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Colonial Restaurant

8790 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588-2571
+1 434-821-2511
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“biscuits” (2 reviews)
“parking lot” (2 reviews)
“home cooking” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
8790 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588-2571
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couple weeks ago we went here to eat after church, great meal great service. Was going to make it a every Sunday habit. Not now. Place did a total remodel, looks nice however, the bar that was for eating before is a full out bar...More

2  Thank Edward F
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Wow...... haven’t been here in years. Heard about new owner and renovations so I went to check things out. This is a great place and the atmosphere has certainly changed. New menus and drinks with your meal. The food was great and so we’re the...More

Thank gillespie16
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Pulled in for breakfast after seeing cluster of pick up trucks in parking lot. Very clean, fast friendly service, hot eggs, tasty corn beef hash, apples, biscuit. Coffee was brown in color and warm and refilled often. An excellent place to stop while crossing Va...More

Thank mmmNorthCarolina
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We stopped at this restaurant on our way home to North Carolina during a trip to Liberty University. We absolutely loved it! Our meals were so good. We definitely will be back.

Thank MomtoDJG
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The Colonial is a ways away, so I have not been here under the new management. I'm glad of the distance because their coconut custard pie would add an extra 50 lbs that I don't need. Lunch was good, but the pie is off the...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We were heading South out of Lynchburg on Hwy 29, and began to think about where we might stop for breakfast. Not wanting the standard fast food variety, and assisted by our GPS, we happened upon the Colonial Restaurant! The first thing we noticed was...More

Thank NCPirate
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a great diner. Very typical. Food was just fine and service was excellent. Only 5 minutes from our Airbnb.

Thank KanesComments
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Homecooking, friendly service, it's a local favorite restaurant in the area. Serves breakfast,lunch and dinner.

1  Thank itmedawnee
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I have a client that likes to eat here, so I have partaken on multiple occasions. Mostly locals at this place, with the typical 1 meat and 3 sides lunch special location. Friendly staff. Pretty good food at a reasonable price. If you like fancy,...More

Thank salesmanx3
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I stopped for lunch at this family-owned restaurant along Highway 29 in Rustburg, Virginia, just south of Lynchburg. Good American food with a personal touch. The waitresses are friendly and cheerful. That makes for a pleasant experience. The decor of the restaurant with all its...More

Thank Dr. Bob D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8790 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588-2571
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rustburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-821-2511
Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. We continue to serve your home-cooked favorites, but are now offering an expanded dinner menu featuring steaks, seafood and a variety of craft beers, wine and cocktails.
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