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Harpoon Larry's Oyster Bar

621 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1819
+1 757-827-0600
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (124 reviews)
“mahi tacos” (14 reviews)
“hush puppies” (39 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
621 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1819
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Reviewed yesterday

Great service; delicious clam chowder, oyster stew and steamed shrimp. Nice variety of local oysters on the half shell. And hush puppies as good as any i've ever had!

Thank Dana B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I recently had a chance to see friends that I hadn't seen in almost 10 years. They said to me can you take us to a good local seafood restaurant so of course the immediate answer was yes and we are going to Larrys! Their...More

Thank MARK H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not bad..not great. It is a lively place with lots of people. The food was plentiful and average at best.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Receptionist at the hotel recommended this place. She was right, it was a good choice for a decent meal at a reasonable price. When I got there for an early supper, the place was packed. Turns out there are specials most nights and a happy...More

Thank RussellJW
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had delicious seafood platters enough for dinner and take-out for dinner. Health broiled platter with health portions of scallops, shrimp, fillet of flounder, potato salad, mixed vegetables, coleslaw, hush puppies, tartar sauce and cocktail sauce followed by delicious ice tea.

Thank BWS828
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Tuesday evening and place was packed. Decided to sit at Bar for drinks while waiting. Racheal and Dave were working the Bar and their hustle and attitude convinced us to eat there. We had crab legs, fried oysters and steamed shrimp which...More

Thank nncdm1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just like the old shacks down by the fishing trawlers' docks. You can't get it any fresher! We've been too long too far away from the ocean!

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another amazing experience at harpoon Larry’s very good service our waiter was outstanding.the food is some of the best seafood we have ever had.we enjoy our experience there every year when I come back to this area. would definitely recommend this for couples and families

Thank brucecart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was visiting the area and a friend recommended this place as a good working lunch stop. Overall it was a good experience. The service was pretty good -with one slight complaint. I specifically asked the waiter for the specials and he said that they...More

Thank rugbynut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Harpoon Larry,s after my sons graduation from CNU. My husband drove separately and was able to get a table. It took me a while to get a parking space. It took quite a while to get a server but once we did...More

Thank Susan M
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Yes. Recommended if a larger group, especially on Fri, Sat evenings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:15 am
11:00 am - 12:15 am
11:00 am - 12:15 am
11:00 am - 12:15 am
11:00 am - 12:15 am
11:00 am - 12:15 am
11:00 am - 12:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1819
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-827-0600
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