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Croaker's Spot Restaurants

1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
+1 804-269-0464
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried fish” (24 reviews)
“cornbread” (93 reviews)
“fish boats” (17 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This place is so great it's almost impossible to talk too fondly of it. I've lived in Richmond for 30 years and Croaker's Spot remains one of the premiere dining places in town. Everything is terrific. You can throw a dart at the menu and...More

Thank markatkinss
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The Manchester section of Richmond has long needed help. In recent years, help has arrived, in the form of businesses, condos and renovated houses. Food has arrived also, and arguably the best restaurant has been Croaker's Spot. We have been slow to try it, but...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I had the po boy shrimp sandwich, it was awesome! I recommend this restaurant many things on the menu to try!

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Pro: Great meal; large portions; well good with good sides. I had blackened chicken & it was terrific. I was unable to finish the entire meal and was able tl take leftovers home that amonted to an whole 'nother meal. Con: Service was a little...More

Thank Sjana Lee D
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

this place is beautifully decorated and very interesting. the service is nice but i was a little disappointed with my shrimp and grits..(crab cake was really good though) the chef sauté the shrimp in gravy but doesn't de-shell them..with the amount of gravy and other...More

Thank mzfats
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Heads up! If you are going with a large party you are not allowed to order food until EVERYONE arrives. We able to start with drinks but had to wait for rest of party to eat. Had the fish which was whiting but without the...More

1  Thank Miya L
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

In town for a bb tournament and wanted to try something local. Picked it out after a quick scan of TA Ratings List. I am so happy that I picked Croaker's. After speaking with a regular sitting next to me, I ordered the Fish Boat....More

Thank cheglar
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I have eaten at the Croaker Spot 4 times. I've enjoyed my meal tremendously you can not eat all of your food they give you such a huge portion. That's ok get a container take the rest home it will still be delicious reheated ....More

Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Finest fried seafood in all of Richmond! Served by an infectiously nice staff who really loves what they do and the food they serve. And you get an extra piece of fish....so a 2 piece is really a 3 piece, and the fillets are very...More

Thank Ric B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went during Black Restaurant Week and had an awesome meal. Hefty portions, great service and nice ambiance while a live band played. Will definitely go back. It was busy but worth the wait. The owners even walked us to the door on the way out...More

Thank shomarionline
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Questions & Answers
25 August 2016|
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Response from 722Lola88 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about live music. I have only visited during lunch hours.
James C
27 May 2016|
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Response from kim f | Reviewed this property |
I think it's the same menu also.
3 May 2016|
Response from Tommyr73 | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations and you will need to get there early because after 5 it gets really busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-269-0464
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