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The Lost River General Store

6993 State Road 259, Lost River, WV 26810
+1 304-897-7000
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Travellers talk about
“paninis” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
“great lunch” (2 reviews)
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Barbecue, American, Cafe, Healthy
$$ - $$$
6993 State Road 259, Lost River, WV 26810
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

The general store has a little bit of everything. But the main purpose for our visits is the ice cream. Perfect variety of flavors and so yummy. They also offer coffee and sandwiches. The paninis are world class. Skip the craft beer selection as it...More

Thank jbjmbs
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Tony and Ted along with their friendly staff go out of their way to welcome everyone. Delicious salads,soups, barbecue pork, gourmet ice cream, and much more. This is a great place to find a unique gift.

Thank Martha H
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great visit here while staying at the inn they have a great selection of home goods, souvenirs, jewelry, beer and wine. In addition, they make a great lunch and assortments of ice cream!

Thank Willncarey
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Yes, all of the little trinkets and accessories are neat (i felt like if we had a bigger car my wife would have bought everything), but the food is DELICIOUS!!! The bbq sauce they use on the freshly pulled pork is definitely something delicious. All...More

Thank Cassidy P
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We discovered this delightful cafe while road tripping with friends. While we only intended to take a peak for a future visit, once inside we were hooked for a late lunch and a tour of the charming adjoining B&B. Hosts Toni and Ted, their staff...More

Thank RogerHayesFord
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Stopped by for a visit while we were in the area. Very friendly staff and good selection of items for purchase. We did not try anything from the deli but it all looked really good.

Thank Terry C
Toni H, Owner at The Lost River General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Thank you for your kind comments and we look forward to your next visit! Cheers!

Reviewed 17 October 2015

We went to this restaurant on a drive through the mountains. And what a delightful find this was. The service was prompt and attentive, and the food was delicious. We all had the onsite smoked pork BBQ sandwiches with amazing BBQ lima beans, cole slaw,...More

1  Thank myluckfarm
Reviewed 17 September 2015

What an oasis! We were so pleased to find a spot to have a great cup of coffee and some wonderful pastries after a hard day of exploring the Lost River area. Interesting local products and loads of antiques to wander through as well. On...More

1  Thank tropicalstormcindy0
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Went there to shop for the Chocolate wine and to have lunch. Lunch at the LRGS is always tasty. Tomato Basil soup and grilled cheese sandwich really hit the spot. The egg salad sandwiches are also very good. The staff is friendly and gracious, the...More

1  Thank 75nica
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We had the Chef Night and it was fantastic. The service was personable and attentive. The food was phenomenal. And the wine were well chosen is super well priced. A real gem.

Thank 2opinionated_guys
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Questions & Answers
10 January 2017|
Response from Toni H | Property representative |
A Happy New Year. We do offer salads, albacore tuna, egg salad and our minestrone soup is made without gluten. We are currently closed for the season but will reopen on April 1, 2017. Please feel free to send a Facebook... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6993 State Road 259, Lost River, WV 26810
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Lost River
  • Phone Number: +1 304-897-7000
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The Lost River Company operates both The Inn at Lost River and The Lost River General Store.

The Inn at Lost River is a historic, farmhouse B&B in the heart of Lost River, West Virginia, just two hours outside of Washington, DC. Book a weekend getaway and enjoy a variety of activities in the area, as well as amenities that are unique to our B&B, including The Lost River General Store.

Today, serving primarily tourists, the The Lost River General Store holds true to its roots, a general store feel with a modern twist. Visitors can shop an array of product including antiques, art, wine and craft beer, gourmet pantry items, and enjoy a full-service cafe menu that changes with the seasons. It is a must-see destination for anyone passing by.
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