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Blue Marlin Seafood Market & Deli

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2223 Bedford Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24503-2713
+1 434-846-1600
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Chatham, New Jersey
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I love to get take out seafood salads here. The shrimp salad is especially good. They also do wonderful green and side salads. last time we went they had a great quinoa and artichoke salad. These change ofter and run out daily. The fish is fresh and wonderful, which is amazing considering the location! The service can be very slow... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Excellent seafood to buy and take home to cook. You can dine there early or go to their other restaurant, Dahlia which is outstanding!!! Love the Blue Marlin. You will pay premium prices for the fresh fish but you will get premium fish!

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Abingdon, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

A must when traveling through Lynchburg, VA. Fresh, and I mean fresh seafood, to choose from. Lunch was cooked perfectly. They keep a wide variety of what's in season from all over by making the right contacts. The have lump and I mean lump crab meat that makes the best crab cakes I've enjoyed in a long time. My guest,... More 

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Thank lrfoster160
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117 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

This has always been a go to lunch place. Today my wife and I hit it up for a lunch date. We walked in and sat down in an empty booth the guy manning the fish counter ask what do you want - like we were a problem. I said we were there for lunch, he then replied yeah -... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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88 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

I have been to Blue Marlin several times; however, it has been over a year since my last visit. On my most recent visit, i was surprised at the changes. We always get the Oyster Po' Boys, which consisted of almost a dozen oysters on a hoagie roll. On our most recent visit, everything has changed. First the Oyster Po'... More 

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2 Thank Robert S
Lynchburg, Virginia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

We called 2 orders in for pickup, it was a total of 4 catfish po boy sandwiches and a small order of shrimp. When we picked the food up and returned home, to our disappointment only one of the plates were correct along with the shrimp, but the other 3 plates weren't catfish po boys, but were shrimp po boys.... More 

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Media, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

I drove through some seedy areas to get to the place after seeing good reviews online. They only serve take out for lunch so I walked into a seafood store and the only way to get a meal was to go to the restaurant next door which was crowded and not the type of place I was looking for.

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Atlanta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

Called to make reservations for a birthday party because the guest of honor wanted seafood and none of the 16 people in my party was familiar with Lynchburg seafood restaurants. The Blue Marlin had excellent reviews. From the outside it looked outdated and slightly run down. Staying optimistic we went ahead inside and was seated. The room where we were... More 

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Suffolk, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2013

Need GPS for out of towners. You may pass through some shady areas, but fear not because this place is OK. The crowd is local, friendly, and noisey that just adds to the atmosphere. A fish market is located adjacent to the pub. We got there on Sat at 8PM and were seated immediately. We heard music coming from the... More 

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Salem, Virginia
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179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013 via mobile

I went here for lunch with a party of five and we all opted for fish sandwiches. Two swordfish, one blackened and one grilled. Two tuna, both grilled. One grilled haddock. Everyone thought that it was the best fresh fish sandwich they ever had! Just a hole in the wall but they can fix a great fish sandwich.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 Bedford Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24503-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-846-1600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?