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Tautogs Restaurant

205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
+1 757-422-0081
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family and I visited Virginia Beach and found a great seafood restaurant on Trip Advisor. Tautogs looks like a little house on a street between Atlantic and Pacific, but it's like a hidden treasure. Service and staff were very friendly as we needed a...More

Thank njs0ccerdad
Reviewed 2 days ago

My young son wanted to try a new place and based on the reviews, we decided to try Tautogs. We took the advice in the reviews and were there at 5pm when they opened. Good thing we did because people started pouring in around 5:30....More

1  Thank Kathleen1230
Reviewed 2 days ago

There was a line out the door, which is always a good sign. After a short wait, we enjoyed a very nice meal. Food was great, very fresh. I felt like a got a good value for my money. Would try it again if I...More

Thank ron D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a great dinner. The portions are large and extremely delicious. Service was great and very knowledgeable. Don't let the looks of the place scare you away. You will not be disappointed.

Thank 731johno
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been going to Tautog's for years, and I have always had excellent service, delicious food and wonder atmosphere. They have seating inside near the fireplace (great in winter) and out on the deck or in the bar area in warmer months. The servers...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tautogs doesn't take reservations, but go anyway--it's worth waiting for a table. The restaurant is in Winston Cottage on 23rd Street, between Atlantic and Pacific. Specials change weekly, but the seafood is fresh and among the best at the beach. The servers are friendly and...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Scallops Barca were fantastic. My kids had the pizza it was great too. I wish I remembered what my husband had because it was good too. My only complaint would be it was a little dark, but who cares with great food.

Thank Kendra F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First time eating here and the food was great. Lots of choices and a very nice wine list to match. Very rustic and quaint atmosphere.

Thank marcus c
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved this place, even my 9 and 6 year old boys. I wish I could remember our server's name because he was great. We had to wait a while but we sat on the patio while waiting, which had its own cocktail server to...More

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a large group. We were seated in the "porch" area, which did not have air conditioning. The wait staff was friendly and able to handle us all. They were great at providing refills of all drinks in a timely manner. Food (mostly fish/seafood)...More

1  Thank ScarletB2012
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I but a gift certificate? What's the best way to do that?
18 April 2017|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
You can stop by the restaurant or call 757-417-8555
do you have Sr. or military discounts?? How about early birds
7 September 2016|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
Unfortunately, we do not have early bird specials or offer Military or Senior discounts.
tania g
do you take reservations?
6 April 2016|
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Response from inferno16978 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take reservations. And I recommend making it as it gets really busy there sometimes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-422-0081
  • E-mail
Tautog's Restaurant is a casual dining establishment featuring exceptional fish and seafood entree's soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts...Served by the friendliest people in town. Sunday - Wednesday we serve dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 10 p.m., then offer a late night menu until 11:00 p.m. Thursday - Saturday we serve dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 11 p.m., then offer a late night menu until 1:00 a.m.
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