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Don's Seafood Restaurant

4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2411
+1 757-336-5715
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“oysters” (184 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2411
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We have been coming to the Island for years and for some reason had never eaten at Don's. Its wonderful! The Surf and Turf was great, The Eggplant Parmesan was top notch. Nice little salad bar with two soups. Portions are very large you will...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Scott W
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had scallops, they were large, tender, juicy, and tasty. A little sandy, but that's seafood. My co-worker had crab cakes, they looked better than some of the other local restaurants had on offer, I will order them the next time. Another had surf and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank markk1pe
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were seated immediately, but we sat and waited 20 minutes and no one came to take our order or even acknowledge that we were there.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mike G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Don's everyday (except for Monday when they are closed) during my Chincoteague photography trip and loved having their crab cake sandwich on the upper level looking out to the causeway and water. Oh, don't let me forget their sinfully delightful Smith Island...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank robshapiro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a local, casual restaurant with excellent service and very good food. We were there in the off season so the place was not busy. The wait staff is friendly, welcoming & knowledgeable. Our dinners were served hot & nicely plated. The salad bar...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FlossEm77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE had been here about seven years ago and were not impressed. But decided to try it again when we called and saw that they had GF options. They have an excellent handout which suggest what to get on the menu that is GF and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank butterfly64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have food allergies so I am full of questions. The food was good. We enjoyed looking out over the water. My baked potato wasn't hot but everything else was good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SuzieQTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This meal was to be part of our 46th wedding anniversary celebration. What a big disappointment! We spent $55.15 (tip included). My husband had soup and salad. It was OK, mostly iceberg lettuce. However, I splurged and ordered a seafood platter. My preference was broiled....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Excursion369349
go2dons, Owner at Don's Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You may be confused as our "Steamed Platter" does not have fish , scallops or "crabcake" on steamed platter. Our scallops come fresh from Georga Banks in New England. Not sure if this review is true but the description of meal is not!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I stopped for lunch of raw oysters and blue crab. The food was perfectly prepared and served

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank willard3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Fresh and fried seafood in a convenient location. Also options for landlubbers. Rebecca was friendly and efficient. Seafood stew was excellent!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank renem407
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Questions & Answers
Diane R
October 8, 2017|
Response from go2dons | Property representative |
We are closed on Monday ,as this is our regular day of closing. Thanksgiving Day we will be closed also, Opening up on Friday,
May 4, 2017|
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Response from go2dons | Property representative |
We have land and pasta dishes. If you need any more info feel free to call 757.336.5715
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4113 Main St, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chincoteague Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-336-5715
  • E-mail
Local Favorite Since 1973. Located in the Heart of Downtown Chincoteague. Oysters & Clams on the Half-Shell. Great place for Family Gatherings, Parties,& Meetings
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