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Blue 5

) #25 of 364 Restaurants in Roanoke €€ - €€€ American, Bar
2nd St, Roanoke, VA
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
2nd St, Roanoke, VA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and spirits; however, takes a little longer than average to receive your meal; portion size is good and value. Bands play nightly on the weekends, some local.

Thank swhite3711
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the food AND service! I've been a number of times, sampling seafood appetizers, salads and seafood entrees! My meat loving friends have also raved about their choices as well!

Thank yana003
Reviewed 1 week ago

Blue 5 is a cool vibe restaurant/tap room/music venue. Just an absolutely superior selection of craft beers on tap and others in bottles. Flights available. They really have no competition for QUALITY craft beers. Food is good enough - I have eaten here at three...More

Thank Quigg L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great bar, and excellent food, the decor and environment are outstanding, it has a good downtown feel to it, very modern and rustic, they also have a great local beer selection

1  Thank michael R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met friends here in town from NC. First of us and them. Great choice.The salmon dinner was awesome. I also sampled the blackened chicken pasta, and crab cakes. They both were delicious. Decor was pleasing with lots of windows, they even have a veranda setting....More

Thank needabrakk
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great time catching up with friends I haven't seen in a long time over dinner, Nd I'm so glad we decided on Blue 5. The restaurant had been one of my favorites when I lived in Roanoke six years ago. The food is...More

Thank Abbie E
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious, very friendly/ attentive staff that gets your foot out in good timing. They also have live entertainment which was fantastic. My family thoroughly enjoyed our outing.

Thank MissLadyK503
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Good food and attentive staff in an interesting building in downtown Roanoke. Great selection of craft beers and you can order 4 samples in 4 oz glasses. The beers are very well presented with each beer identified which is a nice touch. We were there...More

Thank grump51
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We attended a party here, ate diner and had a few beverages, our server Chris did an outstanding job having to deal with a large party of people.

Thank stolen1969
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Met my friends there in august very hot and dark inside music was great but I wont go again just wasnt for me....

Thank PSB732
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd St, Roanoke, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
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