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Five Forks Cafe LLC

4456 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2448
+1 757-221-0484
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“corn cakes” (36 reviews)
“hash browns” (29 reviews)
“greek fries” (6 reviews)
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
4456 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2448
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Five Forks is an unassuming small restaurant on Route 5 a few miles west of Williamsburg, that reminds me of the places my parents would take us during vacations in the 1960's. My wife enjoyed her Greek omelet and my Pa. griddled scrapple, scrambled eggs...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for breakfast/brunch around 2:30 today after a long travel day yesterday...and no one wanted to get up! 🙃 We pulled into the lot and looked at the place...My husband was ready to leave. I said wait, I think someone mentioned that it didn't...More

1  Thank emsrhope
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend the hushpuppy here. They're superb! I had a monster burger which was also delicious. The price is also good. This is a great place to stop by and have some food and drinks on your way.

1  Thank vietjul
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had last min plans with 14, 4 little kids, 4 big kids, 6 adults and they accommodated!! Almost all clean plates! Highly recommend!

2  Thank Traci T
Reviewed 6 July 2017

When we travel we try to find local restaurants to enjoy. Five Forks is a bit rough (the floors, ehh) but OH SO GOOD! Burgers, fries, BLT, and breakfast was affordable and delicious.

2  Thank vifey95
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My family ate here a 2nd time while on vacation. Doesn't look like much but the breakfasts are consistently good. Pancakes are large and taste great (especially their banana pecan) eggs, hash browns, biscuits & gravy - it's all good.

1  Thank McVincenzo
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We visited here based on reviews from other Trip Advisor reviewers. The restaurant is a diner. It is true that it could use updating, but that is part of its charm. We were here for dinner. The food was very good. The service was just...More

2  Thank Ercokat
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Good service and food make a good diner and Five Forks have both. We eat here once whenever we visit Williamsburg and always look forward to it.

1  Thank Lidia1126
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Our family loves breakfast at Five Forks. My favorite is a cinnamon roll starter followed by a Greek Breakfast Sandwich loaded with peppers , spinach , feta, mozzarella and tomato. Corn Pancakes are another favorite of my husband and my children love the omelets. Great...More

1  Thank Bill2122
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

While the restaurant could use much needed interior updates since it does have the feeling of being really worn down, don't let that stop you from trying this delicious place! Our table and area were clean, service was quick and accommodating, and food was wonderful...More

2  Thank Chelsea L
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Questions & Answers
6 July 2016|
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Response from jecrjtgues | Reviewed this property |
They do have gluten free pancakes on the menu. I'm not so sensitive that I worry about cross contamination so I didn't ask how careful they are.
8 December 2015|
Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner, just a happy customer. You might want to contact them directly. Roadside eatery with a down-to-earth feel dishes up classic diner fare for breakfast & lunch. Address: 4456 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4456 John Tyler Hwy, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2448
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-221-0484
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