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Vintage Tavern

1900 Governors Pointe Dr, Suffolk, VA 23436-1138
+1 757-238-8808
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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1900 Governors Pointe Dr, Suffolk, VA 23436-1138
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of ambiance. Wait staff excellent, food really nice. I had the Shrimp and Grits which was excellent, but first I had their Pimento Cheese and crackers which was way above what I am use to? The desert was really fine.

Thank thebobspain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waiter was great but the food was plain, under seasoned and overpriced for what it was. I don’t mind paying $200 for three people to eat when the food is good. I ordered the Sous Vide Duck. It had no flavor whatsoever. The skin...More

Thank studer0311
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome food and great company. The waiter was very accommodating and helpful. One of my favorite places to go in suffol

Thank pamelak56
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I ordered duck breast which is one of my personal favorites... and went for gluten free potatoes over what came with the dish. No flavor .... the duck just didn't seem to have any flavor and neither did the potatoes...so they brought me what my...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Took my lovely wife here for Valentines Day celebration and had a wonderful time and a wonderful meal. She had a parmigiana encrusted grouper and I had a rack of lamb the was so big I could only eat half of it. Made for a...More

1  Thank tombob7
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We have dined here since it’s opening. There was a time several years ago when the quality of the food just deteriorated. The company brought in the manager from one of their other restaurants to turn the place around. We found the quality to be...More

2  Thank Paul P
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Six of us decided that dinner and drinks at the Vintage Tavern at the bar seating area would be perfect! And it was excellent! (As always!). Couple of Champagnes, couple of martinis.... several appetizers to share... desserts to share. Every bite is superb! Very rustic...More

Thank Meri T
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Went and had dinner at the bar at Vintage Tavern the other night. Great meal and great libations. Happy hour went on from 5 to 6:30 and we had some great glasses of wine for only $5.

1  Thank tombob7
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

This place is a true gem! We had a surprise retirement dinner upstairs and the food and staff we AMAZING! Our drinks were always full and the food was fantastic. It is a bit of a drive from va beach but the 25+ guests would...More

Thank megperry1
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We were feeling a bit frustrated after initially trying to go to the River Stone Chop House and not being able to get a table (after being told to come in - over the phone). We called The Vintage Tavern and made a reservation for...More

1  Thank Billy R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 200
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Governors Pointe Dr, Suffolk, VA 23436-1138
    (Bridge Road / Route 17)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Suffolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-238-8808
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Now open since April, 2006, Vintage Tavern at Governor's Point is owned by Brian and Teresa Mullins. Located in the hunting and fishing community of Northern Suffolk, Virginia the restaurant features 'Seasonally Southern' fare. The menu highlights the best of local and regional Southern dishes and recreates them with authenticity and passion. We are committed to maintaining the food history and culture that makes our community so special. Other features include a dramatic open kitchen, two dining areas both with fireplaces, an outdoor fire pit, outdoor dining on the covered veranda and a 400 plus selection wine list. The perfect place to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or any special occasion. Voted #1 by Hampton Roads magazine 2012 Platinum Plate Awards. Recognized by Open Table as one of America's Top 50 Restaurants in 2009 and 2010, and by Sante magazine for Wine Hospitality in 2010.
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