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Old Chickahominy House

1211 Jamestown Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3377
+1 757-229-4689
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (146 reviews)
“fruit salad” (61 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1211 Jamestown Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3377
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were refused service on Christmas Eve morning. They were not taking reservations and the restaurant had one family in it. The host told us he had tables reserved for other families that had not arrived yet. Absurd! Don't say you are first come first...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I love having breakfast here when we visit Williamsburg. Don't look for fine dining here, but think of something you might have at grandma's house after you have spent the night and get up the next morning. Service is attentive and there...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In Williamsburg for a quick after Christmas trip. This restaurant is a must do for breakfast when ever we are in Williamsburg. Love the look and feel of eating in the early days of this century. I had a Gastric Bypass 6 years ago and...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was recommended as a local "go to" place, so we went. It smacks of Southern charm although ON the beaten path of Williamsburg, you can literally go by this place 100 times and never notice it. You enter through a huge door into a...More

Thank redcatcec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heard about it and decided to try it. The Brunswick stew was worth the trip. The ham and biscuit were also good. Gift shop area had a large selection of unique items.

Thank deadpoacher
Reviewed 16 December 2017

I really wanted to enjoy my breakfast experience here but I left feeling very disappointed in the food and quite angry about the rude service. We had to wait to be seated for about 15 minutes even though there were plenty of open tables!! I...More

Thank HokieGal05
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We traveled to Williamsburg on a quick fall get away. We had dined at the Old Chickahominy House on two visits in 2016 and enjoyed it. This is a very popular place during season but easier to get into during off seasons times. The biscuits...More

Thank pawscoopmom84
Reviewed 29 November 2017

This cute little restaurant and gift shop gives you just what it advertises: a quaint country shop and delicious old school food. Creamed ham, Brunswick stew, homemade pies, flat biscuits with real Virginia ham, and the star of the show, chicken and dumplings like you...More

Thank MaxLaw65
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

On a recommendation from several folks, we decided to have lunch here. While waiting for a table we visited the gift shop. The gift shop has some really neat and unusual items. My favorite was the cat! Yes a real one! She was so loving...More

1  Thank Lori O
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Back in September of 2016, on our way home, we stopped here for breakfast. One of the girls, I was with been here before and suggested it. So glad she did, the Food was delicious and the place was so quaint. There is history behind...More

Thank phillyburb
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11 September 2016|
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Response from 4afrog | Reviewed this property |
I call about 2 hours before we arrive - they take reservations for that day only - I always eat lunch there - They start seating at 11:30 for lunnch -
11 September 2016|
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Response from Trish D | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they take reservations. Go early because it gets crowded quickly.
2 November 2015|
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Response from sharon c | Reviewed this property |
Looks like you got two good sets of directions. There is also parking on the side street. It is a busy place and only open until about 3 p.m. so don't go late.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:15 PM
8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:15 PM
7:30 AM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1211 Jamestown Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3377
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-229-4689
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