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Ruth's Place

18027 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-3482
+1 540-489-7884
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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18027 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-3482
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After finally finding the restaurant ( our GPS totally screwed up), we were pleasantly surprised. Busy place with locals, which is what we look for. We both had the chicken salad platter special and it was great. Had chicken salad along with fruit,cantaloupe, watermelon, strawberry,...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice décor. Food is ok to good. Depends on what you get and who is cooking. Staff and waitresses are nice. FRESH LARGE hamburgers are yummy! with home made fries. Lots of homemade goodies like macaroni salad (sweeter version). Lots of desserts, some homemade....More

Thank AliJVa
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Right along 220 South ... it's easy to miss. Look for a white building near a red brick (The Redwood?) motel, just before getting to the Chevy car dealership on southbound side of 220. There's usually a lot of cars parked out front (a good...More

Thank T-Bone_Steaks
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We waited 45 minutes for our food. My grilled founder was so overcooked it was powdery. The macaroni salad was as sweet as any dessert I've ever had. The waitress threw our check at us after I mentioned that.

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We usually go for late breakfast or lunch, but homemade dinners, sides, and desserts are also offered. The waitresses are all very nice, and the wait isn't as long as at some places. The food could be a bit hotter, but it's delicious, and their...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great place to eat, and frequently encounter friends and relatives. Home cooking with generous portions and reasonable prices. May have a wait due to extreme local popularity but well worth it.

Thank andrewbM3391RL
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy or creative, but "basic" practiced to near perfect. Farmer's fare done expertly and fast, served w country personality. It's all family at Ruth's

Thank fj r
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great home made food really reasonable prices. Great staff and love the specials my son loves the hash Brown casserole

Thank thomasy48
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wonderful diner-like restaurant with GOOD FOOD, fast, friendly staff . Good place for breakfast lunch or supper. Comfort food mostly with some typical menu items.

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

been there and done that. Food is fine but it is a bit on the pricy side. But people flock there so it must be a good restaurant.

Thank 27dales
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18027 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mount, VA 24151-3482
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 540-489-7884
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