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11900 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
+1 804-733-6619
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (43 reviews)
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11900 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nanny's restaurant has been in business over 20 years owned by the same family. They serve good southern food featuring their special fish. Reasonably priced with good service it's one of my favorites. I always take our children who is visiting there as well as...More

Thank hvt1936
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I entered this establishment at 8:45, hoping to get a fresh sandwich or some other quick, fresh meal to take back to my hotel room. No such luck. The kitchen was closed. I could have loaded a plate from the "buffet," but what was left...More

Thank amherst_reader
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Nanny's kitchen for dinner as we were escaping from Hurricane Irma back home in FL.The food was delicious and the staff was very friendly. What awed us the most was the fact that they refused to take a penny when they knows...More

Thank Lamees B
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were in town for a night on our way to SC. I found Nanny's based on the great reviews. Well the reviews are spot on. We were greeted by the nicest people and seated right away (we were early luckily, it gets crowded!). This...More

Thank Slam2u2
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Was a very affordable buffet with southern style chicken, ribs, sausage, etc. Quality of food was very good and was easy to get seating for our large group. Staff also demonstrated great southern hospitality.

Thank Jeffrey J
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

(Conversation between my husband and Me while in Virginia) Me: John, what do you want for lunch? John: Something light and a cup of good coffee. Me: Okay, there's a southern diner that does buffet down the road, you want that? John: I don't really...More

Thank Sigmababy
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Food as great as your momma's! Hot, fresh and delicious! Buffet items replaced as fast as they are empty. Friendly owners and employees. Place we stop whenever we travel that way. Convenient off I 95 at last exit N before 295. Believe it's exit 45...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The buffet is plentiful and delicious! The price is right. I am getting ready to call now and get a cooked Boston Butt to feed my family on Easter. There will be plenty left over for barbecue and sandwiches the week after. I even keep...More

Thank D5129CYnancyd
Reviewed 7 April 2017

If you enjoy southern cuisine that includes Fried Chicken, Collard Greens, Cook Cabbage, Green Beans laced with Pork, Mashed Potatoes and Gravy, this is probably a place you will enjoy. I found the food to be sub-standard for southern Fried Chicken. They cut up the...More

Thank LWGold
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This restaurant is close to the hotel and had typical buffet style meals. Food was reasonably priced and had standard buffet offerings.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11900 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-733-6619
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