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Chartreuse Bistro

205 E City Hall Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1702
+1 757-965-2137
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
205 E City Hall Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1702
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had met the owner/chef previously and wanted to try it. He bakes his own bread. Farm to table dining. Definately experimenting with flavors, temperatures, combinations but worth the visit and see if its for you. I enjoyed it but its not for the standard customer

Thank edward c
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I happened to be in Norfolk for the day. I was looking ahead of time for a good place for lunch. Well, Chartreuse Bistro was not good it was EXCELLENT! Everything about our lunch was just perfect from the moment we walked...More

Thank Rosemary H
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We spent only one night in Norfolk and were happy to experience the delicious food at Chartreuse Bistro. We both enjoyed the fish and especially the dessert with a good glass of wine ! Recommendation: definitely go!

Thank Asus1912
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Wanted to go for a long time and finally made it! Dinner with my sweetheart was perfect and we enjoyed the service at the bar. A gem...perfect place for a dinner date. The food delicious!

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I had heard amazing things about Chartreuse and was so excited about their "farm-to-table" approach. As a person who loves to cook I was excited to see what the chef would do! We made dinner reservations for my birthday on a Saturday night and had...More

Thank 2greenflamingos
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Excellent, French inspired food with a very extensive wine list. Menu constantly changes. Important to make reservations.

Thank t c
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Because this restaurant is so small and I love it so much, I am hesitant to give it a great review. Hundreds of customers cannot be handled and it would lose its charm. But it would be unfair not to let the public in on...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Sat at the bar and the chef and food are fabulous! He is a true artist. A husband and wife team. She talked with us and is very gracious.

Thank Buckis2334
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is without doubt the best restaurant I have ever eaten in! I know that is strong praise, but I mean it. This young, largely self taught, Norwegian chef has a very bright future ahead of him, I predict. The menu changes daily but on...More

1  Thank WYOfoodie
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Of course I read the reviews on TripAdvisor and settled on this place. It's downright puny inside. Reminds me of a little European bistro. The menu changes daily which is good for me. I had an arugula salad and then a pasta dish. Both really...More

Thank njpk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E City Hall Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1702
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-965-2137
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