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Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse

116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1804
+1 757-222-9191
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Byrd and Baldwin is the go to classic high end steakhouse in Norfolk. The steaks are done very well and the sides offered are the typical steakhouse sides, some vegetables, potatoes, etc. The timing of service can be a bit on the slow side but...More

Thank naturistcouple1234
RZ R, Front Office Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, We are so glad you enjoy your experience at Byrd and Baldwin. We pride ourselves on offering exquisite service and food. We always appreciate feedback from customers and we do hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Elegant old style service - so often missing in high end restaurants. The decor is classic and dark. The wait staff are well trained, from the hot towels through to the crumb cleaner, it’s a pleasant relief in restaurant experiences to be treated well while...More

Thank sondrad
RZ R, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We are always striving to increase staff knowledge and service and we will take your notes to the staff for further training. We look forward to seeing you again and please do not hesitate to ask for a...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We visited Byrd and Baldwin for a family birthday celebration. Things went well overall but it was overpriced. We liked most of the offerings but some were not up to standards and the wait time was long on several occasions between courses. Probably the highlight...More

Thank Speck411
RZ R, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your four star review however, from the details you described, I see why it wasn’t quite the five star experience you deserve. As for the 2 ½ hour dinner, we strive to offer an “experience” where our guests can relax and enjoy...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Group dinner here on sat night. Took 3 hours to get our group of 19 fed from a preestablished three course menu. Cosmo was awful. Appletini more passable but still missed the mark... the food, once it arrived was very good. Excellent caesar salad. Filet...More

Thank afrdurham
RZ R, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We will certainly evaluate our cosmopolitan and appletini recipes with the bartenders and make certain they are up to par. As for time it took to enjoy your dinner, three hours is not out of the normal time...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Obviously, from the title of my review, things did not get off to a very good start. To this end, it was not my wish to make other patrons sick to their stomach. Becoming the focus of looks, remarks, and attention has never been my...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a very good experience in this establishment. There were 7 of us, 3 of them children. The waitstaff was very attentive and kind to the children. The steaks were perfectly cooked and the sides totally shareable. The whole family enjoyed the experience.

Thank geridicola
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My wife and I visited Norfolk recently to celebrate our son's birthday, and wanted to treat him to a local steakhouse. We could not have been more pleased with our experience. Byrd and Baldwin Bros. is a wonderful restaurant conveniently located near the downtown hotels....More

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I went later on a Friday evening for dinner. We really enjoyed our food. The only thing we were disappointed by were the oysters. They were very small. My husband got 6 as an appetizer and there was 1 of the 6...More

Thank Shelly R
Reviewed 19 June 2017

My wife found out about the restaurant and we went for my retirement rom education. It was a delight. It is not cheap for the area but worth it, It is a steak houser primarily, and has a nice semi-masculine decor. Service was top notch...More

Thank Calvin M
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent reception, amazing starters, top quality beef choices. I think its a must if you visit Norfolk.

Thank spyridon b
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Thanks for your great review ... We do offer the finest line of beef . We strive to do better everyday. Thanks Again

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Joann J
21 April 2015|
Response from RZ R | Property representative |
We offer valet parking , there is also plenty of on street parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 48
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1804
    (Granby Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-222-9191
  • E-mail
Located in a historic 1906 building in the heart of Downtown Norfolk, Byrd & Baldwin Brothers is proud to serve the finest steaks in our area. Our traditional, yet creative menu includes first quality steaks,chops,seafood & poultry, served by our experienced and dedicated wait staff. Our in house Sommelier's will be pleased to assist you in choosing the perfect wine from our extensive list of over 300 labels to accompany your meal. With over a 98 per cent approval rating on all comment cards, we continue to strive for perfection, and we would be honored with the opportunity to serve you.
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