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Circa '31 at the Mimslyn Inn

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401 W Main St, Luray, VA 22835
+1 540-743-5105
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Saint Augustine, Florida
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were staying in the hotel for our son's wedding, with family and friends. Cound't believe we could get such an excellent meal AND a bottle of wine for a price well below what we would have paid elsewhere. Service was outstanding.

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Thank Carol A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was served heaped on the plate in layers including turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy and green beans. A buffet would have been much better and much more appealing. The sweet potato apple bisque was a good starter, and the food was tasty even though it was piled high. The dessert was another story. The piece of pumpkin... More 

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Thank Rudy M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited the Speakeasy Bar and Grill and our waitress told us about date night on Friday at Circa 31. For $35 we enjoyed an appetizer, two entrees, a bottle of wine and dessert for $35. What a bargain and the food, service and atmosphere was great. They squeezed us in but reservations are preferred. Overall, a... More 

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Luray, Virginia
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Circa 31 for a lunch buffet and were pleased with the menu selections and tastiness of the food. Buffet meats could have been kept a bit warmer though. Dessert selections were delicious, and servers were pleasant and attentive.

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Thank Jennifer G
King George, Virginia, United States
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a very casual sort of guy. I don't wear suits, hate ties, and am more comfortable in Jeans and t-shirts or sweatshirts. This is a formal place at dinnertime, but they allow folks like me to slide in at lunchtime. My wife wanted to go, so we gave it a shot. Nobody made me feel out of place for... More 

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Thank Machodoc1
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had breakfast here a couple times when we stayed at the hotel. Food was excellent, and prices were reasonable. Service was really excellent.

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Thank I Marie S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Date night is a terrific value at $35. Per couple and includes a bottle of wine. The braised beef was fork tender and the key lime pie was outstanding.

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Thank Catherine M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in that hotel on Sunday night and had to go to the restaurant because everything else was closed. However we really enjoyed it with nice live music and warm atmosphere. Food was good as well

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Thank Tomirisk
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

What a bargain! We had a great dinner on a somewhat crisp Friday night, sitting on the porch under a nice heat lamp. We chose to do the "Date Night" menu which gave a selection of soup or salad, choice of 3 entrees and dessert with a bottle of wine for only $35 for a couple. Jessica was our server... More 

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Thank Sean D
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

25th wedding anniversary with my wife. Very nice formal dining room and excellent service. Meal was delicious. Be sure to remind them to heat the apple pie all the way through. Otherwise, it was delicious. We are considering returning for a stay in one of their cottages and getting the spa package.

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Thank Bob B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 W Main St, Luray, VA 22835
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Luray
  • Phone Number: +1 540-743-5105
  • This restaurant is at The Mimslyn Inn

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