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Don's Seafood Restaurant

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4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-5715
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second visit to Don's, a reasonably priced seafood house with GREAT food... The Clam/ Shrimp steamed platter was great as usual, and while many restaurants seem to be steering away from serving Scallops, Don's has them and does them up right!...we'll be back....

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Thank saddlebum92
Richmond, Virginia
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed on the island recently for a family getaway and ate dinner one night at Don's. Even though it was off season, the place was busy but staff was still attentive. Food was good - only one problem but the staff took the meal off the bill. Try the Fisherman's Stew. It is very good.

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Thank camyjgo
Palmyra, Virginia, United States
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144 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here to grab something for lunch and were not disappointed. Prices were reasonable, service was good and friendly, and the food was good. I had the crab cake with crackers, DH had the grilled chicken sandwich which came with good chips with old bay seasoning and we split a yummy serving of fries. My crab cake was very... More 

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Thank Sue R
Virginia
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long wait for service with a restaurant barely half full. Food was sub par. Roast beef was tough as shoe leather. Unable to eat. Burger was ok. Fries were ok. Scallop dinner was 5 scallops and some fries. Waitress was very out of sorts

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Thank D P
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best dining spots in Chincoteague, very relaxed casual dining, ample parking & convenient location. I had great fish & chips (cod) and a Yuengling while my wife had scallops, both nicely cooked and served. Place seemed popular with parents with younger children and other local patrons acquainted with the staff, who were very cordial with everyone. Great... More 

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Thank Robert S
Goode, Virginia
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80 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten here twice over 3 years and both times the service was fair at best and the food marginal. Salad bar was nasty, bits of some food in other containers, weary lettuce with spoiled spots, just not appetizing. Seafood is average, not really well prepared. Much better options at the beach, chose one of them!

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Thank BattenBell
Prince George, Virginia
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101 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I read a lot of mixed reviews about this place but decided to give it a try anyway. My and my husband visited here on our birthdays. It is a nice size facility, but the seating upstairs doesn't have the view I was hoping for. The staff was great and helpful and offered us diff suggestions on what to order.... More 

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Thank tdoug12
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1,125 reviews
472 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 513 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we really enjoyed lunch here in September 2016. a local place with great menu selection. fast service. friendly people. good quality food. no-nonsense! decent prices.

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Thank jenabaindelhi
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I expected the seafood at a seafood restaurant to be well above average... especially in a coastal resort town. Unfortunately, the fare at Don's tonight left a less than average impression on me. Perhaps it is better in the Summer months.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We highly recommend lunch or dinner, we ate at Don's a couple times while we were in town..Fresh seafood and friendly staff!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-5715

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?