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11900 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
+1 804-733-6619
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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11900 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

My wife and I got carry out BBQ, Buns, & Sauce, Coleslaw, Green Beans, and Corn from Nanny's because my wife had not been feeling well and was recovering from the flu. The BBQ was absolutely fantastic and just made my wife's day. She was...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Nanny's is a bit crowded, but the food and service is great. If you like good old fashioned home cooking, you will love Nanny's. The price is right, too! I once accompanied a "seniors" group there and was able to pay for meals for ten...More

1  Thank emilydecarloblessed
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Food was really good...especially the roast beef. But service was not really that great. At best it was sufficient but nothing to boast about. And price was a little too much for me. I didnt know how much it was until we were seated and...More

Thank Randall P
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This was a favorite eatery of one of my former co-workers so he requested to have the luncheon there. It was a great choice always fresh and excellent Southern cuisine.

1  Thank petehunt
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Nanny's restaurant has been in business over 20 years owned by the same family. They serve good southern food featuring their special fish. Reasonably priced with good service it's one of my favorites. I always take our children who is visiting there as well as...More

2  Thank hvt1936
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I entered this establishment at 8:45, hoping to get a fresh sandwich or some other quick, fresh meal to take back to my hotel room. No such luck. The kitchen was closed. I could have loaded a plate from the "buffet," but what was left...More

Thank amherst_reader
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Nanny's kitchen for dinner as we were escaping from Hurricane Irma back home in FL.The food was delicious and the staff was very friendly. What awed us the most was the fact that they refused to take a penny when they knows...More

2  Thank Lamees B
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were in town for a night on our way to SC. I found Nanny's based on the great reviews. Well the reviews are spot on. We were greeted by the nicest people and seated right away (we were early luckily, it gets crowded!). This...More

1  Thank Slam2u2
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Was a very affordable buffet with southern style chicken, ribs, sausage, etc. Quality of food was very good and was easy to get seating for our large group. Staff also demonstrated great southern hospitality.

1  Thank Jeffrey J
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

(Conversation between my husband and Me while in Virginia) Me: John, what do you want for lunch? John: Something light and a cup of good coffee. Me: Okay, there's a southern diner that does buffet down the road, you want that? John: I don't really...More

1  Thank Sigmababy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11900 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-733-6619
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