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Driftwood Cafe - CLOSED

1449 E Lee Hwy, Chilhowie, VA 24319-5458
+1 276-521-0085
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
29 May 2014
“Nice discovery!”
18 Nov 2013
“Driftwood Cafe is NOT Riverfront Restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
1449 E Lee Hwy, Chilhowie, VA 24319-5458
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Reviewed 29 May 2014

We had a delightful luncheon here. The food was locally produced, nicely prepared and served by a young lady who clearly enjoyed working. The renovation of the building was all tastefully done. We'll stop by here on a future trip. I had never had blackberry...More

Thank Roy S
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Driftwood Cafe closed in 2013, and the building is now opened as a pharmacy and coffee shop. (Although coffee shop may be a misnomer as you cannot get many of the drinks that you can at other coffee places.) Many have also said that Driftwood...More

Thank jennaloohoo
Reviewed 31 October 2013

We four friends went here after church on Sunday, it was our first time but our friends had recommended it. This is the Riverfront Restaurant on Lee Highway in downtown Chilhowie; I gather it used to be called Driftwood and was in another location. This...More

Thank giorgio11
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Located in an old warehouse, we like the rustic atmosphere and the roomy dining areas. Food is casual but good, service with the usual SW Va friendliness. Right off the interstate, easy access and parking.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 June 2013

this is the first time i have ever posted a review on tripadvisor, so that must mean that my visit to the riverfront was special. The food was great and the service was great. The entire restaurant was very clean, including the restrooms. definity worth...More

Thank barnette32
Reviewed 28 May 2013

I have eaten here many times and have always enjoyed it. I highly recommend the Portabella Mushroom Wraps.

Thank DeborahC632
Reviewed 17 March 2013

I took a group to eat at this restaurant on Saturday, March 16, 2013. The food was okay. It was set up as a buffet and was very limited. There were two errors on my bill when I went to pay. I was charged $136...More

Thank Touring16
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Had lunch their Sunday 12/29/12 ordered steaks were cooked Just as we had ordered very good but over priced the sides tastedlike the had been frozen and then nuked the same thing with the rolls the service was awful our servers phone rang while taking...More

1  Thank Notveryhapp
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Our family was in the area and drove by the Riverfront Cafe. We decided to have lunch there rather than travel to the usual restaurants. First of all, it is a very nicely remodeled building that was once a hardware store. You enter into what...More

1  Thank uva7
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Excellent service and friendly atmosphere. We were dining with a baby and never felt too "cramped". Queso dip and mashed potatoes were really tasty! Glad we stopped here instead of a chain.

1  Thank Sarah P
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1449 E Lee Hwy, Chilhowie, VA 24319-5458
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chilhowie
  • Phone Number: +1 276-521-0085
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