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Crackers

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Grandby St, Norfolk, VA
+1 757-640-0200
Today
17:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 02:00
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Friendswood, Texas
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I had never been to a tapas restaurant before but it was a great way to try new flavors and dishes. Three of us shared 3 dishes - started out with the brussel sprouts that were roasted - really tasty

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Thank Fireauntx
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is the second time in 6 months that we ate at Crackers. Seven years ago I loved this place and was there every weekend. The menu has changed and everything seems to be overcooked and over breaded and if it wasn't for the sauce, it tastes awful. I will not go back again.

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Thank Mary L
Norfolk
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

This is a true neighborhood bar! The food is delicious (especially the specials) and drinks are plentiful. Look out for famous bartenders Steve Scott, Scotty "Boom Boom" and Chloe. This is the kind of place you go back to over and over- good music, delicious food, and great people. Try it!

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Thank Familytime7
Norfolk, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Unique menu in a casual atmosphere. I love this place. I may have gained 10lbs by going there so often when I lived in Norfolk. Casual and fun atmosphere. Love it, love it, love it!

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Thank SEDalton
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

I am a big fan of tapas. I have a small appetite and small plates are the perfect amount of food for me. In addition to the Beer & Wine menu, the first two pages of the regular menu are bar drinks. My new addiction is the Moscow Mule. Despite not being served in a copper mug, the drink was... More 

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Thank Journeying_Woman50
Norfolk, Virginia
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

We have been periodically visiting for many years spanning both locations. On our recent visit we were treated to decrepit furniture and malfunctioning bathroom hand dryers (no back up towels). The alleged 12oz draft cider came in a 10oz glass. The small plate dishes had become smaller plate dishes and most were really lackluster compared to prior visits. A really... More 

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Thank Barry H
Norfolk, Virginia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Very surprised to see a negative review on Crackers. I've been there probably 15 times and every single visit was exceptional from the food itself to the wait staff, bartender, atmosphere, etc. If you just come to eat it is not very expensive. Drinks are a little pricey (that's everywhere you go) BUT they are made and mixed to perfection.... More 

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Thank Barbara M
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

As a preface, I love tapas. Love it. So, we eat a lot of tapas. This place was ok. A 5.5 out of 10. The atmosphere blows. The food is decent. We had the fondue, filet, pork pot stickers and the mozzarella with basil. My husband and I each had one beer. Our bill was $67.00. Wow. For a morsel... More 

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Thank Travlerfor2
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

The server has helped us before and he can handle us being sarcastic without batting an eye. The food is always yummy and we try new things each time we go! Its a must go!

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Thank Iva H
Norfolk, Virginia
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85 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

If you want to try a new flavor martini, this is where you go in Norfolk. It's small, but it's never crowded, and the bartender there now is a trip! Their appetizers are pretty good too.

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Thank Amber G

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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$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Spanish, Pub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 02:00
Monday
17:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 02:00
Thursday
17:00 - 02:00
Friday
17:00 - 02:00
Saturday
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grandby St, Norfolk, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-640-0200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?