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Colonial Restaurant

8804 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588-4719
+1 434-821-2511
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“home cooking” (2 reviews)
“waitresses” (3 reviews)
“colonial” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
8804 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588-4719
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

We stopped at this restaurant on our way home to North Carolina during a trip to Liberty University. We absolutely loved it! Our meals were so good. We definitely will be back.

Thank MomtoDJG
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The Colonial is a ways away, so I have not been here under the new management. I'm glad of the distance because their coconut custard pie would add an extra 50 lbs that I don't need. Lunch was good, but the pie is off the...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We were heading South out of Lynchburg on Hwy 29, and began to think about where we might stop for breakfast. Not wanting the standard fast food variety, and assisted by our GPS, we happened upon the Colonial Restaurant! The first thing we noticed was...More

Thank NCPirate
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a great diner. Very typical. Food was just fine and service was excellent. Only 5 minutes from our Airbnb.

Thank KanesComments
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Homecooking, friendly service, it's a local favorite restaurant in the area. Serves breakfast,lunch and dinner.

1  Thank itmedawnee
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have a client that likes to eat here, so I have partaken on multiple occasions. Mostly locals at this place, with the typical 1 meat and 3 sides lunch special location. Friendly staff. Pretty good food at a reasonable price. If you like fancy,...More

Thank salesmanx3
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I stopped for lunch at this family-owned restaurant along Highway 29 in Rustburg, Virginia, just south of Lynchburg. Good American food with a personal touch. The waitresses are friendly and cheerful. That makes for a pleasant experience. The decor of the restaurant with all its...More

Thank Dr. Bob D
Reviewed 26 June 2015

I used to stop at the Colonial often, but in recent years my travel pattern has changed, and have not Last week had occasion to stop for lunch and it was delightful. They offer a large menu with wide variety of choices. Lots of veggies...More

Thank Buck4you
Reviewed 14 May 2015

We had business just a few miles away, and because we have driven by many times we decided to try it. Fairly simple menu with typical choices. Food came out promptly. For example, french fries were too hot to eat---just the way I like them....More

1  Thank Art H
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Cute little mom and pop restaurant. Service is good and food comes out fast. Not the best food we've had but definitely not the worse. They have a good variety.

Thank Christi T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8804 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588-4719
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rustburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-821-2511
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