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Calabash Seafood

7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
+1 804-746-8630
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (9 reviews)
“oysters” (10 reviews)
“crab legs” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111-3603
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All six of us enjoyed our meals, the service, and nice quiet atmosphere. Drinks, salads, and meals arrived very timely, service was excellent, and all the drinks and meals were fresh and seasoned well. The guys had all you can eat snow crab clusters and...More

Thank Mandarinlady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crab cakes and flounder are awesome. Make sure to get the broiled crab cakes.They have a club in the back of restaurant which gets rowdy sometimes. Go early.

Thank Oceansandmountains
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Our unfortunate experience started with a young waiter who obviously was very ill at ease, and unfortunately for him never went through proper training. In short, he was a disaster. My wife and both ordered two different white wines. As we ordered the wine we...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The prices are not cheap here but the service is excellent and the servings are plentiful. I got the boiled shrimp and it was a large plateful with a nice sized baked potato. The green beans are delicious and well seasoned. My husband really likes...More

Thank Charlenee
Reviewed 27 August 2017

my wife and i visit here maybe every 2 months. the petite meals are more than enough for a normal appetite and it proved to be true again just the other nite. she got oysters and i had fried popcorn shrimp and both were plentiful...More

Thank Franklin A
Reviewed 31 July 2017

There were 10 of us. The waitress was very good & accurate. The service was quick. The seafood was delicious. The hush puppies were good as usual.

Thank Beachlvrgrl
Reviewed 17 June 2017

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 23 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

3  Thank Bobby S
Reviewed 2 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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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