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Shakers Restaurant

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3401 Candlers Mountain Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
+1 434-847-7425
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I work on the front desk of the Comfort Inn & Suites and I send guests to this restaurant every day that I work and over the last several years I have been quite the cheerleader for Shaker's. So it's very disappointing when my mother and I did not receive very good treatment in return. When we walked in, the... More 

Thank Lisa B
Glen Burnie, Maryland
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had Bam Bam Shrimp Tacos and a baked sweet potato which were really good. Hubby had a beautiful steak with blue cheese on top which he really enjoyed. His green beans were crisp and flavorful. Their special desert was a Toasted S'Mores Lava Cake which was delightful.

Thank Sfg4udotcom
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159 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever I am in Lynchburg for business, I eat dinner here. The prices are reasonable, the portions are perfect, and the staff is great! My menu choice is the Grilled Salmon which is always cooked perfectly and very tasty. I love the baked sweet potatoes with brown sugar butter.

Thank Lana S
Galveston County Texas
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

While in town visiting my aged father (in his 95th year), we offered to take him to lunch. Shakers was his choice, as he loves their hamburgers. We went on a Wednesday about 1:00 pm .. the lunch crowd was still heavy. Both my dad and my wife ordered hamburgers, and they both thought they were great. I ordered a... More 

Thank GulfTX
Westborough, Massachusetts
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My wife and I ordered two different cuts of steaks and they were both very good. The service was very good and the staff did hustle to provide a good experience. The layout of the room was such that it was a little loud, but we could still have a conversation.

Thank Alex N
Lynchburg, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

As picky as Lynchburg is about their food ( me included) you have to be doing it very well to last as long as Shaker's. Service and food are still outstanding and they seen to keep up with new options and recipes while keeping the tried and true. Shaker's remains my first choice for lunch or dinner.

Thank heartmedic56
Brunswick, Ohio
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My wife and I ate lunch here on a Saturday. It was actually a late mid-afternoon lunch and there was no wait. She got a seafood dish and the salmon was terrific. I ordered a chicken dish and the chicken was a little dry and the coating was slightly burned. It was covered with a cheese sauce and tasted good.... More 

Thank 4747forest
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This restaurant was good...not great, but good overall. My son had a hamburger and fries and he loved it. I had marinated flank steak which was okay. It was nothing special, but it was fine. The food was very slow to come out and I feel like the food is WAY over priced. You could get a better steak and... More 

Thank noelle_Ians_mom
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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269 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. The reviews were correct. Food and service were very good. I ordered the catfish and slaw. The fish was very tasty and prepared as it should be. It had a light crispy crust and was very moist. My wife had the chicken Caprese and enjoyed it. Zac did a good job serving us.

Thank Mike353632
ShakersManagement, Manager at Shakers Restaurant, responded to this review

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170 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I wanted dinner before catching a movie at the Regal Theatre nearby. We went for the pork tenderloin and the marinated steak flank. Both were tender and flavoursome. There were plenty of side options - a side salad carried a $2 supplement. I went for dessert - there was a choice of 5. The mud pie was... More 

Thank Owen_thesaints
ShakersManagement, Manager at Shakers Restaurant, responded to this review

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3401 Candlers Mountain Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-847-7425
Shakers Restaurant is proud to provide you the best casual dining restaurants in Central Virginia. Our restaurant location in Lynchburg is near the River Ridge Mall. If you are looking one of the top restaurants in Lynchburg with one of the best menus come visit Shakers Restaurant today. Come as a guest, leave as a friend.

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