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Sandpiper Restaurant

850 Rappahannock Dr, White Stone, VA 22578-2673
+1 804-435-6176
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (18 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
Seafood, Steakhouse
€€ - €€€
850 Rappahannock Dr, White Stone, VA 22578-2673
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Upon entering, the host explained the specials for the evening, then seated us. A minute or two later, he comes over and asks if we have any questions. My wife had one and he plopped down in the spare seat and proceed to answer her...More

Thank joemontana16
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A nice enough place, service was fast and friendly. The wife had shrimp and I oysters, both were fresh and well prepared. I definitely would dine there again.

Thank Walter C
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We ate recently in the Sandpiper Restaurant. It was a delightful, friendly place. Our hosts, natives of the area, told us that would be a good place for crab cakes...were they ever right. The crab cakes were rich and flavorful with no need for fillers.

Thank Harry D
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Great food, drinks pleasant staff,they even prepare special requests which made for a very enjoyable evening.

Thank Brigette G
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I was impressed when they turned the music off at the bar. This place is so in tune with their customers, and employees, it's scary. The food is about what you would expect in a rural area, but I have to say, I have had...More

Thank Searchingfordecency
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

While the atmosphere is not impressive, the food is simply delicious and very impressive. I love that they will modify the menu so you can get what you want like half fried oysters & half shrimp.The oysters are juicy, plump, & crisp with a mild...More

Thank zootytravels
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a very small local restaurant with a good menu. The food was OK. I was surprised they did not have any of the local wines on the menu. They are located in a great wine area with 3 wineries right up the road...More

Thank Joann R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Four of us stopped here tonight. Took 2 hours to eat. While the food was very good we thought it expensive. 1 crabcake $25. Crabcake n 4 shrimp $32, as was the stuffed crab. The sheephead was $28.

Thank Skip R
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Delightful find in beautiful White Stone VA! Great bar, food excellent and even had Sugar Toad special!

Thank 379stuarta
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Cozy and friendly, locals as well as visitors. Nice selection of seafood entrees and three specials the night we visited. Decent wine selection, too. Excellent waiter, I believe he was the owners son. We were very pleased as we wanted several changes to some of...More

Thank jkermit1948
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11 December 2016|
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Response from summergal2015 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall a specific "gluten free" menu, but much of the food there is simply prepared, so I don't think having a gluten-free dinner there would too difficult. I would cal ahead to make sure though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$39
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 Rappahannock Dr, White Stone, VA 22578-2673
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  White Stone
  • Phone Number: +1 804-435-6176
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Established in 1982, the Sandpiper Restaurant's success is born of loyal customers, dedicated staff, and the finest quality of steaks and seafood with our own homemade flair. We strive to serve fine spirits and wholesome meals within a pleasant, comfortable atmosphere.
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