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Vintage Kitchen

999 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-3300
+1 757-625-3370
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pumpkin soup” (7 reviews)
“creme brulee” (4 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
999 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-3300
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I just had my second wonderful meal at Vintage Kitchen. Last Fall I brought my mother for dinner. Last week I brought my wife and mother for lunch. Both times, the meal was exceptional. This place is a hidden gem. The chef and his kitchen...More

Thank Lee E
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I found this place thru a google search in the area. I thought is was a water view but could not see much where we were sat. The food was awesome! I had the James Beard burger which was one of the...More

Thank FourSeasIceCream
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

If you want a meal that every bite is memorable go to the Vintage Kitchen. The food is exceptional. Service is impeccable yet friendly. Great wine list and interesting cocktails you will not find anywhere else. Year after year a favorite.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Just finished a delicious dinner at Vintage Kitchen. Every dish from she crab soup, sliders with foie gras to pork tenderloin was perfectly prepared. Ended our meal with creme brulee. We enjoyed this meal and excellent service with views of the James River.

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here. We had a view of the water and the space is contemporary and bright. We shared the pumpkin soup. We probably shouldn't have. It is so delicious, even though the bowl looks big you would want the whole thing. The croutons...More

Thank kc111962
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Went there for restaurant week with another couple. Made a reservation and they wanted to seat us next to the bathroom and server entrance to the kitchen. Asked to move and it took a few minutes for approval. Meals were $35 for three couses. Brisket...More

Thank Carla D
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I heard really great things about this restaurant, so when a few friends and I were in Norfolk for a conference we decided to go. When walking in there was no one to great us and it was empty sound 7 on a Thursday night....More

Thank jsuder
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is a very handsome and pleasant setting. The food took longer to arrive, for a business lunch for 6, than we would have liked. But it was well prepared and good. The sauce on the fish I ordered was far too salty. The...More

Thank ryan61562
Reviewed 28 May 2016

While we have eaten here twice, we were not impressed by either visit. This past visit was made due to a groupon gift. We made reservations for a Friday night. They did not have record of our reservations, but we're able to seat us as...More

2  Thank clreed
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped in during business in downtown. Ordered the Caesar Salad. Was pleasantly surprised by it. Not your typical dressing, this was full of flavor with a slight orange/red tint. The topping of a piece of bread with a tappenade was a great addition. The server...More

1  Thank JLOaks
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30 January 2015|
Response from kc111962 | Reviewed this property |
The parking garage is right next-door. You walk from the inside of the garage to the inside of the hotel. The restaurant validate your parking ticket so you end up parking for free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510-3300
    (St. Paul's Boulevard)
  • Public Transportation: Adjacent to building
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-625-3370
  • E-mail
Featuring sweeping views of the Elizabeth River from the waterfront ballroom, terrace, and herb garden, VINTAGE KITCHEN has quickly become a community favorite. Burled wood floors, black leather benches, and the patina of a copper bar provide a relaxing and elegant setting for award-winning modern cuisine, simply prepared and stylishly presented, using the freshest local and regional produce in season, with a focus on artisan-crafted Virginia wines, cheeses, and micro-brewed beers. The area’s most discriminating clientele dine in an exclusive private library and digital theater with a backstage look into the kitchen, by appointment or invitation only, where daily 7-course bespoke tasting menus are offered graciously by hometown Chef/Owner Phillip Craig Thomason.
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