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Golden Anchor Restaurant - CLOSED

18 Nautical Way, Dryfork, WV 26263-8522
+1 304-866-2722
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible15%
11 Jul 2017
26 Jun 2015
“New owners tried to fix what wasn't broken and ended up closing the restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
18 Nautical Way, Dryfork, WV 26263-8522
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

If you like seafood, this is perfect. Also, its right beside the cabins, so it's extra convenient. The restaurant has a decent variety and the staff is courteous.

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed June 26, 2015

This had been one of our favorite restaurants in the area. It was sold and initially seemed like it would continue to be a good restaurant. However, things began going downhill. All of a sudden one could no longer get a baked potato with a...More

2  Thank Pinebear
Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ordered garlic mashed potatoes. Expected buttery red skin potatoes with pieces of minced garlic, mashed but not completely. Got instant potatoes from a box with garlic salt. Should have sent them back where they came from.

1  Thank lakama17
Reviewed March 12, 2015

We were there March 8, 2015. Because this is a seafood restaurant, I thought the seafood would be good. Our server could not recommend the shrimp scampi. She did not give details but basically didn't recommend it. I ordered the crab cake dinner. The fries...More

1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed January 29, 2015

The drinks and service were good and that was about all. The strip steak I had was overcooked and tough. The mashed potatoes were powdered (I've worked in the restaurant business). My wife had the scallops and angel hair, both had a strange chemical taste....More

1  Thank juwilso
Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

The service at this restaurant was top shelf and the food was outstanding all we expected and better. We will be back the next time we visit Canaan.

1  Thank bobjoesmiley
Reviewed October 11, 2014

Joined friends for dinner at the Golden Anchor on Thursday evening. They were really busy and still friendly, good service and great scallops! The new owners are doing a terrific job and the setting is beautiful..

2  Thank Anne B
Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I had a very disappointing experience here. We were reluctant to criticize, but are still talking about it three weeks later, so felt we needed to post this. We went here with a lodge group of senior citizens from Ohio and West...More

1  Thank Tim P
Reviewed October 2, 2014

We had seen many great reviews both on trip advisor and the resort where we were staying, our expectations were high. The food was average and the service was awful.

1  Thank RiverTom1
Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had a wonderful dinner at the Golden Anchor. The staff was attentive and professional, the food was excellent. This was definitely the shining star of our dining experiences during our week in WV! The restaurant is in a beautifully restored old barn in lovely...More

1  Thank Carla G
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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Nautical Way, Dryfork, WV 26263-8522
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Dryfork
  • Phone Number: +1 304-866-2722
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