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Second Street American Bistro

115 Arthur Way, Newport News, VA 23602-9442
+1 757-234-4448
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
115 Arthur Way, Newport News, VA 23602-9442
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Such a great atmosphere. The food is always great with good sized portions. I always want to try the gorgeous looking desserts but never have the room.

Thank Mom3ler
Reviewed 5 days ago

We called to place our name in the queue for a table, since no reservations were being accepted for a Saturday evening in June. We were seated immediately when we arrived --- just about 10 minutes later---at an outside table in a beautifully lit garden...More

Thank Jaspan46
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I were at Second Street Bistro on Monday May 28th and we had a great meal, beautifully presented and expertly served by Tommy. We thoroughly enjoyed the evening, and were only sorry that we weren't hungrier - we could have indulged more....More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a spicy shrimp it was also GREAT 👍 my grandson and I had bison meatloaf it was very good my granddaughter had the crab and corn chowder very good my wife had chicken pasta also very good.

Thank bob p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just had an outstanding lunch at Second St Bistro. The food was excellence, the service was superior, and the ambiance was warm and friendly. My business partner had the soup and 1/2 sandwich special, my wife had the Summer Berry Salad and I had...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our food, service and atmosphere was wonderful! The wait staff were friendly and very efficient. The food was superb, everyone ordered something different - salad, sandwich of the day, and chicken wraps and it was equally enjoyed by all!

Thank kathymelo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Had an amazing lunch today at second street. My server Jess was so helpful and polite. The teriyaki chicken lettuce wraps were the perfect lunch & I could not have been happier with my service/meal. 10/10 would recommend.

Thank lexanderson2201
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. We were seated right away and had fantastic service. We were a party of six and everything that everyone ordered looked great. Everyone in our group really enjoyed their food. It was all presented really well and...More

Thank rugbynut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked the private dining room here for an anniversary celebration with a group of 12. Service was great, the staff made sure we had what we needed, but was not obtrusive. We were able to sample a lot of items on both the...More

Thank fabdog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently took a large party (of 9) at somewhat late notice for college graduation dinner. Everyone loved the entrees, appetizers, and there was a wonderful wine selection with decent prices. We were pleasantly surprised, and our server made sure we were served promptly with...More

Thank Alicat1964
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Yes.just go to their website
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Response from Mickey47 | Property representative |
Sure do!!! Our website has the kids menu posted. I wanted to include a link but Tripadvisor does not allow website links..read below...thanks hope to see you - Sorry, questions may not include HTML or website links... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Arthur Way, Newport News, VA 23602-9442
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-234-4448
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Our large menu features local seafood, chicken and steak entrees, handmade burgers, unique Italian dishes, overstuffed sandwiches, kid friendly foods, munchies, fresh soups and salads, extensive, wine list and a relaxed separate bar area for socializing. Our outdoor patio offers a different dining experience while utilizing the same menus as the dining room and the bar "Second Street is a Casual Upscale Restaurant Marked by a menu full of unique and delicious culinary twists, stunning decor throughout, a comfortable atmosphere and a fresh upscale vibe unmatched in Newport News." Upscale casual without being "Uppity"
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