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1008 Church Land, Tappahannock, VA 22560
+1 804-443-2002
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter beans” (11 reviews)
“fried oysters” (17 reviews)
“hush puppies” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1008 Church Land, Tappahannock, VA 22560
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Love this spot! I like to sit out on the porch when the weather is good. My favorite is the oysters. Their salads are great too. Always fresh ingredients. Feels like home.

Thank WVBirdie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom and I stopped in for lunch on my birthday. I ordered the crabcake sandwich with fries, which was delicious! It very little filler and alot of flavor. We sat outside and the owners came over to say hello and chat for a few...More

Thank NGates99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've Roden past this place for years & decided to try it for lunch today. Sat outside. Great crab cake & hand cut fries. Good service & good iced tea. We'll be back!

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wife and I were traveling through Tappahannock last weekend and we had googled restaurants and thought that we would try this place. A little hard to find as the GPS directions had the location about a mile east of where the place actually is. Wife...More

Thank curtreich
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and we're hungry after s visit to the nearby Riverside Hospital and I checked Trip Advisor for advice & To Do was rated # 2 so we stopped in. I asked what the most popular sandwich was and the server said either the...More

Thank Yacht1999
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My wife and I stopped here for lunch last year on our way down to Newport News, and enjoyed the meal thoroughly. So, we decided to do so again this year and try other menu choices. We ordered the fried oysters plate and the fried...More

1  Thank PhilosophicalOldGuy
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

A small diner with a seafood market beside the cafe. Outdoor seating available but it was too hot for us. The seating area for the restaurant is small but cozy and quiet. Menu items consist of seafood, hand cut steaks and fresh burgers. Seafood is...More

1  Thank pkg57
Reviewed 8 August 2017

What a comfortable place to dine. Soft shell crabs the best I have had. Plenty of other good choices available. Many return trips planned.

1  Thank rmeador12
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Thrilled to experience friendly, warm service and local fresh food, made to order. And, there was no problem accommodating gluten free requests. The homemade tartar sauce is incredible!

1  Thank woodspnt
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We had a family dinner here with our son and his family of 7 kids. They have a nice diverse menu with main focus on seafood and burgers, that included a kid's menu. Two of the grandkids said their burgers were better than what they...More

1  Thank By_His_Grace
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12 March 2017|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, went during the week
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1008 Church Land, Tappahannock, VA 22560
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Tappahannock
  • Phone Number: +1 804-443-2002
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