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Famous Anthony's

1716 W Main St, Salem, VA 24153-3114
+1 540-389-4502
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average35%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“burgers” (8 reviews)
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1716 W Main St, Salem, VA 24153-3114
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Good variety of food (sandwiches, hot dogs, chicken tenders, chili, spaghetti, etc.) that will suit most everyone in a party. Works well for large groups with a focus on value. Kids meals a bit overpriced (but free with adult entree on Saturdays), soup a bit...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Three of us went in for a Sunday breakfast and were greeted/seated immediately. Our server came over after a few minutes and took our order. The fresh hot food arrived just a few minutes later. Between us we had gravy biscuits, eggs, apples, grits, and...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Flounder blah. Pulled pork no big deal. Food just warm. Service was good. Place was noisy and crowded with families on a Saturday night. We filled up, but not on good food.

Thank rwa
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped into this busy place. While not exceptional we thought it very good both on quality and especially value. All the burgers were great and I had the crispy waffle fries which I'd recommend. Service was OK for a very busy night, Id definitely...More

Thank Will_HInverness
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a great family restaurant that has lots of space for large groups. There is a huge menu with loads of selections, and prices are very inexpensive. Servings are a bit small, decor is very worn and a bit dirty, but all in all,...More

Thank Orlandogal307
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Love all the choices for breakfast,lunch and dinner,quick,good and a wide assortment to choose from.Breakfast ,pancakes,eggs or waffles,lunch has sandwiches,wraps and has salads,dinner has an assortment of meals.

Thank Victor A
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Found on TA good food omletes really great very economical and good services . ordered cinnamon rolls at end of breakfast I ordered two and us four shared those would eat there again.

Thank REX R
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Local family style restaurant with a large selection of food choices lots lunch choices including subs soups salads and wraps. Our waitress was friendly. The whole place was clean including bathroom. Children's art is on the walls and we enjoyed that touch.

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a great place to get a nice breakfast. I ordered the gravy and biscuits with a side of bacon and it was absolutely delish! I will definitely be stopping back by in the near future!

Thank lab201
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Might want to skip Famous A's from now on. The restaurant was so cold I was uncomfortable the whole time. The salad was delivered when the meal was delivered, instead of before. The portions have also changed since the last time we visited. The salad...More

Thank chrsdunb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1716 W Main St, Salem, VA 24153-3114
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 540-389-4502
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