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A.W. Shuck's

2200 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1915
+1 757-664-9117
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (58 reviews)
“hush puppies” (22 reviews)
“po boy” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2200 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1915
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Typical beach bar and grill, but not dirty or a rip off like alot of the other places. Good food, fast and attentive service.

Thank Nicholas T
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for oysters, seafood, and mac and cheese. Went here on Monday night. They are one of the few places in the area that have pleasure oysters. Omg they are thr best oysters! They also carry a great selection of beer. Tip: if you...More

Thank t c
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My go to place in all of Norfolk for a great dinner. They do not skimp on food. Your pkate and tummy will be full. Always fresh and delicious.

Thank Amy V
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very crowded on the edge of a questionable neighborhood. But it had a diverse clientele with a mix of locals and tourist. A great little beach shack vibe. We had a 30 min wait but it was well worth it. Seafood was fresh and lightly...More

Thank tpdiva12
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

One of our "go to" places in Norfolk. Food and service are always good. Great selection of oysters and other seafood, and good sandwiches too.

Thank 54belair
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch one afternoon. The food was very good and the restaurant has a decent local beer menu. Loved the hush puppies!

Thank Vacationqueen1111
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We used to enjoy O'Sullivan'sSeafood on Colley Ave which, sadly moved. Fortunately, A. W Shuck's is not far away and has equally great seafood, which we usually takeout to enjoy at home. We've not been disappointed yet. :)

1  Thank Olaf S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

First impression may turn you off... for some. But the seafood is never a letdown. great service & short wait if any. sit at the bar and have a drink or some oysters while you wait for you dinner. Not a dress up place but...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 22 July 2016

A friend recommended AW Shucks so I threw t out to the group I had just met wen we arrived in Norfolk the day before. 7 people all left happy! Some tried fish and chips, I had their version of Atlantic Jambalya and was too...More

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing seafood and friendly service. I wish the wine and beer lists were a little bit better to top off the attentive service and desserts

Thank duncan603
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1915
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-664-9117
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