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The Vineyards

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147 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510
+1 757-222-0431
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like the food but hate that the majority of the dishes included mushrooms which I'm alergic to. This is another place I visited more than once. You'll love the bread they serve before your dinner arrives. Plenty of your traditional Italian choices. They also have a full bar.

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Thank Philip E
auckland
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food that was beautifully presented impressed that they allowed substitutions Service was outstanding Small intimate setting

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Thank bschoenfeld
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice lunch. Delicious handmade Italian dishes, very generous portions and yummy bread. We ate there twice on our visit to Norfolk and enjoyed it both times. Good service and affordable prices, too.

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Thank spencerj586
Clifton, Virginia
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248 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Group Dinner from one of the large conference hotels nearby. 28 friends. 3 large tables. 3 waitstaff. Great service, from opening round drinks to tab. Nice fresh salad. Hot garlic knots. Full size pasta served on large flat bowls. The management has a great place and the service from greeting to cooks are doing a fine job. Molto bene!

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Thank doublemdoublet
Norfolk, Virginia
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462 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Four of us had reservations for the last night of Restaurant Week.Two of us had the appetizer Artichoke Heart Fritter which was good. For the main course, 2 of us had the Mushroom Ravioli with Walnut Pesto Cream Sauce and 2 chose the Lobster and Crab Ravioli. All of us thought our ravioli dish was excellent. The salad was disappointing.... More 

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Thank travel7continents
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Perfect location downtown Norfolk. Best tomato soup ever. Tasty garlic bread. Friendly atmosphere and staff.

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Thank Leif H
Nicolosi, Sicilia, Italy
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I have been to the vineyard twice for lunch and dinner. Each time the food was excellent. Real Italian, and that comes from someone who lived in Italy for 3 years. Both times I chose the Eggplant Rolotini, but my fellow diners had other dishes which were also super. The service was friendly and efficient and the waitstaff were very... More 

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Thank Sharon L
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Arrived Friday evening for our 7pm reservation to a totally empty restaurant. Only one other table was seated the entire time we were there. For some reason we were seated in the back corner right next to the POS system the waiters use - clearly the least desirable table in the place, highlighted by the fact that every single table... More 

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Thank 20New2Travel11
Yorktown, Virginia
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131 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Highly enjoyable, good caprese, excellent calamari. Super service, even during a busy lunchtime. A good, solid address.

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Thank Hsteinmiller
Norfolk, Virginia
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

we have enjoyed this restaurant for years but they have really stepped up the quality of food. Our server, Jeff, was attentive and entertaining. I have a real favorite and the Veal Caprese was off the chart! The house salad was fresh and also very tasty. cant wait to get back for some more great Italian food.

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Thank Eric T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-222-0431
Description
The Vinyards Trattoria and pizzeria is an affordable Italian Restaurant with high end quality and ambiance located in the heart of downtown Norfolk, Virginia. We serve only the finest and freshest foods, and bring you a Wine List that is designed to impress!Come down today for a dinner that will leave you satisfied, yet wanting more. Try our Catering Department for your next big event and we will show your guests to delicious refreshments. Restaurant can be reserved for large parties upon request.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?