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Southern Kitchen

9576 S Congress St, New Market, VA 22844-9451
+1 540-740-3514
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“peanut soup” (65 reviews)
“pie” (43 reviews)
“meringue” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9576 S Congress St, New Market, VA 22844-9451
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a stop for dinner during a recent visit to New Market area. The Southern Kitchen was opened and along the way to our destination so we stopped in. The menu had typical diner choices, for breakfast, lunch or dinner and desserts. We had...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on Father’s Day and they were serving their famous fried chicken and that’s what I ordered. Very good, I had have to say. The corn, not so much. Loved the root beer float. All for a decent price. This restaurant is like...More

1  Thank Dan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The husband craves Virginia Coutry Ham and the had it on the menu. This was a busy place and it is far from former, but it is filling.

Thank Terri S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service but the food was just okay. It is more of a diner than anything. The staff was friendly

Thank scotnjulie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed something better than McD's, and we saw the sign on the highway. We went for it, and so glad we did. All locals in the place, good conversation going on. Felt like going home. Folks were nice,service was great. Food was very good....More

Thank Rob J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just like a diner but down south excellent food good service just what you would expect out of a home cooked Southern restaurant. Reasonable prices and quality food make it worth the stop

Thank Sgkbroker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice stop for lunch just off the highway. Very pleasant with friendly service. For lunch there was a nice variety to choose from. New Market is nice to visit and walk around in. Wish I would of had some of their pie. Looked good.

Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service! We had the fried chicken and the country fried steak for entrees and lemon meringue pie and blackberry pie with ice cream for dessert. Everything was delicious! If we lived in the area we would be regulars.

Thank Bigpinkgiraffe
Reviewed June 6, 2018

We were staying in a nearby hotel, enroute from Washington and we drove into the town and found this lovely little restaurant, which looked very inviting. The menu was very varied, including specials for the day. However, we both opted to have Lloyd's Famous Fried...More

Thank chrissylenny
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

This little place is a must go to if you are in the New Market area. Known for their fried chicken and homemade meringue pies we had both for dinner and were not disappointed. Everyone was super friendly. Our waitress was great and super attentive....More

Thank Wineact
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May 5, 2017|
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Response from rchalfen | Reviewed this property |
AGREED - wine and beer are only alcoholic drinks.
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January 5, 2015|
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Response from Richard L | Reviewed this property |
In answer to your question I have only ate here twice. Both my times were great and I do expect to return. You can call them at (540) 740-3514 and ask them. Good Luck as this a great place and the staff is very friendly!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9576 S Congress St, New Market, VA 22844-9451
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Shenandoah County  >  New Market
  • Phone Number: +1 540-740-3514
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