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River Stone Chophouse

8032 Harbour View Blvd, Suffolk, VA 23435-2940
+1 757-638-7990
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
8032 Harbour View Blvd, Suffolk, VA 23435-2940
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this restaurant because of the menu choices and the upscale atmosphere. Our server, Ashley, was very knowledgeable about the menu items and the specials. She was also very patient when asked to repeat the descriptions of the specials and answered questions about...More

Thank pati c
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We went to River Stone Chophouse for drinks after work mostly because it was convenient and we love the Vintage Tavern. The two do not equate. First of all the bottle of very available bubbly that we ordered was sold out. (Graham Beck from South...More

Thank mckimw
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Tried this as it's sister Resturant Vintage Tavern is our favorite, we had s long wait as they couldn't find our reservation. It was a busy night we had a long wait for our food , which was good I should say but I feel...More

Thank crabber_12
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great food. Great people. Great service. Great Happy Hour prices! Beautiful atmosphere. If I didn't know better, I would think I was in a major city. The closet thing you can get to a 5 star restaurant in Hampton Roads.

Thank Dez S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My steak was good my potato was COLD! the shrimp cocktail; the shrimp were old and dried out. My husbands steak was SO well done (it was a filet and he asked for it medium) that the Admirals could have used it for a puck....More

Thank hobbypup1
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Look this place has good steaks and delicious food. I have eaten there several times and most entrees are 30-50 without any sides. I would love to eat here more but to be honest it is just too overpriced. The service is always great. I'm...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Very swanky restaurant, nicely organized with smaller rooms and booths that cut down noise. Lovely fireplace. The wait staff were extra helpful to one of our number who uses a walker, finding us a special table. The menu is extensive, quite expensive but the food...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We visit about once every two years as that is just enough time to forget the last meal there!!! Seriously, was not happy with the last experience as we brought our friends in for their birthdays. They love their beef and I was hoping for...More

Thank MuleHead2
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Being a chophouse, I would expect the cook to know how to properly cook a steak. Because many places overcook their steaks, while ordering, I specifically discussed and explained that I wanted Extra Rare and my wife wanted Medium Rare. What we got were two...More

1  Thank Terry428
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We heard good reviews about the steak here and we had to try it. We were not disappointed! Service was great and the steak was perfectly prepared.

Thank savanajane
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What's the dress code for this restaurant?
5 March 2016|
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Response from AndrewRS | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual is fine there. I would not go in shorts and a tee... ;-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8032 Harbour View Blvd, Suffolk, VA 23435-2940
    (College Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Suffolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-638-7990
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From the team that brought the celebrated and award winning Vintage Tavern to Suffolk comes River Stone Chophouse. Featuring steaks and fresh seafood in a beautifully designed traditional craftsman-era architecture. Join us for a cocktail lounge and raw bar, then have dinner by the stone fireplace. River Stone demonstrates a unique commitment to providing special dining experiences to patrons and is excited to be the first Chophouse in Hampton Roads. River Stone features Hereford beef, a raw bar, fresh lobster and an extensive wine list to compliment the cuisine. Centrally located in Northern Suffolk, only minutes from five surrounding cities.
Late night dining is available in the bar as well as a lighter fare menu in the lounge. Happy Hour specials Monday to Friday 3-7pm. Reservations are recommended.