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North Star Restaurant

15898 Lee Hwy, Buchanan, VA 24066
+1 540-254-2380
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner
15898 Lee Hwy, Buchanan, VA 24066
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone was friendly. Sadly the food was poor. I can look past atmosphere for good food. This place lacked both. The prices were reasonable. Perhaps other plates are better than others. I would not try this place again.

Thank SSM2364
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family owned and ran, simple interior with signs all around the dining area that looks like patrons or friends have provided. This place takes cash only so keep that in mind. Homé made food and the prices are unbelievable. One member of our party had...More

Thank johngpayne
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Country cooking at its best. Mostly locals. Service takes forever since only one guy waits tables. Get biscuits!

Thank Outdoorsbuff
Reviewed 13 September 2017

On a friend's recommendation, my wife and I visited North Star Restaurant and were pleasantly surprised. Although as they say, it's not much to look at, but I don't go places for the bells and whistles, I go for the food. This one is ALL...More

Thank garyDLIvp
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I met a couple friends here who were known by name and I was quickly introduced and felt at home. I'm not comparing this to a "fancy" restaurant, but I gave it a 5 for what it is, a friendly place with great food and...More

Thank Cindylou60
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This is a Locals' place. It is always busy but there is plenty of seating. It is worth a stop for breakfast, lunch or dinner if you aren't fussy, want a basic place filled with country/folk art stuff, are okay with eating at banquet tables...More

Thank Candy V
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We highly enjoyed our breakfast this morning. With the mixed reviews I was a bit nervous. However, it was a great breakfast. Super generous portion sizes. My son loved his pancakes and bacon. The sausage biscuit gravy was as close to perfect as it gets....More

Thank AmericanExplorer8500
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The North Star is a wonderful find. We have had breakfast and lunch on our Sunday drives. We have not been disappointed by meals or service.The specials on Sundays include the delicious entre,beverage,and dessert. It is a lot of food for the money and so...More

Thank b0nniek53
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We were traveling through, and asked at a gas station for a decent place for lunch, and they recommended the North Star - and I'm so glad we asked! A little hard to find, no frills appearance, but the food was terrific. My husband loved...More

Thank Bolsena1
Reviewed 25 April 2017

My boyfriend and I ordered lunch on a Sunday afternoon, it was crazy busy! We both ordered the bacon cheeseburger w/ fries. The burger was huge! It probably was at least 1/2 lb patty. You could tell that it wasn't frozen, but made fresh. It...More

1  Thank jcla1525
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25 September 2017|
Response from Candy V | Reviewed this property |
Think you will need to call for breakfast hours. They are open 7 days a week and serve breakfast each day in morning. They DO NOT serve breakfast all day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15898 Lee Hwy, Buchanan, VA 24066
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Buchanan
  • Phone Number: +1 540-254-2380
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