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Blue Stone Inn

9107 N Valley Pike, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-1645
+1 540-434-0535
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (23 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9107 N Valley Pike, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-1645
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Great little restaurant that harkens the days of yore. I had not been here since I was a kid and remember this place well. It seems the fireplace was in use back then. Many locals visit here often which says it all but it’s not...More

Thank David F
bluestoneinn, Owner at Blue Stone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thank you so much! Your review reflects exactly the kind of experience we hope for all of our guests.

Reviewed 4 April 2018

My husband and two good friends visited the restaurant on a Saturday evening after 7pm. We were quickly seated, not too crowded and immediately had service and drink orders taken. The service was wonderful and all staff were extremely friendly! There is a nice, reasonable,...More

Thank Kimberly A
bluestoneinn, Owner at Blue Stone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

What a lovely review of our little restaurant. Thank you so much. That Saturday was on the slow side; other weekend nights can be much busier, but we always try to treat each guest as you were treated on your visit. Thank you for trying...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was our fourth visit; as in the past, we had wonderful food. We began with a salad, which we actually shared. Many choices of appetizers, and I had the shrimp cocktail...delicious. My wife had a filet...perfectly presented and prepared. I tried the porterhouse steak...very...More

Thank Murrows
bluestoneinn, Owner at Blue Stone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you so much! We are all glad that you enjoyed your visit, and happy that you plan on returning. Small businesses such as ours appreciate our customers.

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I ate here for the first time tonight and it was busy but the food came out at a good rate. The servers were pleasant and attended us well. The steamed shrimp were very good, the hush puppies had a good flavor, and the seafood...More

Thank wofiii
bluestoneinn, Owner at Blue Stone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. You are correct, we don't use a marinade for the steaks, and I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy them. Kind words for the seafood and the overall experience are appreciated!

Reviewed 17 November 2017

This is a Rte 11 Classic. Very original decor, and excellent food. Dont judge this place the outside. Feels like you took a step back in time.

Thank JCW3-V
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This was our first visit back in many years and was exactly as it was only better. Great atmosphere. The fired chicken was moist and delicious, oysters fried to perfection and red snapper amazing. Came with baked potatoe however the succotash left much to be...More

1  Thank Leona R
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This was my first time at Blue Stone Inn. What a wonderful place to eat! Everyone was friendly and the atmosphere was neat! The steak and duck were awesome!!

Thank Donna U
bluestoneinn, Owner at Blue Stone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you, and we're so glad that you had a lovely experience at our restaurant.

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Although they have a nice atmosphere, I was disappointed with tonight's service. We ordered shrimp cocktail for an appetizer along with salad and steak for dinner. I never got my shrimp cocktail and they never brought us our salad. When we arrived, they were very...More

Thank Kisma1
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Have not eaten there since son graduated JMU 6 years ago. Pleased to see that food, service and ambiance have remained superb! Had the broiled seafood platter & hubby had the fried seafood platter. Both had ample portions of crab imperial, shrimp, and scallops. Try...More

Thank Quilterbee2016
Reviewed 2 August 2017

After 68 years and now on 4th generation I can't say enough about this family restaurant that is always delicious and staff never recognize a table as someone else's, rather every wait staff assists customers regardless of who your wait staff is. Rockingham County Food...More

Thank tjohnson419
bluestoneinn, Owner at Blue Stone Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Very kind words! We do try hard to keep our customers happy and well fed, whether they are new customers or faithful regulars.

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Soo S
11 September 2016|
Response from bluestoneinn | Property representative |
We are open Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursdays from 4:30 to 8:30, Fridays from 4:30 to 9:00, Saturdays from 4:00 to 9:00. We do close a bit early if business is slow, so coming in at the last minute isn't generally advised... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9107 N Valley Pike, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-1645
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-434-0535
We are a small dinner-only family-run restaurant, and pride ourselves on great food and friendly service in a casual tavern atmosphere. The Blue Stone Inn dates from the 1920's and has been owned and operated by the same family since 1949.
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