Warrenton Journals

An Overnight in Warrenton, VA

A November 2006 trip to Warrenton by Branwenn

Quote: A lunch and motel review from my overnight stop in Warrenton, VA on my way to a week in the DC area...

Howard Johnson Inn - Warrenton

Hotel | "Howard Johnson Inn"

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Well, this Ho Jo's was definitely better than I expected and even better since it was free. I paid with my Trip Rewards points, so it was a real deal. The huge king-size bed was very, very nice. The room was a handicapped room on the end of the hall right by the back doors. I'm not sure why it was listed as handicapped except that it was right inside the back door and had an extra-large bathroom with a lot of safety bars. The tub was not a walk-in tub or shower, just a normal type of tub. It was the only King Room they had left on the bottom floor. The TV had good reception, so I could exercise my on-the-road addiction to CNN and the Sci-Fi Channel. There was a desk for me to use to write...Read More

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on November 7, 2006

Howard Johnson Inn - Warrenton
6 Broadview Avenue
Warrenton, Virginia 20186
(540) 347-4141

Red, Hot & Blue BBQ

Restaurant | "Red, Hot and Blue"

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This is a review of the unique Drive Thru service and food for this restaurant, Red, Hot and Blue, which is not really a traditional fast food restaurant. The restaurant itself is hard to locate. Broadview Avenue splits and doglegs making 360 Broadview Avenue a bit hard to find when you suddenly find yourself no longer on what you swore should still be Broadview. I drove up and down the road a few times and figured it out by sheer luck.The menu is large and diverse--not your usual burger joint--that is certain. I ordered the Jalapeno Bites for an appetizer and the Fried Chicken salad. They have several main dish salads and they all sounded good. My husband favored the Five Meat Sampler platter...Read More

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on November 7, 2006

Red, Hot & Blue BBQ
360 Broadview Avenue
Warrenton, Virginia 20186
(540) 349-7100

About the Writer

Branwenn

Branwenn
Lynchburg, Virginia