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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)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Every time I visit The Croaker Spot Restaurant, I am courteously served, the food is delicious,& most times I can't eat it all!! Really good atmosphere there!!

1  Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Cornbread, cabbage, potatoes...delicious!! Mac n cheese...fantastic! Everything home made! Then there's the fish...big selection cooked about any way you can name! Super friendly and efficient staff. Relaxed atmosphere including live jazz on some evenings during the dinner hours. Prices are mid-range but you definitely get...More

1  Thank LaurieJoP
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I had never heard of Croaker's Spot, my sister suggested it from hearing some celebrities like Steve Harvey praise it. It's in a storefront that is easy to miss so keep your eyes peeled. We went on a Friday evening at about 6 pm and...More

1  Thank MichelleM3065
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

First off let me start by saying that our party of 20 arrived at around closing. (We had no clue it was closing time). We spoke with the manager who informed us the wait would be at least an hour. A majority of our party...More

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The location was easy to google/map to get to the location and ample street parking available. Mr. Ralph-floor manager and Bartender-Atica, were both helpful with selections and the history of the family-owned establishment. BEST of bar selections, specials and local beers or cocktails. The ordered...More

Thank KnaesTripsUSA
Reviewed 3 August 2015

I had heard so many times about this REstaurant that I really wanted to try it out. Finally got there and was not disappointed. Food was excellent--not greasy or fatty. Fried fish is amazing. They give you more that you order so if you order...More

1  Thank dclausi1
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The Croaker is a nice place to have a good home cooked meal. However, be prepared to wait as we waited for 3 hours before being seated and then another 45 minutes for service. The portions are enough to feed two people off one plate....More

1  Thank MizzNYC
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Today, my mother and I went to the Croaker Spot 7/26/15. We had the same waiter and he remembered me. Excellent service, excellent food. We went early right at noon to beat the church crowd. We had the two piece fish boat, cabbage, red skin...More

Thank Qn4lyf
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

This place was recommended by a former chef, so we came here with high expections. We were not disappointed, and we will make a special trip to come back. This is what I imagine southern cooking to be with a modern sensibility. The portions are...More

Thank worldtravlr c
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

The Croaker Spot was recommended by a friend during my stay in Richmond. I had the ultimate Seafood platter. The plate and service was excellent. I never saw the bottom of my sweet iced tea glass. This will be a must visit anytime I visit...More

Thank Charles K
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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