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Sonoma Wine Bar & Bistro - Virginia Beach

189 Central Park Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-3010
+1 757-490-9463
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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10:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Wine Bar, Fusion
$$ - $$$
189 Central Park Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-3010
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My group had booked the private dining room. 20 ladies for a birthday surprise lunch The first thing wrong was only one waitress. Not only did she serve our group of 20 but also the other parts of the restaurant. She was a lovely girl...More

Thank msm1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us had dinner here. A typical wine bar selection of wines was available by the glass and bottle. The atmosphere was contemporary but very nice. Service was excellent. We ordered a combination of appetizers and small plates to all share and we left...More

Thank Rich_C313
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We celebrated our 57th wedding anniversary with dinner at the Sonoma Wine Bar. The server, Sarah was knowledgeable and very personable and was a delight. We started with the warm bread and flavored butter and the spinach salads; one of the best salads we have...More

Thank tallron
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great promotion on Wednesday's - all wine bottles are half price. Great opportunity to try some higher priced wines at a reasonable price. Food was ok but I was a little disappointed with the steak I tried. Good enough of a deal to give it...More

Thank JLMB1202
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Had 7:00 reservations and were seated promptly at nice window table for 5 of us. Wallace, our server, was very friendly and we ordered a round of cocktails as we perused the menu and wine list. After receiving our drinks, orders were placed for Caesar...More

Thank sbselig
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Nice intimate setting - great place to relax and drink wine. Try to salmon dish - it is delightful. The atmosphere is quiet and relaxing - it almost reminds you of sipping wine in a wine bar in Italy. Staff are attentive and helpful, but...More

Thank Audrey F
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I came to Sonoma before heading to a show at the Sandler Center and was greeted pleasantly at the door and was seated at the bar, as requested as it was only me. The bar had 4 other people sitting when I arrived and the...More

Thank jasonparkhouse
Reviewed 15 March 2017

By way of some background, I've been to Sonoma at least 2 dozen times and have hosted 3 private events there, since I work in Town Center (co-located). My experience last night was a horrible disappointment...my worst ever at Sonoma. Things have changed. I requested...More

Thank Zoomweber1
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We have been here multiple times for dates. My favorite thing about the restaurant is the atmosphere. They never rush you and it's not loud which makes it perfect for dates or catching up with friends. The wine menu is impressive and I've always found...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Food and service were very good. Enjoyed an anniversary dinner. Not very busy at all on a Wednesday night at 730PM. For me, that subtracted a little from the vibe. Extensive wine selections by the bottle and glass if you are a wine fan. Both...More

Thank redfred437
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
American, Wine Bar, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Central Park Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23462-3010
    (Virginia Beach Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-490-9463
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