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12541 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Chester, VA 23831-5305
(804) 748-4595
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Richmond, Virginia
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174 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

We ate dinner here the other day and it was great! They have new menu items. So, we decided to give it a try. We had their Grilled Salmon over rice with broccoli and green beans. It was absolutely delicious! We are both fish eaters and to find a fish dish that was so good in a Captain D's was... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

I was running several errands in the Chester area around lunch time so I decided to stop by Captain D’s. It is easily accessible from US Route 1 and Route 10. There is plenty of parking. I have been to this restaurant a number of times over the years. I have not eaten in the dining room. All of my... More 

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Thank Robert P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Captain D's is a fast food chain, so one really cannot expect much. The scallop special they are running is pathetic. The scallops are the size of a penny. The only thing I like are the oysters. Sunday, three days ago, I ordered shrimp on skewers. These were basically raw. I also got broiled cod which tasted bland. The loaded... More 

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Chester, Virginia
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239 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Friendly helpful staff, consistently good food. We come here when we want good fried seafood, I have never tried their grilled or baked dishes. This is my favorite Captain D's, we have tried others and they fall short of this Cpt D's.

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Thank Dizymaus
Chester, VA
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201 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

For year we had not visited this location. I always remember the staff was a bunch of kids and was not the cleanest place as a result but we recently visited and was quite surprised. The menu is more varied from just the deep fried fish and french fries. more vegetables and fish other than deep fat fried. I have... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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87 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

They were running a special of scallops fried or broiled $8.99. Ordered it with green beans and slaw over rice pilaf. Well scallops were cooked also burned a bit and were very tiny, the green beans were straight out of the cans and heated up in the microwave. The cole slaw was about the only good part of the meal.... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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37 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Still dependable when I want to think I'm eating healthy fish but want the flavor of the fried food that is bad for me.

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1 Thank Jon4SD
Chester, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We eat at Captain D's at least 2 x a month. We decided to order the 8 piece fish Dinner. We got our Meal Home and they left the Hushpuppies off the order. I like the Captain best because of the Hushpuppies. Was very disappointed. Tried to call to let them know but Phone rang busy for 8 tries. Wanted... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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123 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Love this restaurant! We ate there tonight and the food was excellent. The service was very good. If you want seafood in a casual setting and don't want to spend too much, this is the perfect place for you. It's a great place to sit back and relax. No one pushes you out.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

it was every bit of ok. it was late and they were almost about to close so i'm sure they were ready to go.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood, American
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12541 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Chester, VA 23831-5305
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: (804) 748-4595

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?