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Mon, 7/6
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


blue point oysters (1/2 dozen)
freshly shucked,‏ horseradish cocktail sauce
jumbo shrimp cocktail
house made cocktail sauce
jumbo lump crabmeat cocktail
nova scotia smoked salmon
stuffed mushroom
crab imperial
fried calamari
lightly fried,‏ roasted tomato sauce
steamed mussels provencal
white wine, tomatoes, garlic-parsley butter
cherrystone clams (1/2 dozen)
freshly shucked, house made cocktail sauce
garlic butter,‏ roast points
chesapeake bay oysters
lightly breaded and fried
new england clam chowder
crabmeat bisque
french onion soup gratinee
seafare house green salad
caesar salad
herb croutons, parmesan
center-cut iceberg
bacon, tomato, cucumbers, red onions, blue cheese
chopped salad
serves two. bacon, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, avocado, blue cheese
lump crab and shrimp salad
mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, avocado, greek vinaigrette
fried flounder
house made coleslaw, tartar sauce
norwegian salmon
grilled, lemon dill sauce
red snapper supreme
jumbo lump crabmeat, hollandaise sauce
chilean sea bass
sauteed in olive oil, butter, and white wine
parmesan crusted cape cod flounder
capers and‏ lemon butter
alaskan halibut
lemon butter‏
mediterranean sword
grilled, roasted tomatoes, peppers, onions, garlic
long island flounder
stuffed with maryland lump crab meat
pan seared sea scallops
lemon butter
chesapeake bay oysters
lightly breaded and fried, house made coleslaw
whole live maine lobster (1 1/2 lb)
drawn butter
north sea baby lobster tail (8 oz)
broiled or sautéed in sherry butter
south african lobster tail (1 lb)
drawn butter
baked in natural seafood juices and blended with wine, golden vegetron, pimento, and mushrooms in ceramic dishes.
crab meat and flounder sauton
large ocean scallops sauton
crab meat, oysters, shrimp
scallop sauton
super sauton
lobster, crab meat, oyster, shrimp, scallops
sauteed mushroom caps
battered onion rings
asparagus with hollandaise sauce
steamed broccoli
fried shrimp
house made coleslaw
shrimp scampi
garlic butter and capers
seafood mixed grill
shrimp, lobster tail, scallops, oysters, flounder, and crab meat
jumbo lump crab cakes
house specialty
super sea casserole
shrimp, scallops, crab meat, lobster
pan fried soft shell crabs
lightly breaded‏ in sherry butter
bake stuffed shrimp
crab meat stuffing
fried sea platter
shrimp, scallops, oysters, flounder, crab cake
alaskan king crab legs
drawn butter
10 oz new york strip steak
14 oz new york strip steak
12 oz. rib eye
10 oz. filet mignon
stuffed shrimp to the above steak entrees $+8
surf and turf
10 oz.‏ filet mignon with 8 oz. lobster tail
tournedos of beef
medallions of beef tenderloin, crab meat, asparagus, béarnaise sauce
wiener schnitzel
tender cutlet of veal sauteed, asparagus, hollandaise sauce
veal oscar
tender slices of milk fed veal sauteed to golden brown, lobster, asparagus, hollandaise sauce
chateaubriand bouquetiere
beef tenderloin classic. prepared table side for two or more
$50 per person
A 2012,2013 DIRONA Award Winner featuring three unique dining rooms. The Seafare of Williamsburg introduces a 91-item menu that features fresh seafood, certified prime beef and tender veal. Our speciality is sauton ceramic cooking where seafood is simmered in its own juices and blended with ingredients.
$10 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
American, Seafood
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been coming to Williamsburg for 30 years and have made the Seafare a yearly stop. Seafood is always dreadful and we look Forward to the oysters and crab cakes. This visit we had a friendly young waiter named Jester who was heloful, attentive...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great service, great food. Karen was a excellent waitress, Thank you! I would everybody advise to eat here.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit was great from beginning to start. Jester, our server, was so courteous. His service was excellent and made our experience very special. The food was delicious and presentation was appealing. We were celebrating our 6 year anniversary. The hostess and Jester made it...More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time visiting the restaurant. The atmosphere,food and service was delicious. Jester was our server he was very helpful and an excellent waiter. We enjoyed our first experience and will definitely will be back soon.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed May 18, 2020

While on a buisness trip with my husband (10 years ago), we found this restaurant. He ordered a shrimp dish and I ordered the delmonico steak. We still talk about how wonderful the atmosphere was and how delicious the food was. We hope to venture...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed April 15, 2020

This restaurant came highly recommended, My wife and I celebrated our anniversary here. The atmosphere was amazing, the food was delicious and plentiful. We would recommend this to anyone and we will be back.

Date of visit: November 2019
demitrioss, Owner at Seafare of Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2020

Thank you so much. Be safe and hope to see you soon.

Reviewed February 19, 2020

My wife and I enjoyed a very nice valentines day dinner at the Sea fare of Williams burg,we really enjoyed the the meal we started with the crab dip,this was the best thing ever,I have had a lot of crab dips at a lot of...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 19, 2020

This was our first and last visit to Seafare of Williamsburg. We should have read your previous reviews. I ordered fried oysters and My wife ordered the seafood platter. Both were cooked perfectly. No problem there. But, for $20.00 plus, you hand only French fries...More

Date of visit: January 2020
demitrioss, Owner at Seafare of Williamsburg, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2020

I'm so sorry that you didn't enjoy your visit. The menue specifies that the fried foods come with French fries. After bringing it to our attention we brought out rice pilaf as your preference. Once again we apologize that you didn't enjoy your visit

Reviewed January 9, 2020 via mobile

We haven't been to Seafare in a couple of years, they were top of the line for service. Even served sorbet to clear the palette. The food was good. Tonight the service was good, salad was fine, coffee was good. The entree was greasy, no...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 26, 2019

We arrived 15 minutes early for our 6:30 pm reservation and was promptly seated. Unfortunately, everything went downhill after that. Our drink order started off wrong and late; got it right after the third try. We specifically asked for unsweetened iced tea and lemon wedges...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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June 3, 2019|
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Response from Susan T | Reviewed this property |
Seafood was not fresh. Would not recommend this restaurant.
March 28, 2017|
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Response from 609teresae | Reviewed this property |
Yes, to the jeans! My husband wore a nice Polo shirt and I had nice blouse with mine. Not really sure about the shorts, but I bet if they are khakis, bet if they are nice, it's a go !!! 👍
June 11, 2016|
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Casual.Vacation attire
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