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Molasses Grill

63 S Main St, Halifax, VA 24558-2507
+1 434-476-6265
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut cake” (6 reviews)
“calamari” (9 reviews)
“hanger steak” (5 reviews)
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
63 S Main St, Halifax, VA 24558-2507
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is our all time favorite restaurant. They always have the best food and the ambiance keeps us coming back. The best calamari & Molasses Pudding.

Thank Kimcassada1
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were doing some Distillery and wine tasting in the area and came across a Molasses Grill in Halifax Virginia. A number of the locals volunteered that we should go there for dinner. We went and we're not disappointed. The decor is...More

Thank edc718
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Molasses Grill is a must. Everyone there works as a team. The Chef creates great appetizers, entres and desserts. The homemade ice creams are an experience in themselves. Great service. The bartender made the most PERFECT dry martini! We had the calamari as an appetizer...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Our favorite upscale restaurant in Halifax County! Great menu that changes timely. Food and portions are sufficient but service level is what makes this a cut above! Steve and crew make you feel welcomed and valued.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This was the best restaurant that I’ve eaten at in several years! The wait staff was friendly and very helpful. The menu options were unique, creative and delicious. Portions were ample and attractively presented. Dessert was scrumptious!!! Also interesting was the interaction between strangers at...More

Thank Barb E
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Staying at a nearby resort where the food was subpar, so we decided to try this place based on a recommendation from another guest at the resort. Had a wonderful dinner in a cozy atmosphere. Great wine list, service was also excellent. Will definitely go...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a real gem located in an area with few full service resturants. The service and food are excellent at Molasses Grill to include appetizers, entrees, and deserts. We were so impressed with this establishment the we returned a second time. The restaurant is...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Molasses Grill is by far the best restaurant in Southern Virginia, you would have to go to Richmond, Lynchburg or Raleigh to find anything of this caliber. A great selection of VA wines, beer and sprits. The Pimiento Cheese is as good as you can...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Had a group of 27 people for a surprise birthday party. Everything was perfect. We were given two wonderful waitresses that met responsive, friendly and gracious. The food was top notch. Not a single complaint from any of our guests. The sweet potato fries and...More

1  Thank TravelingJB2015
Reviewed 11 May 2017

wonderful restaurant in South Boston, VA. Food is delicious. Coconut cake is the best you will ever have !!!

Thank susangmay
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 S Main St, Halifax, VA 24558-2507
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 434-476-6265
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