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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
“On the water - Historic Downtown Onancock. Great casual place to drink a beer on the outside deck and enjoy seafood, crab cakes, salads and more. They often have live entertainment on the weekends. My personal favorites are The Mallard Salad, The Clerk sandwich and the crab cake.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“Best Burger & Beer - they frequently have live acoustic music on the patio. Its Onancocks version of "Cheers." Irish Pub. Located in downtown Onancock. Casual ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Good eating in a relaxed atmosphere, including local seafood dishes when in season.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Doughnut Shop -You cant visit Onancock without stopping in at the local bakery. Fresh baked doughnuts,: glazed, cinnamon twists, eclairs, and creme puffs are the crowd pleasers.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cinema
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Great variety of shows mainly on the weekends and some Thursday nights, some Sunday matinees.”
  • 1 local recommends
Store
“Local Artists at their best - First Friday night strolls from 5-8pm first friday every month.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Travel Agency
  • 1 local recommends
Premise
“Historic Federal-style home dating to 1799. Step back in time to colonial America - museum, library and archaeology lab.”
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Best Breakfast/Brunch/Lunch Located in downtown Onancock. You can travel by boat to Onancock Wharf and walk up the street to Janets. Its about 10 min away by car. Family friendly”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
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  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Best Pizza - Take out or Dine In. Sorry no delivery Double check the hours of operation before you go because they can be inconsistent. They also have other good Italian food and salad options”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“In the sweetest little town ever, a true colonial era home that is the headquarters of the Eastern Shore VA Historical Society and museum. A must see!”
  • 1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“Danny is a local visionary folk art artist who has an amazing art gallery in downtown Onancock. Well worth a visit to chat with Danny and explore his fabulous works of art.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“On the water - Historic Downtown Onancock. Great casual place to drink a beer on the outside deck and enjoy seafood, crab cakes, salads and more. They often have live entertainment on the weekends. My personal favorites are The Mallard Salad, The Clerk sandwich and the crab cake.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Irish Pub
“Best Burger & Beer - they frequently have live acoustic music on the patio. Its Onancocks version of "Cheers." Irish Pub. Located in downtown Onancock. Casual ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Good eating in a relaxed atmosphere, including local seafood dishes when in season.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best Breakfast/Brunch/Lunch Located in downtown Onancock. You can travel by boat to Onancock Wharf and walk up the street to Janets. Its about 10 min away by car. Family friendly”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Best Pizza - Take out or Dine In. Sorry no delivery Double check the hours of operation before you go because they can be inconsistent. They also have other good Italian food and salad options”
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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