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Sunken Well Tavern

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720 Littlepage St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
540-370-0911
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Frederick, Maryland
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197 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A bunch of us had lunch here on a Saturday. They were able to seat all 12 of us together. Several of us ordered the crab cakes which were salty but good. My husband ordered the french toast breakfast and he said the french toast was rather limp. My son had the bacon cheddar burger and loved that. The funny... More 

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Hammonton, New Jersey
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82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again my husband and I loved our lunch at Sunken Well. Quality service, great food, plenty of it. Thank you!!!

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Thank Mom-mom23
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112 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfriendly to non-locals. The antithesis of southern hospitality. Boycott them!!! Local friends recommended I go to Sunken Well on Monday, "Wing Night". Went there and wings were "sold-out". Went the following week much earlier, and upon inquiry about the wings, I was alerted that the kitchen had to "count them". After 20 minutes of the kitchen counting, I realized it... More 

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Thank The_Wine_Snob_NJ
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

I stopped in today for lunch and had heard positive comments from others about this place. Started with the special Cuban black bean soup. The soup did not have much taste. A little cumin and some chopped fresh cilantro would have a helped. The big disappointment was the roast beef sandwich. The beef was fresh out of the oven. It... More 

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King George, Virginia
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119 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This small restaurant servers good food at decent prices. The staff works hard to serve its customers.

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Thank John S
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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114 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

On a double date, we enjoyed a laid back atmosphere for mid-Sunday morning meal. The service was timely and friendly. Due to the small size of the restaurant, their was a 10-15 wait for a table. Definitely better to go earlier if waiting is a concern. The menu items included staple items and some novelty dishes, all round a good... More 

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Thank Zephyr_Zeitgeber
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

I am a native of Maryland,and spent time crabbing. These are the best crab cakes I have had at a restaurant. This is a must for visitors.

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Thank dalentinar
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We were able to enjoy this place twice in a weekend. The staff was very nice and the drink prices were good. The have a juke box with free play on Saturday nights. We didn't get the chance to eat here but the food looked and smelled great. If you have I larger party you may want to call ahead.

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Thank Shorty G
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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115 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Stumbled up on this little treasure by accident. The wife and I went back for brunch and discovered bottomless mimosas "Whoa momma" and they were awesome. I remember the food being pretty good... my wife went for cuisine... I went for the bottomless mimosas lol. Cool atmosphere, locals love the place... definitely give them a shout if your in town.... More 

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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192 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here on a whim for Sunday brunch. Small local but lively eatery. Who can resist mimosas and bloody Mary's for brunch. I ordered the sneads farm peach French toast on challah bread. Yum! This is a must try place when in the area. Staff were friendly and welcoming

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
American, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 720 Littlepage St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: 540-370-0911

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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