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Harpoon Larry's Oyster Bar

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621 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1819
+1 757-827-0600
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (118 reviews)
“mahi tacos” (13 reviews)
“apple slaw” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
621 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1819
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended by a friend and I sure am glad we went. The food was delicious. The service could have been better. It took us about 20 minutes to pay for our meals.

Thank Jan J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Harpoon Larry's Seafood & Oyster Bar is, probably a good place for the younger set to hang out or to hook up, or whatever they do these days. The Friday night my wife, daughter and I visited, It was busy, (obviously popular), but not overly...More

Thank Les U
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the few places in the area to get great seafood, the prices are reasonable and the food is cooked just right.

Thank William K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is amazing they even offer sushi on Sunday's that's really good. They also have good seafood specials throughout the week.

Thank Perrsha P
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

If you want fresh Seafood in a Sports, Casual and Friendly Envronment, this is the place. We went on a Thursday and the special was 1/2 pound of shrimp is 12.99 and the second 1/2 is one PENNY. These are large shrimp (not Prawns) but...More

Thank jaybrianz
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Harpoon Larry's was delicious. We had a party of 8 for dinner and Storm was a fantastic and attentive server. We appreciated learning about the proud history of this family-owned restaurant. The fresh oysters, fried oysters, fried shrimp, stuffed flounder and filet mignon were perfectly...More

Thank nantzee
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Excellent seafood options. Three non seafood options also available. We were a pretty big group, but our waitress was spot on awesome with customer service. We definitely enjoyed ourselves!

Thank CGS2012
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Fresh seafood at it's best. The atmosphere is casual and cozy. I have had several dinners here and I think the Seafood Tacos are the best I have had any where.

Thank KDPV
Reviewed October 5, 2017

The oysters are great anyway you like them. The service is always friendly and prompt. Great place for a Sunday brunch.

Thank legaldale
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Always good seafood. Go early to avoid a wait or use call ahead seating. Good beer selection. Broiled seafood great.

Thank maroisd
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Yes. Recommended if a larger group, especially on Fri, Sat evenings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1819
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-827-0600
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