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Walkers Dam Grill

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$$ - $$$
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1428 Outpost Rd, At the Rockahock Campground Area, Lanexa, VA 23089 (waterside drive)
+1 804-966-8333
16:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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328 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Small restaurant with a BEAUTIFUL view of the Chickahominy river. Sunsets are particularly great. Great food (great bread!) that has the taste of home-made italian.

Thank Barb H
Providence Forge, Virginia
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Walkers Dam Grill is one of those places that we really enjoy going to every few weeks. The food is great and the service is pretty good. Bar drinks are available and they have a nice selection of wines. While it is slightly off the beaten trail, getting there is not really a big problem and you'll find that it... More 

Thank Gary997
Williamsburg, Virginia
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is out of the way, but definitely worth the drive to get here. The owners used to own Doraldos Restaurant out by Kingsmill. They opened the Tuscan Grill in Newport News, and next week, they open Tuscan II in Williamsburg. The portions were large. Took half of my Chicken Parmesan home as did my wife with her lobster filled... More 

Thank David H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is our 4 time this year and every time we have enjoyed the place. I have never been able to eat all they give you. Plenty for lunch the next day. Sad that they will be closing for the season.

Thank Bill P
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

One of our favorite places, don't let the name fool you, they serve great food. Saw this evening they will open in Williamsburg under the Tuscany name at the former site of Holy Mackerel, can't wait. Service is good, the staff is very friendly and the food is always good and plentiful.

1 Thank Eric23185
Lanexa, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This place is local for me and I just found out that they are open for lunch, which is nice as there are not many local places open for lunch. The food and service is always very good. One draw back for me is its cash or check only, no plastic, no time, no way. So be sure to bring... More 

Thank 4Walker
Williamsburg, Virginia
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Walker's Dam Grill (sounds not nice) is a fantastic restaurant at Walker's Dam, on the Chickahominy River in Lanexa. Located at 1428 Outpost Road at the ROCK-A-HOCK campground. We were 4 couples who went from Williamsburg, Virginia (about 15 Miles) on a Saturday evening. As always, the evening was perfection. I requested Veal Oscar (not on the menu) and was... More 

Thank wJohnJohnston
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We recently visited Walker's Dam Grill for dinner. This is one of my favorite local spots. Casual atmosphere and delicious food. My favorite dish is shrimp primavera. Shrimp are large and fresh.. Plenty of food. The veal is excellent and the pizzas! Garlic knots are served with a fresh salad.

Thank nagshead3511
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Good food and service. Nice and casual and likely would return.Food was tasty and well prepared. Ample portions and definite leftovers.

Thank Carol W
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The service we had wasn't the best, but it looked like the other wait staff was more friendly/attentive. Our waitress acted like we were bothering her and she avoided us when she was walking right beside our table. The stuffed mushrooms were amazing, but I wish you could have tasted the crab since it was a bit scant, but they... More 

Thank Denise Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1428 Outpost Rd, At the Rockahock Campground Area, Lanexa, VA 23089
    (waterside drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lanexa
  • Phone Number: +1 804-966-8333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?