I cannot explain why the Surrey House is spelled like that, as it is in Surry, VA. Nevertheless, this is a great little place to sample the local seafood specialties. It is very low key (see photo) and pretty cheap. Items on the menu were crab cakes, Brunswick Stew, and the special of the day, Rockfish, among other things.. I had the crab cakes, and they were great - full of crab, not overspiced (as they seem to be elsewhere), not bready. I was able to wash this down with an excellent local brew - their own Surrey House Ale, which was a nice hoppy pale ale. Accompaniments were hush puppies, nice and light, and slaw. This place is nothing fancy, just good.
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