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221 Main St, Dayton, VA 22821-9730
+1 540-908-0029
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Bethesda, Maryland, United States
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

It was parked outside of Shenandoah Caverns and it was lunch time (and recommended by our tour guide). The food was basic - cheeseburger, chicken salad sandwich, cheese steak sandwich, and hotdog. My daughter got the hotdog -- she wanted it very plain and got it very plain (not even grilled -- just boiled). She said it was good. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Me and a workmate are here for a week and came out to eat at a Mexican restaurant but found it closed on Sunday night. As we drove by Mama's, we saw people inside so we stopped. But she is also closed on Sunday. Diana was talking to folks about catering a wedding and told us to come in anyway.... More 

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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

We were waiting to go to a show at the theater and decided to try this place. AWESOME. Great food and great staff... I suggest the wing dings..Can't talk enough of this place, and the burgers we saw were HUGE.

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Thank KarokeS
Waynesboro, Virginia
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

While everyone was waiting in lines to try all the different burgers at the Good Times Festival, I managed to munch on to some of the best nachos I've had! Granted it was pretty pricy, but that's kind of expected during a food truck/campground festival. I hear their philly cheese steak is wonderful, so I might try that next if... More 

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Thank Jessi M
Staunton, Virginia, United States
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

At first thought a little pricey but it was worth every penny. Very impressed with our first time eating at Mama's Caboose. Will definitely plan another visit.

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Thank Debbie H
Colonial Heights, Virginia
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163 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

Stopped at this place to eat lunch when we saw the owner's food truck outside. She was just getting started with a sit down eatery in a building. Yummy crab cakes and salad. Have a tad bit of growing pains - minimal seating. Owner is super friendly and loves interacting with her customers. They were busy prepping for a huge... More 

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Cary, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2014

Diane, owner of Mama's Caboose, delivered a phenomenally perfect Thanksgiving Dinner to our Northern Virginia/Massanutten Resort condo on Thanksgiving Day--at exactly the time she said she'd arrive. We searched online two weeks earlier, found her website after looking over at least a dozen caterers, and decided to try her cooking this year after talking to her on the phone from... More 

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Thank Melinda B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2014

Diane owner of Mama's Caboose came to our house and catered a 4 course meal for 10 people. The food was fantastic. She came with everything she needed, started right away preparing the food and had the timing down so the 10 of us could enjoy each others company and wine between each course. She cooked it, served us and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Cuisine
Delicatessen, Street Food, American, Healthy
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Main St, Dayton, VA 22821-9730
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 540-908-0029

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