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Soul Mountain Cafe

300 E Main St, Front Royal, VA 22630-3339
+1 540-636-1185
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“catfish” (3 reviews)
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American, International, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
300 E Main St, Front Royal, VA 22630-3339
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Reviewed 15 November 2013

It was a hot day on lunch time. There was no air conditioning, just ventilators that didn't help much. The restaurant was full of flies. My spouse asked what kind of lager beer they have and the server offered different kinds of beer - not...More

2  Thank AllKnowMother
Reviewed 3 November 2013 via mobile

From the time the waitress took our order, middle of the afternoon, until the food arrived at our table, was almost an hour. The room is rather noisy and echo-y, so we did not get to enjoy our wait. The food and prices were mediocre.

1  Thank GearheadJim
Reviewed 31 October 2013

Rec'd a recommendation from the antique shop across the street....very happy to do so. Th food was delicious...I don't normally like catfish...but this was fresh, tasty,and great...and the fries..and the med salad...all was good...I don't understand the bad reviews...I loved the place

Thank Emnmnm2
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Chef Gary and staff (Kim and Thomas), thank you for catering my dear friend's wedding. It was a spectacular celebration and the menu contributed to the success of the occasion. Since the wedding was at my friend's house in Luray we were able to enjoy...More

Thank CinK0804
Reviewed 7 October 2013 via mobile

We just finished eating at this small restaurant in Front Royal. An hour and a half out of my life I can not get back. I understand that this establishment sold out of most of it's food yesterday. With that being said, the waitress took...More

Thank Tcareti
Reviewed 15 September 2013

I ordered a dozen hot wings with the Buffalo flavor. They were plenty hot so I'm glad I didn't get extra hot. This restaurant is in the downtown historic section of Front Royal. Not the nicest walking downtown but certainly not horrible. It was a...More

Thank Bigfoot424
Reviewed 4 September 2013

My husband and I stopped by there for dinner. It would have been nice to have more than 2 choices for wine by the glass. The service was friendly, but it took a while for our food to arrive. Food was good, but not all...More

Thank MotherHover
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We ate lunch at Soul Mountain a week ago and it was delicious. The wait staff was very friendly and recommended favorite menu items. The food is made to order by the chef and owner and worth the wait! If you are in Front Royal,...More

Thank CinK0804
Reviewed 19 August 2013

I was very surprised to see any positive reviews for this restaurant. I made the unfortunate mistake of eating here this past weekend. It looked nice- the menu looked very good. It was clean- so we went in at about 12:50. By the time someone...More

1  Thank Barbara28970
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Over hyped, don't waste your time. Walk down the street to one of the other fine dining establishments on Main St.

Thank 450,000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E Main St, Front Royal, VA 22630-3339
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Front Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 540-636-1185
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Eclectic Cuisine; some fusion with a whole lot of Soul! Not soul food, but food for the soul in a mountain of flavors. Our eclectic menu is crafted to suit all appetites because we take pride in preparing all plates fresh to order, so have patience for real food, not fast food. Excite your palate! Absolutely the best BBQ in the valley. Known especially for our brisket, pulled pork, and St. Louis style ribs with our house made Doc’s BBQ sauce, right here on 300 East Main St. in historic Front Royal, Virginia, We serve American, Barbeque, Burgers, Cajun/Creole, Caribbean, Sandwiches, Seafood, Steakhouse and Vegetarian cuisine. We take reservations; walk-ins welcome. We are happy to book for large groups, promote a kid-friendly environment, and provide Take Out, Delivery, and Catering services. Outdoor seating available for the warmer months. Our hours of operations are: Tue – Thu: 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm Fri – Sat: 12:00 pm – 9:00pm Sun: 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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