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Coastal Grill

1440 N Great Neck Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-1317
+1 757-496-3348
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (16 reviews)
“trout” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
1440 N Great Neck Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-1317
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat at Coastal Grille very once and a while and have for several years. The food and service are always consistently good. It is that consistency that makes a good restaurant successful and Coastal Grill has the formula down to a science. The staff...More

Thank BambooH2O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had dinner here on a Sunday night, no problem getting a reservation. Sort of unusual to have valet parking with a large parking lot outside, but a nice touch. Atmosphere is very nice, classy but not formal. Only thing that kept this from being...More

Thank 11SJ987
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Everything was excellent at this restaurant: valet parking, service, drinks, appetizers (especially the Mussels), to the main course selections. there were six of us and we all agreed that we will definitely be back. The servers were always within sight and always anticipated our needs....More

Thank BillCarolNC
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My sister took my wife and I here for dinner tonight. The mussels are fantastic and a huge serving. The cyprese was divine with fresh local mozzarella. We had soft shell crabs, fried oysters and fried scallops. All three were excellent.

Thank George S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

It is a solid great restaurant for an enjoyable meal. We have never been disappointed. The oysters are tremendous. Ordering the specials will be a delight. The only chef I'm aware who is not afraid to serve an acorn squash as a side vegetable dish!...More

Thank LMK101
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

The food had no flavor! I tried the rainbow trout and Caesar salad. The trout came with squash and potatoes. There was absolutely no flavor on each dish. The place is quite beautiful but I feel like I wasted my money. Also, this place does...More

Thank Lea2611
Reviewed 31 May 2017

My wife and I dined here in February and again in May. The first time, I had half a dozen oysters on the half shell. Excellent, sweet, juicy and no grit. My entrée was the rainbow trout. Tasty and well prepared. My wife had salad...More

Thank Mike353632
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Visited the Coastal Grill for the first time and had a wonderful meal for two. Cocktails at the bar were well made and tasted fantastic. There was a great selection of dishes including seasonal specials and the food was well made. Service was just right....More

Thank thelockwoods
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Every spring I with friends go on Soft Shell-Quest and every year it's back to Coastal Grill. In addition to their wonderful menu, they are offering their standard soft shell special which is everything but standard. Lightly breaded -- they are exquisite. Last night with...More

Thank Gamma70
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a local favorite! Reservations are a must if you don't want to wait or sit in the bar area. The chef always has some featured dishes. Softshell crabs was the featured seafood the night we went for dinner. The only chef I know...More

Thank LMK101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1440 N Great Neck Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-1317
    (Mill Dam)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-496-3348
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Classic, consistent, upscale cuisine is offered in a well-appointed, unpretentious setting in this top-notch nosherie. The mahogany bar invites easy conversation and casual dining. Located on the affluent Great Neck corridor in Virginia Beach, just three miles from the Oceanfront, Coastal Grill is as famous for what isn't on the menu as for what actually is. Executive Chef-Owner Jerry Bryan with Maureen Cucchiaro at the stove offer an extensive list of "blackboard specials," always with a nice assortment of freshly caught regional seafood. This locals favorite has received critical acclaim since its inception over 20 years ago, culminating in being voted the Number 1 Restaurant by Hampton Roads Magazine. With amazing food, exemplary service, Coastal Grill is a sure bet for business dinners, special occasions, or simply unwinding after a hard day. Come celebrate with us!
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