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Pescados Seafood

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, International, Contemporary, South American
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13126 Midlothian Tpke, Midlothian, VA 23113-4206
+1 804-379-7121
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been trying to go to Pescados for a few years now and for some reason, always end up somewhere else despite many friends trying to get us there. Friends asked us to go and this time, we went and it turned out it was Pescados "date night." I thought our waitress was very friendly; she knew the menu,... More 

Thank Valerie S
Ashburn, Virginia
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Wow, what a great restaurant. The seafood was great and the waiter was also very good. We had the mussels appetizer to start which was really good. The mussels and broth was perfect with the garlic bread. The waiter recommend the seafood enchilada based on being the house favorite. Couldn't agree more. My wife had the crab cakes which were... More 

Thank Glenn F
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We were taken there for an end of visit lunch with our relatives. Fish resturant we were told; the menue listed a multitude of new taste to experience that we had not sampled before. I ordered the Enchilada Acapulco (filled with lobster, caramelized onions, + other great tasting ingredients), my wife went for the Cabo Crab Cakes. Delicious. Desert was... More 

Thank Gerald E
Glen Allen, Virginia
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The best conch fritters I ever had, better than the ones I have in key West, bite size and very, very little dough, all conch. Had the main for lunch, was excellent. My friend had the Rock Fish which was also excellent.

Thank pixie57
Richmond, Virginia
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124 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is not your every day seafood restaurant. The food is so fresh and delicious. The service is paced and attentive. We had a slice of Key Lime pie that was heaven. This is a quaint local gem.

Thank Lisa T
Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal'. Tried the coconut tomato soup and it was outstanding!! The entree was the enchiladas with shrimp and crab meat with a lime cream sauce'. This was amazing! I would go back again in a heart beat!

Thank ccb2822
Midlothian, Virginia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I enjoyed a nice fresh green salad with grilled shrimp. It's great to have a place to get a light and tasty lunch. The salad green are from a local farm and wonderful - with a just picked flavor. My companions ordered different dishes and were very pleased.

Thank mdcarr151
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We go to Pescados for every birthday celebration and of course other date nights. You will love it. The food is always consistant

Thank Keith J
Williamsburg, VA
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103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Although called a seafood restaurant, about half the menu entries are seafood. The rest are a mix of other foods, so the menu although small has some variety although it has shrunk recently. The emphasis is on Caribbean and Latin flavors, however the quality of the food is now poor --- heavy and very greasy with what seems to be... More 

Thank RouteRunner
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My family love this place--always a variety, and each time we go we find something new to try. Loved the fish dinner--it is a little disconcerting having the entire fish on the plate, but boy is it good.

Thank Richard G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Caribbean, Seafood, Central American, International, Contemporary, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13126 Midlothian Tpke, Midlothian, VA 23113-4206
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Midlothian
  • Phone Number: +1 804-379-7121
Fun and funky atmosphere in a casual setting, with upscale quality,and food presentation. Eclectic and laid back, specializing in superior service and freshly prepared and sourced seafood with a tropical twist.

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