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Rockafeller's Restaurant

308 Mediterranean Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4775
+1 757-422-5654
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (52 reviews)
“cornbread” (99 reviews)
“bbq shrimp” (37 reviews)
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Bar, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
308 Mediterranean Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4775
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

This is the go to brunch spot. LOVE the seafood hushpuppies and of course the view. This place has been around forever so that tells you its a great place! Fresh seafood and great staff-check it out you will like it.

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Virginia Beach has a lot of good seafood. The food here is exceptionally good. The only reason I didn't give five stars is that I found the decor distracting. Overlooking an inlet, no silly decor is needed. This is authentic fresh seafood, delicious. The drinks...More

Thank annecaroline92
Reviewed 20 October 2015

The oysters Princess Ann oysters were fabulous. The crab cakes are delicious. Overall, the food is very good and the service is good. The waiters are friendly and helpful. The view is nice, too.

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Very fresh seafood from the Chesapeake Bay area. The service was good and friendly. Prices were reasonable.

Thank C James B
Reviewed 19 October 2015

Went there after church for Sunday Brunch. Great view overlooking the Rudee Inlet. Tried the Crab Benedict which is a twist of the standard Eggs Benedict. Comes with broccoli and tri-colored potatoes. Great food and views.

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

We met friends for Sunday brunch at Rockefeller's. The views are gorgeous. The service was average at best which is a shame when they were not that busy. We visit the beach locations this time of year because the tourists have gone and traffic is...More

Thank boxshop
Reviewed 17 October 2015

This visit was not my first. Previously went for just appetizers and drinks at the bar. It was very enjoyable that time. Went back this visit to Virginia Beach. This visit was with 9 people for dinner. We started with appetizers of calamari and an...More

Thank boe18593
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We went to this restaurant to have the Thursday night Maine event (2 - 1 lb lobsters). We also had she crab soup which was very good. The service and food were great. We will definitely be returning in the future.

Thank 2_WV_Retired
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The wife and I ate here because of good reviews and the pictures of the food looked so good. Well, the food was not very good at all. The hushpuppies looked good and were filling, but did not have much flavor. The same is true...More

Thank 956Mark956
Reviewed 14 October 2015

My Fiance and I have been coming to Rockafeller's Restaurant for a year and a half now. Being locals and all this is the place to go for a nice sit at the bar over looking the beautiful peaceful marina and gorgeous boats. They have...More

Thank Britny R
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Response from EHB308 | Property representative |
Thursday night-look forward to seeing you!
11 November 2015|
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Response from EHB308 | Property representative |
Sorry but we are a restaurant and not a hotel. But we would love to have you visit us when you come to Virginia Beach. Please go to our website and check out our menu! Let me know if you would like a hotel recommendation... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 Mediterranean Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-4775
    (Winston Salem Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Catch the Wave to Rockafeller's on Virginia Beach's hybrid electric trolleys! Trolley stops are available up and down the Virginia Beach oceanfront. Simply take the trolley to the 5th Street stop, then you will have a short and pleasant walk down Winston Salem Avenue (note it is the same as 5th St.). This deadends into Rockafeller's parking lot.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-422-5654
  • E-mail
When visiting Rockafeller's, one of Virginia Beach's landmark family owned and operated seafood restaurants located on Rudee Inlet, customers can expect a casual atmosphere and a menu with endless options, featuring fresh local seafood, steaks, pasta, sandwiches, Sunday Brunch, three course early bird specials and more! Our chalkboard specials will provide you with the freshest fish and seafood offerings available in Virginia Beach. Don't forget that Rockafeller's award winning homemade desserts offer the perfect way to finish off your dining experience . While there they can also feel good knowing that by supporting Rockafeller's they are also supporting one of the first Virginia Green restaurants. Large parties are always welcome with private banquet facilities which can accommodate groups from 9 to 90. Rockafeller's is committed to great service, freshly prepared food and environmental excellence.
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