• Serving exquisite fresh seafood & south Louisiana cuisine
  • A prime venue of choice for inspired epicureans
  • Make your next special event a memorable one
  • A warm and inviting dining experience
  • We strive to exceed the highest of expectations
  • Acclaimed chef and certified sommelier
  • The finest-quality cuisine with exceptional service
  • The freshest ingredients of the season
  • An elegant setting for your most cherished of events
Make your next special event a memorable one.

Stephen's -
Same chef & owner Stephen Foster Sr., serving exquisite fresh seafood, south Louisiana cuisine, and prime filet mignon since 1987. Something Special in Roanoke!


Due to an increased demand, we are now focusing exclusively on our private dining event services for your pre-arranged group, to include:

Wine tasting dinners, business functions, rehearsals, holiday parties, personal celebrations, family/friend gatherings and other special occasions.

Stephen’s invites you to call and reserve your next private group dining event with us. With our reputation and commitment to serving only the highest-quality cuisine, coupled with exceptional service in an inviting atmosphere, and over 26 years experience in providing thousands of private party dining events, let Stephen’s be your venue of choice to make your next special occasion a memorable one. With our award-winning chef and certified sommelier, we strive to exceed your highest of expectations.

As we will soon be in our 27th year of operation, we would like to give a special thanks for the wonderful support of all our valued customers! Be sure to visit our menu page which provides our four-course dining selections.

PLEASE NOTE: In regard to our gift certificates, we will provide an exchange of your unredeemed, authenticated gift certificates for cash, or they can be applied towards future private dining and/or wine tasting events!


Reservations are being accepted now for private group dining.
Please call: 540-344-7203, or email: specialevents@stephensrestaurant.com

As chosen by readers of the Roanoker Magazine, Stephen's was awarded dining awards for:

2013 PLATINUM WINNER Best Seafood Restaurant (poll of 32,000 voters)

For 10 consecutive years (2004-2013), Stephen’s has been awarded Best Seafood Restaurant Platinum and Gold awards as chosen by readers of the Roanoker Magazine.

Best Seafood Restaurant
Gold Award 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2004 Platinum 2007, 2006, 2005

Best Chef Gold Award
2007, 2006 Platinum 2004

Best Restaurant Overall
Silver Award 2007 Gold 2004

Best Maitre D' 2010
Steve Foster

"For fish of a different stripe, amble down to this Roanoke classic. "

See the review of this classic Roanoke restaurant in Southern Living.

"This longtime restaurant offers Creole and Cajun classics without the travel expense to the Gulf... I highly recommend Stephen's Restaurant."

See Stephen's Restaurant review in the Roanoke Times.