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Sting-Ray's Restaurant

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26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
+1 757-331-1541
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“cornbread” (30 reviews)
“seafood” (54 reviews)
“drum fish” (5 reviews)
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6:00 am - 8:30 pmAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
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Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Excellent restaurant.......best staff and management on the east coast Best seafood on the eastern shore of virginia

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Being an over the road truck driver, I was hoping to have an awesome Sting~Ray's experience I could share with my truck driving buddies. Alas, it was a horrible ordeal. When we talk about what we did over the 4th of July holidays, I won't...More

Thank WilliamRMacon
Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Anybody who is anybody eats here. You will find the Sherrif, the Highway Patrol, politicians, watermen, businessmen and just plain folks. The food is down home cookin. The store has just about anything that you might want or not want. If you are going deep...More

1  Thank Clarence K
Reviewed July 3, 2015

This place does look like a truck stop but we were happy to find it before heading to our hotel on a stopover. Nothing fancy, line up to order, wait for waitress to bring your food. It was late when we went so not busy....More

1  Thank bizbach
Reviewed June 26, 2015

This restaurant was also recommended to us as "the best local seafood around." Almost didn't go in...looks like a truck stop (had gas pumps out front); however, we chanced it due to the recommendation and glad we did! Excellent, EXCELLENT food! All fresh, all like...More

1  Thank Dee41371
Reviewed June 18, 2015

Sting-Ray's Restaurant has become part of our Eastern Shore vacation tradition. We like the relaxed atmosphere and you can eat in or take out. Waitresses are friendly and the good is good, especially the crab cakes and hush puppies. Our young son enjoys shopping at...More

1  Thank D C
Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Food was good, lines too long, not enough seating. Staff friendly. Not real accommodating for people with food allergies

Thank Trumor
Reviewed June 13, 2015

We stopped here on Saturday for lunch. After waiting in line and waiting at a table, it took 40 min to get a fish plate and an oyster sandwich. MANY children waiting, screaming and flouncing around. The seafood was OK, but the frozen fries kind...More

Thank vwp
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Family stopped there on a day trip-you'd think this was nothing more than gas pumps & a hot dog grill. Oh no-great local seafood. Had a wonderful soft shell crab sandwich, a crab cake sandwich & fried spot (fish). Yes, all fried but fresh &...More

Thank Snuzer2014
Reviewed June 5, 2015

I'm a foodie, and this place rocks! Always fresh food, did I say: 'Delicious'? Well it is, all of it. I indulge in their cheeseburgers and home made fries, best fried chicken ever, and the crab cakes are tasty too! Then there's the mac and...More

1  Thank elizabethj102
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March 2, 2015|
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Response from Marion R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do sell wine with a good selection of Virginia wines.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Cape Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 757-331-1541
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