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Lowery's Seafood Restaurant

528 S Church Ln, Tappahannock, VA 22560
+1 804-443-2800
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“spoon bread” (21 reviews)
“seafood” (70 reviews)
“crab soup” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
528 S Church Ln, Tappahannock, VA 22560
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed their super-fresh local oysters, a rich and creamy crab stew, and reasonably-priced, nice wine.

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Picked up an order Friday night from the carry out shop at Lowery's. The cabbage was sweet like there was sugar in it. I've never had sugar in cabbage before and don't care for it at all. Mashed potatoes obviously from a box of instant...More

Thank Jackie4321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lowery's Restaurant has been a Tappahannock tradition since 1938, and it was a family tradition for my son and I from 1984 until he passed away in 2015. It's taken me a little while to get back up the road since he's been gone (Tappahannock's...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Had lunch (12/4) at Lowery's. We try to stop when we are in the area (a couple times a year). Sadly, this experience was poor. We were seated in a booth by the hostess station (servers congregated there and discussed their tips, their breaks, shopping...More

Thank virginian9
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We rarely have occasion to go through Tappahannock but we have always stopped at Lowerys when we do, going back to a recommendation by a former native many years ago. Our first trip through there was over 30 years ago, we have been there every...More

Thank InformedTraveller
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The seafood here is great. I usually order the oysters or shrimp. The only problems I have is during the week it can be a little quiet, and a little expensive for the portion sizes. The waitresses however are extremely sweet and the entertainment on...More

Thank kariannev125
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a funeral and this restaurant. We decided to try it out being we both like seafood. Fantastic! The service was great. The good was great. The crab cakes were loaded with crab meat. The crab soup was delicious. It was...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 2 November 2017

all the dishes our party had were excellent, fried fish, crab cakes, shrimp. great serve and very good prices

Thank Benedictakim
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Very local hangout. Employees know when you from out of town. There is a nice small bar tucked away on the opposite end of the restaurant with outside seating. The beer choice is minimal, but liquor is abdundant. Staff is friendly and they will change...More

Thank Jeffery H
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Tuna was over cooked for tacos.Best cup of coffee I have had in a long time. Great wait staff. Crab soup is the best.

Thank Robin W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 528 S Church Ln, Tappahannock, VA 22560
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Tappahannock
  • Phone Number: +1 804-443-2800
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