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Tautogs Restaurant

205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
+1 757-422-0081
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • 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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Reviews (1,471)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited here our first night on vacation and it was excellent! The crab legs, mahi-mahi, and potatoes were sooo good. We had a wonderful waiter and it didn't take long to be seated even though it was pretty full. The only...More

Thank bethnyp1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was the BEST restaurant we have been to in a long time. The service was top-notch. All employees were extremely attentive, removing dirty dishes, napkins, refilling water, efficient and pleasant. The restaurant setting is in an old house converted to a restaurant. We had...More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food prices were comparable to other places around, service was exceptionally good! We came with our 11 month old that always seems to make a mess, our server was polite and interacted with him throughout the meal. Recommend dining early to avoid a wait, they...More

Thank Snearl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our now annual tradition. Met the chef who happens to be the son in law of a colleague and a very nice fellow. Out waiter has been his friend for decades. The food didn't let us down. Same apps as last year (she-crab and oysters...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We met friends for dinner at Tautogs and were so pleased we chose this place for dinner. The staff was friendly, efficient and professional. We were warmly welcome on our arrival. Our server, Jessie, was extremely pleasant and helped us with our selections. The food...More

Thank CreekCritter
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a Virginia Beach favorite that you need to try if you haven't. The meal was incredible. I ordered the Mahi Mahi and my wife had the Blackened Yellowfin Tuna. Service was awesome, as was the atmosphere. We ate on the front porch and...More

Thank BobWDE
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here many times. Its hidden just off of the Oceanfront. Great food. I have seen it fill up right after opening for dinner.

Thank DaveNewportNews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great local cottage restaurant, wonderful porches, active toddler kept entertained all through dinner with fun atmosphere Check out Blackboards for the specials

Thank Dianne4908
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is really an unusual spot.. old beach cottage which is now a restaurant. It's crowded but if you don't mind waiting...great fish with a fun vibe. We had a good time here despite the wait .it felt very authentic to me... prices are really...More

Thank CasaBallena
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice menu, plenty to choose from. I love fish so I ordered one of the fish specials. Presentation was just beautiful. I was pleased with everything. If you like seafood, Cozy atmosphere, great food, and pleasant staff. I recommend you go when they open because...More

Thank 75Moose
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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.