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Calabash Seafood

7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
+1 804-746-8630
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible11%
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“oysters” (11 reviews)
“hush puppies” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My family have been to the Calabash about thirty times over the years. Quite frankly in our opinion the Calabash is the best seafood restaurant in northeast Richmond, Virginia. I am really taken by their family atmosphere and the service cannot be better. Food is...More

Thank VA-Short-Term
Reviewed August 28, 2018

A great place if a person loves shrimp and big servings,,,Big serving but a little steep in price, would recommend smaller portions and less cost

Thank Sightsee520153
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We went here for an early Mothers Day dinner. The scallops were really good. Shrimp was good but between two of us we only ate about half of the one crab cake. It seemed to have a decent amount of crab but just had a...More

1  Thank HRLDebDav
Reviewed April 4, 2018

All six of us enjoyed our meals, the service, and nice quiet atmosphere. Drinks, salads, and meals arrived very timely, service was excellent, and all the drinks and meals were fresh and seasoned well. The guys had all you can eat snow crab clusters and...More

Thank Mandarinlady
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Crab cakes and flounder are awesome. Make sure to get the broiled crab cakes.They have a club in the back of restaurant which gets rowdy sometimes. Go early.

Thank Oceansandmountains
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Our unfortunate experience started with a young waiter who obviously was very ill at ease, and unfortunately for him never went through proper training. In short, he was a disaster. My wife and both ordered two different white wines. As we ordered the wine we...More

2  Thank Daniel B
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

The prices are not cheap here but the service is excellent and the servings are plentiful. I got the boiled shrimp and it was a large plateful with a nice sized baked potato. The green beans are delicious and well seasoned. My husband really likes...More

Thank Charlenee
Reviewed August 26, 2017

my wife and i visit here maybe every 2 months. the petite meals are more than enough for a normal appetite and it proved to be true again just the other nite. she got oysters and i had fried popcorn shrimp and both were plentiful...More

Thank Franklin A
Reviewed July 30, 2017

There were 10 of us. The waitress was very good & accurate. The service was quick. The seafood was delicious. The hush puppies were good as usual.

Thank Beachlvrgrl
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Not the seafood platter I had expected. It would have been nice to see your meal looking as if it were prepared just for you and not just tossed on a plate. Flavor was at best, average.

Thank Irvin2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Mechanicsville
  • Phone Number: +1 804-746-8630
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