3 Best Seafood Restaurants in Richmond, VA

Expert recommended Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Richmond, Virginia. All of our seafood restaurants actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


1020 Hull Street, Richmond, VA 23224 DIRECTIONS

Since 2008

Here’s The Deal:
Croaker's Spot is a bustling destination for seafood-focused soul food & cornbread in a sunny, brick & wood storefront. The restaurant is open for Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, and Late Night menus. Their signature dishes are fried oysters, butterfly fried shrimp, steamed mussels, oysters on the half shell, and oysters Rockefeller. You can try their delicious hot buttered soul wedges, twin crab cake medallions, and spiced shrimp. A take-out option is available.

Oysters Rockefeller, Butterfly Fried Shrimp, Grilled Salmon, Crab Cake, Oysters on the Half Shell, Seafood Platter, Veggie Fish Boat, Alaskan Snow Crab Legs, Steamed Mussels, Catfish Dinner, Crab Stuffed Salmon, New England Clam Chowder, Hot Buttered Soul Wedges, Scallop and House Salad, Caesar Salad, Buffalo Fish Boat & The Ultimate Feast

Price: Appetizers starts from 10.99
Soup & Salad starts from 9.99
Seafood starts from 13.50

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Mon-Wed: 11am - 9pm
Thu: 11am - 10pm
Fri: 11am - 11pm
Sat: 12pm - 11pm
Sun: 12pm - 9pm

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4708 East Old Main Street, Richmond, VA 23231 DIRECTIONS

Since 2009

Here’s The Deal:
'The Boathouse' is a modern eatery that serves seafood & American grill fare. The restaurant features panoramic views of the downtown city skyline. 'The Boathouse' occupies the top floor of the recently restored Power Plant building, which once provided electricity for Richmond's fleet of trolley cars. The restaurant specializes in seafood as well as its signature wood-stone oven flatbreads. They offer the purest ingredients in a warm atmosphere that welcomes everyone with a genuine taste of Richmond. Kids can enjoy their yummy mac & cheese, popcorn shrimp, chicken fingers, and French toast sticks. They feature a distinctive menu with seafood specialties such as original crab cakes, classic shrimp and grits, and ice-cold oysters. 'The Boathouse' has vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free menu options.

Dynamite Shrimp, Crab and Artichoke Dip, Rockefeller Roasted Oysters, Spicy Mussels, New England Clam Chowder, Classic Caesar Salad, Pan Seared Rockfish, Boathouse Wedge Salad and Crab Cakes, Chicken Chesapeake, Dynamite Shrimp Tacos, Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Pie, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail & Chilled Seafood Tray

Price: Starters starts from $8
Soups & Salads starts from $7.50
House Specialties starts from $19.50
Handhelds starts from $14
Desserts starts from $3


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Mon-Thu: 4pm - 9pm
Fri & Sat: 11am - 10pm
Sun: 10am - 9pm

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320 East Grace Street, Richmond, VA 23219 DIRECTIONS

Since 2012

Here’s The Deal:
Rappahannock Restaurant is an industrial-chic seafood outfit offering a big oyster bar plus craft cocktails & beer in airy digs. The restaurant is nestled in the historic Grace St. corridor in downtown Richmond. Rappahannock Restaurant serves seasonal dishes, craft beers, incredible wine selection, and signature cocktails. The restaurant has assembled incredible talent to revolutionize the concept of farm-to-table. They have vegetarian and gluten-free menu options.

Barcat Oyster Bourride, Clams, Wood-Grilled Scallops and Octopusyellowfin Tuna Tartare, Seafood Paella, Cauliflower Soup, Baked Rappahannock Oysters, Shine Lettuces, Crab Cake Sandwich, Ceviche, Hamachi Crudo, Rockfish, Border Springs Farm Lamb, Baked Escargot, Oysters on the Half Shell, Pan-Seared Fish, Harmony Hill Farm Chicken & Tuna Melt

Price: Main starts from $7
Desserts starts from $7

Best New Restaurant Award in 2014 by Esquire Magazine

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Tue-Sat: 12pm - 7pm
Sun & Mon: Closed

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