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The General Store - CLOSED

2018 College Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-4655
+1 540-371-4075
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
26 Sep 2016
“You'll love it or hate it. ”
25 Jul 2016
“Good Italian-American Cuisine”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2018 College Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-4655
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I was curious to see if I would agree with the bad reviews or the good reviews. I agree with both. This place is VERY old-school. They need to hip it up a little. I like funky and unpretentious. I like oldies music. But the...More

1  Thank cwmacphail
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This restaurant has been here for a long time and is very popular. There is a selection of Italian and American cuisine. Meals are priced sensibly.

Thank r0bape
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I came to the General Store as a child growing up in Fredericksburg and always had fond memories of the place. I came back as an adult, while passing through, and was happy to see my memories were well-founded. Though we came in within the...More

Thank caitlinod319
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

First visit to this quaint local place.. Ordered a burger with fries and iced tea. Was surprised that the tea was unsweetened only..no southern sweet tea. Service was friendly and fairly quickly. Burger came done well. Bun was toasted without having to ask. Burger was...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Good food in a friendly atmosphere. Down home cooking made with fresh ingredients. Parking lot a little on the small size.

Thank dgmjbm
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The "booth" where we were sat was a bit weird...benches like church pews with ornate ends that you had to "hike" yourself over to sit down. Salad dressing didn't have much flavor. Meat tasted a bit odd in cannelloni; really couldn't tell the difference between...More

Thank valmouse
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Restaurant conveniently located near UMW. Would recommend to parents visiting and the students. Good food, fair prices and nice ambience.

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

There were rotten peppers on the less than great salad bar. It took 20 minutes to get soup and the someone stumped their toe on salt in the soup. Would not recommend this place. Don't waste your money.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Have been multiple times. Service is always good and entrees delicious. Have not had a bad choice yet.

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Being across from UMW this restaurant has it all....good sandwiches, meals, drinks. The service is great, the owner marvelous! It also has a salad bar and soup.

Thank catee408
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2018 College Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-4655
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-371-4075
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