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Surf Rider Restaurant

928 Diamond Springs Rd Ste 135, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-7112
+1 757-497-3534
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (40 reviews)
“hush puppies” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
928 Diamond Springs Rd Ste 135, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-7112
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Over the years of travel, I have visited all of the Surf Rider in the locations in the Va Beach area. It had been a few years since my last visit. I was thrilled to have an outstanding seafood dinner for a reasonable price. While...More

Thank kelly0912
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Went June 10th approximately 6pm and we got seeted pronto I had 10 pic shrimp dinner as did my wife and mother in law had fried flounder we also had a basket of hush puppies.our service was awesome and all of our meals were as...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

One of the specials this day was Eggs Benedict. I ordered mine with a solid yolk as that is my preference. My husband ordered his soft. They were perfect. They started with the traditional English muffin, they had a healthy slice of tomato, topped by...More

Thank DirTrans
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Whenever we go for dinner, it always seems that they have a full house. If you're flexible, just grab a seat at the bar! I think that's because the food is dependably good. It may not be the fanciest place or food, but it's good....More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy Surf Ryder. The crab dip is the best. Fried flounder is moist and always cooked perfect. A favorite place of ours

Thank Swill7885
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Seafood was delicious and reasonable.........took my family and enjoyed very much....No waterview. ...but hey.....food was great

Thank pinkstud
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I love this restaurant! The crab cakes are the best I've ever eaten. No fillers, just crab broiled and delicious!

Thank bopahay
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Haven't been to a seafood restaurant in a while since I moved to the mountains of Virginia. Ordered my favorite scallops with a salad and baked potato. Could not even finish the scallops!! So many and sooooooooo delicious!! The best I have ever had!!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Surfrider is a locals restaurant with several locations in the area. There are restaurants with better views but if you want the best seafood in the area, choose Surfrider. It's definitely our "go to" for out of town guests! The crabcakes cannot be beat- lump...More

Thank hokiegirl
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Having been here a couple of times before, and having been to its Little Creek waterside location, I always have to adjust my expectations. There is no view but there is plenty of parking and loyal local crowds on a weekend night. We enjoyed not...More

Thank Robert B
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Arline M
21 December 2015|
Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
Less than ten minutes. If your party is small you are very close to the original Surf Rider. Which is six lights away on the left hand side.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 928 Diamond Springs Rd Ste 135, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-7112
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-497-3534
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