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412 Roanoke Rd., Daleville	
966-5030
816 W. Main St., Salem	
375-2161
215 Market St., Roanoke	
344-0045
Authentic Mexican food in a fun and familyfriendly setting. Special dishes are prepared
from traditional family recipes using only the
best and freshest ingredients. Friendly service
and a vibrant atmosphere that includes ample
space for parties as well as a sports bar perfect
for enjoying the big game make every meal at
Rancho Viejo a fiesta to remember!
RanchoViejoOnline.com
$$$ L, D T
WiFi

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2 Locations
Szechuan Restaurant	
5207 Bernard Dr., Roanoke	
989-7947
1923 Suite G Electric Rd., Salem	
387-9869
Elegant Chinese dining featuring an extensive
selection of the most popular dishes prepared
using only the finest and freshest ingredients.
Voted "Best Chinese Restaurant" by readers of
The Roanoker since 1991-2013.
Szechuan1.net, salemszechuan.com
$$ L, D T WiFi

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Downtown Roanoke
Billy's Restaurant 	
206-3353
102 Market St., Roanoke	
Voted the platinum winner for "Best New
Restaurant in Town" in The Roanoker
magazine's 2012 Readers' Choice Dining
Awards. Blending the traditions of yesterday
with the freshness and excitement of today.
From a banquet room to our outdoor patio and

custom catering, come see everything we have
to offer! BillysRoanoke.com $$-$$$ L, D

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Blue 5 Restaurant 	
904-5338
312 2nd St., Roanoke	
Combines southern-inspired cuisine, an
extensive microbrew selection and nightly
live entertainment to create one of downtown
Roanoke's premier dining experiences.
Recipient of 16 awards in The Roanoker's
2012 Readers' Choice Dining Award!
Blue5Restaurant.com
$$-$$$ L, D
;T WiFi

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Corned Beef & Co. 	
342-3354
107 S. Jefferson St., Roanoke 	
Live entertainment, billiards, cigars and a menu
that includes brick-oven pizza, burgers, steaks
and other favorites make Corned Beef one of
Roanoke's favorite dining and entertainment
destinations. Voted a "Best Club" by readers of
The Roanoker magazine!
CornedBeefAndCo.com
$$-$$$, L, D ;
T WiFi

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400-8082
First & Sixth 	
611 S. Jefferson St., Roanoke
First & Sixth and the Penny Deux Lounge
announced their closing just as this issue
went to press, with the additional information
that the operation would continue as a
caterer for events in the Patrick Henry Hotel.
FirstAndSixth.com
$$$ D ;T
WiFi	

Frankie Rowland's 	
527-2333
Steakhouse 	
104 S. Jefferson St., Roanoke 	
Features prime and certified Angus beef as
well as fresh Maine lobster. Relax in the bar
and enjoy a specialty martini or your favorite
high-end liquor, or start your night with a
selection from the extensive wine list. Voted
"Best Steak," "Best Martini" and "Best Wine
List" by readers of The Roanoker.
FrankieRowlandsSteakhouse.com
$$$$, D

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The Regency Room at The	 985-5900
Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center	
110 Shenandoah Ave., Roanoke
Make a statement in The Regency Room!
Opening in 1938, the recently renovated
historic restaurant continues its legacy in the
Valley with French-inspired Southern cuisine
and local favorites such as Peanut Soup and
Spoonbread, Traditional Bananas Foster
and rotating seasonal menus featuring local
entrees and selections. The Regency Room is
extensively involved in a shop local, buy local
mentality, working with area farmers to deliver
the freshest ingredients to the table daily
and is open year-round including holidays
for breakfast, lunch, dinner and for Sunday
Brunch. HotelRoanoke.com
$$$-$$$$ B, L, D
; WiFi

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Winner of "Best New Restaurant in Town"!
Neighborhood restaurant, casual atmosphere,
& a gathering place for family & friends.

Make yourself at home in our cozy atmosphere in our
Roanoke, VA Cafe. Remini's is a great place to come
enjoy a chef-prepared meal with friends!
View our menu and learn more at

www.ReminisCafe.com | 540-400-0306
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http://www.BillysRoanoke.com http://www.FrankieRowlandsSteakhouse.com http://www.RanchoViejoOnline.com http://www.Blue5Restaurant.com http://www.Szechuan1.net http://www.salemszechuan.com http://www.CornedBeefAndCo.com http://www.HotelRoanoke.com http://www.FirstAndSixth.com http://www.Shulas347Roanoke.com http://www.ReminisCafe.com http://www.THEROANOKER.COM

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Roanoker - September/October 2014

Digital Help Guide
From the Publisher
The Look
The 360
The Gossip
The Flavor
The Gist
The Calendar
Roanoke in the Year 2054
Appreciations and Deprecations: Perspectives on Roanoke Over the Years
What Really Happened with Design ‘79?
The Poff Building Debacle
Roanoke Then & Now
40 Stars of 40 Years
Covers Great, Covers Not-So-Great
Green Building
Restaurants of Old … and Still Here!
Dining: Fiji Island and the New Yorker Deli
The Dish
The Perfect Weekend
Retire-VA
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Intro
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Cover1
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Cover2
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 7
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Digital Help Guide
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 9
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - From the Publisher
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 11
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Look
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 13
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The 360
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 15
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Gossip
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 17
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Flavor
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 19
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Gist
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Calendar
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Roanoke in the Year 2054
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Appreciations and Deprecations: Perspectives on Roanoke Over the Years
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - What Really Happened with Design ‘79?
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 51
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Poff Building Debacle
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 54
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 55
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Roanoke Then & Now
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 57
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 40 Stars of 40 Years
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 82
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Covers Great, Covers Not-So-Great
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Green Building
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Retire-VA
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - R2
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - R3
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - R4
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - R30
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - R31
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - R32
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Restaurants of Old … and Still Here!
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 100
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Dining: Fiji Island and the New Yorker Deli
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The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 109
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Dish
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 111
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 112
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - 113
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - The Perfect Weekend
The Roanoker - September/October 2014 - Cover3
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