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Interesting to watch people use the pier

Worth the $2 to get on the pier, for people watching and the views. Would be fun to fish there, if... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Madison, Wisconsin
Watch the Dolphins!

We went on the pier and sat on one of the benches. It was fun to just sit there and watch the waves... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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“bait shop”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1506 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3421
+1 757-428-2333
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Loves going on the off season shop owners are very friendly. All the city lights show both ends. If your there early enough you can see a perfect sunset

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank purtie26
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Worth the $2 to get on the pier, for people watching and the views. Would be fun to fish there, if you have time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank riseabovetwo
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We went on the pier and sat on one of the benches. It was fun to just sit there and watch the waves going in towards the beach. The dolphins came around before sunset.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank irapinklady
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This is a great pier! I've been visiting here with family for years and always come here for bait and fishing. It's great being able to rely on a few things. The Virginia Beach pier is one of those retreats that is a welcome home...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 0221Serendipity
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

It’s gives pretty views when you walk out on but stinks that you have to pay just to walk out on it. Did it once for the experience but won’t pay to do it again

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CS1234567891
Reviewed September 21, 2018

If this attraction wouldn't have had broken/suspicious boards, I would have given it 5 stars. We went to the fishing pier on our last evening in VA Beach. You have to pay to go on the pier. You can go as a tourist (charge was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

We enjoyed walking the pier and seeing all the people fishing the day we were there. You get a great view of the beach and all the hotels that line the beach as well. There were a LOT of people fishing from the pier, however,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ptjjbailey
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We were here for a sporting event, but made sure to spend lots of our free time here. No disappointment for us!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Debra T
Reviewed September 13, 2018

i do not think anyone should charge you for just walking to the end of the pier and 2 dollars a pop for just walking to the end is not a good deal maybe 50 cent but wow seems to me va beach is money...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jeanettelamm
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Just happen to come across this pier and park our car across the street what a cute little area we don’t go fishing but the beach and the boardwalk area and the ocean looks very inviting will try to make it back here for vacation...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank paws0810
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Dana R
November 18, 2018|
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Response from LadyRedRider | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. The late fall, winter, and early spring, before all the tourists flood the place, there is great fishing. Know the regulations, the pier office will give you all the info you need.
Jaylin w
June 30, 2018|
Response from JavyMedina | Reviewed this property |
Yes you may, well worth it.
Christopher W
April 22, 2018|
Response from areader2013 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about the specifics of that, but the person in the booth the day we visited was very helpful. I'm sure someone would be able to help you there.