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Uncle Buck's Family Restaurant

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42 E Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1901
+1 540-743-2323
Today
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Chincoteague Island, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Saddles inside, plenty of photos and saddles hanging. Clean washrooms, good scrapple, eggs perfect as med done. All served hot, good coffee, Maxwellhouse. 2 little cornbread with cinnamon applesauce upon being seated. Roomy parking in the rear .

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Thank Bill W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

While our meal was nice, it took over 45 minutes to get our lunch at an “off time” (1:30). And every excuse (empty glass, half the meal arriving) was “its shift change. Now the food was good, and it was hot. The servers had a smile.

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Thank Valerie Leigh H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Attempted to eat here after visiting the caverns and could not get a seat due to the restaurant being extremely short staffed. Could not give us a wait time and basically ignored us when we walked in and told them 8 ppl. So we went to Gennaro's down the street and quit glad we did.

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Thank bmoyer-pfost
warrenton
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stop at Uncle Bucks about once a week in the fall and its a great restaurant, the food is always good and the staff is very attentive and friendly.

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Thank hbron1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Was just a small building we took a chance that since the parking lot was full it was good. Walked in wow, decor was very very nice, food was hot, prepared well and a lot. We all had ribs, cat fish, brisket and pork. All were hot, well portion and we will be back

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Thank Jo Ann L
Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Found this place on Google Maps when traveling to Luray. So pleased with the food. Hot turkey sandwiches and mashed potatoes were great. We had their fried green tomatoes which were delicious. Good food Good prices.

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Thank Travelerdk54
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is a downtown diner that is clearly popular with the locals. We have a super breakfast. The bacon and coffee were particularly good.

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Thank Revladyu
São Paulo
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my dad had the rib eye and my kids shared a meatloaf. The meat was well cooked, but the sides were disappointing. The corn I ordered (which I thought it would be buttered corned on the cob) tasted just as it came straight from the can, just warmed up in a microwave. No butter and still some of... More 

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Pulaski, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We went out for lunch at Uncle Buck's after a lovely drive up the Shenandoah Parkway. Looking at the outside, you'd think "Seriously?" It was GREAT! I had the smothered turkey open--faced sandwich and potatoes--yum yum! And GREAT prices!

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Thank aprillyn
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37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Its good clean diner type food. Great staff honestly. The day we were there it seemed packed like the fall color rush was upon them. We had a shrimp basket, fried Green tomatoes. Park it out in back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 E Main St, Luray, VA 22835-1901
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Luray
  • Phone Number: +1 540-743-2323

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