Virginia Diner, a Wakefield restaurant famous for its peanuts, experienced flooding in its parking lot Friday afternoon after torrential rains.

The restaurant was closed Saturday for a water mitigation team to clean up and was set to reopen Sunday.

“Our parking lot flooded on Friday. We had some rainwater get in the restaurant, not much. We’re getting everything cleaned professionally and will be open Sunday morning at 6 a.m.,” said assistant manager Chris Walker.

The restaurant posted the news and photos to its Facebook page.

Virginia Diner is located at 408 County Drive North in Wakefield. Call (757) 899-3106 for more details.

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