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The Press Room

129 West German, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
+1 304-876-8777
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“oysters” (30 reviews)
“zabaglione” (9 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
129 West German, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visit and discover what the folks in Shepherdstown already know - The Press Room is finely crafted, beautifully presented food that is not to be missed.

Thank forrestb819
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Press Room is clean, crisp, and efficient. We arrived without reservation, were directed to the bar, and waited a very short amount of time for a table. The ambiance was tranquil and subdued. Our waitress was knowledgeable about the dishes and took her time...More

Thank MrPalustris
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were strolling through Shepherstown when I saw a sign outside the press room indicating they had gazpacho. I love gazpacho but I don't see it often on menus. It was Saturday late afternoon. They were booked solid for the evening but could seat us...More

Thank NanaW0655
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried the brunch here and it was delightful. We did not have reservations but luckily arrived before the crowd and were immediately seated in a small room between the main dining room and the bar. The menu is very extensive for brunch and there...More

Thank USAFret
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During the July-long Contemporary American Theater Festival, plays often are scheduled for 6 and 8:30 p.m. If, as many do, one attends both plays, a 4:30 pm dinner is on order. But The Press Room, one of Shepherdstown's best restaurants, does not open until 5....More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were lucky to have a wonderful Sunday brunch at The Press Room in Shepherdstown. It is a small, very cozy restaurant in the middle of downtown. We immediately were made welcome and comfortable when we entered the restaurant. All the entree's...More

Thank Nathan7744
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When in Shepherdstown can't miss this place. Called on Fri to make reservation for Sat - couldn't get in. Got a seat at bar Sat eve. Brian took great care of us. Love bourbon - he made me a HUGE Manhattan up. Nice start to...More

1  Thank david b b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at the Press Room is almost automatic when we visit Shepherdstown. The food is excellent as is the service and ambiance. I ordered the duck which I thoroughly enjoyed. Will return next year.

Thank paulhollinger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking down the main street in Shepherdstown is a delightful stroll. Walking down the main street toward The Press Room could make you begin to hurry. We happened to chat with a couple leaving the restaurant who mentioned their table near the window and the...More

Thank Kathy20901
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will want to reserve a table at this popular spot - it is worth planning ahead for. We had some wonderful pizza and pasta in the bar (which is beautiful), and next time, we will make reservations for the main dining room.

Thank MindyMcG
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Questions & Answers
3 June 2017|
Response from Logistics | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the hours or allergies, but they are friendly to the young ones. Best bet is to call them.
29 May 2017|
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Response from IrishBulldogLOL | Reviewed this property |
Nope you can't which surprised me. BUT it's all great stuff lots of choices. I guess this is trust the old fashioned way, no internet menu. We took the chance glad we did. There are a few other spots on Main Street if you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 West German, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Shepherdstown
  • Phone Number: +1 304-876-8777
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