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The Restaurant at Smithfield Station

415 S Church St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1703
+1 757-357-7700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (39 reviews)
“seafood” (37 reviews)
“monkfish” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
415 S Church St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1703
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Seafood options were good but not great. Nothing wrong, but nothing memorable with most of the seafood mains priced at about $25-28. Service was good on a busy night when the staff was overworked with some large parties and prom couples. The views of the...More

Thank j0hnindc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Smithfield Station is really cute - it's charming and looks like something from Charleston SC upon approach. There is plenty of parking and the restaurant is actually part of a larger building that butts up to the water and has boats and a hotel attached....More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is excellent. I have not been disappointed in anything that I've ordered. If you like seafood, I recommend the seafood Cesar salad, the seafood platter (half order as it's a lot of food), and the tuxedo bombe.

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of friends having lunch on the deck overlooking the river. It was a beautiful day - sunny and not too warm. I've eaten here many times and the Station never disappoints! The lunch menu is varied - and everything is good....More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

A group of us were in the area for business and The Restaurant at Smithfield Station was recommended by some local people. It was a great choice! I had the crab cake sandwich and was very happy with it, no filler! Others at my table...More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner with a friend last Friday. The Station was full and busy. We talked over drinks for awhile and despite the full restaurant, never felt rushed. Our server was nearly at her limit, it seemed but she was always attentive....More

Thank LSNS2652
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We ate dinner our first night. Food is a little pricey. The bar menu is better and more reasonable. Service was better on the bar side as well.

Thank Bonita K
Reviewed 12 March 2018

The Sunday Brunch is worth a reservation. Your omelet may be made with most any ingredient you may think of including Crab Meat and Smithfield Ham! The breakfast fare are all there and prepared very nicely: Grits; Hash Browns,; Bacon; Sausage and Scramble Eggs. The...More

Thank thebobspain
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

A must visit and you need to have an omelet!! The staff was great and made sure that our visit was enjoyable. Would suggest reservations for parties over 5 people.

Thank BJWILL06
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Stayed at the hotel here at Smithfield Station, and since the weather was bad decided to go downstairs and eat. What a pleasant surprise! This is not a hotel restaurant, but a restaurant that happens to be attached to the hotel. This is an old...More

Thank Rebecca L
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Questions & Answers
5 April 2018|
Response from JTMAY | Property representative |
Good evening. Sorry for my delayed response. Lunch is served from 11am-4pm. See y'all soon!
Anne H
4 December 2017|
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Response from JTMAY | Property representative |
Good afternoon. The restaurant is closed on Christmas Day. I know they did fully prepared meals to go for Thanksgiving I believe they are doing the same thing for Christmas contact them directly if you are interested in... More
8 November 2017|
Response from JLDC | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant, they would love to answer your question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 S Church St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1703
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-357-7700
  • E-mail
The award-winning Restaurant at Smithfield Station is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner and offers a variety of fine cuisine. Renowned for an extensive menu that places an emphasis on Fresh Local Seafood that combines the flair of legendary Smithfield Ham into many of their dishes. Beautiful Water Views, Reservations Recommended.The Smithfield Station IBX Bar & Grill is also located next door and offers the same great view, but with a more casual setting and great bar specials.
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