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Sting-Ray's Restaurant

26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
+1 757-331-1541
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“cornbread” (32 reviews)
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“country ham” (5 reviews)
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26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We'd passed Sting-Ray's many times on the way to and from destinations. Last Saturday evening, we decided it was time to stop. The saying "eat where the locals eat" is very true about Sting-Ray's. It's not the fanciest place, but is truly a gem worth...More

Thank bobbycat2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying across the highway, we walked here for breakfast each day, and had dinner one evening. We like the ordering process (order at the counter, food brought to your table), the quick service, the food and the atmosphere - casual roadside eatery. Being off season,...More

Thank Birdguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is a dive but the food was really good! Very surprised actually. About the only place to eat after hiking at the eastern shore nature reserve. Had crab cakes and shrimp and scallops. All broiled to perfection. Was expecting everything to be fried....More

Thank Donna F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us at the place we were staying at by several people. We stopped in and got some local steamed shrimp to go. While waiting for our shrimp we took a look around. Ended up getting a bottle of their Habanero...More

Thank Monzsterman
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We keep stopping in here every chance we get. Tonight we got here just before closing. I had a simple chicken salad sandwich, and a cup of eastern shore chowder. Huge chunks of chicken. Awesome. My wife had okra, bean soup, and their terrific cornbread....More

Thank JDHoulihan
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Ran here for take out tonight around 8:15. Crab soup was great but no crackers....fried crab cake sandwich was good. We bought some candy at the front check out. Not one staff member said thank you, which was strange. Food was very quick.

Thank techgmu
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Surprising gourmet delight! Stopped for breakfast. Good location. Clean. Plenty of parking. Good staff. Quick service. Well used by the locals. You order at a counter & your food is brought to you. Menus are available both in print & on overhead signboards. Had a...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here for breakfast two times during our vacation. Slightly more than fast food prices, but better food and selection. Some dishes come with it is a waste as no one in the family eats them. Basic food, average service. No complaints scrapple was...More

Thank michellemM3971OX
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast before fishing at CBBT. It was good, but not out of the ordinary or inexpensive. Just good grub that was convenient. I wouldn't go out of my way to eat here, but if on the road... it is there.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We were riding around and the sign said fresh seafood. We stopped and lo and behold there is a restaurant at the back of gas station. Our food was good. I ended up getting a cheesecake sandwich it was very good. My daughter had a...More

Thank kaynel
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Response from Marion R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do sell wine with a good selection of Virginia wines.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26507 Lankford Hwy, Cape Charles, VA 23310-5603
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Cape Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 757-331-1541
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