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Lucky Oyster

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2165 General Booth Blvd Ste 154, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-5898
+1 757-430-9600
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Virginia Beach, VA
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74 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a group dinner there with seven couples. Placed in a room with a larger and much louder group so conversation with anyone more than next to you was impossible. Not really the fault of the restaurant. Were seated exactly on time and the waitress was very prompt and courteous Salads were fresh and very good. I had the crab... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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107 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this place because of the reviews and were not disappointed. The place is almost a museum to all things fishing/nautical and the atmosphere is great. Food is very good and service was very efficient. Servers were quite friendly. Good place to meet up with friends, have a great meal and throw a few back. Liked it so much,... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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146 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Omg - this is the best place to find oysters Rockefeller anywhere in the Tidewater area. Their oyster shooters are also great. The prices are reasonable and the atmosphere is cool. You can also have private parties.

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Thank DOC_SGM
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from at the Lucky Oyster and boy was I disappointed. If the salad was the highlight of my meal, that is bad. I ordered the broiled Mahi Mahi along with a side of mash potatoes. The piece of fish was too small and I had to send back the potatoes because they tasted funny. This is my... More 

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Virginia Beach
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194 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I had the crab cakes, broiled. They were full of crab with no filler, onions or peppers. My wife had broiled scallops. They were sweet and filling. We ordered a wanton strawberry dessert. It was fresh and wonderful. Not overly sweet. They do not put it with every seafood item on the menu, but you can get Lucky Sauce with... More 

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VABCHVA
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in early on a Friday evening beating the crowd, wait seems to pick up around 6. Big eclectic restaurant with a large menu selection of seafood. Oysters on a half shell were great, but the fish was slightly overcooked. Wait staff was friendly and attentive. Definitely a place to try out, probably not a great weekly hangout.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Lots of locals, great oysters and fried shrimp. It is a combination local bar and pub, so don't expect fancy, just expect good food at a fair price.

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Thank sharronsibley
Virginia Beach
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Its been along time since i had seafood this good!!! Born and raised in the area 60 years,i thought all the good seafood places where dried up and gone,they pile it on and the shrimp oysters and scallops are the best Ive ever had,Service and entertainment are good also! you won't be disappointed

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Thank GaryWJohnson
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We were looking for a Virginia Beach oyster place since Metropolitan Oyster Exchange recently closed down. The internet reviews were promising and the menus were interesting. We went on a Wednesday night as the special was half price wine. I asked for the German Mosel Riesling shown online. They did not have it. They had two American Rieslings that we... More 

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Danville, Virginia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Chose this place after our first choice had a 2 hr wait. Was pleased with the overall experience. Short wait but this place is good sized and did not wait more than 10 min. Wife had the stuffed flounder with crabmeat. It was very good. Mine was good and i had the lobster mahi mahi. Not as good as hers.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2165 General Booth Blvd Ste 154, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-5898
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-430-9600

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