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Ellis Soda Shoppe and Grill - CLOSED

217 Main St., Abingdon, VA 24210
+1 276-623-8187
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (48 reviews)
“ice cream” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
££ - £££
217 Main St., Abingdon, VA 24210
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

The shop sounded like a great place to eat, so we headed there for our first meal, only to find out it had closed.

Thank Lois C
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had Ruben sandwiches, they were very good. The nachos were good too. We were full after that, so we didn't get any dessert.

Thank Kri12345
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I arrived early for my first visit to the Barter Theater to see The Music Man. This [place is just a block or so away, so I had a rootbeer float before the show. All of the sodas, sundaes, etc. are made the old fashioned...More

1  Thank RUtraveller
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Once I actually had one of their black angus hot dogs, but without the chili and onions. I loved the Hawaiian Grilled Chicken sandwich that comes on a Kaiser roll with grilled pineapple salsa and tortilla chips. I've also had the French Dip, the Classic...More

Thank MWC597
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Greeted by the owner, which is a good indication of the experience to come. Very good service by some very pleasant folks and very good and generous food.

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while traveling and had a delicious lunch! The grilled pimento cheese sandwich is wonderful! My husband had the Reuben and said the corned beef was nice and lean. We did not splurge for a milkshake but the blenders were constantly going while we...More

Thank SweetHomeFlorida
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

What an awesome choice for lunch. I had the grilled pimento cheese sandwich with fries and a pickle. My husband had a burger and crispy fries and he said it was one of the best burgers he has ever had. I used to work in...More

Thank julia_fisher
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Star rating is based on a standard scale. Pleasant old fashion soda shop/drug store decor. Had French dip and potato soup. This is a traditional soup versus the overly thick stuff of modern style. It did have an unnecessary "kick" (why does everything have to...More

Thank MWTravelinLady
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Great decor, very friendly, welcoming staff, excellent service, excellent food, very clean A must when in the area.

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This is a favorite with locals and tourists alike. Wonderfully decorated, great food, old ice cream shoppe type offerings. Easy parking close to Martha Washington and Barter Theatre.

Thank Sharon M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Main St., Abingdon, VA 24210
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: +1 276-623-8187
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