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Awful Arthur's Seafood CO

108 Campbell Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24011-1406
(540) 344-2997
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Ranked #155 of 408 Restaurants in Roanoke
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Visit Awful Arthur's Downtown Roanoke, Virginia location for some of the best seafood and entertainment in the Roanoke Valley. We have a great raw bar with 2 for 1 specials on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (while supplies last). You'll love our Sports Bar with your favorite teams playing on HDTV's. We have a huge selection of bottled beers and many on draft, including Big Daddy's Brewing Company.We have special entertainment every weekend with regional bands from Virginia and North Carolina. Check out our website to see what's happening at Awful Arthur's this month.
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English first
Woodbridge, Virginia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Clean, sporty, great service, good food & decent prices. I sat outside right on the street. It was such a beautiful day! Inside looks inviting & sports-minded, but not loud. I had Jambalaya. It contained shrimp, Andoule sausage and scallops. Spicy & good tasting. Would consider going back.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Arthur's is more of a bar that sells food than a restaurant . At 7:30 pm on a Friday night, we had a band setting up behind our table and, even though the band hadn't started playing yet, the place was very loud. The beer was good, the food was okay, the prices were average for bar food. The Ladies... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

Pregnant ghetto manager eating food in front of kitchen line. (Health code violation) have been here before and seen same manager on cell phone constantly and wearing dirty flip flops (open toed shoes health code violation) I use to love coming in awfuls but its became ghetto since new management. Will not be back.

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Roanoke, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Amazing !SW oysters. With country ham, collards and smoked Gouda cream sauce. Tried at lunch. Had to return and have again for dinner!!!!! YUMmmmmmmm

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We happened on this place by accident....we were a group of 30 and after attempting several other places in the downtown area that could not accommodate our large party we were referred here. They sat us in the large party room where there are several pool tables and the seating is bar table style which was great for our large... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

First time down town Roanoke. Walked to Awful Arthurs. Fabulous oysters. Romalade sauce sparky, fries seasoned well Cold local beers and friendly staff.

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Virginia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We had dinner at Awful Arthurs on a Saturday night during a late June visit to Roanoke. It is right downtown, at the heart of the historic downtown area. There were lots of nice-looking restaurants all clustered in the same area and we decided on Awful Arthurs as we thought seafood would be a nice change of pace. In hindsight,... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

A very loud establishment which needs to make up its mind if it's a sports bar (with the loudest TV) or a seafood restaurant as the name and web site claim it to be. We had dinner there on a Sunday night while traveling through Roanoke. The table was wet and dirty which our host did not clean, but they... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Sara great service! If you want james river oysters, Gouda cheese sauce melted, COLLARDS, virginia ham and a sprinkle of bread crumbs .......HELLO! and still taste the sweet oysters! my ' o my where is emerald and food channel! None better!!!! Fresh, sweet, savory, awe.... The highlight that says " welcome to roanoke the star city of the south!!!"

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Lives up to its name, it's AWFUL Lines for coke came out diet and they don't tell you. Service is poor, food came out cold. Don't eat here

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Additional Information about Awful Arthur's Seafood CO

Address: 108 Campbell Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24011-1406
Phone Number: (540) 344-2997
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Seafood

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