Dining April 21, 2017
The 11 Most Beautiful Restaurants In All Of West Virginia
West Virginia has some of the most gorgeous architecture, views, and food in the country. All around the Mountain State, you’ll find historic mansions, fantastic scenery, and artfully arranged food. Here are some of West Virginia’s best and most beautiful places to eat, in no particular order.
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1. The Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs
This famous resort offers many fine dining areas, like the main dining room shown here. Address: 300 W Main St, White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986.
2. Cafe Cimino Country Inn, Sutton
This restaurant is part of West Virginia's "slow food" movement. Each dish is made to order and diners are encouraged to savor each bite. You can dine outdoors and walk around the grounds to see the goldfish pond. Address: 616 Main St, Sutton, WV 26601.
3. Spats at the Blennerhassett, Parkersburg
This historic hotel has been around since 1889. The restaurant serves elegant dishes made with fresh, local ingredients. Address: 320 Market St, Parkersburg, WV 26101.
4. Muriale's, Fairmont
This restaurant is beloved by locals and serves fine Italian food. There's also a large banquet hall that is perfect for events. Address: 1742 Fairmont Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554.
5. The Char, Beckley
This restaurant has been a local favorite for over 50 years. They serve steak and seafood made to order. You can enjoy beautiful scenic views right from the dining room. Address: 100 Char Dr, Beckley, WV 25801.
6. The Redbook Restaurant at Hillbrook Inn, Charles Town
The Redbook Inn offers "guest centric fine dining." When you make your reservation, they take notes about any special dietary needs or food dislikes, and plan a custom meal that will be created just for you. The meal is then recorded in one of the restaurant's red books. Address: 4490 Summit Point Road, Charles Town, WV 25414.
7. Bavarian Inn, Shepherdstown
You'll fall in love with this inn that looks like it belongs in Germany. You can dine on German-inspired food surrounded by the beauty of the Greystone Mansion and its twelve acre estate. Address: 164 Shepherd Grade Rd, Shepherdstown, WV 25443.
8. Cathedral Cafe, Fayetteville
This restaurant used to be a church, and still has the original stained glass windows. Visit here for breakfast, sandwiches, or coffee. Address: 134 S Court St, Fayetteville, WV 25840.
9. Lot 12 Public House, Berkeley Springs
Lot 12 is a fine dining restaurant located inside a historic Victorian house. Business Insider Magazine called this restaurant the best in West Virginia. Address: 117 Warren St, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411.
10. Laury's Restaurant, Charleston
This elegant restaurant is located in the old C&O Railroad Depot. They serve American and French fusion cuisine and fine wine.
Address: 350 Maccorkle Ave SE
Charleston, West Virginia.
11. Drover's Inn, Wellsburg
This charming building has served as an inn for tired travelers since 1850. The inn has several beautiful dining rooms. Address: 1001 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, WV 26070.
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