this bakers dozen is far from awful and we will doem naked, bbq, mild asian zing, hot, to the down right evil 13th level of hell. they come with fresh celery sticks and your choice of bleu cheese or our homemade ranch.
a locals favorite ....we take a heaping portion of our fresh cut fries and top them with a blend of monterey jack and cheddar cheese, and finish with bacon and chives, and yes, you have died and gone to heaven.
mexico, her we come! ...... a flour tortilla stuffed with a blend of monterey jack, cheddar cheese. and finished with salsa, sour cream, and jalapenos.
lets get messy. tortilla chips covered with our homemade chili, cheddar cheese, lettuce, salsa, sour cream, and jalapenos.c
this is an awfuls original recipe. freshly shucked oysters packed with our own twist on the classic served on the half shell broiled to perfection.
yes its squid! we fresh cut our calamari daily. its lightly breaded and flash fried to perfection and served with your choice of marinara sauce or our house made volcano sauce.
Blackened Tuna Bites
we take fresh sashimi grade tuna and sear it in our special seasoning blend; best served med-rare, but well cook it to death upon request. ask your server about the super top secret pepper seared option.
yup, its on the menu its your classic deep fried mozzarella sticks served with marinara, or if your cool, you can dip them in our homemade ranch dressing but we like em' with just mustard.
for the kid in all of us! southern style fried golden brown and served with our homemade ranch, honey mustard or bbq sauce.
Soup And Salad
* Consuming Raw Or Under Cooked Meats, Seafood Or Shellfish May Increase Your Risk Of Food Borne Illness.
Awfuls Crab Bisque
a locals favorite topped with lump crab meat! dont even think about leaving town without trying this one.
rich, hearty and homemade awful arthur's style.
smaller version of house salad
bigger version of house salad
fresh hearts of romaine lettuce tossed in our own special caesar dressing with garlic croutons and fresh grated parmesan cheese.
Awfuls Wedge Salad
fresh wedge of iceberg lettuce, diced tomatoes, blue cheese crumbles, and bacon glorious bacon, topped off with our homemade chipotle ranch.
Dinners Served With Two Sides. Add A Side Salad For $1.00 More.
Awful Fish Of The Day
we are running whatever is in season and doing it blackened, grilled, broiled, pan seared, or fried.
Seafood Platter Broiled
your choice of the fresh catch with a delightful array of fresh shrimp and scallops broiled to perfection. a lump crab cake and awfuls own broiled oysters.
Seafood Platter Fried
we start with our own secret spiced flour concoction, lightly dredge your choice of our fresh catch, delectable shrimp, scallops, and fresh shucked oysters. we then take one of our nearly famous crab cakes and lightly fry the lot of them till golden brown and delicious.
Fish N' Chips
strait from the english pubs across the pond. ...we hand cut fresh cod and dip them in an old time english beer batter recipe, then fry it till golden brown, and lets not forget they come with our freshly cut chips. (fries for us over in the states.)
fresh scallops seasoned and lightly breaded then fried until golden brown. you dont want fried? we also have a great broiled option as well.
jumbo shrimp lightly breaded in awfuls spiced flour concoction and then fried till golden brown. we also have a broiled option. we take jumbo shrimp seasoned with our secret blend of spices and broil them in a light coat of butter.
Fried Oyster Platter
we take fresh select oysters, lightly season them, and dust them with a corn flour breading. then fry them to perfection. did we hear you think broiled? i think we did! how about awfuls own broiled oysters.
Nearly Famous Crab Cakes
help us make em famous please, i mean people should know about these! ....hand picked lump crab meat combined with our secret recipe and prepared either fried, broiled, or pan seared.
Choice Of Chips, Spuds(fries), Potato Salad Or Coleslaw.
Substitute Onion Rings $1.00.
Fresh Catch Of The Day
we are running whatever is in season and doing it grilled, blackened, pan seared or fried.
The Awful Dip
a dunkers delight a healthy portion of premium fresh sliced roast beef and swiss cheese, oven baked and served with a cup of au jus. see the french are good for food.
thank you cows! a 12 pound fresh hand pattied angus burger, seasoned to perfection, and grilled to your liking on a kaiser bun & placed atop a sesame seed bun.
add cheese or bacon
The Nearly Famous Crab Cake Sandwich
hand picked crab meat combined with our own special recipe. prepared grilled, blackened, broiled or fried.
Awful Fish Tacos
we know the name makes them sound delicious, but would we steer you wrong. we take fresh cod in a light beer batter then get all authentic on you with fresh cabbage, pico de gallo and white sauce all the way down to the double corn tortilla.
The Awful Club
"long live the classic sammy! ham, turkey, cheese, and bacon pilled high served on your choice of white or whole wheat bread.
Fried Oyster Po' Boy
fresh oysters breaded in a recipe we stole from down in the bayou, and we barely made it out alive. evidently they take it pretty serious. we are serving this thing with tabasco mayo, shredded lettuce and fresh tomatoes.
Not Another Chicken Sandwich
you can have this bird grilled, blackened, or fried. you make the call. its then topped off with swiss, bacon, lettuce, and tomato.
Oysters (southern) - On The Half Shell Or Steamed
Bucket (steamed Only)$16.99
Oysters (northern) - On The Half Shell Or Steamed
Bucket (steamed Only)$18.99
Clams - On The Half Shell Or Steamed
Bucket (steamed Only)$16.99
Steamed Spiced Shrimp
Steamed New Zealand Mussels
Bucket (steamed Only)$15.99
Steamed Combo Sampler - No Substitutions
oysters - shrimp clams - mussels - crab legs crawfish
Awful Arthur's has been in Virginia Beach for over 25 years. This family owned business strives to bring you the best in atmosphere and great food, all at a reasonable price. Family owned and family oriented. Whether you are out looking for a good time or just looking for a place to bring the entire family, we assure you that we will cater to all your dining needs.