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A.W. Shuck's

) #7 of 589 Restaurants in Norfolk €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
2200 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1915
+1 757-664-9117
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (57 reviews)
“po boy” (13 reviews)
“hush puppies” (22 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2200 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1915
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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch one afternoon. The food was very good and the restaurant has a decent local beer menu. Loved the hush puppies!

Thank Vacationqueen1111
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We used to enjoy O'Sullivan'sSeafood on Colley Ave which, sadly moved. Fortunately, A. W Shuck's is not far away and has equally great seafood, which we usually takeout to enjoy at home. We've not been disappointed yet. :)

1  Thank Olaf S
Reviewed 25 July 2016

First impression may turn you off... for some. But the seafood is never a letdown. great service & short wait if any. sit at the bar and have a drink or some oysters while you wait for you dinner. Not a dress up place but...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 21 July 2016

A friend recommended AW Shucks so I threw t out to the group I had just met wen we arrived in Norfolk the day before. 7 people all left happy! Some tried fish and chips, I had their version of Atlantic Jambalya and was too...More

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing seafood and friendly service. I wish the wine and beer lists were a little bit better to top off the attentive service and desserts

Thank duncan603
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

After a recommendation from our hotel we decided to try this restaurant. My husband had the broiled seafood combination loaded with clams, mussels, oysters, crab legs, shrimp, sausage, corn on the cob, potatoes and hush puppies. It was overall done perfectly with a great taste....More

Thank Jrsygrl75
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We had just left Nauticus and we're looking for somewhere close. Found this place using Trip Advisor and so glad we did! Although it was busy they were able to seat 9 of us quickly. Our waiter was EXCELLENT and the food was delicious. From...More

Thank g0p0kes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a comfortable restaurant with nice combinations of choices. My favorite is a small salad and jumbo shrimp cocktail!

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Friends joined me for a tasty seafood lunch. We had oyster Po Boys and fish and chips. Portions were large and fried just right-- light and not greasy. The Po boys and fish and chips entrees came w one side, a large dill pickle, and...More

Thank Maizy L
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The crab soup -- lots of crab, not much flavor. The fried calamari -- we've had better, many, many times. Their vaunted mac and cheese -- bland, bland, bland. Needed some sharp cheddar (or similar -- maybe some hot sauce) to liven it up. The...More

Thank Watsson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1915
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-664-9117
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