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1201 W Atlantic St, Emporia, VA 23847-2861
+1 434-634-4199
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“fried chicken” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
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1201 W Atlantic St, Emporia, VA 23847-2861
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to get there on a Tuesday and take advantage of their Senior's Special but we'd go back any day because the food is really excellent.

Thank ladycarver
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

After checking into out hotel after a long day of traveling we decided Shoneys would be able to accomodate our indecisiveness about what to eat. I have never been in such a dirty place. On the way to the table, the floor was full of...More

Thank sdjjaunt
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Help me to understand? How you offer a buffet and have to ask for food to be put Out? Find somewhere else down the highway.

Thank tarheel919
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We arrived in Emporia exhausted from a long day's travel and the nightmare of rush-hour traffic through Norfolk. After checking in at the Hampton Inn, we looked around for dinner and there were only fast-foods and convenience stores. Then I saw that familiar Shoney's sign....More

Thank MaryMcDaniel
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Ok place for a quick mean. The service was good, the food was good, and the price was very reasonable. It is right next door to the Hampton Inn, making that hotel better because of the easy food access.

Thank Jjchiesa
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We crossed over from out hotel and tried the buffet. The salad was very nice and fresh, the fish was OK, we sampled many of the dishes they had to offer which was on the whole good. There were flies buzzing around that was off...More

Thank colina982
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Jalecia was very attentive to our party of five. She was very knowledgable of the menu and the buffet. We followed her recommendation for the steak and seafood buffet. Would come again if passing by Eastoria.

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The food was not very good. The buffet had gnats flying around & landing on it. The fish should have been refreshed much earlier. I was bombarded by flies @ the table. My server Ashley F was the only positive aspect of my visit. Will...More

Thank Teresa W
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

It's a shame that when buying food it's already at a high cost, while standing in line waiting for a receipt we saw a Rat!! running around as if it wanted to greet us,ELk!!!! Disgusting and we told the cashier, and she was surprise and...More

Thank 27Season
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Usually when we stop here, we are pleasantly greeted. This time we were barely greeted and our waitress came go the table and just looked at us. So we assumed that meant to order drinks. She didn't say a thing, just grabbed the menus and...More

Thank greenehalltam
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Gerry S
4 June 2016|
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Response from maryanne156 | Reviewed this property |
sorry i didm;t notice question before this time.we ate at shoneys, not bad, first time experience.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 W Atlantic St, Emporia, VA 23847-2861
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Emporia
  • Phone Number: +1 434-634-4199
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