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Mayflower Seafood Restaurant

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2320 Riverside Dr, Danville, VA 24540-4212
+1 434-792-8817
16:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri 15:30 - 22:00
Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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Apple Valley, California
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and large portion. Service was quite friendly and on top of everything! Had been to the area many times in the past and never knew it was there. Worth finding. Will go again on future visits

Thank james p
Danville, Virginia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Very good seafood and good service. You can dine in or call a head for take out. They give you so much food that I always asked for a box to take home. A lot of times when my time is limited, I call a head and place an order. When you pick up your order, they always check the... More 

Thank Jackie M
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I only eat fried oysters once/twice a year. I visited this restaurant seven months ago, ordered sm oyster platter.... The oysters were so dark brown, hard to bite, I left them, couldn't eat!! I decided to give them one more try last month with my good friend. I ordered the same, most of my oysters were just as before! It... More 

North Carolina
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My family and I met at the Mayflower in Danville, Virginia for a birthday celebration. There was a total of 10 family members coming from several areas. Mayflower was chosen mainly because of proximity but we were all pleasantly surprised by the fantastic food! The fried seafood was cooked to total perfection not over cooked like so many restaurants do.... More 

Thank VTHokieNorthCarolina
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Wait staff was excellent. Service was quick and with a full restaurant of customers was a nice surprise. Broiled scallops were very tasty and steak was a little less than the medium ordered and could of used a bit of seasoning. All in all it was a good meal and the hush puppies were the best I have had. Would... More 

Thank Donald B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Mayflower can not be beated. Piping hot fried seafood, unlimited cold drinks. They never fail to deliver. My family enjoyed it, too!

Thank Brenda M
Richmond, Virginia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Meal was excellent. Plentiful and was very hot when delivered. For seafood, prices were reasonable. Restaurant was crowded, but were seated in just a few minutes.

Thank flyfisher2be
Auburn, Kansas
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation. I will not go back. Service was slow. Our waitress took food off our plate and back into kitchen to be served to someone else because of a mistake on order? Need I say anything more. Food was ok. Nothing special for all the negative I saw.

1 Thank Harry K
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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223 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Two families are dinner here and all were pleased. Most dishes are fried. Broiled salmon was good as were pan seared crab cakes. Cakes were not heavily breaded and had plenty of crab. Fried options seemed done right and not overly greasy. Great service from Amanda. Place was packed on Fri night but Sat right down.

Thank MoBBQ
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Went on a recommendation after leaving another restaurant. We're not from the area and were in another restaurant desiring seafood and they had none, so that brought us to the Mayflower. It was a late Sunday evening. There was no line and we were immediately seated. On the way there, we did pass it, as it sits on a hill... More 

Thank Lisa S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2320 Riverside Dr, Danville, VA 24540-4212
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-792-8817

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