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Macado's

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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922 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
+1 540-953-2700
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08:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 00:30
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colonial heights, virginia, United States
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89 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The last time I was in Macado's was 1986. they moved across the street to a different location, but the food was the same and even some of the names....good to reminisce

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Eat lunch here occasionally and service is usually pretty good. Decor is dated. Large wall pieces jumbled together. Food has always been great. Hot and made correctly. Comes quick. The Honeymooner is my favorite sandwich! Ham, bacon, Swiss on a hot buttered croissant. There is also a build your own sandwich option so you can put together any sandwich you... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Took our Virginia Tech student there for dinner and were offered a booth in the bar as soon as we arrived which was about 7:30. Bartender/waiter promptly took our drink orders. We ordered three sandwiches and then waited for almost 30 minutes with no one checking on us. We finally flagged our waiter who seemed to acknowledge that we had... More 

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This eclectic restaurant has been in Blacksburg over 30 years. It has a wide variety of food selections. They make great sandwiches with fun names. Their desserts are huge. A must stop for anyone visiting the area.

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Macado's is a Blacksburg tradition, and I've been doing it these past ten years I've lived here. The food (extensive, though unimaginative sandwich combinations) is very inconsistent. Sometimes, I'm loving Macado's; other times, less than meh. The very 1980's super outdated crowded bric a brac, memorabilia, and oddities might have had its charm but it is so filthy that it... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

This lunch I was solo and I sat at the bar. I had southwestern quesadillas instead of one of the many sandwiches and it was tasty and quite filling. They had good happy hour specials but, as I was driving, I stuck to water. :)

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Thank cathleentracy
Blacksburg, Virginia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Even though ambience is an important part in a restaurant, I will not criticize their decoration too much, although for my taste it's quite creepy and decadent - to each his own I guess. The food, for the choices in the area, is quite average, although the selection is certainly large and I've never had a not-so-fresh experience. Although for... More 

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Va Beach
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141 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

For anyone new to the Burg, this place has not changed in years- and that's a good thing. Tons of food choices reasonably priced, great tap selection, and friendly service. I tried the philly cheese steak tacos and was very impressed. My teens love the place too- there is something for everyone!

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Thank deanvt89
Stephens City, Virginia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Macado's has a HUGE menu of sandwiches and other great food. I have visited there many times and I've never been disappointed. The menu can be a bit overwhelming, but if you can always create your own sandwich and be done with it! While there is a large variety of food, I'm always glued to the sandwiches. Very large portions...you... More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Great atmosphere, great service, the food is good and the prices are very reasonable. There's a selection of craft beers that are priced reasonably also.

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Thank Bruce G

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:30
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 00:30
Saturday
08:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 922 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-953-2700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?