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Porter House Restaurant

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126 Old Graves Mill Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-4165
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17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Madison Heights, Virginia
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98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has a long time record for fine food and great service. I have made many visits and have no come away with any complaints at all....service is great and food has always been outstanding.

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Thank Walter S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has been around a long time but it has a new owner and the food is amazing! High quality with a good variety of $ choices. Small house salad is $5 and it was great.

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Thank Tina C
Lynchburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Open under new owner "Hellen" and she has done a wonderful job! We took some customers there a few weeks ago and I have been there 3 times since. I simply can not believe how good the food is each time. The Steak is the BEST IN TOWN! Service is amazing and so happy I found out about the new... More 

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1 Thank vanfry
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Recently moved to Lynchburg and decided to give Porter House a try. We were very impressed. The food was amazing (I personally had the ribeye with the mashed potatoes). Our table had quite a variety of food (burger, seafood, pork) and everyone was impressed! The service was phenomenal as well. Our waiter was Ken and he was there to take... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Had dinner at the Porter House this week, and walked away with a severe stomach ache. In fact, as the night wore on, several of the guests were experiencing the same symptoms! We all had different entrees, fish tacos, reuben sandwich and hamburger. Such a disappointment since our server was good! Will NOT return!

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1 Thank Diane P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Overall a good meal and pleasant experience. The steak was tasty and all the food good. The service could have been better.

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Thank Cathy B
Lynchburg
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This restaurant was recently opened under new ownership, and did not disappoint! There are so many menu options that will please most everyone. My friend got the steak au poivre (?? spelling) which I tasted and was delicious. I got an arugula pesto pasta with grilled salmon- really great! So, enjoyed our meal and hope to return to try something... More 

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Thank Cheryl G
Lynchburg, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Chose Porter House for the repast for my son. Perfect choice. Steven was incredibly wonderful to us. Helped us select a menu, was flexible on the number of people (as I was not sure), and was accommodating with the food and drinks. The food was superb. Most of it, even the rolls, were homemade and just the right amount. He... More 

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Thank raines6
Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Went with a large party the other evening. Everyone was happy with their order. They quality of the food was excellent, and the portions were generous for the prices. Standouts included the short rib pasta, the lamb cassoulet and Thai style mussels appetizer.

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Thank Lizbirdie_family
Lynchburg, Virginia
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Food is great but, service is lacking. Maybe it was a bad night for our waiter because he could not remember some of our request for service.

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Thank Bill R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Old Graves Mill Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502-4165
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?