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Captain George's Seafood Williamsburg

5363 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2061
+1 757-565-2323
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab legs” (384 reviews)
“seafood” (441 reviews)
“clams” (86 reviews)
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5363 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2061
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Full-featured restaurant with seafood buffet that included anything and everything one could desire. However, it was too much for wife and I who remember the day but appetites just aren't so large anymore. So we ordered a seafood platter with two forks. She had a...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Captain George's is a very clean, nice restaurant. The waitresses were great! They both took wonderful care of our table. The crab legs were the best crab legs I've ever eaten! Why the four stars you ask? Well, some of the foods that we all...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been here several times to eat. Normally I don't have any complaints but this trip was horrible. The top of the crab clusters were FROZEN. It was brought to the Manager's attention. He took them back to the kitchen and made sure they...More

1  Thank kashmire757
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The buffet was wonderful. Lots of things to choose from. They had any kind of seafood you could think of. Our waitress Cindy was very friendly and helpful.

Thank me1217
Reviewed 1 week ago

visited on a week night recently with family, our first visit here. the place is huge, seating up to 900 people and we were told that in season, it's not unusual for a hour or more wait to get in. all kinds of seafood, and...More

Thank tutter2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here for 20 Yrs plus with kids an family. Always been good seafood fresh They really had Dungeness crabs this time haven't seen them here for few years. Be back next year in fall

1  Thank frank l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here to celebrate ate so much food had to walk around a while after. So many things to choose from

Thank Ladytraveler54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you walk in the restaurant is large and attractively decorated. Our group of 36 had a private room but not enough space between people at the table. With the crowdedness of the people and the bowl in the middle of the table for shells...More

Thank Acey071368
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant. We stopped in Williamsburg just to go here tonight! The steamed clams were awesome! Great snow crab legs too. We have never had a bad meal here. Very nice wait staff and the manager usually is there greeting everyone.

Thank sadear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at Capt. Georges with 34 other folks. We had a private side room and the service was excellent. The fresh seafood was outstanding especially the shellfish. Oysters, and crab legs were perfect. The prepared foods were good but certainly have has better....More

Thank labrador47
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Questions & Answers
11 September 2017|
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Response from Caroline P | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry, I was out of the country and didn't see your post. Depending on your party size, reservations are a good idea, but not required.They do have soft shell crabs, I went in October and in August and they had them both... More
5 August 2017|
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Response from Guy B | Reviewed this property |
Legs, yes, all the time. Crabs, I don't recall seeing them.
5 August 2017|
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Response from Caroline P | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I didn't see your question before. During the weekdays, you don't really need to worry too much. Depending not the size of your party if on a weekend, I would be there half hour or so before they open. Smaller... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5363 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188-2061
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-565-2323
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