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King of the Sea Restaurant

2612 Atlantic Ave, corner of 27th St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
+1 757-428-7983
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  • Excellent2%
  • Very good12%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible55%
4 weeks ago
“disappointing buffet”
10 Aug 2017
“Seafood buffet”
All hours
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
2612 Atlantic Ave, corner of 27th St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Buffet was overpriced for the food that was on it and just bad, dried out and nasty. The fish was inedible to the point we asked the waiter to take it back. Instead of apologizing for serving inedible food the owner was downright rude!

Thank towtweety
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The seafood buffet is not really worth the $26 price tag they put on it. The crab (dungeness) clusters yield very little meat and are just not that good. the fried clams are small, more crumbs than anything and not hot at all. baked tilapia...More

Thank shrewdgrud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son called ahead and was told they had crab legs on the buffet. We assumed for that price that it was king crab legs but it was crab dungee. I think...they had a lot of great options like soups, salads, baked chicken, ribs, fish...More

1  Thank U M
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This place is awful. The crab legs are short and hairy (different kind of crab). The fish is dried out and overcooked. Our waitress was new, and we didnt see her for most of the meal. The one shining star, the guy waiter at the...More

Thank Bwplcm
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This restaurant is one of the few remaining restaurants that is good, not great but very good. The buffet is worth the money if you enjoy seafood. It is not huge but it provides many favorites including crab legs. Service is very good.

Thank Anita G
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A along the Main Street of the center of the beach area there is a restaurant called king of the sea and I felt like some good seafood I went in requested to sit at the bar of which I did had a cocktail and...More

Thank MICHAELHWrightsville
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Don't waste your time and especially Money here!!! We decided to eat here because there wasn't a 45 min wait.....Now we know Why!!! We thought the server, Josh screwed us over, yet when I called to confirm and complain to management, they backed him up!...More

Thank dlynntutt
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This place is way to pricey for the quality of food. Wanted seafood and this place wasn't overly crowded during the July 4th week. We now know why! Nearly everything we tried from the buffet was just blah. Got the crab legs and they were...More

1  Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This place was awful. The buffet was horrible, prepackaged not fresh food. $25 per person over 10, $15 person under 10. They have an absolutely no sharing rule, which apperently included my 1 year old which wasn't even going to eat from the buffet, she...More

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It was our first night in Virginia Beach and we saw an add in a tourist brochure for this restaurant-- It stated that you could get two dinners-- either lobster tails or ribsteak for $34.99. We got one of each and the portions and food...More

2  Thank fussylady18
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2612 Atlantic Ave, corner of 27th St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-428-7983
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