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Captain George's Seafood Williamsburg

5363 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2061
+1 757-565-2323
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (394 reviews)
“seafood” (453 reviews)
“clams” (89 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5363 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2061
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Reviewed yesterday

A old military buddy & I opted to drive up here on Veterans Day & boy am I glad we did. As we entered the parking lot, the line wrapped around the building and we almost opted not to park. Speaking of parking, we were...More

Thank pky_pook
Reviewed 4 days ago

great buffet, been to Myrtle Beach and this is much better. Food fresh, great service , clean and very nice atmosphere. Plenty to choose from and a big variety. Highly recommend

Thank kwf47
Reviewed 5 days ago

Would not think of visiting Williamsburg area without a visit to Capt. George's ! Enjoyed the Sunday early-bird and saved a few bucks . Still the same food just a better price . Everything was well prepared and delicious ! Waitstaff were friendly and attentive...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is by far the best seafood buffet Ive ever been to. There is always a long wait to get in though so get there either right as they open or before.

Thank Beachgirl0811
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we area in the area we must stop in, especially for the Sunday early bird special price, same great food only cheaper. Get here early, the lot and restaurant fill up fast. Yes, the handlers at the crab leg station, this is something...More

Thank redcatcec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to Captain George's on several occasions and have never been let down, in Williamsburg or their locations! Food is awesome and the variety goes far beyond seafood. Friendly service always exceeds our expectations! We will return even though it's...More

Thank Jess S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For over a decade my family has chosen Captain Georges for our Thanksgiving meal. We look forward to it. Although my husband and I eat out almost every day,we consider Captain Georges special. This year I believe we must have eaten with hundreds of people....More

Thank Oline G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time here was 30 yrs ago on our honeymoon. Not a lot has changed. Now I am sure the wall colors and some of the decor has been replaced, but all in all, it's the same. Menu items include shrimp, fish, clams, muscles,...More

Thank Pip1128
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner at this huge buffet. The staff manages the line very well and everyone is cheerful and helpful even though they were working a holiday. You could get the normal thanksgiving food but also they had crab legs, gumbo, several kinds of...More

Thank Rph001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Thanksgiving Day for the Thanksgiving Buffett. They serve a special menu for the holiday that includes turkey, dressing, and ham. All of the non-seafood items are pretty standard buffet food. The seafood station had a great variety and all of it was...More

Thank FeedMeSeymour84
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Questions & Answers
11 September 2017|
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Response from Caroline P | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry, I was out of the country and didn't see your post. Depending on your party size, reservations are a good idea, but not required.They do have soft shell crabs, I went in October and in August and they had them both... More
5 August 2017|
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Response from Guy B | Reviewed this property |
Legs, yes, all the time. Crabs, I don't recall seeing them.
5 August 2017|
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Response from Caroline P | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I didn't see your question before. During the weekdays, you don't really need to worry too much. Depending not the size of your party if on a weekend, I would be there half hour or so before they open. Smaller... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5363 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2061
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-565-2323
  • E-mail
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