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Calabash Seafood

7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
+1 804-746-8630
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (7 reviews)
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“crab legs” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not the seafood platter I had expected. It would have been nice to see your meal looking as if it were prepared just for you and not just tossed on a plate. Flavor was at best, average.

Thank Irvin2016
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Calabash has been around for a very long time, and hence the term, "has seen better days". I have never been a huge fan, as what they call fresh is always frozen. Most food was very bland. I hate to see a place that has...More

Thank justinsL4376CT
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have loved coming to Calabash since the '80's. Food is consistent and fast. This weekend, we thought we would take our grown children out for the All-you-can-Eat crab legs. Planned for it to be a special occasion and planned for the expense of it....More

2  Thank Bobby S
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I was pretty disappointed. I had been looking forward to some quality fresh seafood. I ordered the fried flounder platter. It was not fresh. It was clearly institutionally prepared previously frozen fish. The taste was bland. I suspect it had been thawed and heated in...More

Thank Mktrl
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Calabash is located across from Lee Davis High School. It is a no frills seafood restaurant that serves good food at fair prices. It is very large and at most times a reservation would not be necessary. On our visit we were seated immediately, and...More

Thank Ted D
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Calabash Seafood has been around for a long time, but the prices have seemed to increase just about every time we go there. Has gotten awfully expensive for fried shrimp, but it is really good. Service has always been excellent. Will continue to be a...More

1  Thank JamesPeter2105
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I was brought here by a lady friend - we both enjoy shrimp. The packed parking lot caused me to think that we would have a long wait, but many of the cars were for the adjacent lounge and the interior was much larger than...More

Thank GrandpaGene
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I love the senior memo. The food is great and the portions are just right. Very friendly staff and convenient location.

1  Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I was there for my sister in laws 60th birthday party. There were 21 of us. The service was sort of slow. The food was really good so it was worth the wait. They have great hushpuppies. I had the Crab Meat Sauteed in butter...More

Thank Beachlvrgrl
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

A landmark Mechanicsville restaurant, family owned and operated. You can count on delicious seafood every time, and this recent visit was no exception. Fried oysters just right, yum. Our waitress provided excellent service!!

Thank Teresa W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Mechanicsville
  • Phone Number: +1 804-746-8630
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