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$$ - $$$
American, Contemporary
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901 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0001 (University City Blvd)
+1 540-231-0120
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
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Sun 11:00 - 13:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 10:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Preston's at the Inn at Virginia Tech is lovely! The live music is very subtle but perfect, the food is ample and delicious, the service great and the price reasonable for such a sumptious meal with really nice desserts. Mimosas included!

Thank Rebecca V
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is nice and with pleasant atmosphere..quite soft and relaxing. The food is in the average, the menu is limited, dishes are well presented but nothing to deserve a special remarks...service is good.

Thank Francesco L
Marc B, Manager at Preston's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to take care of you and any guests you may of brought with you. We enjoy the feedback and look forward to improving our service. Have a wonderful holiday season! Yours truly, Marc Becker Preston's Restaurant Manager More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I had a large party for the Thanksgiving Buffet. First off: The food was not very good. They had a wide assortment of mediocre “traditional” dishes many of which were poorly prepared. For example: The salad greens had slimy black leaves here and there, the cut ends of the broccoli were black, some of the cherry tomatoes were mushy, etc.... More 

Thank Dave H
Marc B, Manager at Preston's, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing these comments with us, we appreciate your feedback. We're very sorry to hear about your experience and would love the opportunity to take better care of you again in the future. Yours truly, Marc Becker Preston's Restaurant Manager More 

Fairfax, Virginia, USA
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146 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The menu is very limited but most of the entrees are from locally sourced products. The prices are very reasonable and portion size is perfect. I ordered Green Pea Soup and Fried Green Tomatoes with Crab Cakes. The Pea soup was little watery but the crab cakes and fried tomatoes were delicious.

Thank Yusuf M
Cary, North Carolina
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69 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed three nights at This beautiful hotel had an Ok breakfast And due to the thunderstorms decided to eat in tonight. The scallops were perfectly cooked , the rib eye was fair with a fair amount of fat and gristle , French fries were greasy and over salted. The mistake and horror was ordering a banana split for desert. What... More 

1 Thank peteb301
Marc B, Manager at Preston's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this review of your experience in Preston's Restaurant. We appreciate your business and thank you for sharing these comments with us. We are happy to here you enjoyed your entrées and service, but are sorry your dessert was less than memorable. We understand how much of a lasting impression the dessert course... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

The breakfast buffet food quality was OK, but it was virtually empty for all three days I went there. Nobody was paying attention. When I showed it to the manager, she was visibly surprised each time...really?

1 Thank Paul T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

A group of seven of us were there for dinner in a space that had no more than 6 other customers at any given moment when we were there. We asked for bread 2 times and it took 15 minutes to get any. Then our dinners took over 35 minutes followed by a 20 minute wait for desserts. There literally... More 

1 Thank bronxempress
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Food is ok, but I was disappointed in service. At two different meals, I asked for refills, but didn't get them. Unacceptable. Service was lacking, no follow up, no refills. I was disappointed. Do they still offer cooked to order? No signage so not sure. Please clarify. Thank you.

1 Thank Dan B
Denver, CO
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

I had the breakfast buffet here several times, and one night for dinner. The breakfast buffet was nice and the fruit selection was good. There are different hot items each day, and the option to make an omelet (although I gave up once since there wasn't anyone staffing the station when I wanted one). They also have high end, nice... More 

Thank gremlin_337
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

We dined on Saturday at Preston's and I had a fabulous rib eye, great steak fries and a tasty garden salad. Our server was Hayley (Hailey?) who was personable and efficient. She brought our drinks and the salad quickly. She was attentive and incredibly friendly. I think that the food is delicious and well prepared. The next evening we dined... More 

Thank Cindy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0001
    (University City Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-231-0120
The leading restaurant in the New River Valley, Preston’s specializes in farm-to-table dining featuring premium meats and sustainable fresh seafood choices. Preston’s local artisan cheese selection, signature dishes such as the Cedar Plank Salmon, the locally famous Corn & Crab Cake appetizer, and - of course - sumptuous house made desserts are some of the reasons you want to visit. Preston’s is known also for its progressive wine list including many fine Virginia labels, hand crafted cocktails, and attentive service. Various nightly promotions make Preston’s always a fun place to celebrate great food and drink. Preston's serves breakfast and luncheon buffets daily with a rotating menu providing a variety of delicious fare including healthful selections. Dinner features an a la carte menu with selections for the most discriminating palette. Preston's is also the place for the New River Valley's finest Sunday Brunch.

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