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McAlister's Deli

2063 Colonial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-3210
+1 540-204-4407
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good59%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“potato salad” (3 reviews)
“club sandwich” (2 reviews)
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American, Soups, Deli
$$ - $$$
2063 Colonial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-3210
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with a group of 4 for a quick lunch. We got a variety of sandwiches which we all enjoyed. The sides which we had, which included fresh sreamed vegetables and soup, were well prepared and tasty. The prices here are a...More

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

So my buddy is pretty picky when it comes to eating out. When he finds a place he likes he eats there until they mess it up. Every time we work together and are close to McAlister’s, this is our lunch spot. Lunch is about...More

Thank joe0277
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is the first McAlister's I have visited in Virginia, compared to Texas, the prices are so much higher. The kids meals are set at $2.79, compared to just $1 in Texas, which is quite the difference. The food was great, as always. But considering...More

Thank Dr S
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Friendly, casual service from staff, particularly our cashier/manager, who offered us helpful information (ex. that Tuesday night kids meals are free). Lots of sandwich options--many hot options and some seasonal options. Ample seating, clean environment, a step up from most "quick service" options. When McAlister's...More

Thank regiontravelreturns
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Ate lunch here with my daughter and got the pick 2. Half Mcallisters club and garden salad were my choices. The club sandwich is awesome and garden salad was very fresh. The service was very prompt and food received fast. Only complaint was it was...More

Thank soonerpirate
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This location is not too far from Memorial, and we thought it would give us more options. My step-mother has dietary restrictions, so this was a good choice for us. She got the grilled chicken plain and she loved it! My husband and I split...More

Thank MommaRose2016
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My husband and I were wanting something fresh and light. I chose the special 1/2 sandwich with a cup of soup and he ordered the king club special with chips. We both got cookies,his macadamia nut and I got the oatmeal raisin.....to die for. Enjoy!

Thank Ingrid D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Having never been here I did not know what to expect. I ordered the club sandwich and it was flavorless. A single strip of the thinnest bacon and some lettuce I would consider scraps. I will not be spending my money here.

Thank jim t
Amber C, Guest Relations Manager at McAlister's Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hello Jim. We would like to learn more about your experience. Can you e-mail me at guestsupport@peakrestaurants.com with the date and time of your visit?

Reviewed 22 February 2017

I meet with groups of friends there often for lunch. It is always packed. Love the ice tea. I have eaten at the one on Richmond and often in Roanoke. Great atmosphere!

Thank nat86_13
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Stopped in for lunch and a takeout for a colleague. Excellent variety of sandwiches and exceptionally friendly, quick service. After we ate, we ordered takeout for a friend and got it very quickly.

Thank Hokiechip
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2063 Colonial Ave SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-3210
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-204-4407
Home of hand-crafted sandwiches, always fresh salads, giant stuffed spuds and our Famous Sweet Tea. It's always better to give. And at McAlister's, we give as much as we can, including free refills, big portions and big smiles. It's easy to be giving when you're a giver by nature. And we're givers. So as soon as you step through our doors, you can relax and expect to get a little more. Whether it's getting free refills on your sweet tea without ever leaving your seat or being served portions always a bit bigger than your appetite, giving you more of what you like is what we like to do. That's why you'll always be treated like an old friend and be greeted with a warm smile even if we just met.
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