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Don's Seafood Restaurant

4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2411
+1 757-336-5715
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2411
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Reviewed today

Ate here several times. They always have a special. The service was good, nice relaxing atmosphere. Food is delicious and hot, great salad bar. Love the broccoli with cranberries from salad bar.

Thank Alyce J M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stop in for oysters. Great service. Can accommodate large parties. They have an upstairs and more parking than most.

Thank Vickie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got the cream of crab soup and compared to others was bland. Tasted like they don't put sherry in it which adds a pleasant flavor. I got the chicken breast with crab imperial on top with hollandaise. Chicken breast had a processed texture, but the...More

Thank Kathy32955
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a popular, bus lane restaurant, but we are vegetarians and didn’t have much luck aside from a pasta salad. The wait staff we’re very busy, but our waitress was pleasant. We were annoyed because we were still eating dinner when one of the...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a great find, easy to walk from our hotel. The staff were so friendly and helpful, especially as we asked about where to see the wild ponies. I had tuna which was excellent and generous portions. They have a salad buffet. We had Lisa...More

Thank happyhelent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the crab cakes which were good. Not the best I ever had, but good none-the-less. They were FULL of crab, didn't even notice any filler. Came with the salad bar and one side. Husband had a cheeseburger which was good and a basket...More

Thank Carole C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at Don's every time we visit Chincoteague. The service is excellent, parking is right behind the restaurant, and the seafood is delicious. The crab cakes are full of crab meat, with very little filling. They are so generously sized that I often take...More

1  Thank CheverlyMD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being my first time on the island and eating at seafood restaurants up and down the east coast Don's is probably in the top 5, you get great portions and it is not over priced despite other reviews, Fried Flounder with 2 sides, 1lb spiced...More

1  Thank wlarryragsdale
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate hot crab dip, cream of crab soup, and crab cakes here and elsewhere. Don's had the best crab dip and soup.

1  Thank LRfromNapa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten at Don's several times now - it's always our first go-to when crossing the bridge into the island. They have really great prices for what you get and the fried baskets are our favorite!

Thank 1happykat
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Questions & Answers
Diane R
8 October 2017|
Response from go2dons | Property representative |
We are closed on Monday ,as this is our regular day of closing. Thanksgiving Day we will be closed also, Opening up on Friday,
Brenda G
5 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from go2dons | Property representative |
We have land and pasta dishes. If you need any more info feel free to call 757.336.5715
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-5715
  • E-mail
Local Favorite Since 1973. Located in the Heart of Downtown Chincoteague. Oysters & Clams on the Half-Shell. Great place for Family Gatherings, Parties,& Meetings
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