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703 Thimble Shoals Blvd, Suite A-1, Newport News, VA 23606-2576
+1 757-223-5370
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11:00 - 15:00
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Hampton, Virginia
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went for a girls night. Most of what we had was pretty good, but my steak was overcooked. I tried my friends Duck and it was simply amazing. Overall I enjoyed myself, but definitely paid more than I thought it was worth. Maybe if I give it another try, I'll get the duck and be a lot more pleased with... More 

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1 Thank Jamie G
Yorktown, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Great Happy Hour and atmosphere to meet after work. Tucked away in the heart of City Center. Nice place to meet friends and unwind

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1 Thank Diana H
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely terrific. The cocktails are incredible. One of us had the martini with bacon stuffed olives. The scallops with beet risotto was the hit of the evening, but be sure to try the side of locally grown mushrooms. I had the duck and it was delicious and so beautifully presented. I can't wait to go back.

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1 Thank HamptonHog
Hampton, Virginia
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here tonight. The scallops were cooked to perfection and the beet risotto, chard, and goat cheese were the perfect compliment to the scallops. My husband ordered the duck and said it was amazing with sweet potato mash and fresh veggies. Another table mate ordered the rockfish and said it was delicious. The dessert of the... More 

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2 Thank Patricia L
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Brittany was fantastic. Very pleasant and helpful. It was the tail end of happy hour. I ordered a dirty martini. The taste was very good however the blue cheese stuffed olives's were still frozen. I ordered the lemongrass chicken wings. The flavor was there, however, the chicken wings appeared to have been frozen a little too long. The main course... More 

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2 Thank Gohoosao
Chesapeake, Virginia
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174 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Trying a new restaurant for the first time is always a gamble. This time it paid off. We would return to Pearl without question. The oyster appetizer is worth a try. It's a new interpretation of Oysters Rockefeller that is just large enough to share. We tried the scallops over polenta and Korean shrimp and grits. Both were succulent and... More 

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2 Thank Brett E
Newport News, Virginia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

The staff was friendly and the place is nice. I had a very good mixed drink, husband had a beer. No appetizer, just dinner. I had the 5 spice filet with haricots verts and sweet potato fries. The steak was cooked to my liking, but it was a little tough for a filet. The knife was dull, so it was... More 

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1 Thank cmf428
Newport News, Virginia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We went for our anniversary recently. The menu looked very good, but the actual food was even better. Every course was balanced, well-seasoned, and delicious! Try to save room for dessert, as there is a great list to choose from. The service and the food were absolutely top-notch. I'd go there again without hesitation.

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1 Thank Cheryl D
Newport News, Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

What a great experience. The food is simply the best I've had in this area for years. Greatly improved service too since the last time I was here. This is my new favorite restaurant look forward to going back again.

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3 Thank foodmeplease0823
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Fantastic salad with chicken and goat cheese. Wish it were open Sundays!!!! I would go at least once a month if so.

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2 Thank Lois W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$60
Cuisine
Cajun & Creole, Fusion
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Thimble Shoals Blvd, Suite A-1, Newport News, VA 23606-2576
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-223-5370
Description
Pearl 703 offers the Hampton Roads area flare and casual elegance with contemporary variations of Asian, Creole, and French cuisine. With an emphasis on farm to table initiative and organic, local and fresh ingredients sourced as much as possible from local farms as well as our own private farm.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?