Amber Schnarr via google.com - Nov 1, 2020
Good food great service felt like eating Sunday dinner at grandmother house ... read more
Devin Porter via google.com - Nov 1, 2020
Most of food was great, but spoonbread was cold, and service was not very good. And they weren't even busy.
Jan Grubb via google.com - Oct 30, 2020
As usual... Virginia Diner never let's me down.
Suffolk Amusements via google.com - Oct 30, 2020
On my bucket list! Great service. Fried chicken and biscuits were delicious 😋. Will be going back.
Dawn Dulin via google.com - Oct 30, 2020
It was excellent ... read more
Evelyn Ballard via google.com - Oct 28, 2020
Pulled pork, Southern fried chicken, collards highly recommended. Staff friendly ... read more
Crystal Solomon via google.com - Oct 28, 2020
Best burger ever!!!
June So via google.com - Oct 27, 2020
Food exceptional. I had fried catfish. Order arrived quick, food hot, seasoned just right. Server very friendly. Enjoyed the upgraded, new decor. Will definitely return.
Claudette Dean via google.com - Oct 26, 2020
Love the peanuts.
Amanda Hottinger via google.com - Oct 26, 2020
Great food very friendly ... read more
Wyatt Burton via google.com - Oct 25, 2020
Wow. The remodel looks awesome.
Rhonda B via google.com - Oct 25, 2020
I live in Newport News so this place is a little out of the way. But if I'm near the Virginia Diner it's a must stop for lunch or dinner. All the food is carefully prepared and delicious. The fried chicken is my favorite and the ribs are fall off the bone fantastic! You won't be disappointed.
Mike Bass via google.com - Oct 23, 2020
Very polite and I will go again ; good selection of nuts to choose from . Food is good too !
Brenda Conway via google.com - Oct 23, 2020
Virginia Diner is classic high quality country food with great service, in a clean environment! We are "foodies" and don't normally eat a lot of fried , high carb stuff but we make an exception for Virginia Diner! We love their Fried Chicken, pulled pork, and peanut pie. We can't drive through Wakefield without stopping!
Wendy Dotson via google.com - Oct 21, 2020
The sandwich was kind of bland ...
The sandwich was kind of bland, nothing too special to it. Fries were awesome! The restaurant is extremely clean and well kept. Very covid friendly seating. Waited in a long line to pay our tabs/buy Virginia diner peanuts and goodies.

Well worth the wait for the Virginia Diner peanuts and treats!
Jessica R. via yelp.com - Oct 21, 2020
It is pretty and clean and the food is really good ... read more
Barb Lewis via google.com - Oct 20, 2020
A Virginia Classic
Stopped here for the first time in a year or two. Was pleasantly surprised to see the place has been completely remodeled. It's a nice new fresh look. The food is good. Had a tasty cheeseburger and fries. The fries were really tasty.
MikeGA19591982 via tripadvisor.com - Oct 20, 2020
It's so clean, casual but charming, spacious seating arrangement, and great tasting food. An a buffet available but you don't serve yourself! Yes ... read more
La-Tanga Peebles via google.com - Oct 20, 2020
Food was great ... read more
Judy Nichols via google.com - Oct 19, 2020
Really great service, the food was nothing to get excited over. The water tasted like it came out of a garden hose.
Zach stout via google.com - Oct 19, 2020
Located in Wakefield Virginia. The food was delicious and great service. Had a nice ride in country to get there.
Belinda Hughes via google.com - Oct 18, 2020
Food was just okay. Not bad but not what I expected. Had the French dip, not a lot of roast beef on sandwich, definitely not worth 9.99. The bread was fresh and best part of Sandwich ... read more
ronald greene via google.com - Oct 16, 2020
Yummy!
Angie Downey via google.com - Oct 15, 2020
I travel through this area several ...
I travel through this area several times a year an Virginia Diner is a regular stop for me. The customer service and food are EXCELLENT. Thank you for being a staple in rural Virginia!
Ann C. via yelp.com - Oct 14, 2020
Missed this restaurant bon Sunday, it was packed. Traveling back through on a Tuesday and got the chance to give it a try. Super friendly staff and reasonable prices. Nice variety of Virginia peanuts for sale among other things. Would recommend and return if in the area.
Vicky Griego via google.com - Oct 13, 2020
As always. Everything was great!
Shirley Keech via google.com - Oct 13, 2020
Excellent food, generous portions, and great service!
Frances Styles via google.com - Oct 13, 2020
Love the peanuts, good food too.
Yogi Barr via google.com - Oct 13, 2020
love this place macncheese = 10/10 carrot thingy was kinda wierd tho ... read more
emma ash via google.com - Oct 12, 2020
Everyone was so nice and polite. Alexia served us today, and being the first time here she was very helpful and had a great personality. The food was amazing. We will definitely stop in again.
Terri Seymour via google.com - Oct 11, 2020
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