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Croaker's Spot Restaurants

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$$ - $$$
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1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
+1 804-269-0464
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Richmond, Virginia
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183 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Shrimp was cooked perfectly, and we had the broiled and butterflied. Crab cake was only a mere disappointment considering it is winter, and I'm a purist, so I like for the crabmeat to take center stage like Chesapeake style I grew up on. But the cornbread was excellent, and the cabbage a true delight! Cheesy ranch grits were also very... More 

Thank 1alwaystraveling
Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our dinner proportions were huge that the majority in the family took good because we could eat it all. Service was good and attentive. Yes, this is traditional soul food but done well. I'd go back.

Thank Tony C
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I felt so at home here. The staff was extremely friendly and the food was absolutely amazing! 10 out of 10. If you love soul food and are in the Richmond area this place is a must visit! I definitely will be coming back

Thank aja p
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to take my spouse for birthday dinner and couldn't get in it was busy and my kids was scared to get out of car said it looked suspect and limited parking unless I wasn't looking in correct area when you go at night it hard to find for a person whom is visiting for the first time and no... More 

Thank kimberlyj950
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've listened to people rave about this restaurant for the last 3 years and when I made my way back to Richmond I decided to give it a try; I was unimpressed. The staff members were friendly however our server was too pushy when my husband asked to substitute his potatoes for another side. If he wanted another side it... More 

Thank Its_deja0913
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88 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

This is the place for fried fish, sweet cornbread, onions/peppers and potatoes. Big meal when you buy the 2 piece fish dinner or lunch.

Thank Henry R
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Located in the downtown area of Richmond. My first visit, I went for a late lunch on a business trip, weekday. This place was referred by a friend. Metered parking was easy along the street, a block away. The staff was very attentive. I ordered the fried oyster dinner, served with grits and cabbage with a side of cornbread, which... More 

Thank A M
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80 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Will definitely be back to partake in other dishes. At first I thought the prices were high for a soulfood local spot. But the quantity and the quality was worth the price in my opinion. Both will rival a fine downtown restaurant. I especially enjoyed the cheese grits and fried shrimp. My only disappointment, no collard greens or yams at... More 

Thank bevsensualparty
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15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

I decided to take my mother to the Croaker Spot for lunch on Saturday, October 29, 2016. We arrived at about 2:30 pm. I ordered the special which consisted of 3 fried chicken wings, collard greens, potato salad and dinner rolls for $16.99. The food portions were large. I could have easily shared my meal with someone else or asked... More 

Thank Lisa J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

I must say that I was thoroughly impressed with the Croaker Spot restaurant. The seafood was perfectly fried, the grits creamy, and the cornbread had just the right amount of sweetness. During my time in Virginia, I must've visited several times. Food and wait staff second to none.

Thank Noble B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-269-0464

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