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Fairport Marina

252 Polly Cove Rd, Reedville, VA 22539-4311
+1 804-453-5002
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
8 Aug 2017
“Best soft crab sandwiches”
14 May 2017
“Friendly Local Spot”
Open Now
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
252 Polly Cove Rd, Reedville, VA 22539-4311
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

The is also known as Leadbellys. A perfect combination of dive and diner. This is the home of great fish sandwiches. The best is the Waterman's BLT. IT IS FRIED COD,bacon , lettuce and tomato on toasted bread. While that is a star it is...More

Thank jimrussell1948
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great place for fun evening and good food. the coldest beer in town, very friendly. stop by and enjoy cod beer and good food.

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is the place for fresh out of the water and freshly prepared soft crab sandwiches! Try it with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise! Yummy! They also have good burgers and onion rings.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Our waitress was Very sweet, and very attentive! We had 5 people in our group and she helped us rearrange the tables to sit next to each other. The restaurant was quite noisy. But the food was reasonably priced and Excellent. We wanted to go...More

1  Thank Jeannie V
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I've been several times (I think it is also called Leadbelly's) and the food is good. The atmosphere reminds me of a casual local little sea town place. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Some places near Reedville only open on the weekend before Labor Day, so we went looking for a local seafood place and found Lead Belly's (as it seems to be called now). Somewhat sad and neglected boats lined the marina, and the 'restaurant' was equally...More

1  Thank Two-Ws
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This is definitely a locals hangout with great seafood. Nothing fancy and mostly fried, but the food was delicious. A very relaxed place to enjoy a meal and take in the view of the water.

Thank Bayou-Babies
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Only local restaurant open for lunch on a Tuesday in May. Soft -shelled crabs in holding tanks by the side of the building, plucked minutes before serving. Ain't fancy and seems to attract a lot of regulars.On the water with inside and porch seating. Great...More

Thank Bday
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Four went for dinner. Frogs legs and roasted oyster for apps. Reuban, steak sub, burger and oyster platter for dinner. Very reasonable prices and excellent service. If we lived near here we would eat here often.

Thank teddy33050
Reviewed 20 July 2016

An unpretentious dining room in a very picturesque setting in Reedville harbor. Very well prepared and varied menu with fish and seafood the main focus. One of the best fresh fish sandwiches on the Bay.

Thank Skipjacksailor
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Kathy L
18 February 2018|
Response from jimrussell1948 | Reviewed this property |
No they will reopen in March
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Seafood, American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Polly Cove Rd, Reedville, VA 22539-4311
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Reedville
  • Phone Number: +1 804-453-5002
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