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Lighthouse Restaurant

) #37 of 90 Restaurants in Petersburg ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
11976 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
+1 804-733-0811
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good26%
  • Average35%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (24 reviews)
“flounder” (9 reviews)
“clam strips” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
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11976 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
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1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here three nights in a row as it was convenient to my hotel across the street. I enjoyed the food, the Legends beer and the friendly staff. Of the three meals I ate, the Chicken Parmigiana was my favorite. This is a mom...More

Thank catamount80
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Pleasantly surprised by a friendly greeting and promptness of the Server to take my order, a charming, pre-med student at VCU in Richmond who thought I over-tipped her.

Thank Flash680
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the restaurant for dinner about a week ago. We ordered the built your own platter with 2 choices, comes with hush puppies and 2 sides. I got fried trout with clam strips, corn on the cob, and sweet potato fries. Pretty good, but...More

Thank Limaries
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Hampton Inn across the street form the Lighthouse. Decided to wander over and see how it was. I did not sit in the restaurant to eat, but opted to sit in the bar instead. There were a few locals in the bar...More

Thank jamiee618
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Service was fair. A town friendly restaurant. Prices were moderate.. Waitress put bill on table and could not wait for us to sign the credit card slip so she could pick it up. Very rude

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We were very pleased with our meal. Fish & Shrimp. Very family like staff. Excellent service. Campy atmosphere.

Thank wfm721
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Should have guessed with no one at a Saturday lunch rush. Rude waitress to us and the other table that was there by yelling, throwing dishes of food at us and never checking on us. We actually had to go to the kitchen to get...More

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 14 January 2017

A Snow storm forced us to stop in this little town but have no regrets! Had one of the best fried fish dinner ever just walking distance from hotel!! Great Service too!

Thank Camuyana56
Reviewed 1 January 2017

After a very long drive, I didn't want to get back in the car, and saw in Trip Advisor that the Lighthouse was a short walk away. Noticed on the outdoor sign "Po Boy 7.99". Asked the young man at the register if they did...More

Thank Hawk1951
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This restaurant is an unpretentious one located in Petersburg, VA. We stopped here for a quick bite on our way home and were not disappointed. We were headed to another highly rated restaurant which happened to be closed so I was a bit apprehensive at...More

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17 March 2017|
Response from ITRT | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do serve alcohol and beer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11976 S Crater Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805-7435
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 804-733-0811
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