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802 Wards Rd, Altavista, VA 24517-4086
+1 434-369-9908
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food. Best restaurants in the area of Altivista, Virginia. Great flavor. Oyster are great.

Thank Treyonne R
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Lynchburg about eight years ago on business and asked a local what resturant he would recommend going to and his reply was "you have to go to Perkeys!" I took his advice and was impressed. Finding myself back in Lynchburg again I remembered the last visit to Perkeys and decided to go back. Again,the food was outstanding... More 

Thank Arnold W
Altavista VA, United States
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Outstanding food and service. I have steak at many different places around the world and this is the best steak ever. The best staff ever, ask for Janet.

Thank Edward F
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
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196 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I am in the area for business and some colleagues suggested I try Perky's. It is in a non-descript building and inside is low key, complete with a diner style bar area with stools for individual seating and a grill area where the cook has his back to you. I was very pleasantly surprised. I had a NY strip and... More 

Thank Swiss_Zirks
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I love that I can call in my order and by the time I make the drive from Lynchburg, it's ready to go. The 10oz ribeye is my favorite, I love the seasoning that's on there, and it's always so juicy. All of the staff there are always so sweet. And they do make things special for you if you... More 

Thank Lisa B
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I had the Steak & Shrimp special. It was prepared perfectly. The service was outstanding! Best place in the area to eat!!

Thank hmiller80
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Traveling down to SC and was told Perks was the best place in town, Altavista, VA. Interior decor is old 60's bar/restaurant so got skeptical early on. But... people were very friendly and you felt like you were visiting family for dinner. While waiting to order we were offered s taste of crawfish that was perfect. Rib eye steak was... More 

Thank jtraugot
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I had the Cowboy Cut Porkchop special. It was grilled and seasoned perfectly. This was my first time at Perky's, but I'll be back with my family. The waitress was friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank vmi1985
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here for years. Always delicious. If you're about romantic atmosphere and quiet music, this isn't the place. If you're about great food and service, then it's perfect.

Thank Skye M
Little Rock
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Looks like a greasy spoon roadhouse...circa 1976. Dated interior. Was told good things about it by the locals...had my doubts. Once the steak and baked potato was served I changed my mind. Food was excellent...good quality and cooked precisely to order. A little pricey, and a little more care could be taken in washing dishes; but the food is good...recommended.

Thank salesmanx3

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 802 Wards Rd, Altavista, VA 24517-4086
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Altavista
  • Phone Number: +1 434-369-9908

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Martinsville, Virginia
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?