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TradeWinds Restaurant

2800 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach Resort Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-1327
+1 757-481-9000
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2800 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach Resort Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-1327
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We live down the street and love coming to this restaurant. We are never disappointed with the amazing view, incredible staff and great food. This last time we had Drew as a waiter and he was excellent in every way. Our lunch consisting of tuna...More

Thank joan3boys
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our meal and cocktails. The servers were friendly and prompt. It was so layed back on the deck without rush. We sat outside for hours with no pressure to leave.

Thank Delta777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading good reviews, my husband and I decided to give Tradewinds a try. What a mistake! When we arrived and were seated inside (too hot for the outdoor eating area) and immediately noticed that there were no other customers. There were several families at...More

Thank Luv2bead2
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We value your detailed reviewed and hope you will accept our apology that you did not receive the excellent service we strive to provide our guests. Your comments will be reviewed with the wait staff immediately because this is not the typical experience our diners...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the most uncaring staff at any hotel I have ever been at. I had to go down 5 flights of stairs to get linens and towels because after calling 3 times, nobody ever came!More

Thank Minerva K
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We hope you will accept our apology regarding your recent experience. Making sure our guests receive the highest level of service is extremely important to us so we will review your comments with our team members immediately. Your feedback is appreciated and we do hope...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Very good food, large portions, good prices. Service was a tad slow but given the view, who cares? We ate there multiple times over the weekend and were never disappointed. We always ate on the outdoor veranda looking at the beach; can't imagine why anyone...More

Thank david_dale
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Your perfect rating is truly appreciated! We are thrilled you returned to dine with us, and enjoy the incredible views of the bay, during your recent stay in Virginia Beach. We hope you loved our dining options and reasonable rates, too. Thank you so much...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Where to start. On mothers day we arrived at the very dated looking venue, optimistic because of the good reviews. We had a 12 noon reservation for 10, 8 adults and 2 kids. After waiting in a lengthy check in line, we were greeted by...More

1  Thank Zach G
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We are sincerely sorry for the disappointing time you and your group had while with us over Mother’s Day Brunch. That is not the type of memorable visit we want our visitors to have and we’ll certainly be discussing your feedback with our restaurant staff...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Good find- no waiting- had a table in the corner with a TV for my son! The food was very good and the prices were good. Would go back to this place! They need to get the kitchen closer to the restaurant!More

Thank Lori G
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Awesome! Our restaurant is definitely a local and guest favorite because of our great food options and prices. We know our guests love the restaurant's location where diners can enjoy a beautiful view of the Chesapeake Bay through the wall of windows at the restaurant....More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

drinks were excellent, I had the fish and chips that I felt was a bit pricey, husband had crabby burger which he loved,More

Thank irish2MyrtleBeachSC
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Fantastic! We're so glad you loved our delicious drinks and had a great plate of fish and chips and that your husband enjoyed his crabby burger! We hope you also loved our view overlooking the gorgeous Chesapeake Bay beach while you dined with us. Thank...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

It's hard to review this restaurant. My husband ordered the salmon and said it was very good. I ordered the chicken oscar - it wasn't bad and I certainly didn't leave hungry. The bad thing about our visit was the menu has changed, is just...More

Thank BeachGrandmax4
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thanks so much for dining with us recently. It's great to read you loved our delicious yellow fin tuna bites and our incredible view overlooking the Chesapeake Bay! We're so glad you got to leave full and happy and enjoyed a delicious meal. Your comments...More

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent she crab soup! Enjoyed the atmosphere and service. Would like to go back for lunch to enjoy the view!More

Thank Nelson E
Stacey S, General Manager at TradeWinds Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Fantastic! We are delighted you enjoyed our popular she-crab soup as that is definitely a favorite amongst those who dine with us. Our views of the Chesapeake Bay are wonderful and we are glad you enjoyed the ambiance and relaxing of the view while enjoying...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach Resort Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-1327
    (Great Neck Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-481-9000
  • E-mail
Description
Come enjoy a memorable meal here at the Tradewinds Restaurant tucked away in a secluded area on the Chesapeake Bay! Our Chef provides delicious meals for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with an Award Winning Sunday Brunch each weekend. Reservation are recommended and be sure to bring a camera to capture the beautiful views and sunset.
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