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4417 Chambers Lane, Tangier Island, VA 23440
+1 757-891-2225
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“cornbread” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
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4417 Chambers Lane, Tangier Island, VA 23440
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My Dad's relatives were watermen from Tilghman Island Maryland and my Mom knew all the best seafood recipes, but Lorrain's on Tangier Island has one for soft crabs that our family didn't have. I flew in with 2 ole friends for lunch and we all...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was very good, i ate crab cake and seafood chowder it was awesome Nice atmosphere, great waitress and clean bathroom. Everyone in the party enjoyed their food

Thank magicchef
Reviewed 1 week ago

Flew down to Tangier from the Bay Bridge Portrait with a couple of friends for a few hours of nostalgia. Lorraine's fit the bill for lunch (no need for the Crockett's full course dinner that is reminiscent of Thanksgiving). The soft crab (not crab cake)...More

Thank VaTechDad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent crab dip and baked roll...wonderful crab cakes, and delicious crab chowder. We loved all the flavors...staff was super friendly and kind...tracked us down to ask if we lost money...very friendly.

Thank Kris K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super service and food to match. We all ate well and were provided plenty of water on a hot day. My Army son was not only thanked profusely by the staff because they saw his hat, but by all the customers. So nice!

Thank virginia t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a late lunch here while visiting for several hours as part of a day cruise. In fact we were a little nervous that we hadn't left enough time to eat before our boat left. Not to worry. The restaurant wasn't crowded at all....More

Thank Kensington_MDAnnie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at a different restaurant than all these people giving this restaurant a good review. It is expensive, service bad and food awful. We had their seafood platter, the silliest little soft shell crabs, deep fried and so oily and a crab cake, deep...More

1  Thank vlakvark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I ate here when we visited the Island. She had a crab cake cake sandwich with a small cup of crab soup and I had fried fish with the homemade chips. We also got the crab dip fries (which I do not...More

Thank Vonda G
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

After taking the tourist boat to Tangier island went right to Lorraines. The wait was long, the food okay but expensive. Our party had soft shell crabs and crab cakes. I had a salad. The food was okay but because the wait was so long...More

Thank esopus35
Reviewed 20 June 2017

When visiting Tangier Island some guests in my party were concerned we wouldn't be able to find a dining option that didn't involve seafood... I know they're crazy right! :) Lorraine's was the answer to our dining dilemma because they had everything from pork BBQ,...More

Thank Samantha W
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18 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from islandmedic80 |
They use a separate fryer for seafood.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4417 Chambers Lane, Tangier Island, VA 23440
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Tangier Island
  • Phone Number: +1 757-891-2225
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