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Bubba's Seafood Restaurant & Crabhouse

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3323 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
+1 757-481-3513
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3323 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are looking for a seafood restaurant with a view, you're half-way there with Bubba's. The view is good and the service is great. The food, in a single word, terrible. My wife had the stonefish and I had the chicken teriyaki. Her fish...More

Thank Nguyen V
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband had the crab cake sandwich and said it was really good. I had scallops, salad, and she crab soup. Soup was delicious, scallops great, and salad good. A little bit pricey for the amount of food but all in all, great taste. Waitress...More

Thank Janine H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my family. We were excited to get some jimmies and DIY crack open crabs to show our son who's never experienced it. Our server was curt when we didn't order right away. She brought my son's food out first but...More

Thank Melinda H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We truly regret returning to this restaurant. EVERYTHING went WRONG!!! The Wait Service or Servers was not friendly and uncaring. We overheard them complaining about how 'slammed' they are and how they wish tables would leave...as we were being seated. Not us -- we thought...we...More

Thank Phantastic4u
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food could be perfect with a little more passion and details. Probably you should go for whole crabs on this place . I went for The Seafood Platter, which is very far from the french "plateau de mer" or the nordic "skalldyrplataa". I will give...More

Thank Trond S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here bc my mother in law raved about it. I had the crab cake sandwich and husband had a burger. It was just okay. I would not recommend nor return. The lunch menu seemed very limited and there was a long wait, although we...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there today an it wasn't a good experience food and drinks too forever to come out when it did food was cold sent r back management came out saying she touched the fish An it wasn't cold that was very rude because the customer...More

Thank awoodson19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant is known for long waits. They have a call ahead and then we still waited 30 minutes. Fish was fresh and tasty but the service was really slow

Thank VA_WorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove here for an early dinner while staying in Sandbridge Beach. We came for the well-reviewed crab cake sandwich, and fresh seafood. We were not disappointed! The dinners were all excellent, and the service was prompt, friendly and professional. The "she-crab" soup was delicious....More

Thank SaraSueCK_
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the area for the week attending a class and wanted to stay close to our Hotel. Bubba's was recommended to us and we were delighted. You can sit outside on the waterfront which many people chose. We like to eat inside. Had...More

Thank JoAnn9210
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3323 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-481-3513
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