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The Swinging Bridge Restaurant

Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When taking the scenic route "18" from Covington or Clifton Forge to Paint Bank, the Paint Bank General Store and Swinging Bridge Restaraunt are always a favorite stop. Whether you choose a Bison Burger or a Paint Bank Salad with an ice cold beverage from...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to The Swinging Bridge Restaurant 4 times. Having Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner. Everything we have tried has been wonderful! And Service fantastic! My only suggestion would be to offer pure MAPLE SYRUP with breakfast! And some of the best you'll ever taste comes...More

Thank roseyred44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere of this restaurant is a lot of fun. There are all sorts of stuffed critters around; we particularly enjoyed the rattlesnake. The swinging bridge overhead really enticed us upstairs to the gift shop. The food was just ok, but the server was very...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We stopped here on a motorcycle ride, as it was recommended by friends. The ride getting there was great, smooth roads and lots of twisties. The food at the restaurant was very good and reasonably priced. They specialize in bison meat and it was excellent....More

Thank jwolinsky
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We did a hike up Peters Mountain in WV and then drove about 20 minutes for a late lunch at the Swinging Bridge. What a delightful day! The food was really good home cooking and there was lots of it! Given that we had 2...More

Thank Kateinshanghai
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My reviews are based on traveling by motorcycle for the most part. It is a nice drive for car but better in a motorcycle. Worth the drive to this town and restaurant. An old general store with a gift shop and restaurant. The shop is...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I had the ribs and they were excellent. The country band that was playing was great fun too (and not too loud).

Thank OttyTwo
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stunning location in Craig County. The food here is excellent. My favorite on the menu, Bison, locally farmed. Other meats on the menu chicken and beef but the Bison is by far a wonderful treat. Home made sweet potato fries are excellent also. Great for...More

Thank 00Treasure
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I remember years ago when I first visited Paint Bank and it was only the General Store. What a nice surprise that it has been given a new lease on life. Arrived at around 1 on a Saturday so it was the "lunch rush." Had...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a great place to eat. The drive is the best part of the experience. Consider it like an adventure, maybe like driving over the hills and through the woods to grandma's house. The food and atmosphere is great, be prepared to pay however...More

Thank 2011wrx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rt. 1 Box 64, Paint Bank, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Paint Bank
  • Phone Number: 540-897-5000
  • E-mail
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