Dining Opportunities

Virginia’s Natural Bridge Park has something for everyone. From the famous Friday Grand Surf & Turf Buffet featuring  snow crablegs in the Colonial Dining Room; BBQ, fresh-made sandwiches, bakery goods & fudge in the Archway Deli, or burgers, fries & funnel cake at The Pavilion, we invite you to enjoy our family friendly resort with wonderful menu selections, spectacular venues and reasonable prices which are sure to satisfy the entire household. With evolving menus featuring the many locally sourced ingredients, we welcome you to dine and drink with us amongst the natural beauty that is Natural Bridge. Our staff is ready to serve you and we hope you will choose to start and end your day dining with us. Our restaurants include:

  • The Historic Hotel’s main restaurant, The Colonial Dining Room (Click for Breakfast/Dinner Menu)

Come by to try our menu by Executive Chef, Michael Shifflett, and the ongoing makeover of our dining room. We launched into an exciting partnership with Black Dog Salvage in Roanoke who engineered a new bar which can be seen in The Colonial Dining Room. We have much left to do, but we are still open and ready to serve!


Monday- Saturday: 7:00am-10:30am

Sunday: 7:00am- 10:00am

Sunday Brunch Buffet 11:30am-2:30pm


Dining Room Hours

Everyday: 5:30pm- 9:00pm

Grand Surf & Turf Buffet Every Friday 5:30pm-9:00pm

Saturday Italian Buffet Night Every Saturday 5:30pm-9:00pm


Archway Deli

Located in The Visitors Center (Gift Shop) The Archway Deli  is our very popular grab-and-go spot that is the archway-deli-logo-300x163perfect place for our guests and families looking to refuel before continuing their fun filled day. The deli-inspired menu includes freshly-prepared specialty sandwiches baked in-house goods, a healthy array of salads, a soup of the day, pizza and much more. Don’t forget to grab a couple scoops of Hershey’s ice cream and a cold drink. Now serving beer!

April–October: Baked Goods from our ovens, handcrafted Fudge, Pizza, Sandwiches, Soups and much more!

November–March:   Grab & Go Counter has packaged fresh foods & snacks

*Hot Breakfast & Dinner can be found in The Colonial Dining Room restaurant, located in our Historic Hotel.

The Cedar Creek Cafe

Located near the starting point of the Cedar Creek Trail leading to the Natural Bridge

Take a peaceful lunch break surrounded by the serenity of nature’s masterpiece under a covered pavilion or at one of our many picnic tables. Be sure to come back and enjoy an evening snack and drink before and after the nightly Drama of Creation presentation.  This incredible venue features a giant stone fireplace that is as enjoyable in the summer as it is during the cool days of Spring and Fall. Our menu features specialty hot dogs, cheeseburgers, grilled chicken sandwiches, fresh fruit and sandwich wraps; you are going to love this place. The Cedar Creek Cafe is also available for events and receptions, and the stone patio makes for a great outdoor entertainment venue.

  • Open for a la carte dining seasonally

The Red Fox Tavern

Beautifully appointed, the Red Fox Tavern has the look and feel of a hunt club while providing a comfortable atmosphere for all to enjoy. Sip on one of our signature cocktails, enjoy a fine selection of Virginia wines and craft beers or choose from a list of domestic and imported varieties. The Red Fox Tavern is the perfect place to filogo_RedFox_Tavernnish your fun-filled day!

  • Located in the hotel – Accessible through the main dining room, or use the exterior Red Door!
  • The Red Fox Tavern menu features a special menu and a full complement of wine, spirits and beer.

Sunday- Thursday: 5:00pm- 10:00pm

Friday- Saturday: 4:00pm- 10:00pm