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Sting-Ray's Restaurant

26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
+1 757-331-1541
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (33 reviews)
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“country ham” (5 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
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26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

A gem of a locals venue.... Quality food and the atmosphere is awesome! Whether it is a full seafood platter or the homemade chicken salad sandwich there is a meal for everyone... My favorite is the baked chicken... Be prepared to enjoy the atmosphere as...More

1  Thank vbva52
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful drum fish and Mac and cheese with Lima beans. Cornbread to die for!!!! Navy bean soup delicious. Very busy but worth the wait, and for a holiday weekend it was not a long wait at all. Good service and family friendly atmosphere.

2  Thank Islandmountain616
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here to pick up dinner so we can return to our hotel and watch the sunset. I just had a salad which was huge. It was a chef salad. More meat than lettuce. My husband had the barbecue ribs. They were just ok....More

1  Thank cnhbowles
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Thought this was going to be the typical "fried everything" kind of place. Not so! The food was delicious, the atmosphere casual, value good - GREAT STAFF!!

2  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Been riding by this restaurant for the past 30 years and always say I got to try this place. Well today was that day. Not fancy, but always a steady flow of patrons. I ordered the Greek salad which was $6.99 and was very disappointed....More

1  Thank Dave I
Reviewed 17 June 2016

As grandparents of a 2 year old and an infant, we thought that we could handle the challenge and went in to have some dinner. After placing our order, we found out that the newborn didn't want to stay and I asked the help behind...More

1  Thank lolleypop
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A one stop shop for gas, knickknacks and food. Doesn't look like much but the food is consistently good. Generous portions at reasonable prices. Menu offers something for everyone!

1  Thank mkswopny
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Located behind the gas pumps, you wouldn't think there's so much going on inside! A wide variety of food to be purchased and courteous waitresses. Also, a souvenir shop with a wide variety of Tshirts, wine, trinkets, local history books, fireworks, lottery, and a candy...More

1  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 3 June 2016

What a wonderful surprise. The food here is excellent. It is very home made...crab cakes are exactly what you read....only lump crab...no filler! Lunch....chicken salad is awesome . Staff is very friendly. Highly recommend this stop!

1  Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 11 May 2016

It had been many years since we had stopped at Sting-Ray's on our way to either Delaware or Atlantic City. On our last trip north we decided to stop and get breakfast. The food was served quickly and was very good. The menu had a...More

1  Thank 4chismom
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Response from Marion R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do sell wine with a good selection of Virginia wines.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Cape Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 757-331-1541
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