Best food in Virginia Beach

Check out the top food in Virginia Beach, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. LagerHeads
1. LagerHeads
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19 local reviews
3315 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 757-995-1400
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Christine
GREAT outdoor seating at the acoustic stage at the end of the street. Sometimes they only let you sit outside…
Cheri
Great food and drinks by the blue glass firepit, local bands on the weekends during warmer months.
Ms. Koch
Casual restaurant serving Good food and drink within walking distance.
1. LagerHeads
1. LagerHeads
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
3315 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 757-995-1400
Christine
Christine
GREAT outdoor seating at the acoustic stage at the end of the street. Sometimes they only let you sit outside if you order food. The…
Cheri
Cheri
Great food and drinks by the blue glass firepit, local bands on the weekends during warmer months.
Ms. Koch
Ms. Koch
Casual restaurant serving Good food and drink within walking distance.
2. Waterman's Surfside Grille
2. Waterman's Surfside Grille
host-0host-1host-2
67 local reviews
415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach
Open · Closes in 29 minutes
+1 757-428-3644
BarRestaurantFood
Helen
A Classic of Virginia Beach! Great Food & Drinks! Directly on the Boardwalk! Oceanfront Dining! Beautiful One…
Stephanie
They have great specials during the off season. Tuesday nights are crab cake nights from November to…
Cassandra
Great spot for food and the supposed founder of the orange crush in VB. During the day it is a casual place to…
2. Waterman's Surfside Grille
2. Waterman's Surfside Grille
host-0host-1host-2
67 local reviews
415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach
Open · Closes in 29 minutes
+1 757-428-3644
Helen
Helen
A Classic of Virginia Beach! Great Food & Drinks! Directly on the Boardwalk! Oceanfront Dining! Beautiful One of Virginia Beaches Original…
Stephanie
Stephanie
They have great specials during the off season. Tuesday nights are crab cake nights from November to February. The food is great and the…
Cassandra
Cassandra
Great spot for food and the supposed founder of the orange crush in VB. During the day it is a casual place to drink & eat (good food). At…
3. Commune
3. Commune
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
501 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
(757) 373-3219
RestaurantBakeryStore
Mary Ann
New to Virginia Beach and a cornerstone of the ViBe District, Commune offers delicious locally and sustainably…
Chris And Tim
Sourcing food solely from our territory, and bringing people together through that food. Our bustling cafe in…
Cassandra
Brooklyn, NY - style space with open shared seating. Great food, locally sourced. Interesting breakfast items…
3. Commune
3. Commune
host-0host-1host-2
24 local reviews
501 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
(757) 373-3219
Mary Ann
Mary Ann
New to Virginia Beach and a cornerstone of the ViBe District, Commune offers delicious locally and sustainably sourced food. The interior of…
Chris And Tim
Chris And Tim
Sourcing food solely from our territory, and bringing people together through that food. Our bustling cafe in Virginia Beach’s Vibe District…
Cassandra
Cassandra
Brooklyn, NY - style space with open shared seating. Great food, locally sourced. Interesting breakfast items like pretzel croissants. Good…
4. Catch 31
4. Catch 31
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
3001 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
Open · Closes in 29 minutes
+1 757-213-3474
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Mitchley
Beautiful outdoor patio with fire pits and palm trees, sometimes there are live bands outside and DJ's inside…
Matthew
Open early or until 2am great for late nights out to dress up or dress down for a nice night on the boardwalk…
Nichole
Well, that's where I work. It's on the oceanfront, concerts right outside, dj on the weekends after 10, great…
4. Catch 31
4. Catch 31
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
3001 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
Open · Closes in 29 minutes
+1 757-213-3474
Mitchley
Mitchley
Beautiful outdoor patio with fire pits and palm trees, sometimes there are live bands outside and DJ's inside. While your there check out…
Matthew
Matthew
Open early or until 2am great for late nights out to dress up or dress down for a nice night on the boardwalk. Live music and great food!…
Nichole
Nichole
Well, that's where I work. It's on the oceanfront, concerts right outside, dj on the weekends after 10, great food, great service, (at the…
5. eat : an american bistro
5. eat : an american bistro
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
4005 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 757-965-2472
BarRestaurantFood
Cassandra
"One of 30 places you should eat before you die in Virginia." Great bar with interesting drinks, amazing food,…
Mark
A little more pricey that some of the others I've recommended here, but it's tucked away, within walking…
Suzy
This restaurant is just steps away from our front door. Very romantic, fun and delicious food.
5. eat : an american bistro
5. eat : an american bistro
host-0host-1host-2
19 local reviews
4005 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 757-965-2472
Cassandra
Cassandra
"One of 30 places you should eat before you die in Virginia." Great bar with interesting drinks, amazing food, and small dining area located…
Mark
Mark
A little more pricey that some of the others I've recommended here, but it's tucked away, within walking distance and has GREAT food!
Suzy
Suzy
This restaurant is just steps away from our front door. Very romantic, fun and delicious food.
6. Beach Cinema Alehouse
6. Beach Cinema Alehouse
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
941 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 757-963-2548
Movie theaterPoint of interestEstablishment
Dafna & Ron
Closest multiplex first-run cinema, less than a mile from the oceanfront. Full food and beverage menu for…
Scott
Great way to catch a movie, good food, nice local beer selection. Relax sit back and have dinner an a movie. …
Terry & Cher
Movie theater that serves real food and adult beverages...Avoid the "young crowd"
6. Beach Cinema Alehouse
6. Beach Cinema Alehouse
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
941 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 757-963-2548
Dafna & Ron
Dafna & Ron
Closest multiplex first-run cinema, less than a mile from the oceanfront. Full food and beverage menu for combining meal and movie, if you…
Scott
Scott
Great way to catch a movie, good food, nice local beer selection. Relax sit back and have dinner an a movie. Biking distance from our…
Terry & Cher
Terry & Cher
Movie theater that serves real food and adult beverages...Avoid the "young crowd"
7. Chick's Oyster Bar
7. Chick's Oyster Bar
host-0host-1host-2
33 local reviews
2143 Vista Cir, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 757-481-5757
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Mark
The best place to go in Virginia Beach with a family ... Open and Friendly Local Vibe, Good food, Amazing/Casu…
Reyes
Great food. Great waterfront views and diverse menu of fresh seafood. As a matter of fact, the restaurant is…
Amanda
Great food with an amazing view. Late night it gets pretty packed but they have valet parking
7. Chick's Oyster Bar
7. Chick's Oyster Bar
host-0host-1host-2
33 local reviews
2143 Vista Cir, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 757-481-5757
Mark
Mark
The best place to go in Virginia Beach with a family ... Open and Friendly Local Vibe, Good food, Amazing/Casual Beach Atmosphere, extremely…
Reyes
Reyes
Great food. Great waterfront views and diverse menu of fresh seafood. As a matter of fact, the restaurant is next to the fisherman's wharf.
Amanda
Amanda
Great food with an amazing view. Late night it gets pretty packed but they have valet parking
8. Leaping Lizard Cafe
8. Leaping Lizard Cafe
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18 local reviews
4408 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 757-460-5327
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
Chris And Tim
Featured on Foodnetwork - an arty colorful cafe with indoor & outdoor seating featuring fresh healthy and…
Theran
The place is beyond adorable. They grow a lot of their food on-site and the food is incredible!
Shane
Awesome food. I believe all of the produce is local and organic. Def worth checking out.
8. Leaping Lizard Cafe
8. Leaping Lizard Cafe
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
4408 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 757-460-5327
Chris And Tim
Chris And Tim
Featured on Foodnetwork - an arty colorful cafe with indoor & outdoor seating featuring fresh healthy and local food. Has a great quirky…
Theran
Theran
The place is beyond adorable. They grow a lot of their food on-site and the food is incredible!
Shane
Shane
Awesome food. I believe all of the produce is local and organic. Def worth checking out.
9. Mahi Mah's Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Saloon
9. Mahi Mah's Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Saloon
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
615 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 757-437-8030
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Christine
I like this place for lunch on the weekends you can sit outside and listen to the music on the live stage…
Craig
Rockfish restaurant on 16th & Atlantic has great food & an Ocean view. It's also near pier , which has great…
Catherine
Fun restaurant bar located on the beach, and they valet park!! Good food, on boardwalk
9. Mahi Mah's Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Saloon
9. Mahi Mah's Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Saloon
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
615 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 757-437-8030
Christine
Christine
I like this place for lunch on the weekends you can sit outside and listen to the music on the live stage. Sunday brunch is great as well. …
Craig
Craig
Rockfish restaurant on 16th & Atlantic has great food & an Ocean view. It's also near pier , which has great shops.
Catherine
Catherine
Fun restaurant bar located on the beach, and they valet park!! Good food, on boardwalk
10. Hot Tuna Bar & Grill
10. Hot Tuna Bar & Grill
host-0host-1host-2
17 local reviews
2817 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach
Open · Closes in 29 minutes
+1 757-481-2888
BarRestaurantFood
Theran
I'm beginning to think this might be the best happy hour in town. Top shelf drinks for $4 and super yummy…
Nichole
Great local place, indoor and outdoor seating. Food is wonderful, and later in the evening, there is usually a…
Matt
Amazing food and a great bar scene, live music and the best she-crab soup around. What more could you ask for?
10. Hot Tuna Bar & Grill
10. Hot Tuna Bar & Grill
host-0host-1host-2
17 local reviews
2817 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach
Open · Closes in 29 minutes
+1 757-481-2888
Theran
Theran
I'm beginning to think this might be the best happy hour in town. Top shelf drinks for $4 and super yummy food for $3-$6. Sit outside and…
Nichole
Nichole
Great local place, indoor and outdoor seating. Food is wonderful, and later in the evening, there is usually a band
Matt
Matt
Amazing food and a great bar scene, live music and the best she-crab soup around. What more could you ask for?
11. Croc's 19th Street Bistro
11. Croc's 19th Street Bistro
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
620 19th Street, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 757-428-5444
BarRestaurantFood
Kip
Best place for casual local food and cocktails. Sunday Drag Brunch! Saturday Farmer's Market! Events…
Shane
Awesome Awesome Awesome food. Thurs nights has cheap drinks and the prettiest girls in VA Beach. They also do…
Gina
Croc's has great food, great bar scene and great music. Check website for events. Locals spot.
11. Croc's 19th Street Bistro
11. Croc's 19th Street Bistro
host-0host-1host-2
12 local reviews
620 19th Street, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 757-428-5444
Kip
Kip
Best place for casual local food and cocktails. Sunday Drag Brunch! Saturday Farmer's Market! Events throughout week. Try the Beet…
Shane
Shane
Awesome Awesome Awesome food. Thurs nights has cheap drinks and the prettiest girls in VA Beach. They also do a Drag Brunch if you're…
Gina
Gina
Croc's has great food, great bar scene and great music. Check website for events. Locals spot.
12. Commonwealth Brewing Company
12. Commonwealth Brewing Company
host-0host-1host-2
16 local reviews
2444 Pleasure House Rd, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
FoodPoint of interestEstablishment
Kaylee
Built in an old fire station, this brewery has tons of character and is super family-friendly. They do not…
Seth
Brewery located right by the bay off Shore Dr. Usually has food trucks but if not The Patriot Pub right down…
Cade
Great beer. Does not serve food but has amazing food truck rotation. You can also bring your own food to…
12. Commonwealth Brewing Company
12. Commonwealth Brewing Company
host-0host-1host-2
16 local reviews
2444 Pleasure House Rd, Virginia Beach
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
Kaylee
Kaylee
Built in an old fire station, this brewery has tons of character and is super family-friendly. They do not make food, but have food trucks…
Seth
Seth
Brewery located right by the bay off Shore Dr. Usually has food trucks but if not The Patriot Pub right down the street is a great option to…
Cade
Cade
Great beer. Does not serve food but has amazing food truck rotation. You can also bring your own food to eat. Dog friendly!