Dinner Menu

Fresh fish, choice steaks, and jumbo lump crab cakes are just a few of the mouthwatering dinner options that await guests at Rockafeller’s. Whether you’re entertaining clients, on a first date, or enjoying a family night-out, our relaxed atmosphere and inspired menu items are sure to impress.

    • Appetizers & Starters

    • She Crab Soup

      She Crab Soup

      11.99

      Creamy, delectable, and award winning. Cup 5.99

    • Grilled BBQ Shrimp

      Grilled BBQ Shrimp

      9.99

      Tender shrimp wrapped in applewood-smoked bacon, basted in our sweet and smoky BBQ sauce.

    • Crab Cake Appetizer

      Crab Cake Appetizer

      10.99

      Our signature jumbo lump crab cake – No fillers.

    • Hot Crab Dip

      10.99

      A cheesy, crab-filled dip, sprinkled with Old Bay Seasoning and served with house-made crostini.

    • Crab and Shrimp Hushpuppies

      Crab and Shrimp Hushpuppies

      8.99

      Southern style, and served with a low-country pimento dipping sauce.

    • Calamari

      9.99

      Lightly breaded, and fried to golden perfection. Served with our made-from-scratch calamari sauce.

    • Ahi Tuna*

      Ahi Tuna*

      12.99

      Sesame seed and house spices crusted ahi tuna, served with our signature Rockafeller’s vinaigrette and pico.

    • Oyster Sliders

      Oyster Sliders

      11.99

      Local Virginia oysters battered and fried, paired with a roasted jalapeño aioli, pickles, tobacco onions and a lime red cabbage slaw, served on a potato bun slider.

    • Fried Pickle Basket

      7.99

      Cucumber, carrots and broccoli chips pickled, battered and fried, served with homemade ranch.

    • Rockafeller’s Seafood Sampler

      16.99

      Oysters Rockafeller, Clams Casino, Jumbo Lump Crab Rounds, grilled BBQ Shrimp, and Crab and Shrimp Hushpuppies. Perfect for two.

    • Steamed Shrimp

      Steamed Shrimp

      18.99

      One pound of shrimp seasoned with Old Bay and served with our made-from-scratch cocktail sauce and drawn butter.

    • Today’s Oyster Board

      Rockafeller’s Restaurant is a proud participant in our local Lynnhaven River oyster shell recycling program. Not only are these efforts critical in cleaning up our area’s water supply, but they are helping to increase the local oyster populations… so you can continue to enjoy them.

    • Big Island Oyster (VA) 1/2 dozen

      11.99
    • Big Island Oyster (VA) dozen

      21.99
    • Today’s Fish Market

      Check our Chalkboard Specials for Today’s Catch. Available Grilled, Broiled, Fried, Cajun, Blackened, Char-crust, Lemon Pepper, or Poached Gluten-Free options are available. We serve only the finest seafood available, and a wonderful variety of fresh fish is delivered daily to our kitchen.

    • NC Flounder

      22.99
    • North Atlantic Salmon

      19.99
    • Yellowfin Tuna*

      19.99
    • Mahi-Mahi

      21.99
    • Dinner Specialties

      Selections are served with seasonal sides.

    • Grilled BBQ Shrimp and Crab Cake

      Grilled BBQ Shrimp and Crab Cake

      21.99

      Tender shrimp wrapped in applewood-smoked bacon, basted in our sweet and smoky BBQ sauce, and grilled to perfection. Served with our signature jumbo lump crab cake.

    • Char-Crust Mahi

      22.99

      Served over house rice, topped with zesty tomatillo salsa and a dollop of jalapeño crema.

    • Rockafeller’s Trio

      Rockafeller’s Trio

      24.99

      Our signature jumbo lump crab cake, scallops, and shrimp, dusted with our house spice blend and broiled in drawn butter.

    • Green Goddess Salmon

      Green Goddess Salmon

      22.99

      Thick, Cajun-style salmon steak topped with a house-made green goddess sauce. Served with roasted rosemary potatoes.

    • New York Strip

      24.99

      Certified Hereford Choice boneless, hand-cut strip, lightly seasoned and grilled to order.

       

      Rockafeller Style - topped with jumbo lump crabmeat and hollandaise   plus 10.99

    • Mr. B’s Famous Baby Back Ribs

      Mr. B’s Famous Baby Back Ribs

      19.99

      Local landmark Frankie’s Place for Ribs Original Recipe. With French fries, corn and coleslaw.

    • Crab Norfolk

      Crab Norfolk

      23.99

      Jumbo lump crabmeat, dusted with our house spice blend, and broiled in drawn butter.

    • Pasta Pescatore

      19.99

      Linguine, crab and shrimp tossed with fresh-diced tomatoes, scallions, mushrooms, and Alfredo sauce. (Marinara available)

    • Crab Cakes with Tarragon Relish

      Crab Cakes with Tarragon Relish

      22.99

      Two of our signature jumbo lump crab cakes served on a bed of house rice, topped with a tarragon corn relish, fresh basil cream and lemon-habanero tartar sauce.

    • Ultimate Seafood Platter

      Ultimate Seafood Platter

      32.99

      Our signature jumbo lump crab cake, local shrimp, hushpuppies, and the fresh catch of the day – fried until golden brown.

    • Lemon Pepper Chicken

      15.99

      Lemon pepper marinated grilled chicken served with ancient grains, steamed edamame succotash and our garlic-oregano infused, white wine butter sauce, garnished with a caramelized lemon slice.

    • Fried Shrimp

      18.99

      Lightly seasoned and fried to a crispy golden brown.

    • The Big Fried Fish

      The Big Fried Fish

      22.99

      Local NC Fried Flounder served over our house rice, garnished with a red onion & tomato salsa.

    • Stuffed Shrimp with Crab

      21.99

      Lightly fried tempura shrimp stuffed with Rockafeller’s signature jumbo lump crab cake.

    • Salads

      Dressing Choices: Creamy Italian, Blue Cheese, Ranch, Thousand Island, and Balsamic Vinaigrette (GF)

    • Rock’s Signature Salad

      Rock’s Signature Salad

      9.99

      Spring mix and micro cilantro leaves tossed with our signature Rockafeller’s vinaigrette, topped with sliced baby radishes, cucumbers, grape tomatoes, roasted pistachios, jalapeño chips and house-made farmer’s cheese.

    • House Garden Salad

      6.99

      Fresh mixed green garden salad with your choice of homemade dressing. Small 4.99

       

      Add Chilled Shrimp plus 6.99
      Add Grilled Tuna* plus 8.99
      Add Chargrilled Chicken plus 4.99

    • Homemade Caesar Salad*

      Homemade Caesar Salad*

      6.99

      Our acclaimed classic Caesar: Parmesan cheese, homemade croutons, and made-from-scratch Caesar dressing. Small 4.99

       

      Add Chilled Shrimp plus 6.99
      Add Grilled Tuna* plus 8.99
      Add Chargrilled Chicken plus 4.99

    • Kid’s Menu

      Ages 10 and under, please!

    • Half Rack of Ribs & Fries

      9.99

      GF (without fries)

    • Shrimp Basket & Fries

      6.99
    • Chicken Fingers & Fries

      6.99
    • Pasta with Marinara Sauce

      4.99
    • Veggie Tray with homemade ranch

      3.99
    • Additional Sides

    • Southern Style Hushpuppies

      3.99
    • Homemade Mac n’ Cheese

      5.99
    • House Chips

      2.99
    • Ancient Grains with Kale

      3.99
    • Edamame Succotash

      1.99
    • Beverages

    • Rockafeller’s Homemade Blueberry Soda

      4.95

      A healthful alternative to regular soda - made with real blueberries & honey, served over ice and topped with fresh blueberries!

    • Tazo Herbal Teas

      3.00
    • Perrier

      3.00
    • Freshly Brewed Coffee or Iced Tea

      2.25
    • Soft Drinks (Free Refills)

      2.75