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Tautogs Restaurant

205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
+1 757-422-0081
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab nachos” (74 reviews)
“seafood” (178 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came across this lil gem after checking out their sister restaurant. It was after 10pm and a Thursday night; we knew it could take alil to find some where that was serving food. The sister restaurant, DOC Taylor's, was recommended by a local due to...More

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Tautogs, Public Relations Manager at Tautogs Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here after our bad experience with a "seafood restaurant" by the boardwalk and we only have good things to say about this joint. Understandably we're still hungry for seafood and ordered tuna, salmon salad and catfish sandwich. We were so pleased with our meal...More

Thank wandermom2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Chris was a fantastic waiter! Food was awesome! Tilapia auGratin was unbelievable. Great prices for being near the beach!

Thank KenW15642
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a happy, cozy place. The cottage appears cozy but has plenty of seating. Food was excellent. We all had seafood, from mahi mahi to salmon. The nachos are a great start. Paul is an excellent server, experienced and knowledgeable. THere is assistance with parking...More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 6 days ago

The atmosphere and food are wonderful! We had a large group with several kids. We received excellent service, enjoyed our food, and enjoyed the friendly, laid-back atmosphere.

Thank jennifercL2069XY
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the "idea" of Tautogs restaurant. The old Winston Cottage is adorable, the atmosphere is great and the service was good. The food was good. Not great or wonderful, but very average and the portions were pretty small. Ratio of grits vs shrimp in...More

Thank southerngal61
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was highly recommended to us by locals. We went early because it is not a large place and it fills quickly. Honestly, this was the most beautifully prepared fish that I have had in a very long time. My husband had the blackened tuna...More

Thank Annie_in_the_burg
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is a house that was converted into a restaurant. It still has the front porch and patio that you can dine on (it is screened in) and is adorable. We sat on the patio and had a fantastic waiter, the food was great...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to Tautogs EVERY YEAR at least once while we are on vacation at Virginia Beach. You MUST try the Crab Nachos! We love that the restaurant is on a side street just off Atlantic Ave, so after dinner we can go walk on...More

Thank mvOCDiva
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw this restaurant on trip advisor. It was a block away from or hotel. What a find! The food was great the service was great. The kids hate seafood and they wanted to go back to this restaurant a second tine which we did....More

Thank Thomas1755
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Questions & Answers
29 June 2017|
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Response from gsce | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer and I don't know. I suggest you call the restaurant.
17 April 2017|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
You can stop by the restaurant or call 757-417-8555
6 September 2016|
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Response from Tautogs | Property representative |
Unfortunately, we do not have early bird specials or offer Military or Senior discounts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 23rd St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3205
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-422-0081
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Tautog's Restaurant is a casual dining establishment featuring exceptional fish and seafood entree's soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts...Served by the friendliest people in town. Sunday - Wednesday we serve dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 10 p.m., then offer a late night menu until 11:00 p.m. Thursday - Saturday we serve dinner from 5:00 p.m. until 11 p.m., then offer a late night menu until 1:00 a.m.
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