Christiana Campbells Tavern: "Colonial Seafood as George Washinton liked it" Williamsburg Restaurant Tip by KennyB

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  Christiana Campbells Tavern
by KennyB
 
 

This historic tavern, George Washington?s personal favorite, offers such seafood specialties as: Sherried Crab Stew, Skillet-seared Salmon, Crab Cakes, Seafood Muddle (a dish of fresh seafood, seasoned broth and Saffron Vegetable Pilau), as well as Gloucester Chicken, and Gridironed Delmonico Steak. The entrees are complemented by long-time tavern favorites: Campbell?s Cabbage Slaw, Spoon Bread and Sweet Potato Muffins.

Favorite Dish: The service was relatively quick and the food was great. Be prepared to stay at least one to one and a half hours enjoying the restaurant. I really enjoyed the crab cakes and Christiana's entrance into the dining room. It felt that George Washington was eating next to me.

NOTE: Reservations are a must for all restaurants in Colonial Williamsburg. Make reservations well in advance.

Reservations for Colonial Williamsburg restaurants may be made at the Visitor Center Dining & Lodging Reservations Desk, by calling 1-800-TAVERNS or (757) 229-2141.

Address: Colonial Williams - Waller Street near the Capitol
Price Comparison: more expensive than average
Directions: Casual attire. On Waller Street near the Capitol
Phone: 1-800-TAVERNS
Price: US$31-40
Rating: 5
Theme: American
Website: http://www.colonialwilliamsburg.com/visit/diningExperience/christianaCampbells/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 18, 2005
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