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Tautogs Restaurant

205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
+1 757-422-0081
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab nachos” (70 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
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1 - 10 of 1,493 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were referred to this place by a local and he was completely accurate in his rating. Got there early on a Monday night and that was a good thing. It filled up quickly. Looks like a hole in the wall, has a strange two...More

Thank Virginia G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always a great time and meal. Staff is attentive, Rob at the bar mixes a mean drink and plays some great music. Ate at the bar... Food was great. Tilefish for me, sword fish for my wife. Both fantastic... Cooked well. Crab nachos are always...More

Thank winskins
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many restaurants are closed on Monday nights. I started checking for one close to our hotel and found Tautogs. It was a nice walk from the hotel and in an old cottage with porches for dining. The scallops were excellent and so was the dining...More

Thank Reen64
Reviewed 2 days ago

Tautogs was the best restaurant we ate at in the VB resort area. We tried going one other trip but there was a lengthy wait. This time, on a Wednesday evening, we were seated immediately on the porch. Our service and food were excellent. We...More

Thank ImmaBeGoin
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We recently dined at Tautogs. My husband and I both enjoyed out meals. He had the catfish and said it was the best he ever had..and he orders it often. I started with the wonderful she crab soup. It was amazing. I followed with the...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a really unique excellent dinner here. I had the 'special' seared tuna appetizer, topped with an avocado and hot chili sauce. it melted in my mouth. For dinner I had the Scallops Barca and my husband had the swordfish special. Both of us were...More

Thank gsce
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Reasonably priced great seafood in the heart of VA beach. Crab cakes and crab dip were top notch, wine select was extensive .

Thank Altadonnaj1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great seafood, perfect setting. Im not a seafood buff myself but my family loved it. The restaurant is in an old house. Not sure how they came up with that idea but it really is perfect. Great for families and couples.

Thank angelmt79
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family and I visited Virginia Beach and found a great seafood restaurant on Trip Advisor. Tautogs looks like a little house on a street between Atlantic and Pacific, but it's like a hidden treasure. Service and staff were very friendly as we needed a...More

Thank njs0ccerdad
Reviewed 5 days ago

My young son wanted to try a new place and based on the reviews, we decided to try Tautogs. We took the advice in the reviews and were there at 5pm when they opened. Good thing we did because people started pouring in around 5:30....More

1  Thank Kathleen1230
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I but a gift certificate? What's the best way to do that?
18 April 2017|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
You can stop by the restaurant or call 757-417-8555
do you have Sr. or military discounts?? How about early birds
7 September 2016|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
Unfortunately, we do not have early bird specials or offer Military or Senior discounts.
tania g
do you take reservations?
6 April 2016|
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Response from inferno16978 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do take reservations. And I recommend making it as it gets really busy there sometimes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-422-0081
  • E-mail
Tautog's Restaurant is a casual dining establishment featuring exceptional fish and seafood entree's soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts...Served by the friendliest people in town. Sunday - Wednesday we serve dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 10 p.m., then offer a late night menu until 11:00 p.m. Thursday - Saturday we serve dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 11 p.m., then offer a late night menu until 1:00 a.m.
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