Commodore’s Waterfront Restaurant

Commodore’s is a fun, informal waterfront café serving lunch seasonally.

Located creekside at the pool, overlooking the Tides Inn’s sandy beach. Commodore’s features specialty signature cocktails along with delicious burgers and smoothies, and is known for its casual light menu. Open seasonally from Memorial Day to Labor Day. plus “bonus” days in September depending upon weather (call for availability). During season, Commodore’s waterfront restaurant serves lunch from 11 am – 5 pm and provides cocktail service until 7 pm. Below is a selection of menu items and signature drinks.

For dining reservations, please contact us at 804.438.4489 or

Signature Drinks

Refreshing Smoothies – Seriously Strawberry, Bonkers for Bananas 8

Lancaster Lemonade – Tides Inn Signature Drink  – Chilled Vodka, Limoncello, Northern Neck Ginger Ale and Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice. Garnished with Fresh Herbs. 11

Rum Punch – Commodore’s own mix of exotic juices and rum. 10

Margarita – Frozen or on the rocks, this poolside favorite features tequila, lime and triple sec. 10

Dark & Stormy – Ginger beer and Goslings Rum. Delicious! 10

Plus: Wines by the Glass 9 – Imported Beers 6 – Domestic Beers 5


Roasted Red Pepper Hummus – Carrot and Celery Sticks with Baguette Chips and Lavosh Crackers 9.25

Quiche Lorraine – Classic Quiche with Swiss, Cheddar, Onions and Bacon served with marinated Fresh Local Asparagus 12.75

Caesar Salad – House Made Dressing with Shaved Parmesan 10.75
– With Grilled Chicken* 14
– With Fried Oysters* 15

Chicken Fingers – Served with Crispy Fries and Honey Mustard Sauce 9.50

Club Burger – Char-Broiled Angus Beef, Fries and a Choice of Cheese 14

Crab Cake Sandwich – Fresh Jumbo Lump Crab Cake on Toasted Brioche Bun with Fries 15.75

Chicken Salad BLT Wrap – Mango Chutney Chicken Salad, Apple Wood Smoked Bacon, House Made Apple Butter, Fresh Fruit 12.75

Roasted Portabella Sandwich – Roasted Portabella Mushrooms, Fontina Cheese, Herb Focaccia, Pesto Mayonnaise and Fresh Fruit 12.50