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Purple Fiddle

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Great music venue.

Great experience to watch our favorite band. Buying a ticket very early online does not guarantee... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
great music, fun setting

a good experience. Only down side is that our advance paid for tickets did not assure us a seat... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Weston, West Virginia
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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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21 East Avenue, Thomas, WV
+1 304-463-4040
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 25, 2008

My wife and I have gone on vacations in Canaan Valley several times and always enjoyed eating, drinking and hanging out at the Purple Fiddle, so when we had a few days free for a quick getaway, we decided to stay their guest house, the...More

13  Thank stevesmallhomes
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 15, 2007

I'm willing to give this place the benefit of the doubt because it seems to have potential, but our experience was less than stellar. The employees, both of them, were flat-faced and unwelcoming, and questions were received in a way that left you feeling like...More

4  Thank youcanleaveyourhaton
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

Great experience to watch our favorite band. Buying a ticket very early online does not guarantee seating. Arrive VERY early to assure a place to sit. Food was average but got there 1 1/2 early so I would have a seat & ordered food to...More

Thank Woodsylady
Reviewed September 25, 2018

When I arrived, I was awkwardly standing at the front while the manager or employee was busy doing things even though he saw me, but did not acknowledge me. After a few minutes, he did take my order. I ordered the World Peace wrap which...More

2  Thank IrishVixen
Reviewed September 19, 2018

a good experience. Only down side is that our advance paid for tickets did not assure us a seat- and there were none. A significant booooo - we spent $80 to come stand.

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

the food and especially the music again shows that there is beauty and fun everywhere. You just have to look a little bit

Thank groovedad
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We made a special trip to this venue just to see the Essex Green in an intimate setting. What a pleasure. So intimate that we enjoyed a beer in the beer garden while the band went over their set list before the show, and then...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Arrived in Thomas to see friends son, The Suitcase Junket perform at the Fiddle. Was not disappointed at any level. Friendly bar/restaurant atmosphere with elevated stage and an outdoor area. Good, solid food products, mostly sandwiches; good variety of local, regional and national brews. Music...More

1  Thank terrymR3609FK
Reviewed June 27, 2018

I've been performing at the Purple Fiddle as a touring musician for several years now. It is a truly unique and wonderful place. While music is a central feature of the Fiddle, it also serves as a local cultural hub and seems to be at...More

Thank Shawn T
Reviewed June 18, 2018

They had a travelling band give a concert there. The venue is perfect for this type of thing. We were 8 feet from the stage, beer selection was outstanding and dancing ensued on the small dance floor. Great time!

Thank va_hikers
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We have been there a few times and food is definitely not the draw. There's often live music but the food is very average.

Thank Andres_and_Angela
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We have visited many times over the years and have always had a great time! Really nice, intimate setting to see some fabulous musicians up close. A few beers on tap and a pretty extensive bottle/can list. Also have wine and liquor if I recall....More

Thank MorelHunterPA
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