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Tautogs Restaurant

205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
+1 757-422-0081
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab nachos” (74 reviews)
“tuna martinique” (28 reviews)
“seafood” (198 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was taken here by locals and enjoyed some great seafood. Staff is very attentive and knowledgeable. Food is fresh and delicious.

Thank Kgale0857
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another great meal. Don't miss eating here. The food is very reasonable priced and just superb. We had the crab cakes that were very good, we were told they were 80% crab and I believe that. The atmosphere is quite warm and friendly and the...More

Thank momskier
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I ate here last night...There are so many great things we can say about you guys. It gets busy fast but even in what us locals consider "the off season" that staff and kitchen are on point. We had the crab dip...More

Thank Audrey R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! Great service! Great atmosphere! Catfish is amazing! We just moved in nearby and this was our second visit. This is our new spot for sure!

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I went here for date night last summer. Reviews online were great but the food and service were 2-star worthy. Nothing stood out that made us ever want to to back again.... Another disappointing date night meal.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife is Chinese and generally doesn't rave about American food. She loved this place and commented that it was the best American food she has eaten in 6 years she has been in America. My food was also delicious. We arrived at peak supper...More

Thank Bob C
Tautogs, Guest Relations Manager at Tautogs Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The seafood was excellent and the portions were good. My husband had the crab legs and shrimp. The place was packed when we were there, but the server was very attentive. Everything was delicious, even the desert. We really enjoyed our evening and service.

Thank TracyT838
Tautogs, Guest Relations Manager at Tautogs Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed your visit. Come back and see us again.

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Server had a great sense of humor, had the snapper, very tasty ,pricing fair,comfortable dining area. Highly recommend. You will wait in season, parking limited

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Start your evening at the bar. These guys are good. Get a table at the bar level (a must) and enjoy your dining experience. Food was good - unfortunately the tuna martinique was overcooked. On the other hand my blackened tuna was just fine. Do...More

Thank jeanlucp731
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very good, although the portions were a bit small, all the food tasted great! Definitely should try. Try the Tuna melt, or the Tuna sandwich!

Thank Mbzrcz
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Joan S
14 September 2017|
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Response from Mary G | Reviewed this property |
You need reservations for parties six or larger. Call only. No on line reservations
30 June 2017|
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Response from gsce | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer and I don't know. I suggest you call the restaurant.
18 April 2017|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
You can stop by the restaurant or call 757-417-8555
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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
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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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