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KC's Crabs & Cues

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10428 Jessie Dupont Memorial Hwy, Kilmarnock, VA 22482
804 435 7665
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice menu and always great Seafood! The owners provide great service and check on you to make sure everything is ok!

Thank AntiqueSteve
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We drove past this place probably 20 times on the way to and from Kilmarnock while on vacation, and finally decided to stop here. We're glad that we did. First off, the waitress was super-nice and recommended the hushpuppies with homemade ranch. She was right on! They were soooo good! The food in general was very good. My wife got... More 

Thank Chris A
Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had oysters, shrimp and crab legs. It was very tasty. A bit pricey. No reservations are needed. They offer daily specials.

Thank MaryNDaveP
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161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to go down to the Rivah (what Richmonders call the Northern Neck) and check out KC’S Crab & Cues, located outside the quaint town of Kilmarnock, VA. It has a laid back, casual, family-friendly atmosphere. The restaurant boasts a broad menu including appetizers, steamers, dinners, fried dinners, sides and baskets, sandwiches and subs, soup and salads, and desserts.... More 

Thank Cuz39
Georgetown, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after we set up camp at Grey's Point. It was recommended but the ladies in the camp store and we were not disappointed. We did not get crabs but did get chicken tenders, steamed shrimp, fried shrimp and oysters, and hush puppies. All the food was great! The gumbo was so good we ended up getting some... More 

Thank Looking_for_Serenity
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

No oysters when oysters advertised! Not notified until replacement meal served. Mgmt defensive and unaccommodating.

Thank mrscoyotetwins
Heathsville, Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

The seafood here is always fresh and the preparation is top quality Northern Neck style. Get the fried flounder sandwich, fixed right and served with a smile

Thank jimrussell1948
Richmond, Virginia
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This is a great find in Kilmarnock. Went there with my family over Memorial Day Weekend. The food was great and came out faster than expected. The waitress we had was really nice and accommodating, as was the owner, Warren. The fried KC's platter is delicious and the soft shell crab sandwich was great. Great small town, seafood restaurant to... More 

Thank Emily C
Fairfax, Virginia
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200 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

KC's serves excellent seafood (especially if it's oyster season) in a facility that is a very large sports bar with about half a dozen pool tables. We were there for early dinner and it was quiet though the small bar was filled with customers. The dining area has a divider between it and the bar, so you'll be able to... More 

Thank MaizeBlueVA
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

It may say crabs in the name, but we found it to be more about oysters, and good oysters. We found the food to be perfect for lunch. It's basic and good. Crab's and Cues is a popular local spot with a comfortable atmosphere. If we will ever be in the area again we will stop by. You can also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10428 Jessie Dupont Memorial Hwy, Kilmarnock, VA 22482
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Kilmarnock
  • Phone Number: 804 435 7665

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