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Lighthouse Restaurant

11976 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
+1 804-733-0811
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good27%
  • Average34%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (25 reviews)
“flounder” (8 reviews)
“clam strips” (3 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
11976 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

After traveLing all day and landing at our hotel didnt want to go far so as restaurant was almos across road we figured we would try it. Small cozy rextaurant with a great staff from time we entered. Was happy hour too. Good menu from...More

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Looking for a seafood restaurant in the area we found this one near the hotel. Menu had lots of options. Crabcakes were fresh and well prepared. Restaurant has a nautical atmosphere creating a pleasant environment for a good meal.

Thank Carl R
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I ate here three nights in a row as it was convenient to my hotel across the street. I enjoyed the food, the Legends beer and the friendly staff. Of the three meals I ate, the Chicken Parmigiana was my favorite. This is a mom...More

Thank catamount80
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Pleasantly surprised by a friendly greeting and promptness of the Server to take my order, a charming, pre-med student at VCU in Richmond who thought I over-tipped her.

Thank Flash680
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the restaurant for dinner about a week ago. We ordered the built your own platter with 2 choices, comes with hush puppies and 2 sides. I got fried trout with clam strips, corn on the cob, and sweet potato fries. Pretty good, but...More

Thank Limaries
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Hampton Inn across the street form the Lighthouse. Decided to wander over and see how it was. I did not sit in the restaurant to eat, but opted to sit in the bar instead. There were a few locals in the bar...More

Thank jamiee618
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Service was fair. A town friendly restaurant. Prices were moderate.. Waitress put bill on table and could not wait for us to sign the credit card slip so she could pick it up. Very rude

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We were very pleased with our meal. Fish & Shrimp. Very family like staff. Excellent service. Campy atmosphere.

Thank wfm721
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Should have guessed with no one at a Saturday lunch rush. Rude waitress to us and the other table that was there by yelling, throwing dishes of food at us and never checking on us. We actually had to go to the kitchen to get...More

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 14 January 2017

A Snow storm forced us to stop in this little town but have no regrets! Had one of the best fried fish dinner ever just walking distance from hotel!! Great Service too!

Thank Camuyana56
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18 March 2017|
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Yes they do serve alcohol and beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11976 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-733-0811
  • E-mail
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