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The Vineyards

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147 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510
+1 757-222-0431
11:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Clifton, Virginia
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246 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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!

Thank doublemdoublet
Norfolk, Virginia
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462 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank travel7continents
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Leif H
Nicolosi, Sicilia, Italy
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Sharon L
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank 20New2Travel11
Yorktown, Virginia
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126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

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

Thank Hsteinmiller
Norfolk, Virginia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Eric T
Norfolk, Virginia
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Everything I've tried there has been tasty, but I especially love their homemade marinara sauce, so I feel like I cheat myself when I don't order eggplant rollatine, lasagna, or something that calls for it. The house salads and garlic knots, which accompany entrees, are delicious too. I enjoy the music, atmosphere, cuisine, and house wines. It feels like a... More 

Thank Juliana D
Russellville, Alabama
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Good selection of American and Italian, and seafood. Great selection of wines too. Atmosphere is quaint and pleasant. Wasn't crowded and you could talk in a normal tone. My only complaint was that when I placed my order, I asked ordered an appetizer for the whole table. Everyone's meal came quickly and I asked about the appetizer,... More 

Thank MitchM2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent salmon salad. Lots of walnuts, cranberries. Salmon was moist and well seasoned. Eggplant rolletine was tasty, loads of cheese, fresh spinach. Hit the spot.

Thank Cecilia F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
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, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
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
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?