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Poky Dot

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1111 Fairmont Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-3602
07:00 - 00:00
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Sun 07:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri 08:00 - 00:00
Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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West Virginia
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When you walk in you see decor by the famous Butch Lee from Morgantown which I just love. It is the decor that makes this place shine! We travel from Morgantown to have dinner here. Please note Morgantown has many, MANY places to dine but none as original as the Dot. The food is great for diner fare! I have... More 

Thank Shana M
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To the management...the food was decent and plentiful but the sanitation habits of the wait staff completely creeped me out. I watched servers eating directly out of the cherry dish for sundaes and then touching the toast barehanded. I also watched servers bus tables and then immediately touch the toast without gloves...that is completely unsanitary! Gross!!!! Please don't put people's... More 

Thank Nick M
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a busy place, and you will see why once you've tried it! The food and desserts are great! The staff is friendly & helpful. The desserts are a work of art, they all look awesome. The banana split pie...yum! (big enough to share)

Thank AmoretteDawn
Horseheads, New York
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You have to try the pie! I stop here at least once every time I'm in the area for work. Each time I try something different and I've yet to find a dish I haven't liked! The staff is always helpful with recommendations. Just a fair warning, a slice of pie or even the milkshakes are huge! Definitely bring your... More 

Thank FLX_NY
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Super cute place. Fun decorations. Huge servings. Good value for amount you receive . It gets crazy busy but worth the few short minutes of waiting

Thank Neva S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised with the food and desserts. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable about the area and local attractions.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Proctor, West Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Friendly service, great atmosphere, huge portions, and well worth the stop!! Anything with ice cream is a must have!

Thank Mandy T
Fairmont, West Virginia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

I recently found out about this restaurant at first i loved it but, my second experience was a different. Upon arriving, we both ordered the steak hoagies with Mayonnaise. The fries were kinda soggy and undone (the waitress didn't give me a choice to choose the other fries she acted in a rush to get us in and out).(The only... More 

Thank Rebellady96
Fairmont, West Virginia
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32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The sundae and banana splits are awesome and large. My wife and I shared a sundae and it was more than both of us could consume. Took it home and finished it off over the next two days. Service is friendly.

Thank MountainLover810
Morgantown, West Virginia
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Enjoyed a fun lunch experience and good food today at the Pokey Dot. The decor makes for a fun atmosphere; the bright colors just make for a happy time. But the food is also very good and large portions. I always enjoy the chicken salad for my lunch and can always (easily) take half of it home for the next... More 

Thank Judy W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Fairmont Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-3602
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Fairmont
  • Phone Number: 6111500

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?