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Sisters at the Martha
Sisters at the Martha

Sisters at the Martha Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.themartha.com/dining/sisters-american-grill
  • Email: ksutton@themartha.com
  • Phone: (276) 628-3161
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Tuesday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Phill Powers
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine

Getting there

  • Parking: Hotel Parking
A word from Sisters at the Martha
With it's intimate, cozy atmosphere and snuggly bar, Sisters has become a local favorite with a menu that adapts frequently to seasonal favorites and freshness.Relax and come casual.Browse the history of a storied past in this nod to the eighty years The Martha spent as a College for young ladies and enjoy some of the best food served anywhere in the region.Continued
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerNotable Wine List
  • Diners' Choice WinnerRomantic
  • Diners' Choice WinnerSpecial Occasion
Diner Reviews
  • "I It is a very old, beautiful, elegant place. we enjoyed it very much. The menu is limited. It could be pricy, depending on what you get. We don't drink so can't comment on the wine. very romantic."
    Dined on 3/30/2014
  • "My wife and I had a very nice evening at Sisters. The meal, service, and atmosphere was great."
    Dined on 4/2/2014
  • "This mini-vacation to Abingdon for my wife and me was accentuated by our visit to The Sisters. The total experience was beyond our expectations in every way! We will definitely return in the near future!"
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "Everything was wonderful! Lilli took excellent care of us :)"
    Dined on 3/13/2014
  • "Overall, an extremely nice place, good service, good food and great ambiance."
    Dined on 3/6/2014
  • "We frequently stay at The Martha, and usually eat at Sisters while in Abingdon for the Barter Theatre. We were recognized and greeted after just a couple of visits. It's very convenient to the Barter (right across the street) and has a great kitchen. My Vegan diet is always accommodated nicely."
    Dined on 3/6/2014
  • "This restaurant was the perfect place to celebrate a family birthday! Everyone of us loved the atmosphere & the food!! From the appetizers, to the main coarse & even dessert, it was all delicious!!!! We left the restaurant wanting to come back again soon! Would highly recommend!!!!"
    Dined on 2/28/2014
  • "We dined two evenings at Sisters and both experiences were wonderful! Great friendly staff and the food was absolutely delicious. I'm not a salmon fan but decided to give the cast iron salmon a try and definitely wasn't disappointed and will have it again. A must on our list of "to dos" is to return and try the(much talked about shrimp and grits."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "LOVELY SETTING, GREAT SERVICE, FOOD WAS WELL PREPARED AND HAD A DIVERSE MENU. I THINK THE MENU WAS A LITTLE LIMITED BUT I BELIEVE IT WAS DUE TO THE WINTER SEASON WITH A MUCH REDUCED CLIENTELE RELATED TO THE FIRST RATE HOTEL WHERE THE RESTAURANT IS LOCATED. I WOULD THINK THAT THE MENU WILL BE ENHANCED ONCE THE SEASON IS IN FULL SWING. IT IS NICE TO BE ABLE TO REVIEW THE MENU AND BOOK A TABLE. THE AREA IS A STRONG TOURIST AREA AND THE BARTER THEATER IS A NATIONAL DRAW."
    Dined on 2/9/2014
  • "Had a wonderful experience at The Sisters. It was relaxing, no rush to order or finish. The server was vey pleasant and accommodating and the food was delicious. Great wine selection. Will definetly come back."
    Dined on 12/17/2013
  • "Just a casual night before The Barter with friends who had never dined and it was more than they expected and we were overwhelmed again. The Martha 'nuff said.'"
    Dined on 12/14/2013
  • "My group was disappointed with the taste of the food, the selection was great but just a bland taste. Our waitress lacked the knowledge of the types of drinks, she had to go ask the bartender, and service was very slow."
    Dined on 12/6/2013
  • "Considering that it was an extraordinary occasion, and we dined in the ballroom, not the restaurant, I'd say it was a festive way to observe Thanksgiving not at home and surrounded by family. The piano music was a stellar addition. And the food was fresh and attractive and plentiful. And we were the last seating! Martha Washington Inn is to be commended for running things smoothly and efficiently."
    Dined on 11/28/2013
  • "Ddisappointing . The food was not bad, but certainly not exceptional considering the cost. Four of us dined with three different dishes. Neither of these entrees was exceptional in any way considering they were priced 15% to 20 % above the value received. The house wine was good but not $9 dollar a glass good, more like $7 to $7.5 a glass. We four guests shared two butter pecan cheesecakes which were only average in taste and presentation. This appeared to be not in house prepared but more outhouse. When I return to the beautiful Martha Washington Inn and am forced to dine there I will go to the bar and grab a cheeseburger and beer, unless of course I am made aware of changes in the Sisters Restaurant. $225 lighter but wiser indeed!"
    Dined on 11/23/2013
  • "Sisters at Martha Washington Inn, Abingdon, VA has an early 20s ambiance but a modern menu and great service. We've eaten there 4-5 times, and each time enjoyed it more. Convenient to the Barter Theatre, and steeped in history. Parking is convenient yet valet service is available. Server was attentive, yet not overly so. My wife and I are sure to dine there again."
    Dined on 11/13/2013
  • "Sisters at MWI was a wonderful experience from beginning to end. For our anniversary, we had private seating, excellent food and wine, and attentive but not overly so, waitstaff. We will definately come again when we are in the area and we highly recommmend it for others."
    Dined on 10/26/2013
  • "For the price, Sisters fell far short for us. All dishes were just mediocre, the wine was quite pricey, and the service, while friendly left a lot to be desired -forgot the bread and butter, did not clear the dishes, brought the check in a rush, etc. The ambience was pleasant, good place to sit with friends in easy chairs to have a drink and appetizers. Walled booths are nice for groups."
    Dined on 10/25/2013
  • "Sisters offers a wonderful dining experience located in a beautiful Old South setting. Love the way some of the tables are tucked into private alcoves. Especially enjoyed the stuffed trout. Our server was attentive and efficient."
    Dined on 10/17/2013
  • "Love the Martha Washington and this restaurant! Been several times and am never disappointed."
    Dined on 10/12/2013
  • "The restaurant is so elegant. Most people do not frequent such fine restaurants and it is such a pleasure to treat ourselves once in while. From the time you enter the restaurant until you leave, the staff is friendly and nothing is to much trouble. We look forward to coming back and staying at the Inn when we can."
    Dined on 10/13/2013
  • "My wife and I went to Abingdon, Va to celebrate our 31st wedding anniversary. We decided to stay at the Martha Washington Inn. We had dinner at Sisters and it was just terrific! Our table was in a semi-private area which was quite nice. The waitress was excellent and the food was fantastic! Definitely want to return soon."
    Dined on 10/13/2013
  • "The food was amazing our server was so sweet and help full (kim) the food was out of this wotld and we will deffinantly be going back for our 2 year."
    Dined on 10/11/2013
  • "Enjoyed that I was given a good table (although I was alone). Treated well and courteously. Bartender particularly nice and welcoming."
    Dined on 8/31/2013
  • "We have stayed at the Martha Washington several times and usually have had at least one meal at Sisters or its predecessor. Very comfortable environment for quiet special occasion or just fine dining. Not extensive menu but well planned to offer something for all tastes. Great service."
    Dined on 8/10/2013