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Christiana Campbell's Tavern-Colonial Williamsburg

101 S Waller St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4554
+1 800-447-8679
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spoon bread” (188 reviews)
“crab cakes” (160 reviews)
“seafood” (183 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
101 S Waller St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4554
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1 - 10 of 994 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Parking is right behind the restaurant and it is shaded. You will begin your meal by "tying one on" or having the server help you protect your clothing with a large cloth. I tried my aunt's crab cakes and they were excellent. I personally ordered...More

Thank Melaney68
Reviewed 3 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Huge portions. We parked behind the restaurant and walked around Williamsburg before dinner. MAKE RESERVATIONS. Wonderful old building with lots of smaller dinning rooms. The servers can make your visit memorable. Let them tie your napkin around your neck for you....More

Thank Linden L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sitting in 97 degree heat on a sidewalk in Colonial Williamsburg, we used the CW app to find this place and connect us to the very easy online reservation system. So glad we did! Now to start, it is pricey for the average family but...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All 13 of us ate here. 8 adults and 5 children/grandchildren. This was a favorite seafood dinning establishment of George Washington when he was in the area. I had Seafood Fricasse. Favorite Virginia dish of tender shrimp, scallop, lobster meat, mushrooms, tomatoes, leeks, and green...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those looking for a traditional tavern experience who enjoy seafood, check out Christiana Campbells. Tie your napkin around your neck (literally), enjoy the sweet potato muffins and spoon bread with every meal, punch bowls to share with the table, various seafood options, with chicken...More

Thank Eaginse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The environment and the service is why you go here . The food is acceptable but doesn't match the price . Not somewhere I would visit again . Once for the experience

1  Thank Jay M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located just on the other side of the "Capital" stop of the Colonial Williamsburg bus route, is a great place to eat, and I highly recommend you enjoy at least one meal here during your stay to the area. The service was wonderful and it...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, really good food, priced at the high end of the area. This is a family destination area we enjoy once a year, so this added to the experience. If you are walking Williamsburg for a few days, you should sample the food at...More

1  Thank SailoRM101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to do a tavern experience, this one was good. Bill for my meal for family of 4 was around $250 so be prepared that it's pricy. Our server was friendly and a musician played a couple songs, but no other entertainment. Food...More

1  Thank Adventureswithfam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to celebrate our 42nd anniversary at this fine restaurant! In addition to the wonderful food at this site, "Christiana," herself, presented us with a history of the restaurant, personal rememberances of Gearge Washington and a card in recognition of our anniversary. All...More

Thank Don V
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nanpat
2 November 2016|
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Response from Becky V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, behind the tavern, however if you are staying in Colonial Williamsburg everything is within walking distances, or the hotels do have transportation available.
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Beverly C
29 October 2016|
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Response from Linaka85 | Reviewed this property |
Not here is not, however, when you call for a reservation, you tell them you need first floor seating. When I worked there, the manager with a servers help, would be able to get the wheelchair up the front steps and into... More
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PMS28
10 October 2016|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
No where whatever is comfortable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 S Waller St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4554
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 800-447-8679
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