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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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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 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
2 of 5 bubbles 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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222 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 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
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining at the Mayflower Seafood Restaurant and the food and service was excellent. All of the members in my party of 8 all agreed they enjoy the seafood variety and combinations. Great experience! Will be back!

1 Thank Eric T
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Asked for hot food after being brought cold food. Kitchen manager said she could give us hot potatoes but fish was too expensive to throw away. Asked for the owner who came out of the kitchen yelling at us in front of everyone that he didn't need our business and told us to leave or he would call the police.... More 

Thank Dale S
Fort Myers, Florida
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Great place for large groups and families. Friendly people, lots of room, huge portions, even on small orders. No alcohol and a beer would be nice with so much fried food, but hey..

Thank gracielou923
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is one of the best restaurants in Danville. We have been going there for years. Popcorn shrimp is one of our favorites.

Thank Hollye K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?