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Rockafeller's Restaurant

308 Mediterranean Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4775
+1 757-422-5654
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (52 reviews)
“cornbread” (99 reviews)
“bbq shrimp” (37 reviews)
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Bar, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
308 Mediterranean Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4775
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have lived in VB for years and always talked about trying this place, so we finally did for "date night". I went online the morning of and made reservations for two. In the reservation I noted in the requests that "We'd...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous seafood, nice water view, and Christopher was the best waiter ever! Our first time there and we hope to return soon. Dessert was amazing too. Go!

Thank 444love2travelaround
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this for dinner based on reviews and the amazing dinner deal. Got a window seat which was nice. Our server was very good and friendly and helpful with beer selection for hubby, Great Dismally. We started with cesear salads, I had the salmon and...More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my grandmother for her 104th birthday. The staff was so welcome and so warm. Perfect service! Food was fresh and cooked to perfection. We were presented with delicious cornbread which was a treat. The bbq shrimp is a must! The fried shrimp was cooked...More

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Using TripAdvisor, we decided to try Rockafeller's for the water view and seafood and we were not disappointed. We went a little overboard, had the shrimp & crab hushpuppies, the she-crab soup, and fish tacos for me, a crab cake hamburger for my husband. The...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 14 March 2018

While visiting this area, we had an included dinner at this restaurant. The service was excellent and the restaurant was very clean. The food fresh and warm. I was a little disappointed in the green beans as they were steamed and crunchy as I prefer...More

Thank Traveler4115
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

A wonderful spot that is friendly and welcoming. Enjoyed the drinks and found the place to be comfortable. Seafood is fresh and made just the way you like it. Prices are fair. This is a great place to hit while staying at the beach. Would...More

Thank Natsfan24
Reviewed 13 March 2018

My family & I went there for dinner after touring the new Cavalier Hotel. Great greeting, wonderful seating fast service for drinks in the beginning, around 3:30 on the 27th of Feb. 18. But after that it was kind of down hill. Some of our...More

Thank cd0dd0545
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Good early bird and other nightly specials. Reasonably priced with excellent seafood. Service was top notch. Picture perfect setting overlooking marina.

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Very nice lunch - we ate late after visiting the Georgia O'Keefe exhibit at the PEM, so it wasn't crowded and the service was excellent. My friend thoroughly enjoyed her fish and chips.

Thank cclifford90
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25 April 2017|
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Response from EHB308 | Property representative |
Thursday night-look forward to seeing you!
11 November 2015|
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Response from EHB308 | Property representative |
Sorry but we are a restaurant and not a hotel. But we would love to have you visit us when you come to Virginia Beach. Please go to our website and check out our menu! Let me know if you would like a hotel recommendation... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Mediterranean Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4775
    (Winston Salem Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Catch the Wave to Rockafeller's on Virginia Beach's hybrid electric trolleys! Trolley stops are available up and down the Virginia Beach oceanfront. Simply take the trolley to the 5th Street stop, then you will have a short and pleasant walk down Winston Salem Avenue (note it is the same as 5th St.). This deadends into Rockafeller's parking lot.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-422-5654
  • E-mail
When visiting Rockafeller's, one of Virginia Beach's landmark family owned and operated seafood restaurants located on Rudee Inlet, customers can expect a casual atmosphere and a menu with endless options, featuring fresh local seafood, steaks, pasta, sandwiches, Sunday Brunch, three course early bird specials and more! Our chalkboard specials will provide you with the freshest fish and seafood offerings available in Virginia Beach. Don't forget that Rockafeller's award winning homemade desserts offer the perfect way to finish off your dining experience . While there they can also feel good knowing that by supporting Rockafeller's they are also supporting one of the first Virginia Green restaurants. Large parties are always welcome with private banquet facilities which can accommodate groups from 9 to 90. Rockafeller's is committed to great service, freshly prepared food and environmental excellence.
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