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Surf Rider

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
105 Rens Rd, Poquoson, VA 23662-1644
+1 757-868-0080
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (22 reviews)
“crab” (15 reviews)
“hush puppies” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
105 Rens Rd, Poquoson, VA 23662-1644
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in for dinner Saturday evening. We were seated immediately near a window which gave us an excellent view of the Poquoson River. My wife ordered seafood soup and a fried flounder sandwich. I chose one dozen fresh oysters and the...More

Thank Bobulus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've visited the Poquoson,VA location for Surf Rider several times for lunch with a great group of ladies after one of our organizations meetings. We usually get there between 11:30 and noon during on a week day. The service is always prompt. I like the...More

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Nice home towney feel. Lots of locals come here and no wonder. The seafood is fresh and prepared by folks who know how to do fresh seafood. It is right on the water in the small lovely town of Poquoson Va. I do reccoment the...More

Thank Paminhampton
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Surf Rider is always the perfect choice when you're looking for fresh seafood. My lunch visit in April with 5 other friends was very enjoyable, with fast service, tasty fresh seafood with a great view of the Poquoson river.

Thank rong792
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We held a birthday party here for a group of eight people. We had a fairly long wait to get in, but it was worth it. The seafood is wonderful, service friendly and pretty good getting our food, and the price is reasonable with the...More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had the crab cake and shrimp combo platters. The crab cakes rivaled any we had ever had. The shrimp were excellent. The collard greens side was superb. Key lime pie dessert was also excellent.

Thank Jdmullins215
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

OK the sea food there is good in fact it’s very good but I am a french fry love and those french fries tasted mushy they where cold this place should be really really really really embarrassed to put that type of food on the...More

Thank PJ-954
Reviewed 11 July 2018

On a visit to our daughters in VA she brought us to Surfrider for dinner. She had heard the food was good. Well I ordered the shrimp cocktail for an appetizer and it was awful. The shrimp were old and rubbery, I actually got better...More

Thank Lu-Ann S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This place was recommended to me by my uncle, who was taken here for Father's Day. He raved about the calamari, so, of course, I had to try it. So what did we get as a appetizer? The calamari! They were not too generous with...More

1  Thank BrittW27
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My husband and I had lunch at Surf Rider and it was fantastic! He had the Shrimp Po Boy and I had the Crab Cake Sandwich. Both were delicious! The waitress was attentive and we had great service. We had a seat by the window...More

2  Thank Grannie24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 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 - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Rens Rd, Poquoson, VA 23662-1644
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Poquoson
  • Phone Number: +1 757-868-0080
Phone: 757-868-0080 Also on Facebook at "Poquoson Surfrider."
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