Dining Guide


$—average entree less than $10
$$—average entree $10-$20
$$$—average entree over $20


Andrea’s Italian Restaurant L, D daily. 940 Cedar Road, Suite 102. 482-3272

The Angry Chef Indoor/outdoor café seating. Sandwiches, salads, quesadillas, pasta, more. L Mon. L, D Tues.-Sat. 1412 Greenbrier Pkwy. Suite 104. 963-7534 $-$$

Amory’s Seafood Restaurant Raw bar lounge; steak; veal, poultry. L Sun.-Fri. D daily. 2449 Old Taylor Rd. 488-9488 $$

Atlas Grille & Bar Regional home cooking Chicago-style diner atmosphere. L Mon.-Sat. D daily. 1432 Greenbrier Pkwy. 420-6222 $$

Bagelworks 18 varieties of bagels, bagel sandwiches. Open daily. 109 Volvo Pkwy. 436-2791

Chevy’s Salads, steaks, seafood. Nightly specials dancing, patio bar. Greenbrier Pkwy. at Military Hwy. 420-9191.

City Deli Sandwiches, burgers, breakfast. B Mon.-Sat., L Mon-Fri. 450 S. Battlefield Blvd. 482-5554 $

Court House Cafe Prime rib, sandwiches, seafood. L, D Mon.-Sat. 350 S. Battlefield Blvd. 482-7077 $

Cuginis Pizza and Pasta New York-style pizza and pasta. L, D daily. 1729 Parkview Dr. 366-9696 $$

Daikichi Sushi Authentic preparation, Tatami room. L Mon-Fri. D Mon.-Sat. 1400 N. Battlefield Blvd. 549-0200 $$

El Loro Authentic Mexican food. L, D daily. 801 Volvo Pkwy., 436-3415 $

Famous Uncle Al’s Award-winning restaurant. Across from Greenbrier Mall. 424-5705 $

The Fossil Rock Inn American bistro-style fare, full service bar. D Tues.-Sat. Shopping Center, intersection of Mt. Pleasant Rd & Centerville Tpk. 389-5301

Grand China Buffet Specializing in teriyaki chicken, soup salad and sushi, and desserts. 1329 N. Battlefield Blvd. 549-6868 $$

Kelly’s Tavern Huge hamburgers. Crossways at Greenbrier. 523-1781 $-$$

Key West Seafood, beef, pasta. B, L, D daily. Chesapeake Holiday Inn, 725 Woodlake Dr. 523-1212 $$$

Kyoto Hibachi Grill & Sushi Bar Teppanake-style. Demonstration cooking. L Mon.-Sat. D daily. 1412 Greenbrier Pkwy. 420-0950 $$

The Lock’s Pointe On Intracoastal Waterway. Fresh seafood. L Sun., Tues-Fri. D Tues.-Sun. 136 Battlefield Blvd. 547-9618 $$$

Mary Jayne’s Lazy Horse Bar & Grill Home cooking, Chesapeake cuisine, sandwiches, salads, quesadillas. Live bands Thurs.-Sat. 565 Cedar Rd. 549-0367 $$

Maxwell’s Tavern Nachos, buffalo wings, ribs, appetizers. L, D, and late-night fare Mon.-Sat. 109 Volvo Pkwy. 436-5554 $$

Nana Sushi, Etc. Knell’s Ridge Shoppes, 817 Botetourt Ct. 382-0011 $$

The Oysterette Restaurant and raw bar traditional seafood. L Mon.-Fri. D daily. 3916 Portsmouth Blvd. 465-2156 $$

Panera Bread Baked goods, sandwiches. B, L, D daily. 1412 Greenbrier Pkwy. 424-2600 $

Pirate’s Cove Seafood dining, steak, chicken, salads, sandwiches. L, D Tues.-Sun. 109 Gainsborough Sq. 549-7272 $$-$$$

Pizza Vera Sicilian pizza, stromboli, calzone. L, D daily. 701-L Battlefield Blvd. 549-1112 $

Taste Unlimited Sandwiches, soups, carry out cuisine. L Mon.-Sat. 1580 Crossways Blvd. 424-4583.

Tida Thai Cuisine Authentic Thai cuisine. Free delivery w/in 3 miles. L, D daily. 1937 S. Military Hwy. (Chesapeake Crossing Shopping Center) 543-9116 $-$$

Three Amigos Mexican food: fajitas, enchiladas, burritos, specialty drinks. L, D daily. 200 N. Battlefield Blvd. 548-4105 $

Topeka’s Steakhouse and Saloon Hand-cut USDA beef, fresh fish, salads, rotisserie chicken. L, D daily. 4105 Chesapeake Blvd. 405-1300 $$

Winston’s Cafe Steamed shrimp. Nightly specials. L, D daily. 1412 Greenbrier Pkwy. 420-1751 $

Wild Wing Café Specialty wings and catering. 1437 Sam’s Dr. 362-WING, www.wildwingcafe.com $-$$

Wild Wing Cantina Wings, margaritas. Southwestern fare, seafood, steaks. 123 N. Battlefield Blvd. at the Great Bridge Locks. 436-1919 $



Conk & Bucket Seafood and Gulf Coast cuisine. Daily specials, D, 5 p.m..-midnight. 13 E. Queens Way. $$

Goody’s Deli & Pub Deli sandwiches, chili, munchies, desserts. Live entertainment Tues., Wed., & Fri. L, D daily, 11 a.m.-2 a.m. 11 E. Queens Way 722-3662 $

Harpoon Larry’s Seafood and raw bar. L, D daily. 11 a.m.-2 a.m. 2000 N. Armistead Ave. $-$$

Helen’s Deli Deli-style breakfast and lunch with weekly specials. B, L Mon.-Fri. Eaton St. 728-1108 $

Joe’s Crab Shack Extensive menu. Full-service bar. L, D daily. 1974 Power Plant Pwky. 262-1560 $$

La Bodega Gourmet grocery, wine, cheese, delicatessen. B, L Mon.-Sat. 22 Wine St. 722-8466 $

Marker 20 Seafood, microbrews, live entertainment weekly, outdoor dining. L, D daily. 21 E. Queens Way. 726-9410 $

Mary Helen’s Southern & Creole Fresh, homemade Southern and Creole. Live jazz Fri. nights. L Tues.-Fri. D Thurs.-Sat. Sun buffet. 87 Lincoln St. 728-9050 $$

McFadden’s All-American cuisine. Contemporary upscale dining, rockin’ nightlife. L, D daily. 1990 Power Plant Pkwy. 896-2220, www.mcfaddenshampton.com $$

Musasi Authentic Japanese, premium sushi bar. L, D Mon.-Sun. 49 W. Queens Way. 728-0298 $$

Old Hampton Seafood Kitchen Fried seafood, take out or eat in. Deli sandwiches. L, D Mon.-Sat. 124 South Armistead Ave. 723-4936 $

Oyster Alley Seafood and American cuisine, waterfront view. Outdoor dining. L, D daily, April-Oct. 700 Settlers Landing Rd. 727-9700 $$

Panera Bread Baked goods, sandwiches. B, L, D daily. 2170 Coliseum Dr. 825-2670 $

Pier 21 at the Radisson Waterfront dining. Fresh local, regional seafood. Lunch pasta bar. B, L, D daily. 700 Settlers Landing Rd. 727-8925 $$$

Saddle Ridge Southern cuisine, open atmosphere, refreshing cocktails. L, D Mon.-Sat. D Sun. 1976 Power Plant Pkwy. 827-8100 $-$$

Signals Sports Grill Sports bar, extensive munchies, meals. L, D daily. 700 Settlers Landing Rd. 727-8926 $

SIX Tapas from the Little Bar Bistro group. D Daily. 6 E. Mellen St. 722-1466 $-$$

Surf Rider Restaurant Steak, seafood and pasta. Waterfront dining. L, D daily. 1 Marina Rd. 723-9366 $


Newport News

Barclay’s Eclectic menu, elegant atmosphere. Local seafood, aged beef, wild game, salads. L, D daily. 943 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. Next to Holiday Inn. 952-1122 $$-$$$

Blurr Bistro & Ultra Lounge Innovative Regional Cuisine. L, D daily. 605 Pilot House Dr. 240-2382 $$

Bonefish Grill Polished casual seafood. Fresh fish, innovative sauces. Chicken, pasta, pork tenderloin, more. D daily from 4 p.m. 340 Oyster Point Rd. $$-$$$

Celebrity’s Sports Café Curried goat, chicken, shrimp, jerk chicken, ox tail. L, D daily. 10153 Jefferson Ave. (Main St.) 596-7331

The Crab Shack Locals favorite. Fresh seafood, legendary coleslaw. Waterside dining. L, D daily. 7601 River Rd., James River Bridge. 245-CRAB $$

El Tapatio Mexican Grill & Bar Casual, L,D.  Authentic Mexican food and frozen drinks.  615 Thimble Shals Blvd. 310.6853

Fin Seafood and steak restaurant. L Sun.-Fri. D daily. 3150 William Styron Square, Port Warwick. 599-5800

Keagan’s Restaurant & Tavern Authentic modern Irish restaurant. Seafood emphasis. Live music. L, D, daily. Sun brunch. Jefferson Commons. 890-4560, www.keagans.com $-$$

Kiln Golf Club & Resort American dining. Banquet facilities. B, L, D daily. Sun. brunch. 1003 Brick Kiln Blvd 874-2600 $$

Mitty’s Ristorante Casual restaurant specializing in Italian cuisine, fresh local seafood and oven-baked pizza. B, L, D daily. Omni Hotel, 1000 Omni Blvd. 873-6664 $-$$

MP Island Café American cuisine. All-you-can-eat-buffet. Caribbean, southern food. Grocery & Seafood Market. 203 Richneck Rd. 877-6508 $

Nawab Cuisine Fine cuisine, including tandoori oven cookery. L, D daily. Oyster Point Square, 11712 Jefferson Ave. 591-9200 $$

99 Main Restaurant Fine dining. Classically prepared cuisine with a contemporary flair. D Tues.-Sat. 99 Main St. 599-9885 $$$

Panera Bread Baked goods, sandwiches. B, L, D daily. 12351 Jefferson Ave. 890-8030

Red Star Tavern Contemporary American tavern showcasing seafood, steaks, pasta. L, D daily. Late-night dining until 2 a.m. 711 Lakefront Commons. 596-0308 $$

Schlesinger’s Chophouse Prime steaks, chops, seafood, contemporary elegance. L Mon.-Sat. D daily. Sun. brunch. 1106 William Styron Sq. Port Warwick. 599-4700 $-$$

Taste Unlimited Sandwiches, soups, carry out cuisine. L Mon.-Sat. 702 Mariners Row.  596-8651

Downtown Norfolk

Asian Grill Japanese, Chinese, Thai and Sushi served in modern dining room. Eat in or take out. L, D Mon-Thurs 11-10:30, Fri 11-midnight, Sat-Sun 12-12. 411 Granby St. 625-2222 $$

A.J. Gator’s Delivery Great burgers, sandwiches, wings, steak, seafood, salads, more. L, D daily. 244 Granby St. 622-5152 $$

Bodega on Granby Regional fare with a Mediterranean influence. D Mon.-Sat. 442 Granby St. 622-8527, www.bodegaon-granby.com $$

Byrd & Baldwin Bros. Steakhouse Upscale steakhouse, prime beef. Lounge open nightly. D daily. 116 Brooke Ave. 222-9191, www.byrdbaldwin.com  $$$

California Pizza Kitchen Hearth-baked specialty pizzas, pastas, salads, desserts. L, D daily. MacArthur Center Mall, 300 Monticello Ave. 622-7190, www.cpk.com $$

Crema Sexy little java joint with sandwiches, wraps, soups, salads and daily specials. L, D Mon.-Fri. Inside Dominion Tower. 999 Waterside Dr. 623-6434 $

D’egg Diner Serving breakfast all day (until 3 p.m.) Daily lunch specials. 204 E. Main St. 626-EGGS $

The Dining Room Elegant ambience, creative cuisine. B, L, D daily. Marriott Waterside 627-4200 $$

Empire Little Bar Bistro Hot tapas and martini bar. D nightly. 245A Granby St. 626-3100. www.littlebarbistro.com $

Famous Uncle Al’s Award-winning restaurants. L, D. 155 Granby St. 625-8319 $

456 Fish Fine dining, seafood. Lounge. D daily. 456 Granby St. 625-4444, www.456fish.com $$$

Freemason Abbey Lobster, seafood, prime rib. L, D daily. 209 W. Freemason St. 622-3966 $$

Granby Grill Hot American-style grill food. L daily. 421 Granby St. 961-7208 $$

Granby Street Pizza Italian, American fare. Pizzas, subs, burgers, salads, gyros, pasta and more. Dine-in or carry-out, local delivery. 235 Granby St. 622-5084 $-$$

Plaza Azteca Authentic Mexican food in a chic city atmosphere. Frozen drinks. L, D daily. 411 Granby St.

Havana An American café with a Cuban twist. L Mon.-Sat., D daily. 255 Granby St. 627-5800, $$ www.liquidassetsrestaurants.com

Hell’s Kitchen Sandwiches, salads, entrees. Live music. L Mon.-Fri., D daily. 124 Granby St. 624-1906 $-$$

Joe’s Crab Shack Norfolk Waterfront dining. Extensive menu. Full-service bar. L, D. 333 Waterside Dr. 625-0655 $$

Kincaid’s Fish, Chop and Steak House Seafood, steaks. Lounge. L, D daily. MacArthur Ctr, 300 Monticello Ave. 622-8000 $$$ kincaids.com

Lizard Cafe Inside Prince Books. Fresh local seasonal fare. Salads, sandwiches, wraps. L Mon.-Sat. until 5. 109 E. Main St. 622-5973 $

Machismo Burrito Bar Made-to-order burritos with a variety of toppings, sauces. Vegan-friendly. 409 W York St. 624-2424, www.machismoburritobar.com $

Max & Erma’s Gourmet hamburgers, salads, pastas, steaks and sundae bar. L, D, daily. MacArthur Center, 625-7771 $$

Mo and O’Malley’s Pub Daily dinner specials. Live Entertainment, D Tues.-Sat. 131 Granby St. 623-3466 $

The Monastery Roast duck a specialty; goulash, veal Holstein. L Tues.-Fri., D Tues.-Sun. 443 Granby St. 625-8193 $$

Oasis Café & Coffeehouse Breakfast-to-order, Lexington coffees, espresso, sandwiches. B, L Mon.-Sat. 142 W. York St. 101 A. 627-6161 $

Omar’s Carriage House Historic carriage house. Hearty seasonal fare. L Mon.-Fri. D Mon.-Sat. Sun. brunch. 313 Bute St. 622-4990 $$

Pagoda Waterfront view, unique atmosphere setting. American and Pacific Rim cuisine. Great for special occasions. 265 Tazewell St. 622-0506 $

Rama Garden Upscale Thai cuisine in sleek downtown setting. Dine in or take out. L, D daily. 441 Granby St. 616-0533 $-$$

City Dock Fusion cuisine, seafood and regional specialties. B, L, D daily. Sheraton Hotel, 777 Waterside Dr. 622-6664 $$$ www.norfolksheraton.com

Scotty Quixx Dinner features international cuisine: escargot, quail, shellfish. Live music after 10 p.m. 436 Granby St. 625-0008 $$-$$$

Shula’s 347 Dark wood ambiance, certified Angus Beef, premier sports entertainment. L, D daily. Late-night menu. Norfolk Waterside Marriott, 235 E. Main St. 282-6347 $$$

Sirena Cucina Italiana As Italian as it gets. L Mon.-Fri. D Mon.-Sat. 455 Granby St. 623-6622, www.sirena-norfolk.com $$

Snapper’s Fresh seafood, pastas, dinner salads. L, D Tues.-Sun. Sun. brunch. 245 Granby St. 625-3366, www.sterlingssteakhouse.com  $$

Thai Cuisine Thai food, carryout. L, D daily. 333 Waterside Dr. 627-5986 $$

TIME High-energy wine, martini bar with patio. Italian dishes, select tapas. Champagne bottle service, call to reserve. D Tues.-Sun. Closed Mon. 271 Granby St. 623-8463 $$

Todd Jurich’s Bistro Contemporary fine dining. Chef-owned, seasonal American. L Mon.-Fri., D nightly. 150 W. Main St. 622-3210 $$$

Trilogy Bistro Sophisticated fusion, extensive steak, chop menu. New York-style atmosphere. D Mon-Sat. 101 Granby St. 961-0896, www.trilogy-norfolk.com $$$

Velvet Lounge Cutting-edge, high-energy lounge with ever-changing menu. Nightly food and drink specials. D daily. 332 Granby St. 961-7143 $-$$

Voilà! Cuisine International classic French cuisine. L Mon.-Fri. D Tues.-Sat. 509 Botetourt St. 640-0343 $$$

Vintage Kitchen American regional, sleek contemporary atmosphere, waterside view. In Dominion Tower. L Mon.-Fri. D Thurs.-Sat. D Mon.-Wed. by appointment. 999 Waterside Dr. 625-3370 $$