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Lighthouse Beach Bar & Grille

1201 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3505
+1 757-428-3981
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“shrimp” (11 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1201 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3505
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Taking a walk on the boardwalk, saw this place and decided to stop for lunch. They had a porboy shrimp sandwich on special. It was great, service great friendly been back since

Thank barb m
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Looked like a cool place and maybe our timing was bad, but we left before we we were waiited on. Another table was obviously patiently waiting on their chech. Looked short staffed.

Thank kimberlyk15
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is our favorite place to hang out in VA. A must visit for my husband and me. Can't have a visit to VA Beach without visiting the Lighthouse Beach Bar & Grille. We've enjoyed the food and service. And can't forget the great live...More

1  Thank shively93
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner and loved the environment. We enjoyed the open air nature of this beachside bar/restaurant. The service was great our waitress Michelle was very attentive. The food was good but I thought the shrimp were a little small. We would eat here...More

Thank Brian904
Reviewed 11 July 2017

No one came after 15 minutes I left. Especially after going through the Hostess Stand in the Restaurant area, following all the signs NOT to seat yourself - then no one came & the place was nearly empty. O.K. cause I had the BEST Steamed...More

2  Thank Muncha_Ocala
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent drink menu , classic beach bar, decent menu variety. Small but good service. They forgot an item on our takeout order one night but we still went back the next day

Thank Tim Q
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We ate here for brunch, lunch, dinner, and evening drinks as well. For the VA Beach boardwalk some of the least expensive prices around. We tried several things to eat and all were surprisingly good and well worth the wait when busy. Best are the...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Although it wasn't the quickest service, the food was great and the view is awesome. Shrimp tacos are a must try.

Thank alliwalters
Reviewed 23 April 2017

love this place right at the hotel ,bloody Mary specials $3. Mon - Fri they are good food kinda high for quantity.people are friendly.nice view.

Thank beachfun26264
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Came in during the "off" season. Was staying at the hotel attached to it. I was told by the front desk to go in and see Michelle. That was the best recommendation this whole trip!! Best food I've had, and it was just a seasonal...More

Thank Ciara E
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9 July 2017|
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Response from Tim Q | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We did. Not sure if you can call ahead and order but you can definitely walk in and order to go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3505
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-428-3981
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Casual outdoor dining with ocean view.
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