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RA Bistro

1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
+1 434-845-1601
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (38 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our waiter, Collin, was very enthusiastic, friendly and helpful, all while being totally on top of the service provided. The food was excellent, quesadillas and the house burger (a blend of steak, burger and sausage). Wonderful experience.

Thank scott10jo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love RA! The fun drinks, laid back atmosphere, and great food make this one of our "go-to" place for special occasions. Great for girls night or a family night out.

Thank ChristineClan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a local, I don't go downtown because I hate the traffic and the parking situation. I received a gift card to this restaurant as a Christmas gift however, and was very pleased to find off street parking immediately adjacent to the building. I find...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

RA Bistro was recommended by the desk clerk at our hotel. It was a very pleasant surprise. The food was good, the service was excellent, and the room was a beautiful adaptive reuse of an obsolete building.

Thank RobertSilverman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were traveling with our small dog and they allowed us to eat outside under the covered patio with him. The food was top notch and very creative. We decided to just do an appetizer lunch and share them with each other. We ordered the...More

Thank Melissa_and_RobertP
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped on for lunch and it was amazing! Anna was our waitress. She was prompt, friendly and went the extra mile! She talked with some co-workers to get us a list of some "tourist" things to do while visiting Lynchburg! The food was fantastic!...More

Thank TravelingGuyfromDC
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Spent a night in Lynchburg while traveling the parkway. Chose RA Bistro simply because it looked beautiful when we passed. Gorgeous evening and their outdoor patio seating was appealing. Inside was tasteful and unique as well. We sat outside with our motorcycle gear, our server...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We've never been anything but pleased when we eat at RA! The food is fabulous! The menu is filled with wonderful variety and everything we've ordered has been delicious. We just ate there for restaurant week and of the 50 restaurants participating in the event,...More

Thank 444traveltheworld
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The lunch specials are great! I have visited multiple times and always leave full. Great portion sizes and a $9 price tag, can't beat it!

Thank Neolithe
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and I went here for lunch/brunch with her parents and since it was a beautiful day, we asked to sit outside. I ordered the breakfast wrap, which came with homefries and a couple mini crepes - All of it was delicious! My wife...More

Thank lpdutil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1344 Main St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1805
  • Public Transportation: Located close by and throughout downtown Lynchburg.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-845-1601
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