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Second Street American Bistro

115 Arthur Way, Newport News, VA 23602-9442
+1 757-234-4448
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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115 Arthur Way, Newport News, VA 23602-9442
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1 - 10 of 584 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Food and atmosphere are great, love the relaxing decor. You need to check out the enclosed heated patio...wonderful, can't wait until it snows.

Thank rbeggs8
Reviewed 4 days ago

I eat in this restaurant occasionally and the food is very good. They make probably the best onion rings in the area. I usually go for lunch and they normally have some good specials.

Thank john5136
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited today for a work meeting and was quite shocked at how amazing the atmosphere was, the food selection was diverse and our server Brittany was Awesome!!!! Definitely a place I would visit again sans the co-workers!!

Thank Natashia D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a pleasant surprise - we walked in with no reservations, but were warmly welcomed with a bevy of smiles, and taken back to a nice table where we were delightfully served. The decor is modern and airy, the service is upbeat, attentive...More

Thank Muffarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sort of in the middle of a parking lot or so it seems. But once you get there Great Restaurant. Nice comfortable seating in the dining room and they do have outdoor seating - but it is right next to the parking. The food is...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attentive staff, and great food. Excellent cocktails. I always look forward to a meal at Second Street.

Thank Carlton H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes!!! Happy Hour is all day! This restaurant is very cozy. It also has a nice outdoor dining area. We stopped in for happy hour. The bartenders were top notch and drinks were priced right

Thank KimiLu59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live on the Southside, but when our plans to meet folks from the Peninsula are made, this is where we are now choosing to meet! This was our second visit, and this time Brittany took care of us and did a great job, great...More

1  Thank LindaW60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were 9 of us and our table was ready when we arrived. Our waitress Pamela was very patient and solicitous! I had a berry and goat cheese salad - large enough to share or have for entree. Crab Norfolk bland but that is the...More

Thank sleem50
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

When our team travels for work, we always look for cool local places to eat. We found it! Great food and nice wine selection. From steak, crabcakes or salmon-- everyone really enjoyed their meal. Happy hour appetizers were nice too. A lot of chips with...More

Thank Laura S
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10 September 2017|
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27 December 2016|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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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Description
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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